Presents 4 New Encapsulation Technologies..Webinar 12/11 @ 11am EST

November 24, 2009 sees a lot of market interest in encapsulation technologies.

We are having a webinar on 4 that we think are particularly interesting. This live webinar features four new technologies and an overview of the market by Dr. Eugene Buff,’s vice president of consulting. Not just a lecture, the webinar format offers ample opportunity for electronic interaction with the principals.


As of the writing of this blog post 84 companies have singed up to participate on Friday December 11, 11:00–12:30pm US Eastern Standard Time.


  • Dr. Eugene Buff, vice president, consulting

4 New Technologies:

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November 20, 2009

Yesterday I had the privilege of being the keynote speaker at the INDA conference in Chicago.  I really enjoyed presenting 3 macro trends on Open Innovation and what those trends might mean. There were lots of great questions and discussion.

INDA is the trade association representing the  nonwovens industry.  I was surprised at the diversity of technology and innovation on display.   The vendor floor was full of activity.  I was told the conference was a little smaller than previous years, but it did not look that way to me.

I met a wide variety of companies.  Filtration impacts almost every aspect of our lives – it’s critical for our water and air, and the car we drive, the food we buy and products we love – even in hospitals and healthcare is filtration critical.  Innovation in filtration can ripple through our economy  providing a great positive impact – and most of us might never know.  I love events like this

I met a few companies that really impressed me:

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