Come Visit US Cast at the 2014 IAPD Convention

US Cast is once again going to be an exhibiting manufacturer at the IAPD Convention & Plastics Expo. This year's event marks its 58th anniversary and it is being held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Downtown Chicago from October 27 through October 30.

This is a great opportunity to meet US Cast and see first-hand the quality of our cast acrylic rods and tubes. Visit US Cast at the Expo on Thursday in Booth #201. Here's everything you need to know about this year's Expo.

What to Expect at the 2014 IAPD Convention & Plastics Expo

The IAPD Convention & Plastics Expo is where those in the plastics industry have the opportunity to talk face to face with designers, engineers, OEMs, and others about the advantageous properties of plastics and how the material can be used to help improve all manner of applications.

Over the course of this three-day event, attendees will be able to partake in valuable sales and business training sessions, technical sessions, workshops, keynote lectures, and more. There will also be a Plastics Application Design Competition for corporate and collegiate designers and plenty of networking opportunities throughout the convention.

On the convention's final day, there will be a Closing Party held at the House of Blues Chicago.

How to Register for the Expo

If you want to attend this year's event, you can register online by clicking here. The fees to register do vary depending on when you register, what your profession is, and whether or not you are an IAPD member.

Registration fees for the full three-day convention are as follows:

  • $715 for IAPD members (and $275 for companions)  
  • $1,200 for non-members (and $375 for companions)

A one-day registration is available for those who want to attend the Expo's final day only on Thursday, October 30th. The fees for one-day registrations are as follows:

  • Distributors and fabricators - $99 for IAPD members and $199 for non-members
  • Manufacturers, manufacturers’ representatives, resin manufacturers, recyclers, and associated products and service professionals - $299 for IAPD members and $399 for non-members
  • OEMs, designers, specifiers, engineers, students, MROs, and faculty members – admission is free (includes access to Thursday's Expo, educational sessions, lunch, and closing party)

Attend the 2014 IAPD Convention & Plastics Expo and Discover the Benefits of Plastic

The IAPD Convention & Plastics Expo is where the leading manufacturers in the plastic and resin industry convene to discuss tactics, goals, processes, and more. If you are in the industry and you can only attend one convention this year, make this the one!

As one of the leading manufacturers of cast acrylic rods and tubes, US Cast will be in attendance at Booth #201 on Thursday and we look forward to meeting old friends and making new ones. Register to attend the convention before Friday, September 26 and you'll get an early bird discount of $100. Don't wait – register to attend the 2014 IAPD Convention & Plastics Expo today!


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