SPE Chapter Events


SPE strives to help its members make real connections. Real connections come from in-person interactions. SPE’s events are where plastics professionals from diverse backgrounds come together for shared experiences in learning. Whether its keeping up with current progress in plastics technology or the latest breakthroughs in polymer science our events help you find practical solutions, share best practices and help you develop your own professional network.

SPE Members receive discounted rates on all event registrations.

Guidelines for Event Calendar Submission

Event listings on the SPE calendar are for SPE chapters, partners, exhibitors, sponsors or advertisers. Interested in having your event listed? For more information click here or contact Stephanie Clark, CEM.






October 2018  Back to Top

Social Event at St. Arnold's—SPE South Texas Section  
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Houston, TX

Direct Metal Additive Manufacturing @ Carnegie Mellon - SPE Pittsburgh Section  
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - All Day
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

SPE Carolinas Section @ Clemson  
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 3:00 PM Eastern Time (EST) - 5:30 PM Eastern Time (EST)
Greenville, SC

November 2018  Back to Top

Honda Plant Tour—Plant 1—SPE Ontario  
Thursday, November 1, 2018 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Alliston, ON

Breakthroughs in 3D Printing—SPE Philadelphia Section  
Thursday, November 8, 2018 11:30 AM Eastern Time (EST) - 1:30 PM Eastern Time (EST)
Berwyn, PA

Qure Medical, Liquid Silicone Injection—SPE Cleveland Section  
Monday, November 12, 2018 - All Day
Twinsburg, Ohio

Contact Dan Cris at +1 440.227.5424 or email at mail@cmd-tip.com for more information.


Technical Presentation at the Polymers Center of Excellence—SPE Carolinas Section  
Monday, November 12, 2018 12:00 PM Central Time (CST) - 1:30 PM Central Time (CST)
Charlotte, NC

Networking Event at EAG—SPE Golden Gate Section  
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - All Day
Sunnyvale, CA

Why Plastics Sustainability Is More Than Eliminating Straws—SPE Central Indiana Section  
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - All Day
Noblesville, IN

December 2018  Back to Top

SPE Ontario Christmas Dinner  
Thursday, December 6, 2018 6:00 PM Eastern Time (EST) - 9:00 PM Eastern Time (EST)
Oakville, Ontario, Canada

60 Years and Holiday Celebration—SPE Akron Section  
Monday, December 10, 2018 - All Day
The Galaxy, Wadsworth, Akron, Ohio

Madigral Singers and Speaker.
Contact Gary Taylor at +1 330.419.4380 or email at akronspe1@gmail.com.

January 2019  Back to Top

ACESS—SPE Akron Section  
Monday, January 14, 2019 - All Day
Hilton Fairlawn, Akron, Ohio

Contact Gary Taylor at +1 330.419.4380 or email at akronspe1@gmail.com.


15th Annual Plastics Chemistry Fair  
Saturday, January 26, 2019 - All Day
Philadelphia, PA

February 2019  Back to Top

3D CAD Modeling and 3D Printing Workshop - SPE Ontario Section  
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 11:00 AM Eastern Time (EST) - 2:00 PM Eastern Time (EST)
Oakville, Ontario, Canada

Mar-Bal, Thermoset Molding, Tour—SPE Cleveland Section  
Monday, February 11, 2019 - All Day
Mentor, Ohio

Contact Dan Cris at +1 440.227.5424 or email at mail@cmd-tip.com.

March 2019  Back to Top

Extrusion Event, After-Market Suppliers—SPE Akron Section  
Monday, March 11, 2019 - All Day
Hilton Fairlawn, Akron, Ohio

Contact Gary Taylor at +1 330.419.4380 or email at akronspe1@gmail.com.


SPE Ontario Section Family and Friends Bowling Day  
Sunday, March 24, 2019 12:00 PM Eastern Time (EST) - 3:00 PM Eastern Time (EST)
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

April 2019  Back to Top

Magnet Presentation—SPE Akron Section  
Monday, April 8, 2019 - All Day
Hilton Fairlawn, Akron, Ohio

Contact Gary Taylor at +1 330.419.4380 or email at akronspe1@gmail.com.

May 2019  Back to Top

Akron Section Awards Night  
Monday, May 20, 2019 - All Day
Firestone Country Club, Akron, Ohio

Contact Gary Taylor at +1 330.419.4380 or email at akronspe1@gmail.com.


53rd Annual SPE Ontario Section Golf Tournament  
Friday, May 31, 2019 8:00 AM Eastern Time (EST) - 4:00 PM Eastern Time (EST)
Milton, Ontario, Canada