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March 2020  Back to Top

SPE ANTEC® 2020: THE VIRTUAL EDITION  
Monday, March 30, 2020 - Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - All Day
Online Virtual Conference

April 2020  Back to Top

First Annual Scrambling for Scholarships SPE Foundation Golf Outing  
Thursday, April 2, 2020 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) - 5:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Willow Springs Golf Course, San Antonio, TX

Hosted by SPE Foundation
Proceeds benefit SPE Foundation Scholarship Fund.


SPE Golden Gate Section Education Expo 2020  
Saturday, April 25, 2020 12:00 PM Pacific Standard Time (PST) - 3:00 PM Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Exponent, Inc., Menlo Park, CA

Hosted by the SPE Golden Gate Section.


SPE 2020 AUTO EPCON  
Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - All Day
Marriott Hotel, Troy, MI

Hosted by SPE Detroit Section
Event Partners: SPE Automotive Division and SPE Injection Molding Division
Conference Chairs: Gary Kogowski and Sandra McClelland  

NOTE: EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO May 4, 2021

May 2020  Back to Top

SPE Shape Extrusion TopCon  
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - Thursday, May 14, 2020 - All Day
Hilton Nashville Green Hills, Nashville, TN

Hosted by SPE Extrusion Division
Conference Chairs:  Karen Xiao  and Olivier Catherine
Corporate Sponsorships: Charlie Martin


WEBINAR: Plastic Failures Associated with Metal Fasteners  
Thursday, May 14, 2020 11:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) - 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Webinar via Zoom

Tariff Pub Talk  
Monday, May 18, 2020 6:00 PM Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) - 8:00 PM Pacific Daylight Time (PDT)
Lucky Labrador Public House, Portland, OR

Hosted by SPE Columbia River Section

June 2020  Back to Top

SPE Ontario Section’s 54th Annual Golf Tournament  
Friday, June 5, 2020 7:30 AM Eastern Standard Time (EST) - 4:30 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Piper's Heath Golf Course, Milton, ON

Hosted by SPE Ontario Section


Spring/Summer Golf Outing  
Wednesday, June 10, 2020 9:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) - 4:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Stow Acres Country Club, Stow, MA

Hosted by SPE Eastern New England Section.


WEBINAR: Impact Failure of Plastics  
Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) - 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Webinar via Zoom

SPE Decorating and Assembly Division TopCon and IMDA Symposium  
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - Thursday, June 18, 2020 - All Day
Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest, Ypsilanti, MI

Hosted by SPE Decorating and Assembly Division
Conference Chair: Jeff Peterson 


SPE Tri-State Section Golf outing  
Monday, June 22, 2020
Cambridge Golf Course, Evansville, IN

Hosted by SPE Tri-State Section


North East Petrochemical Exhibition and Conference 2020  
Monday, June 29, 2020 - Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - All Day
David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, PA

September 2020  Back to Top

SPE Automotive Composites Conference and Exhibition (ACCE)  
Wednesday, September 9, 2020 12:00 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST) - Friday, September 11, 2020 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Novi, MI

Hosted by SPE Automotive Division and SPE Composites Division.


WEBINAR: Fractography in Plastics Failures  
Thursday, September 10, 2020
Website via Zoom

2020 SPE Thermoplastic Elastomers Conference  
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - Thursday, September 17, 2020 - All Day
Hilton Fairlawn Hotel, Akron, OH

Co-hosted by SPE Thermoplastic Elastomers Special Interest Group and SPE Akron Section
Conference Chair: David Schultz
Conference Co-Chair: William Blasius


SPE Color and Appearance Conference (CAD RETEC®) 2020  
Sunday, September 20, 2020 - Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - All Day
Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld

Presented by SPE Color and Appearance Division
Conference Chair: Jeffrey Drusda
Conference Vice-Chair: Cheryl Treat


SPE FOAMS® 2020  
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 8:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) - Friday, October 2, 2020 5:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Indianapolis

Co-sponsored by the SPE Central Indiana Section and SPE Thermoplastic Materials and Foams Division


12th SPE European Thermoforming Conference  
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - Friday, October 2, 2020 - All Day
Starling Hotel, Geneva, Switzerland

Hosted by SPE European Thermoforming Division
Conference Chair: Yetty Pauwels

October 2020  Back to Top

SPE Automotive TPO  
Sunday, October 4, 2020 - Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - All Day
Marriott Hotel, Troy, MI

Hosted by SPE Detroit Section
Conference Chair: Neil Fuenmayor 
Contact: Karen Rhodes-Parker


