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.






February 2019  Back to Top

Pub Talk: ITAR - SPE Columbia Section  
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 6:00 PM Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) - 8:00 PM Pacific Daylight Time (PDT)
Portland, OR

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.


Portland Winterhawks Game - SPE Columbia Section  
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - All Day

SPE Composites Division Board Meeting @ ANTEC® 2019  
Monday, March 18, 2019 12:00 PM Central Standard Time (CST) - 2:00 PM Central Standard Time (CST)
Courtyard Detroit Downtown - Skyline A, Detroit, MI

Decorating and Assembly Division Board Meeting @ ANTEC® 2019  
Monday, March 18, 2019 8:30 PM Central Daylight Time (CDT) - 11:30 PM Central Daylight Time (CDT)
Detroit, MI

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

Fundamentals of Plastic: For a More Sustainable World—SPE Central Indiana Section  
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - All Day
The Eiteljorg Museum, Indianapolis, IN

One day training course

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.


Six Sigma Green Belt + Lean Operation Training  
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 9:00 AM Central Standard Time (CST) - 4:30 PM Central Standard Time (CST)

Single-screw Maintenance and Troubleshooting Workshop - SPE Ontario Section  
Thursday, April 18, 2019 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Mississauga, ON

May 2019  Back to Top

Automotive Plastic Part Design  
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - Friday, May 3, 2019 - All Day
MSU-MEC, Troy, MI

3-Day Seminar


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 Central Standard Time (CST) - 4:00 PM Central Standard Time (CST)
Milton, Ontario, Canada

June 2019  Back to Top

Six Sigma Green Belt + Lean Operation Training  
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 9:00 AM Central Standard Time (CST) - 4:30 PM Central Standard Time (CST)

September 2019  Back to Top

Six Sigma Green Belt + Lean Operation Training  
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 9:00 AM Central Standard Time (CST) - 4:30 PM Central Standard Time (CST)

November 2019  Back to Top

Six Sigma Green Belt + Lean Operation Training  
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:00 AM Central Standard Time (CST) - 4:30 PM Central Standard Time (CST)