CALL FOR PAPERS
CONVENTION OF THE ALCA
JUNE 13-16, 2017
If you have recently completed or will shortly be completing
research studies relevant to hide preservation, hide and leather
defects, leather manufacturing technology, new product development,
tannery equipment development, leather properties and
specifications, tannery environmental management, or other related
subjects, you are encouraged to present the results of this research
at the next annual convention of the Association to be held at the
Pinehurst Resort, Village of Pinehurst, NC, June 13 - 16, 2017.
Abstracts must be received by January 31, 2017.
They are to be submitted by e-mail to the ALCA Vice President and
Chair of the Technical Program:
Eagle Ottawa - Lear
2930 Auburn Road
Rochester Hills, MI 48309
The Abstract should begin with the title in capital letters,
followed by the authors’ names. An asterisk should denote the
name of the speaker, and contact information should be provided that
includes an e-mail address. The abstract should be no longer
than 300 English words and in the Microsoft Word format.
at the convention will be limited to 25 minutes followed by 5
minutes for questions and answers. In accordance
with the Association's Bylaws, all presentations are considered for
publication by The Journal of the American Leather Chemists
Association. They are not to be published elsewhere, other
than in abstract form without permission of the Journal Editor.
For further paper preparation guidelines, please refer to the
JALCA Publication Policy on our website: leatherchemists.org.
Full Presentations are
due by May 15, 2017.
They are to be submitted by email to the
Robert F. White, Journal Editor
The American Leather Chemists
Mobile Phone: (616) 540-2469