Our Purpose

"...to provide a means of exchange of technical information, for the expression of experience and opinion, and for discussion of news of the industry between people interested in rubber, plastics, and associated industries. The aim of this organization shall be to accomplish this purpose by promoting educational, social, and recreational meetings for members in a friendly and interesting manner."


Technical Meeting Calendar
  2017 2018 2019 2020
February 9 8 14 13
April 13 12 11 9
June 8 14 13 11
September 14 13 12 10
December 14 6 5 3
The schedule for the April, September, and December Technical Meetings is:
- Board Meeting: - 4:30 P.M.
- Technical Meeting: - 6:00 P.M.
- Hospitality Time: - 7:00 P.M.
- Dinner: 7:30 P.M.

The schedule for the February meeting is:
- Board Meeting: - 3:30 P.M.
- Technical Meeting: - 5:00 P.M.
- Hospitality Time: - 6:00 P.M.
- Dinner: 6:30 P.M.

This schedule gets adjusted, depending on the time required by the speaker.

All meetings are on Thursday nights at Ceruti's in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

The February meeting is scheduled one hour earlier because of the typically bad Indiana weather that time of year. Time changes are always announced in the letter which precedes each meeting.

Please note that Indiana is now on Daylight Savings Time.