Polymer Initiative of Northeast Ohio Conference to be held June 20

The Department of Macromolecular Science and Engineering at Case Western Reserve University invites post-doctorate, graduate and undergraduate students to attend the Polymer Initiative of Northeast Ohio (PiNO) Conference Friday, June 20, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Thwing Center.

Registration and abstract submission close Wednesday, June 18.

PiNO is a one-day conference that allows students seeking internships, co-ops or full-time employment to present posters and network with industry representatives from numerous companies.

The conference is geared toward, but not limited to, students in the macromolecular/polymer science and engineering, chemistry, chemical engineering, biomedical engineering, and materials science and engineering fields.

Bridgestone, Goodyear, Pepsi, Avery Denison, Sherwin Williams, Bayer, Owens, Corning, PPG, Sealed Air, Lubrizol, AkzoNobel are among the companies expected to participate.

Registration is $10 for graduate students and on campus accommodations can be made for as low as $30/night.

For registration and conference information please visit pinoconference.com and students.case.edu/living/housing/guest/rates.html to apply for on campus housing.

Contact Daniel Brannum at djb172@case.edu or Michelle Leslie at mtl49@case.edu with questions.