Annual Meeting

The most important sharing of industry knowledge takes place at our annual meeting each year. 

The TRFA Annual Meeting intends to be the premier forum in the thermoset industry to interact and exchange knowledge among formulators, distributors, and suppliers and it will focus on all innovative and timely topics relevant to the epoxy and other thermoset industry advancements, including their possible marketing impact and application for the end-user, will be considered from the market perspectives: Adhesives and Sealants, Coatings, Civil Engineering, Flooring, Composites and Tooling, and Potting, Encapsulation, Electrical.


June 24, 2020 Dan Murad - Global Epoxy Trends, Trials and Tribulations

July 15, 2020 Roy Kelly - Epoxy 101

August 19, 2020 Yongning Liu - Bio-Based Distilled Tall Oil Epoxies

September 16, 2020 Dr. Jeff Gotro - Overview of Thermoset Chemistries

October 14, 2020 Roger Tietze - A Flame Retardant Tutorial

November 18, 2020 Dr. Jeff Gotro - Thermoset Curing: Fundamentals and Applications

December 9, 2020 Yun Mi Kim, Cardolite - Renewable Polyols, Diols and Isocyanate Agents for Polyurethane Formulations

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