The Plastics Technology Conference

Marriott Detroit Renaissance
Renaissance Center
Detroit, MI

Today’s Ideas at ANTEC® are Tomorrow’s Innovations in Plastics
ANTEC® 2019, produced by SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, is the largest, most respected and well-known technical conference in the plastics industry. It’s where classroom theory connects with real world solutions.


Why should you attend?
This year, ANTEC® 2019 has been reformatted into two programs INSPIRE and INSIGHT to best represent the ideas and trends shaping our plastics industry.



420+ technical and business papers, spanning Monday thru Wednesday midday, you will be able to enjoy the traditional ANTEC® that you know and love –complete with networking and student events and exhibitor receptions.



Running from Wednesday midday and all-day Thursday with sessions focused on the latest trends in Packaging, Building & Construction, and Transportation you will get face-to-face interaction with expert representatives from the largest industry segments. Sustainability is woven throughout the entire program. Highlights include panel discussions on Additive Manufacturing, Lighting as a Design Feature, and Nanotech/Graphene. INSIGHT will focus on the big picture — and the biggest questions being asked in the plastics community today.


Who Should Attend?
SPE is comprised of 22,500+ members, all from diverse backgrounds and careers – ANTEC® is no different. Managers, engineers, R&D scientists, technicians, sales & marketing associates, executives, academics and students are all invited to enhance their career in plastics through this networking and knowledge sharing event.






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