The Leading Association in the Plastics Industry!!!
As your central gateway to the plastics industry, SPE provides the most up-to-date information, cutting-edge training and dynamic resources available today.
- SPE also provides valuable business support, enabling you to profit from market knowledge and identify new business opportunities. SPE offers something for everyone in the plastics industry. With 22 technical Divisions, we’ve got the industry covered, from extrusion to blow molding and much more.
- Whether you’re a plastics scientist or engineer, a business owner, marketing/sales expert, or any other professional in plastics, SPE membership can help you advance your knowledge and your career.
- The information you need to increase efficiency and productivity, develop your career, and add to your company’s bottom line is literally right at your fingertips.
- SPE focuses on the business of plastics as well as the technical aspects of the industry. As a result, we provide a wide range of benefits and features that can boost your bottom line.
In short, SPE can help you:
- Access powerful knowledge
- Optimize your operating procedures with cutting-edge training
- Gain a global advantage
- Identify new business opportunities
- Increase your prominence in the plastics industry
- Inspire consumer confidence and energize the plastics market
- Recruit the brightest minds in the field
SPE is here for you 24/7. You can access all your membership benefits from our website, and contact your fellow plastics professionals anywhere in the world—any time you need them.
Benefits of Student Membership
Student Members of SPE have all the privileges of SPE membership afforded to other member grades, including:
- 1. Reduced SPE membership dues – $31.00 per year
- 2. Plastics Engineering magazine every month
- 3. Reduced registration for all educational seminars
- 4. Discounts on training publications
- 5. Insurance programs
- 6. Reduced registration at ANTEC and other technical conferences
- 7. Access to Career Solutions, SPE’s Online Career site
- 8. Scholarships offered through the SPE Foundation, SPE Sections and Divisions
- 9. FREE membership to your local SPE Section
- 10. FREE Division affiliation
- 11. Access to Online Technical Library and other technical resources
- 12. Professional contacts