Extrusion Coating Course

Neenah, Wisconsin
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

A 3-Day Course to help students learn about basic resin and equipment technology that have applications in extrusion coating application process.

August 15-17th - A 3-Day Course to Explore Best Practices and Equipment Technology that Apply to Extrusion Coating Applications

This popular course is designed to help you learn about basic resin and equipment technology (extruders, dies, and auxiliary equipment) that have applications in the extrusion coating application process. You will obtain detailed instruction for equipment and process technology specific to the extrusion coating process. The course is planned for August 15-17, 2017 at the Riverwalk Hotel in Neenah, WI.  

Your instructors will consist of a team of experts in the field discussing commonly faced problems in extrusion coating. Early Bird Deadline: 7/17/17.  Space is limited, so register early.

By attending this course, you can expect to:

  • Streamline processes
  • Achieve product design requirements and end uses
  • Maintain equipment
  • Address safety concerns
  • Anticipate and resolve problems
  • Earn 2.5 CEU credits

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In addition to the training, you will also be able to participate in networking events such as the Tabletop Exhibit and Reception, as well as an Evening Event at the EAA Museum.

On Wednesday, August 16th, Extrusion Coating Course attendees will be heading to the famous EAA AirVenture Museum in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. With a collection of more than 200 historic airplanes along with world-class galleries and displays, the EAA AirVenture Museum is a year-round destination, combining the passion of aviation's past with the promise of its exciting future.

The museum will be reserved that evening for our private event, and food and drinks will be provided. A special "Thank You" is extended to our evening event sponsor Westlake Chemicals. 


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Learn with Your Peers

Learn about basic resin and equipment technology in the extrusion coating application process.

Check out the rates for this informative course.

Register for this popular 3-day course featuring presentations from top industry experts.

Registration Options     By 7/24/17     After 7/24/17
   Member  $ 1,295  $ 1,495
   Non-Member  $ 1,650  $ 1,845
   Join & Save  $ 1,469  $ 1,669
Group Discount 3+    
   Member  $ 1,145  $ 1,345
   Non-Member  $ 1,445  $ 1,645
   Group Join & Save 3+  $ 1,319  $ 1,519


Cancellation Policy:
If you find that you have to cancel, your full registration fee will be refunded if TAPPI's Registration Department receives written notification (fax acceptable at +1.770.209.7206) by 7/14/17.  Please note:  There will be a 50% refund for all written cancellations made after 7/14/17 but no later than 5 business days prior to the start of the conference 8/8/17.  Understandably, after this time, no refunds can be issued. Substitutions, however, will be accepted any time without a penalty.
100% - Cancellation received by 7/14/17.
50% -  Cancellations received after 7/14/17 and no later than 8/8/17.
NO REFUND - Cancellations received after 8/8/17.

Extrusion Coating Course Schedule

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Download a copy of the Extrusion Coating Course Schedule

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If you have questions or are seeking additional information about the course, contact:

Kristi Ledbetter
Converting Division Manager
15 Technology Parkway South
Suite 115
Peachtree Corners, GA  30092


Build strong business relationships within the industry.

Participants at the 2017 TAPPI Extrusion Coating Course will be looking for the latest technology and new product introductions. Make sure that your company is in attendance to help them.  Your sponsorship will put your organization front and center to reach the top experts in the field, network with colleagues, peers, and customers in order to create awareness for your latest products and services.

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For travel info to 3-Day technical course

Riverwalk Hotel in Neenah

Riverwalk Hotel Downtown Neenah
123 E. Wisconsin Ave. 
Neenah, WI  54956
Phone: (920) 725-8441
Fax: (920) 725-4387

TAPPI Hotel Room Rate & Tax - $109 Single/Double, Breakfast is included for up to two (2) adults per room

You may make your reservation by the following methods:

  1. Visit your unique group booking page:  TAPPI

    You may need to copy and paste the link into your browser:

  2. Call the hotel directly at 920-725-8441.

When calling to make reservations, please request the TAPPI or mention group code: ECC. Please make your reservations as soon as possible in order to receive the group rate. 

All reservations require a credit card guarantee at the time of reservation. Individual reservations may be cancelled up to 24 hours prior to arrival without penalty.

General Information
For questions, special requests, or direct reservations, speak directly with dedicated Front Desk Staff to answer your questions and to book your next stay!

Experience the most relaxing and rewarding stay at the Riverwalk Hotel Downtown Neenah. Located in the heart of historic downtown Neenah, Wisconsin, guests can enjoy nearby walking trails, views of the Fox River, as well an eventful downtown shopping scene.

The hotel features 107 spacious guest rooms overlooking the Fox River. Enjoy the Riverwalk's Scenic ParksDowntown Neenah Shopping District  and  Historic Paper Baron Mansions. For guest convenience and enjoyment also offered:

  • 24-hour Pool & Fitness Center
  • Whirlpool
  • Guest Computer Access
  • On-site Bar and Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Special Events for Guests
  • Complimentary Coffee, Tea and Fresh Fruit
  • Self parking

For guests looking to experience a unique outing, the EAA AirVenture Museum and Lambeau Field, home of the Green Bay Packers, are both only a short drive away.

Did you know?

  • The hotel features a collection of 11 Frederic Remington Statues.
  • The Fitness Center and pool are open 24-hours!
  • Each guest room features a 37" Flat screen TV!
  • The hotel is located blocks away from the Neenah (Kimberly Point) Lighthouse and Lake Winnebago.

Travel Info to Neenah, WI

The closest airport to Neenah, Wisconsin is the Appleton airport. The Green Bay airport is an additional option for air travel. 

Directions From Green Bay/Appleton: 
Highway 41 South to Main Street
Exit 132
Go East 1.5 miles to hotel
*Main St becomes Wisconsin Ave as you enter downtown area.

Directions From Milwaukee/Oshkosh:
Highway 41 North to Main Street
Exit 132
Go East 1.5 miles to hotel.
*Main St becomes Wisconsin Ave as you enter downtown area.

Click here for a viewable map.

Please Note:
TAPPI has negotiated special hotel rates, often with special amenities and/or discounts. You don't want to miss out on these; rooms outside our block may be much more expensive and will not include the special offers. If you utilize a travel agent or company travel department, please let them know about the procedures.  

Travel Visa Info
For more information on Travel Visas, please visit TAPPI's website for Travel Visa Information.  

Additional resources discounted with course registration.

Special Pricing Only Available Through Course Registration. 

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2017 Extrusion Coating Symposium Bookstore

Extrusion Coating Manual, 5th Edition
Member: $160.50   List Price: $209.95
(Registered attendees will receive one copy of this new 5th edition as part of the course materials).

The Ultimate Roll and Web Defect Troubleshooting Guide - PRINT
Course discount:  $119

The Ultimate Roll and Web Defect Troubleshooting Guide - E-BOOK
Course discount:  $119


The Ultimate Roll and Web Defect Troubleshooting Guide - (E-BOOK and PRINT)
Course discount:  $179

Winding Machines: Mechanics and Measurements
Course discount:  $130

Film Extrusion Manual, Second Edition
Course discount:  $122

Corrugated Adhesive Preparation
Member:  $100   Non-member: $150
Handbook for P&P Technologists, 4th Edition
Member:  $95   Non-member: $123

Packaging & Transportation Forensics
Member:  $125   Non-member: $150

Protective Packaging for Distribution
Member:  $140   Non-member: $160

Fundamentals of Pkg. Technology
Member:  $210   Non-member: $240

Handbook of Pulp and Paper Technologist (The Smook Book) FOURTH edition
Member: $95   Non-member:  $123

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