Hotel & Class Location:
DoubleTree by Hilton
Chicago-Oak Brook
1909 Spring Road
Oak Brook, IL 60523

Special PSTC room rate:
Includes in-room wifi and full breakfast.

To reserve your room:
Call the hotel directly at 1-630-472-6000 and mention PSTC Meeting
October 17-18

Travel info:
Hotel is 10 miles from O'Hare Airport (20-35 minutes) and 15 miles from Midway Airport (35-50 minutes).

You are responsible for getting yourself to the hotel from the airport. 

Fundamentals of PSA Tapes covers a basic overview of all the key technology areas of PSA Tape in a classroom setting. Taking place October 17-18 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Oakbrook Terrace, IL, the class provides an ideal introduction to the PSA Tape industry.
Who Should Attend?
  • Sales and marketing professionals who need the basics in PSA tape technologies
  • Customer service staff needing to boost their tape knowledge
  • Entry level technical staff
  • Anyone new to the PSA tape industry needing to get up to speed

Key Learnings and Take Aways:

  • PSA tape properties
  • Polymer building blocks of tape
  • Fundamentals of adhesion
  • PSA categories
  • Backings, carriers and facestocks
  • Release coatings and liners
  • Adhesive coating methods
  • Converting basics
  • Quality and process control
  • Tape applications

Cost to Attend:

Member rate: $600
Non-member rate: $700

Hotel and course location is 10 miles (approximately 20-35 minutes) from O’Hare International Airport and 15 miles from Midway Airport (approximately 35-50 minutes). Please plan your travel to accommodate the following schedule:
Tuesday, October 17
Attendee arrival 
1 p.m.
Fundamentals Class begins
5 p.m.
Class concludes for the day 
5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
Welcome Reception 
6:15 p.m.
Dinner on your own 
Wednesday, October 18
7:15 a.m.
Breakfast available
8 a.m.
Class Begins
11:30 a.m.
Class Concludes
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