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Register Today

3 or more from one company 10% discount. Must call 419-867-5424

3 or more from one company 10% discount. Must call 419-867-5424

Register Today!

 The Chicago Marriott O’Hare is sold out, however the Marriott Suites O’Hare is offering a small block of rooms at a discounted rate of $167USD. The last day to book these room is Sept. 24, 2014. Please click her to make reservations:

Book your group rate: Society of Plastics Engineers Room Block >>

Blow Molding Processes – Sun., Oct. 5th – 1:00-4:30 p.m.

Day One – Mon., Oct. 6th  – 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
followed by Strolling Dinner & Awards Program

Day Two – Tues., Oct. 7th – 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

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ABC 2014 30th Annual Blow Molding Conference October 6th & 7th, 2014

The Chicago Marriott O’Hare, Chicago IL

The Chicago Marriott O’Hare will be the site of the 2014 Annual Blow Molding Conference. Chicago is the largest midwest city and centrally located; boasting a State-of-art Airport with non-stop service to hundreds of cities across the U.S. and around the world. Many plastics related businesses and manufacturing sites within driving distance of Chicago making this an ideal location for the ABC. Make plans now to attend this premier event solely for the blow molding industry!

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Why Chicago?

Centrally located, Chicago is the largest midwest city and centrally located; boasting a State-of-art Airport with non-stop service to hundreds of cities across the U.S. and around the world.

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Speakers and Topics

Technical presentations for the 3oth Annual Blow Mold Conference will include such topics as:

    • Shale Gas Impacts and Bio-Polymers
    • Fuel Tank Technology and Advancements
    • New Machine Technologies
    • How Design and Engineering Work Together
    • Energy and Tax Strategies
    • Simulation and Modelling
    • Coatings and Sustainability
    • Foam and Mold Technology
    • And many more…
    • Along with the always popular Blow Molding Processes (formerly  Plastics 101’s)

Click here for a full list of speakers and topics

Sponsorship and Exhibit Opportunities

Highlight your company’s profile at the conference and support the SPE Blow Molding Division. Your sponsorship dollars provide educational grants to students, help recruit new members to the Division and support the Annual Blow Molding Conference—an unparalleled networking platform for current and prospective blow molding professionals. Click here for Sponsor Benefits & Registration Form

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Sponsorship and Exhibits

Get Started Early With Plastics Fundamental Sessions Sunday, Oct. 5th from 1:00-4:30PM

Start your conference experience early by attending comprehensive mini-sessions featuring instruction on the technology, processes, troubleshooting and methodologies of blow molding. Led by industry experts, these sessions will provide invaluable insights, suggestions and solutions!

Transportation

The Chicago Marriott O’Hare is located approximately three miles east of O’Hare Airport. The hotel provides complimentary 24-hour airport shuttle service from O’Hare Airport only. Shuttles run every 20 minutes from 5AM to 12AM; after midnight, every 30 minutes. Please call (773) 693-4444 directly to scheule a pick-up after midnight. Subway fare is $2.25USD (one way) and estimated taxi fare is $15USD (one-way).  The Marriott O’Hare is located 20 miles south of Midway Airport. There is no hotel shuttle at this location. Estimated taxi fare from Midway is $50USD (one-way). On-site hotel parking is $27USD per day.