Category: materials

International Rubber Glove Conference & Exhibition 2018

Event date: 4-6 September 2018

IRGCE is now the world’s largest exhibition of rubber gloves. It is now a must-visit event for players in the rubber glove industry.

The 9th IRGCE 2018 is organized by MARGMA (The Malaysian Rubber Glove Manufacturers Association) and co-hosted by the Malaysian Export Promotion Council (MREPC), in association with the Thai Rubber Glove Manufacturers Association (TRGMA) and the Indonesian Rubber Glove Manufacturers Association (IRGMA). The event is supported by the Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities (MPIC), Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI), Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB) and Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE).

MARGMA succeeded in bridging the gap among industry players, fortifying a greater exchange of ideas when it organised the inaugural International Rubber Glove Conference and Exhibition (IRGCE) in 2002.

Since then, the premier showcase has been successfully conducted in 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014 and 2016 on a biennial basis. The IRGCE being MARGMA’s sole conference and exhibition event will continue to grow side by side with the healthily growing industry.

The 9th IRGCE 2018 will be held along with IRC (International Rubber Conference 2018).

The International Rubber Conference 2018 (IRC 2018) “Transforming Technology; Driving Innovation’ will be expecting 200 papers and posters to be presented on the topics such as rubber novelty, rubber materials, rubber science, biotechnology, polymer synthesis , rubber modern processing technology, applications and services, tyre technology, rubber engineering, environment management and sustainability in rubber as well as progress in test method and development and other related topics.

Event Date: 4-6 September 2018

Veneue: Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre

Organiser: The Malaysian Rubber Glove Manufacturers Association (+603 7727 3197)

LabAsia 2017

Event Date: 10-12 October 2017

For over a decade, ASEAN’s leading laboratory exhibition LabAsia has been, and continues to be the preferred exhibition for exhibitors worldwide to showcase thelatest products and technologies to the region’s scientific communities.

The previous edition of LabAsia saw over 5,700 visitors coming from 36 countries around the world visiting 163 exhibitors from 16 countries, generating nearly USD 4,000,000 worth of potential sales.

The upcoming edition in 2017 will be held in conjunction with the 25th World Forum on Advanced Materials (POLYCHAR2017), a global conference that attracts leading academicians, researchers, and materials experts from around the world annually.

LabAsia 2017 targets to have 300 exhibitors from all over the world,featuring laboratory equipments & furnishings tailored for various industries from agriculture & food, biotechnology, environmental sciences, forensics, materials testing and more!

Be it meeting new suppliers, catching up on the latest laboratory techniques, or to network with fellow scientists, ASEAN’s leading lab exhibition LabAsia is sure to meet your laboratory needs!

Event Date: 10-12 October 2017

Veneue: Putra World Trade Centre

Organiser: ECMI ITE Asia Sdn Bhd (+603 -8023 0820)

Malaysia International Mining & Material 2016

MIMM2016Malaysia International Mining & Material (MIMM 2016),  the first professional specialized trade platform within the region for mining and minerals industry – an event to showcase their advances and innovations, expand exposure and brand recognition, and also to network with most influential individuals and key decision makers from corporate and government entities as well as industry professionals in mining & mineral industry.

MIMM 2016 is aim to help energise, revitalise and promote mineral resource development in the present challenging global economic headwinds.

MIMM is a specialized trade event within the region for companies to showcase their advances and innovations to the industry professionals in mining & mineral industry. It’s organised by ASEAN Federation of Mining Associations (AFMA) and hosted by Malaysian Chamber of Mines (MCOM). The Malaysia International Mining & Mineral Exhibition is expected to be a platform to:

  • An international industry-specific trade exhibition dedicate to the stakeholders.
  • Face-to-face engagement and networking with most influential individuals and key decision makers from corporate and government entities.
  • Meet with existing and new potential business partners/ suppliers / distributors.
  • Demonstrate and present your latest innovations direct to your target Audience
  • Launch products and make announcements at the right platform.
  • Maximise your company’s brand exposure.

Event Date: 10-12 November 2016

Venue: Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC)

Organiser: One International Exhibition Sdn Bhd


Event Date: 17-19 May 2016

CCFWCOATINGS & CORROSION ASIA Scheduled from 17 – 19 May 2016 in Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC), Kuala Lumpur, Coatings & Corrosion Asia is a biennial exhibition promoting the latest coating technologies for the region’s environmental, manufacturing and industrial needs. This will be the platform for sharing knowledge among professionals in all areas of coating and corrosion industry including showcases of technologies as well as technical seminars that will be covering different aspects of latest development in products, solutions and methodologies in the industry.

Complementing support industries such as Inspection, Monitoring, Insulation and Welding play very important roles to ensure the Paints, Coatings & Corrosion industries provide the necessary performance required to protect and sustain the assets throughout their design life. Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI) and Welding Quality Assurance will affect the performance of Coatings & Corrosion. Thus, inspection and monitoring the performance of paints, coatings, corrosion, insulation and welding all contribute significantly towards the integrity of the assets.

Critical to these supporting industries are the Human Resource Skills Development. The Institute of Materials, Malaysia (IMM) offers training and certification for paint inspectors, blasters & painters, corrosion technicians, coating specialists, corrosion specialists, vibration specialists, welding inspectors, welders, and welding engineers.

Event Date: 17-19 May 2016

Venue: Putra World Trade Centre

Organiser: The Institute of Materials, Malaysia (IMM)

International Materials Technology Confernece & Exhibition (IMTCE)

Event Date: 16-19 May 2016

IMTCEInternational Materials Technology Confernece & Exhibition (IMTCE) – will provide a platform to academicians and industrialists to showcase their knowledge and expertise in the area of “Design, Research & Inventions” in these progressions of technology:-

Current Technologies – Performance of materials, facilities and assets
New Technologies – trials & tribulation encountered
Future Evolution – research & Inventions for the future

The collaboration of industrial practitioners and academic researchers have led to the development of new sustainable innovative products and services in the oil & gas, marine, power, petrochemical, chemical, water resources, transportation, construction, automotive, equipment manufacturing, electrical & electronics, agriculture, food & beverage processing, and furniture industries.

IMTCE2016 covers both economic issues and technical aspects on materials science, engineering and technology, ultimately affecting all industries globally. It intends to highlight the requirements, challenges, and uncertainties in 2016 and beyond for the sustainability of facilities, equipment, and assets through design, research and inventions of better materials, better products and better services..

The objectives of the conference are to:
Provide a platform for the exchange of knowledge and expertise among industrial practitioners, industry’s professionals and higher learning institutions.

Provide a forum or discussion and exchange of views on the opportunities that arises in the challenging material processing and applications through collaborations between industry and academia.


Event Date: 16-19 May 2016

Venue : Putra World Trade Centre

Organiser: Institute of Materials, Malaysia (IMM) – +603-5882-3574