Co-Sponsored by the SPE Thermoplastic Materials & Foams Division.

Papers are invited on the following topics:

  • Advances in Foam Materials
  • Advances in Foam Processing
  • Advances in Foam Applications
  • Micro/Nanocellular Foams & Future Trends
  • Sustainable & Biofoams
  • Crosslinked Foams
  • Mechanical Properties & Cell Structures
  • Observations, Analysis & Modelling

Please send a title and an abstract of your paper, 100-150 words in length, with full contact information to Dr. Javier Pinto:

Key dates:


  • May 15th, 2019 — Abstract due
  • May 22nd, 2019 — Notification of accepted abstracts to all authors
  • June 5th, 2019 — First version of the paper submitted
  • June 30th, 2019 — Final revised version of the paper due

Conference Chair:

  • General Conference: Prof. Dr. Miguel Angel Rodriguez-Perez, University of Valladolid
  • Technical Program: Dr. Javier Pinto, University of Valladolid / Dr. Stéphane Costeux, DuPont
  • FOAMS Tutorials: Prof. Dr. Chul B. Park, University of Toronto