Join us at the only U.S. program dedicated to the flexible vinyl market.  Come and join representatives from those companies involved with plastisol and organosols, at a productive two day program.

For 30 years this annual event has provided education and advocacy updates for the flexible vinyl market.  Our goal this year is to provide a productive market place for the suppliers and processors in this industry by highlighting and promoting the versatility of flexible vinyl.

  • Registration
    Registration Type Before 6/21/19 After 6/21/19
    Processor (Member) $550 $550
    Processor (Non-Member) $750 $750
    Supplier (Member) $810 $950
    Supplier (Non-Member) $1,800 $2400
    FLiP $400 $400
    Spouse/Guest $200 $200

    ***Early Bird Cut-off for this event is 6/21/19***

  • Meeting Highlights

    Meeting Highlights:

    Here is what attendees will hear and receive:
    • J.D. Foster, Chief Economist, US Chamber of Commerce presenting on US economic strength and staying in the sweet spot.
    • Ana Lopez of IHS Markit will present on the Global Feedstock and Markets report
    • Market specific economics and supply chain information for the vinyl industry presented by Perc Pineda, PhD., PLASTICS Economist. In addition to his presentation you will receive a written analysis of market trends.
    • Presentation on PVC Global Update (Fernando Garcia, Mexichem)

    Technical presentations on:

    • Plastisol Rheology (Ralph Purtell, Purtell Vinyl Consulting LLC)
    • Wetting and Dispersing Pigments (Stan Walzak, BYK USA Inc.)
    • Plasticizers (Michael Malveda, IHS Markit)

    Regulatory updates on:

    • Food and Drug Administration Phthalate Retirement (Kevin Ott, Flexible Vinyl Alliance)
    • Vinyl Institute Eco-Standards Council (Rich Krock, Vinyl Institute)

    Sustainability Updates and Benchmarking:

    • Vinyl Sustainability Council (Cristian Barcan, Vinyl Institute)
    • PLASTICS Benchmarking Report (Ashley Hood-Morley, PLASTICS)
    • Michael Devereux II, with Mueller Prost updating Tax Reform Impact on Vinyl Compounders

    This two-day program provides what you need to know in the vinyl industry.

  • Hotel Information

    Hotel Information:

    Ponte Vedra Inn & Club

    200 Ponte Vedra Blvd
    Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
    The room block rate is $239 per night.
    The hotel deadline is June 21, 2019

    There are still a limited number of rooms available at the special conference rate.

  • Thank You to Our Sponsors

    Thank You to Our Sponsors: