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Next International Rubber Conference announced

2013’s International Rubber Conference will take place from March 20 to 22 in Paris, France organized by the AFICEP under the sponsorship of the IRCO.

The three days will provide an opportunity for the entire rubber industry to demonstrate its influence worldwide; promote this material, its innumerable uses, its strengths, and innovations; and exchange ideas, research, and scientific, technical, and economic advances to help develop expertise.

The trade fair will bring together all companies operating in this industry: raw material suppliers, distributors, processors of any material, product blend manufacturers, equipment and machinery manufacturers, control and measurement systems, design offices, research and training centers, clusters, competitiveness poles and government agencies. The event will enable them to showcase their expertize.

The Annual World Congress, alternating plenary conferences and workshops, will be held during the trade fair. Based on advanced research and development, the Congress will cover scientific and technical research, production, development, and rubber and polymer use topics.


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