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Intermediate Nonwovens Short Course – October 2023

October 24, 2023 - October 27, 2023

This course aims to make professionals and their organizations more successful by providing:

  • Advanced nonwovens and engineered materials knowledge
  • In-depth understanding of processes, technologies, chemistries, and raw materials
  • Expanded business options for branded and private label products
  • Enhanced professional and personal growth

Expert Instructors:

  • Ed Thomas, Head of Research and Product Development, First Quality, Fiberweb, (ret.)
  • Behnam Pourdeyhimi, Ph.D., Professor and Executive Director, The Nonwovens Institute (NWI) at NC State University

Topics Covered Include: 

  • Fundamentals of fibers and materials
  • Web formation technologies
  • Fabric bonding technologies
  • Fabric finishing and converting
  • Testing and characterization
  • Nonwoven products and markets
  • Future direction of the industry and technologies

Who Should Attend?

  • R&D
  • Manufacturing and engineering
  • Business and product development
  • Production
  • Maintenance and plant production
  • Quality control technicians
  • Technical marketing and sales
  • A Bachelor of Science degree in engineering, textiles, or five years of relevant experience in nonwovens is recommended.
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October 24, 2023
October 27, 2023
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The Nonwovens Institute
1010 Main Campus Drive
Raleigh, North Carolina 27606 United States
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+1 919-515-6582
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