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General Information


The conference will be held at the Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort & Spa at Grande Dunes in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, on October 25-27, 2017.

Executive Advisory Board
John Beck, Sauder Woodworking
John Benson, KapStone Paper
Jean Briere, Shaw Industries
Stephen Canary, Panolam Industries
Michel Fortin, Interprint
Terry Jenkins, KapStone Paper
Vitali Panov, Hexion
Michael Phillips, Surteco
Lee Miller, OCI Melamines


Registration Fee
up to October 6, 2017
after October 6, 2017

Conference, October 26-27
regular attendees

USD 890

USD 990

Golf Outing, October 25

USD 150

USD 150

Rental colf clubs

USD 30

USD 30

Grand Opening and Reception at Surtect Design Center
October 25
Courtesy of Surteco

> Online registration

The registration fees include participation in the Grand Opening of the Surteco Design Center, the respective meeting, networking breakfasts, lunches, coffee breaks and snacks, beverages inside the conference room, reception, and the Conference Dinner. After registration you will receive a confirmation and an invoice. Standard payment is by bank transfer, credit card payment (VISA, Mastercard, American Express) is available upon request.

Cancellations: A fee of USD 200 will be charged for cancellations up to October 6, 2017. For cancellations received from October 7, 2017, to October 13, 2017 there will be a 50% cancellation fee. There will be no refunds for cancellations received after October 13, 2017. However, substitutions of delegates may be made at any time free of charge.

Legal Information: TCM North America reserves the right to cancel, defer or modify the event proceedings without prior notice. We do not accept liability for personal injuries or liability for any loss of or damage to the personal effects of the delegates.


The conference will be held at the

Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort & Spa at Grande Dunes
8400 Costa Verde Dr
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
U. S. A.

> Online room reservation

> Hotel website

A limited number of rooms have been reserved for the delegates at a preferred rate of USD 129 per room per night plus taxes. The resort fee has been reduced to USD 10 per day.

Conference Dinner

This year's Hall of Fame Dinner will be held at The Dunes Golf & Beach Club on October 26. Bus transportation will be provided.

TCM North America Golf Outing

The 2017 TCM North America Golf Outing will be held at the The Dunes Golf & Beach Club on October 25. Tee times will start at 12:30am, bus transportation will be provided.


TCM North America (US Office)

c/o Material Intelligence LLC
PO Box 14293
Madison , WI 53708
U. S. A.

Contact: Mr. Kenn Busch

Phone: 608-213-9662
Email: kenn@materialintelligence.com
Website: www.materialintelligence.com


TCM-Americas (European Office)

c/o Technical Conference Management
Fasangasse 1
A-2103 Langenzersdorf

Contact: Mr. Kurt Fischer

Phone: +43 (0)2244 33870-11
Telefax: +43 (0)2244 33870-20
Email: kurt.fischer@tcman.at
Website: www.tcman.at

Conference Language

The conference will be held in English.

Legal Information

Competition/Anti-trust Reminder
Many jurisdictions have specific legislation dealing with anti-trust and competition matters and which prohibit anti-competitive behavior and practices. It is the responsibility of each participant to ensure that the laws regarding anti-trust and competition matters are respected.

General Disclaimer
TCM North America is not liable for the content of any of the presentations made at the conference or for the accuracy or completeness of any technical information presented thereat or in any of the conference materials.

Privacy Policy
All personal information collected by TCM North America in connection with this conference shall be kept confidential and shall not be disclosed to any third parties, except as follows: TCM North America may use personal information to offer you other products or services offered by TCM North America. You may prohibit TCM North America from using the information for this purpose by notifying TCM North America in writing to that effect.




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