WASHINGTON - RadTech International North America announced preliminary program details for RADTECH 2000, a semiannual conference and exhibition on ultraviolet/electron-beam (UV/EB) processing technology. The event, which will focus on technical advances in UV/EB technology and on applications in coatings, adhesives and ink, is scheduled for April 9-12, in Baltimore.

The conference's technical program will run concurrently with sessions focusing on end-user applications, said the event's sponsor, RadTech International North America. The technical conference will concentrate on scientific and technical advances in the UV/EB industry. Application-oriented presentations will address the areas of graphic arts, powder coatings, adhesives, wood, and automotive. Attendees will have the option of registering for both programs or for the end-user session only. The exhibition will feature suppliers of UV/EB equipment, coatings, ink, adhesives, monomers, oligomers, photinitiators, and other materials and services.

More information on the conference and exhibition is available from Goyer Management at 513/624.9988, or the RadTech 2000 Web site, www.radtech.org.