2020 SPE Annual Blow Molding Conference  
Monday, October 5, 2020 - Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - All Day
Westin Chicago North Side, Wheeling, IL

Hosted by SPE Blow Molding Division
Conference Chair: Geoff Ward


SPE Vinyltec® 2020  
Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - Thursday, October 22, 2020
Crowne Plaza Hotel Philadelphia, King of Prussia, PA

Co-hosted by SPE Palisades-New Jersey Section and SPE Vinyl Plastics Division
Contact: Mark Lavach

November 2020  Back to Top

IMTECH 2020: SPE Injection Molding Conference  
Thursday, November 5, 2020 - Friday, November 6, 2020 - All Day
Corporate College, Beachwood, OH

Co-hosted by SPE Injection Molding Division and SPE Cleveland Section
Conference Chair: Susan Montgomery


50th Annual SPE Automotive Division Innovation Awards Gala  
Thursday, November 19, 2020 4:30 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST) - 11:00 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Burton Manor, Livonia, MI

Hosted by SPE Automotive Division
Contact: Teri Chouinard

December 2020  Back to Top

Using Plastic’s Property Sheets for Material Selection: OK? Not OK? It depends…?  
Thursday, December 24, 2020 5:30 PM Central Daylight Time (CDT) - 7:30 PM Central Daylight Time (CDT)
Brookfield Sheraton, Milwaukee, WI

Hosted by SPE Milwaukee Section

NOTE: EVENT IS TEMPORARILY POSTPONED.


SPE Plastics Processing TopCon 2020  
Thursday, December 31, 2020
Greater Philadelphia Area

Hosted by SPE Lehigh Valley Section
NOTE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED

January 2021  Back to Top

ArabPlast 2021  
Saturday, January 9, 2021 - Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - All Day
DWTC, Dubai, UAE

March 2021  Back to Top

ANTEC® 2021 Denver  
Sunday, March 21, 2021 - Thursday, March 25, 2021 - All Day
Sheraton Denver Downtown, Denver, Colorado

April 2021  Back to Top

SPE Rotational Molding Topcon  
Monday, April 19, 2021 - Thursday, April 22, 2021 - All Day
Cleveland Marriott East, Cleveland, OH

Hosted by SPE Rotational Molding Division
Conference Chair: Larry Whittemore

May 2021  Back to Top

SPE 2021 Auto EPCON Conference  
Tuesday, May 4, 2021 8:00 AM Eastern Standard Time (EST) - 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Detroit Troy Marriott Hotel, Troy, MI

Engineering Plastics Worth Driving
Hosted by SPE Detroit Section
Event Partners: SPE Automotive Division and SPE Injection Molding Division


SPE Thermoset Topical Conference 2021  
Monday, May 10, 2021 - Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Madison, Wisconsin

Hosted by SPE Thermoset Division.

September 2021  Back to Top

SPE Color and Appearance Conference (CAD RETEC®)  
Sunday, September 19, 2021 - Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Atlanta, Georgia

Hosted by SPE Color and Appearance Division


SPE Thermoforming Conference®  
Monday, September 20, 2021 8:00 AM Eastern Standard Time (EST) - Wednesday, September 22, 2021 6:00 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Grand Rapids, Michigan

Hosted by SPE Thermoforming Division

October 2021  Back to Top

Automotive TPO  
Sunday, October 3, 2021 - Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - All Day
Marriott Hotel, Troy, MI

Hosted by SPE Detroit Section
Contact: Karen Rhodes-Parker


2021 SPE Annual Blow Molding Conference  
Monday, October 11, 2021 - Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - All Day
Crowne Plaza Atlanta Perimeter at Ravinia, Atlanta, GA

Hosted by SPE Blow Molding Division
Conference Chair: Geoff Ward


SPE Vinyltec® 2021  
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - Thursday, October 21, 2021
Indianapolis, IN

Co-hosted by SPE Central Indiana Section and SPE Vinyl Plastics Division
Contact: Curt Badeau

September 2022  Back to Top

2022 SPE Annual Blow Molding Conference  
Monday, September 12, 2022 - Wednesday, September 14, 2022 - All Day
Lowes Philadelphia Hotel, Philadelphia, PA

Hosted by SPE Blow Molding Division.
Contact: Deirdre Turner, Conference Coordinator

October 2022  Back to Top

Automotive TPO  
Sunday, October 2, 2022 - Monday, October 3, 2022 - All Day
Marriott Hotel, Troy, MI

Hosted by SPE Detroit Section.




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