Highly effective seminars and hands-on workshops held several times throughout the year

The Plastics Seminars and Workshops at the University of Massachusetts Lowell are highly respected throughout the plastics industry as a proven method of gaining both theoretical and practical information. Offered by the Division of Online and Continuing Education and the Department of Plastics Engineering for more than 30 years, these seminars and workshops provide effective technical instruction applicable to plastics materials, processes, design and quality control. Seminars are taught by world-renowned faculty and industry leaders. The following training sessions are available at a number of different times during the year.

2017 Seminars and Workshops

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Executive Series

Course Date/Time Course # Price
New!
Plastics Competitive Strategy 101
Dr. David Kazmer
July 10-11
8:30am-5:00pm
00.765-012 $1,495
CLOSED

Emerging Technologies

Course Date/Time Course # Price
New!
Green Polymer Processing
Dr. Javier Vera-Sorroche
July 19-21


8:30am-5:00pm
00.766-012 $1,350
CLOSED
Plastics and Sustainability: Introduction to Plastics, Elastomers and Additives from Renewable Resources
Dr. Ramaswamy Nagarajan
June 9


8:30am-5:00pm
00.754-011 $695
CLOSED

Injection Molding

Course Date/Time Course # Price
Injection Molding
Andy Routsis
March 13-17
00.716-002 $1,695 CLOSED
Dr. Stephen Johnston
June 19-23
August 14-18
8:30am-5:00pm
00.716-011
00.716-021
CLOSED
Plastic Part Design for Injection Molding
Dr. Stephen Johnston
June 12-15
August 7-10
8:30am-5:00pm
00.725-011 00.725-021
$1,525
CLOSED
Introduction to Injection Molding Simulation
Ana Maria Marin
August 3-4


8:30am-5:00pm
00.760-021 $995
CLOSED
Injection Mold Design
Steve Thibeault
June 12-14
July 31-August 2
8:30am-5:00pm
00.726-011 00.726-021
$1,350 Register Now
Robust Process Development and Scientific Molding
Suhas Kulkarni
July 12-14
August 2-4
8:30am-5:00pm
00.755-012 00.755-021
$1,350
CLOSED

Materials

Course Date/Time Course # Price
Fundamentals of Plastics: Commercial Polymeric Materials
Professor Stephen Burke Driscoll
January 9-11
June 5-7
8:30am-5:00pm
00.735-001 00.735-011
$1,350
CLOSED
Coloration of Engineering Thermoplastics
Dr. Alex Shakhnovich
March 16-17


8:30am-5:00pm
00.762-002 $995
CLOSED
Mechanical, Physical, and Rheological Properties of Materials, Blends and Composites
Dr. Stephen McCarthy and Dr. Eliad Cohen
June 5-9
July 17-21
August 14-18
8:30am-5:00pm
00.723-011 00.723-012
00.723-021
$1,695
CLOSED

Product Design & Development

Course Date/Time Course # Price
Industrial Design and Plastic Product Design
Michael Paloian
March 13-15
August 7-9

8:30am-5:00pm
00.758-002 00.758-021
$1,350
CLOSED
Engineering Plastics for Competitive Positioning
Professor Stephen Burke Driscoll
June 19-21

8:30am-5:00pm
00.734-011 $1,350
CLOSED
Fundamentals of Plastics Testing
Professor Stephen Burke Driscoll
March 13-15


8:30am-5:00pm
00.748-002 $1,350
CLOSED

Extrusion

Course Date/Time Course # Price
Extrusion
Dr. Carol Barry
July 10-12
August 7-9
8:30am-5:00pm
00.728-012 00.728-021
$1,350
CLOSED
Extrusion Die Engineering
Dr. John Perdikoulias and Vijay Kudchadkar
June 22-23


8:30am-5:00pm
00.750-011 $995
CLOSED
Applied Extrusion Coating for Industry: Processing & Troubleshooting
Thomas Bezigian
July 20-21


8:30am-5:00pm
00.732-012 $995
CLOSED
Twin Screw Extrusion & Simulation
Dr. Francis Lai
July 17-18


8:30am-5:00pm
00.763-012 $1,195
CLOSED