2023 Summer Technical Meeting

June 5th - June 7th

Hilton Myrtle Beach
10000 Beach Club Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
Phone: 800-876-0010

The SRG is returning back to Myrtle Beach South Carolina for the 2023 Summer Technical Meeting.

The meeting will be held at the Hilton Myrtle Beach. The Southern Rubber Group has a block of rooms reserved for the meeting.

We need to hit 64 room stays so booking rooms outside of this arrangement will hurt the SRG greatly!

Room Rates are as follows:
Guestroom Single Bed- $178.00 per night
Guestroom Double bed - $178.00 per night

Resort Fee $35/night
Self Parking $5/night
Early check-out $75 (if guest leaves before dates they reserve)

Resort fee includes: Basic guestroom WiFi; 2-hour tennis & pickleball court time; Currents Water Park & 78 Fitness access; shuttle service within 2-mile radius; beach towels; 25% off golf simulator; 10% off The Landing Spa & fitness shop apparel; children’s activities.

To make your reservation please call 800-876-0010. You need to mention you are with the Southern Rubber Group and use the group code RUB to receive the group rate.

Or you can reserve online at www.kingstonresorts.com and use SRG code: RUB to reserve in room block.

The cut off for the room rate is May 21st or until our room block is sold out. Don't wait too long to make your reservation!

Technical Program

Board Meeting - Monday June 5 Technical Session I - Monday, June 5 Hospitality Reception - Monday June 5 Golf Outing - Tuesday June 6 Technical Session II - Wednesday, June 7 Dinner Banquet and Business Meeting: Wednesday, June 7

Event Schedule

Monday, June 5 Tuesday, June 6 Wednesday, June 7
1:30 pm

Technical Session 1 Begins

Golf Outing:

Arcadian Shores Gulf Course

Tee Off 8:04 Am


8:30 am

Technical Session II begins


1:30 PM

Sam Harber , Zeon Chemicals
“HyTemp ACM – A Functional Alternative to Ethylene Acrylic Elastomer”

2:05 PM

Joon Cheong, Trex Company Incorporated
“Introduction to PVC Formulation”

2:35 pm- Break

3:05 PM

Tom Rosenmayer, Silpara Technologies LLC
“Improving polymer-filler interaction in NR-silica TBR tread  through liquid-liquid mixing of NR latex and aqueous siloxanes”

3:35 PM

Ben Chouchaoui, Windsor Industrial Development laboratory

“Rubber Circular Economy- Reusing Waste at the Generation Site”

8:30 AM

Pete Spanos, Arlanxeo
“Sustainable EPDM Rubber Expanding the Keltan Eco Family”

9:05 AM

Kylie Knipp, ACE Laboratories
“Understanding and Utilizing Analytical Testing”

9:40 AM- Break

10:15 AM

Kylie Knipp, ACE Laboratories
“Advances in Chemical and Mechanical Blowing Agents”

10:50 AM

Dave Weaver, R.E. Carroll, Inc.
“Let’s Talk About CPE”

Hospitality Reception 5:30 pm Dinner and Business Meeting  6:00 pm

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