The SPE Thermoforming Division invites you to attend its 26th Annual Conference created exclusively by and for the Thermoforming Industry. The Conference will be held at the Fort Worth Convention Center and the Omni Fort Worth Hotel in Fort Worth, Texas.
Network with clients, vendors and industry leaders in one convenient location! Our exhibit hall will provide you with opportunities to meet with equipment, material, tooling and service providers. The SPE Thermoforming Conference® is the most convenient and cost-effective way to learn about the Industry.
Workshops and Sessions
Full-day workshops focusing on fundamentals and troubleshooting will help your technical staff gain practical insight into the thermoforming process. Our comprehensive conference program includes technical presentations by recognized industry experts, featuring new and exciting developments in our industry. Attend your choice of presentations delivered by your peers!
Sponsors and Exhibitors
The Conference is the premier forum where the newest techniques and the latest trends in machinery, materials and equipment are unveiled. View the 2017 Conference list of sponsors and exhibitors here.
The Parts Competition showcases the latest advances in thermoforming design and application. Multiple submission and award categories in roll-fed and cut-sheet deliver unparalleled marketing exposure to conference attendees and the press. Winning parts benefit from full coverage on the Division’s website and in SPE Thermoforming Quarterly® magazine, and are usually featured in leading industry magazines. Learn more about the Parts Competition here.
Thermoforming Awards Dinner
During the Awards Dinner, we will present the Thermoformer of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Award honorees and recognize prior recipients for their contributions to our industry. Winners of the Parts Competition will be announced during the evening as well.
Full conference registration includes your choice of workshops, all technical presentations on Tuesday and Wednesday, the keynote presentations, and access to the exhibit hall. One-day conference registration includes the technical presentations, the keynote presentation, and access to the exhibit hall on the day of your choice: Tuesday or Wednesday. Exhibits-only registration includes access to the exhibits hall.
Contact Lesley Kyle, Conference Coordinator