Abstract Deadline: September 9, 2016
-- The Polyurethane Foam Association is accepting proposals for technical presentations for its FallTechnical Program,November 3, at the Omni La Mansion del Rio in San Antonio, TX.

Authors must submit an abstract with request for presentation. Presentations must not exceed 30 minutes in length. A written paper and slide file are also required to become part of PFA's online information library.

The Paper Selection Process
To be eligible for presentation, papers must have a non-sales focus and specifically address topics related to slabstock or molded flexible polyurethane production, raw material developments, environmental performance, product evaluation, novel commercial applications, or production control, and be based on actual production applications.
Deadline for submitting an abstract for proposed presentation is September 9, 2016.
To submit a proposal or for more information, please contact Bob Luedeka by email (rluedeka@pfa.org) or telephone (865.657.9840).

$500 Technical Excellence Award
Based on a program that includes at least 6 technical papers, the presentations will be scored to compete for a $500 Technical Excellence Award provided by the Herman Stone Family Endowment.

Discounted rooms will be available for reservation beginning August 22, 2016..

Meeting Schedule
PFA Industry Issues Session - Wednesday November 2, 2016
General Business Meeting & Technical Program - Thursday November 3, 2016

Founded in 1980, Polyurethane Foam Association technical programs have provided opportunities for more than 300 presentations. Abstracts of past presentations are available online at www.pfa.org/abstracts

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