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2014
September
2
Formulation
Formulation
Water-based film inks: Advanced Formulation
Acquire the specialized practical knowledge you need to formulate waterborne flexo and gravure inks for today’s demanding packaging films. In this course you’ll...
Terence KennethPresented by
Terence Kenneth
September
11
Formulation
Formulation
Printed Electronics: Coatings & Inks Conductive Fillers Selection
Meet more easily the demand for cost-effective printed electronics by improving your selection & use of conductive fillers in coatings & inks formulations....
Presented by
Michael Mastropietro
September
17
Formulation
Formulation
TiO2 Optimization: Practical Formulation Strategies
Smartly optimize your TiO2 loadings and keep your coatings and inks cost under control while maintaining quality by reviewing how to proceed in practice. Jochum...
Jochum  BeetsmaPresented by
Jochum Beetsma
September
23
Methodology
Methodology
Searching & Mapping US Patents for Patentability (Part 1)
Expand your skills at searching and mapping patents and reduce risk of missing an important one that could ruin your own patentability or freedom to operate by...
Laurence PearsonPresented by
Laurence Pearson
October
2
Formulation
Formulation
Driers for Alkyd Coatings: Optimal Selection & Use
Optimize your coating drying profile and improve related performance (film hardness, durability...) by selecting and using catalysts (metal carboxylates,...
Johan BielemanPresented by
Johan Bieleman
October
7
Methodology
Methodology
Searching & Mapping US Patents for Freedom To Practice (Part 2)
Failure to find and understand the claims in a competitor’s patent can result in expense in terms of law suits or lost business and lost opportunity in not...
Laurence PearsonPresented by
Laurence Pearson
October
8
Formulation
Formulation
Optimizing Adhesion to Metal (inks, lacquers, structural adhesives...)
Optimize adhesion to metal substrates by letting Gary Critchlow show you how to best use surface analysis (AES, XPS, SIMS, tensile testing, wedge testing,...
Dr. Gary CritchlowPresented by
Dr. Gary Critchlow
October
14
Formulation
Formulation
Pigment Dispersion & Stabilization in Practice
Get rid of your dispersion issues by translating theory into pragmatic procedures and key attention points for optimum results (color development, hiding power,...
Jochum  BeetsmaPresented by
Jochum Beetsma
October
29
Methodology
Methodology
Design of Experiment:Step-by-Step Approach for Easy Implementation (Part-1)
Add speed to your experimental practices and learn how to run fewer experiments with higher outputs (optimal condition, performance levels, interaction...)....
Rogier van DuinPresented by
Rogier van Duin
November
4
Formulation
Formulation
UV/ EB Coatings: Optimizing Curing in Practice
Optimize the curing profile of your UV system for coatings or adhesives. The course will briefly review the basics and then will discuss recent developments in...
Mike ClingermanPresented by
Mike Clingerman
November
12
Methodology
Methodology
Design of Experiment:Step-by-Step Approach for Easy Implementation (Part-2)
Add speed to your experimental practices and learn how to run fewer experiments with higher outputs (optimal condition, performance levels, interaction...)....
Rogier van DuinPresented by
Rogier van Duin
November
13
Formulation
Formulation
Solving Surface / Interfacial Tension Issues (Wetting, Leveling…)
Achieve better performance (wetting, flow- and leveling, substrate wetting, color development...) and solve faster typical issues related to high surface...
Johan BielemanPresented by
Johan Bieleman
November
19
Regulation
Regulation
New US Patent Law: Impact on Your Existing IP Strategy
Understand what 'America Invents Act' is all about, what is its effect on current patenting procedures and norms and how will it impact your patent strategy....
Laurence PearsonPresented by
Laurence Pearson
November
20
Formulation
Formulation
Solving Film Defects Faster (Part 1)
Save time and money by avoiding and solving faster film defects (cratering, pinholing, crawling, floating...) of your coatings and inks with this 2-part...
Jochum  BeetsmaPresented by
Jochum Beetsma
November
26
Formulation
Formulation
Solvent Optimization in Industrial Coatings
Keep reducing VOC levels in your industrial coatings while meeting regulation and safety requirements by optimizing selection of solvents for higher...
François MagninPresented by
François Magnin
December
4
Formulation
Formulation
Solving Coating Film Defects Part-2
Achieve faster optimal adhesion performance with your coatings by reviewing origin of adhesive failure and compatible solutions (pre-treatment, additives...)...
Jochum  BeetsmaPresented by
Jochum Beetsma

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