September 9-12, 2019 in Schaumburg, Illinois
Industry leaders and silicone experts will convene at LSR 2019 to discuss technological and scientific developments in liquid silicon rubber and related materials and explore new commercial uses for LSR in various markets (medical, automotive, electronics, consumer products, and more). It is a unique opportunity to:
Part and process design
Industries / Applications
Geri Anderson, M.R. Mold & Engineering
Steven Broadbent, ACH-Solution USA
Rick Finnie, M.R. Mold & Engineering
Oliver Franssen, Momentive Performance Materials
Juergen Giesow, Arburg
Amos Golovoy, AG Research
Thomas Jenkins, R.D. Abbott Company
Markus Landl, The RICO Group
Kurt Manigatter, ELMET GmbH
Lynn Momrow-Zielinski, Extreme Molding
Victor Morando, Dymotek
NEW for LSR 2019:
The Schaumburg, Illinois location of LSR 2019 affords the unique opportunity to participate in a half-day workshop at Sigmasoft’s local facility. Limited to 25 participants, the workshop will include hands-on learning about LSR simulation.
The conference will be held at the Chicago Marriott Schaumburg.
Chicago Marriott Schaumburg
50 N Martingale Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173
A block of rooms has been reserved for conference attendees at a special rate of $155 per night. You are responsible for making your hotel room reservation. The cut-off date for our block of rooms is July 31, 2019. The hotel may not guarantee a room after that date.
To receive the special room rate:
Attendees can reserve their rooms at the conference rate here.
Call 800-228-9290 and request the LSR 2019 group rate for Executive Conference Management.
Papers are still being accepted for inclusion in the LSR 2019 program. Interested professionals should submit their proposal and credentials to Amos Golovoy.
Many thanks to our LSR 2019 sponsors
Interested in sponsoring LSR 2019?
Sponsors receive 2 free admissions to the conference, one free tabletop at the Exhibit, and their logo will be will be posted on the webpage of LSR 2019, as well as on screen during the conference.
ALL FORM SILICONE
APPLIED MEDICAL TECH.
DIAMOND TOOL & ENGINEERING
DOPAG (US) LTD.
ELMET NORTH AMERICA
EVONIK RESOURCE EFFICIENCY
FOREST CITY TECHNOLOGIES
HM ROYAL, INC.
HUSKY INJECTION MOLDING
KDL PRECISION MOLDING
KRAUSS MAFFEI GROUP
M.R. MOLD & ENGINEERING
PLASTICS MACHINERY MAGAZINE
PROMED MOLDED PRODUCTS
R.D. ABBOTT CO.
RAS SILICONE CONSULTING
ROBIN INDUSTRIES HEALTHCARE
SHIN-ETSU POLYMER AMERICA
SIGMA PLASTIC SERVICES
SILCOTECH NORTH AMERICA
SIMTEC SILICONE PARTS
TRADEMARK PLASTICS, INC.
TRELLEBORG SEALING SOLUTIONS
UNIVERSITY OF KASSEL
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA
YUDO VALUERPRO LAB CANADA
VULCANIZADOS INDUST. ALVAREZ
“Highly valuable conference. We made a lot of new contacts and refreshed existing ones. Good networking opportunities during the conference.” —Agnes Steckler, Nusil
“High value conference. Many relevant topics from industry leaders.” —Adam Cernohous, 3M
“I really enjoyed the conference and have already recommended it to several people.”—Sherry Anderson, Shin Etsu Silicones.
“High quality and great value event. It was a very targeted audience and I was able to meet most of the key global people.” —Paul Wheeler, Lord Corp.
“Good information on a broad range of topics.”—David Stuursma. Advanced Bionics
“The quality of speakers and total amount of people was excellent.” —David Gwaltney, Applied Medical.
“High value conference. It gave me more exposure to current developments in the industry, and offered opportunities to learn from leading experts.” —Candice Zhang, Nusil
“Excellent initiative and great opportunity to network. Excellent organization.” —Paul Massicotte, PlasAI inc.
“Very valuable as this is a new technology for me,” —Tom Neehan, Eastman Chemical.
“Thank you for a very informative conference,” —Lewis Fiecke, Turck Co.
“Extremely valuable conference from a networking perspective as well as learning about new technologies and market interests,” —Pradnya Parulekar, Nusil.
“Thanks for putting together a well-run conference. Highly valuable event. Congrats!” —Steve Wilsom, Cold Jet.
“A very well planned program and topics that were designed to teach, not sell.” —William Inman, Dow Corning.
“Extremely valuable conference, Regarding technical aspects and what is going on in the industry,” —Steve Erickson, Resmed
The SIGMASOFT® Virtual Molding LSR Workshop will provide LSR 2019 attendees the opportunity to sign up for a unique hands-on experience with SIGMASOFT® Virtual Molding and understand how it can be applied to address their molding needs. With the assistance of the SIGMA Academy staff, participants will gain an understanding of utilizing real world material data and the importance of capturing the correct manufacturing inputs from the production floor and implementing them into SIGMASOFT® Virtual Molding software. The attendees will also review the types of results that can be used to be applied to LSR parts to further aid in addressing their manufacturing needs. Finally, an advanced approach of the software will be discussed that focuses on utilizing the ability to carry out Virtual Design of Experiments and take advantage of Autonomous Optimization, allowing SIGMASOFT® Virtual Molding to find the optimal solution!
The workshop will be at SIGMA Plastic Services, 10 N. Martingale Road, Suite 620, Schaumburg, IL 60173. It is a nine minute walk from the Marriott Chicago Schaumburg Hotel, or you may take advantage of the hotel’s shuttle service to and from the SIGMA facility.
Time: Monday September 9, 2019, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. Lunch will be provided.
Note: The workshop is only available to LSR 2019 attendees and is limited to 25 people on first come first served basis. To register, please select the conference registration + workshop option in the Registration tab.