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 Graduate, Online & Professional Studies 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.

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Seminars and Workshops

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All seminars are held from 8:30am to 5pm.

NOTE: Registrations have been finalized for most 2020 Plastics Seminars. We encourage you to review the descriptions for these offerings and join us in 2021. We anticipate registration for 2021 offerings opening in Fall 2020. Email Corporate_Education@uml.edu for more information.

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Course/Instructor Date Course # Price
August 3-5
00.717-002 $1,500 Register Now
Injection Molding
Dr. Stephen Johnston
TBD
00.716-011 TBD
Available 2021
TBD
00.716-012 TBD
Available 2021
TBD
00.747-011 TBD
Available 2021
Extrusion
Dr. Carol Barry
TBD
00.728-011 TBD
Available 2021
TBD
00.728-012 TBD
Available 2021
TBD
00.774-011 TBD
Available 2021
New!
Polymer Foaming
Dr. Amir Ameli
TBD
00.777-012 TBD
Available 2021
TBD
00.763-012 TBD
Available 2021
TBD
00.755-012 TBD
Available 2021

Design

Course/Instructor Date Course # Price
Fall 2020
00.558-012 $1,500
Coming Soon
Injection Mold Design
Steve Thibeault
TBD
00.526-011 TBD
Available 2021
TBD
00.526-021 TBD
Available 2021
TBD
00.525-011 TBD
Available 2021
TBD
00.525-012 TBD
Available 2021
TBD
00.525-021 TBD
Available 2021

Materials

Course/Instructor Date Course # Price
Fundamentals of Plastics Testing
Professor Stephen Burke Driscoll
TBD
00.648-002 TBD
Available 2021
TBD
00.667-011 TBD
Available 2021
TBD
00.667-012 TBD
Available 2021
TBD
00.667-021 TBD
Available 2021
New!
Plastics and Sustainability
Dr. Ramaswamy Nagarajan and Dr. Wan Ting (Grace) Chen
TBD
00.654-021 TBD
Available 2021