Category: Training and seminars

TAPPI Nanotechnogy Division Webinar

How to Use Rheology to Characterize and Formulate Nanofibre Based Materials November 9, 2016 – 12:00pm – 1:00pm EST No cost to attend, but you must register. This one-hour webinar reviews rheological test methods and typical characteristics of CNC and CNF suspensions.  Steady shear, oscillation, creep and stress relaxation methods will be discussed. Effects of CNC, CNF concentration, their interactions with solvents, polymers, surfactants and other colloidal matter and flocculation, dispersion will be discussed. CNC and CNF in composites, drilling…

How to improve your paper machine performance – presented by IBC Paper Training

IBC Paper Training is organising a web seminar on How to improve your paper machine performance. Register for the live or  streamed version.  The seminar will provide tips to reduce total operating costs and improve your paper machine efficiency.  Learn how to understand, measure and analyse key parameters on your paper machine. Contact: ISABELLE.BARET@IBCPAPERTRAINING.COM IBCPAPERTRAINING@GMAIL.COM…

VTT Webinar to Explore Low CAPEX Solutions for Thermochemical Biorefinery Investments

The VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland will conduct a free webinar on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, on Low CAPEX Solutions for Thermomechanical Biorefinery Investments. The webinar will focus on new technologies for converting residues and waste to high-value products. It will take place at 3 p.m. London time, 10 a.m. New York time, and 5 p.m. Helsinki time. Register online for this special webinar. The VTT webinar will explore the global trends and patent environment of large biorefinery investments.” It…

ICFR Seminar – Biorefineries Technologies in the Forest Products Industries

The seminar – Biorefineries Technologies in the Forest Products Industries – is being held this week on Friday 14 October 2016, at 13h45 for 14h00 -15h00 in the ICFR Conference Room, ICFR, Pietermaritzburg, UKZN, Carbis Rd. It will be presented by CSIR’s Dr Bruce Sithole. Dr Bruce Sithole is a Principal Researcher and Director at the Forestry & Forest Products Research Centre, University of KwaZulu-Natal/Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Durban. Dr Sithole leads a programme which is focused on development of new value chains…