PT Tech Days
Join us every Thursday starting October 8th. Never miss out by registering for the entire series, or click on a session below to register for individual sessions.
About PT Tech Days
Coming this October, Plastics Technology’s Tech Days are half-day, interactive webinars, in which, up to four companies will share their knowledge on a particular plastics processing topic. Each speaker will be provided a 30-minute presentation. Following the individual presentations, all speakers will participate in a PT Editor-led panel discussion utilizing live questions from the audience. Tech Days are free to attend and are streamed live directly to registrant’s Internet browsers.

Upcoming Sessions
  • October 8th @ 10am EST
    Medical Molding
    If you already serve this market, would like to get started in it, or win eve...
  • October 8th @ 2pm EST
    Medical Extrusion
    The ongoing global pandemic has shined a light on the importance of plastics ...
  • October 15th @ 10am EST
    Green Molding
    Injection molders are responding to customers’ and brand owners’ goals of gre...
  • October 15th @ 2pm EST
    Single Screw Extrusion
    Tune in and learn about best practices in screw design, troubleshooting, and ...
  • October 22nd @ 10am EST
    Molds & Tooling - Design & Manufacture
    Whether the molder will be cutting steel themselves or supervising the mold’s...
  • October 22nd @ 2pm EST
    Technology leaders shine a line on this often overlooked, and critically impo...
  • October 29th @ 10am EST
    Digital Manufacturing
    More and more equipment in a molding cell can not only tell you how well it’s...
  • October 29th @ 2pm EST
    Best practices in devolatilization and reactive extrusion plus tips on using ...
  • November 5th @ 10am EST
    Automation Done Right
    With the need for social distancing and adjusting for possible staff shortage...
  • November 5th @ 2pm EST
    Film Extrusion
    Technology innovators in blown and cast film systems and critical components ...
  • November 12 @ 10am EST
    Establishing & Maintaining a Robust Molding Process - Part 1
    How do you start up a new job and get it molding good parts on cycle in the s...
  • November 12 @ 2pm EST
    Learn more about novel feeding and blending techniques that enable you to mor...
  • November 19th @ 10am EST
    Establishing & Maintaining a Robust Molding Process - Part 2
    How do you start up a new job and get it molding good parts on cycle in the s...
  • November 19th @ 2pm EST
    Learn about new approaches and best practices to materials conveying to help ...
  • November 24th @ 10am EST
    Material Selection Tips for Molders, Extruders
    If you mold or extrude a proprietary product, materials selection is part of ...
  • December 3rd @ 10am EST
    Molds & Tooling - Operation & Maintenance
    Molds are at the heart of the molding process, with their uninterrupted opera...
  • December 3rd @ 2pm EST
    Sheet Extrusion
    From packaging to industrial sheet, new developments in high-speed extrusion ...
  • December 10th @ 10am EST
    Don't Take Purging for Granted
    Purging may be regarded as a “necessary evil” but, when done right, it can pa...
  • December 10th @ 2pm EST
    Process Mold / Cooling
    More than anything, cycle time drives the productivity of an injection moldin...
  • December 17th @ 10am EST
    Size Reduction
    Apart from the economic incentive to turn every ounce of raw material into sa...
  • December 17th @ 2pm EST
    Hot Runners
    Hot runners have long lent efficiency and repeatability to injection molding,...