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Upcoming Events

SAMPE Student Night 2018

Monday April 16th

UW Waterfront Activities Center

3710 Montlake Blvd NE, Seattle

5:30PM - 8:30PM

















Upcoming Events

April 16th, 2018 - SAMPE Student Night

Join us for Student Night on Monday, April 16th at the UW Waterfront Activities Center on 3710 Montlake Blvd NE from 5:30PM - 8:30PM.

Past Events

February 27, 2018 - Puget Sound Materials Expo

The 2018 Puget Sound Materials Expo (PSME) at the Museum of Flight went was an excellent night of information and networking among students, professionals, and sponsors alike.

December 2017 - End of Year Celebration

SAMPE members and guests met at the Eastlake Bar & Grill for networking among colleagues, students, and friends in the Puget Sound area.

November 2017 - SAMPE Student Night

This social event helped spread the word about SAMPE and the opportunities that we offer our students. This event took place at the University of Washington Waterfront Activities Center and had excellent turnout of students, academic professionals, and members from industry.

July 2017 - SAMPE Crab Feed 2017

Please join us for the 2017 SAMPE Crab Feed at Pete and Marci George's home at Lake Tapps. All you can eat crab, clams, and shrimp. Beer, wine, and soda provided.

2017 SAMPE Tech Conference

Please join us for the 2017 SAMPE technical conference, with topics exclusively focused on advanced materials and process development and industry. This event will be held at the Washington State Convention Center in downtown Seattle, WA.

April 24, 2017 - SAMPE Student Night

Please join us for the 2017 SAMPE Student Night, which hosts a number of activities including the Poster Competition, which has $300 in prizes. This event will be at the University of Washington Waterfront Activities Center Great Room.

February 21, 2017 - PSME

SAMPE Seattle proudly hosted the Puget Sound Materials Expo (PSME) at the Future of Flight in Mukilteo, WA, which is is an annual exhibition of all our Seattle chapter sponsor companies.

December 8, 2016 - Holiday Party

Come join us at Ivar's Seattle for an end of year celebration.

July 2016 - Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to the 2016 - 2017 scholarship recipients including Benjamin Lemery, Blake San Fellipo, Cecilia Nelson, Davis Tran, Dylan Faherty, James Yancey, and Zack Washington.

May 23 to 26, 2016- SAMPE Tech - Long Beach, CA

Last month, the SAMPE Tech Conference and Exhibition in Long Beach, CA had record breaking attendance with more than 4,300 attendees from 43 countries! This is the highest impact spring technical event on advanced materials and processing worldwide! Next year, this event is coming to Seattle
so we will have plenty of opportunities to participate!
The 2016 SAMPE Student Bridge Contest also took place at SAMPE Tech. This is an international competition involving schools from around the globe. The Seattle Chapter is pleased to announce that the UW team took 3rd place overall! Congratulations to all students and team members!

Feb 23, 2016- Puget Sound Material Expo

Our annual PSME event will be held on February 23rd at the Museum of Flight. This event showcases our sponsor companies and is a great opportunity for our members to see new indsutry developments, get answers to materials and process questions, and support local students. In 2015, there were 27 exhibitors and over 160 attendees. Also in 2015, our first annual student poster competition featured 8 entries including student research from UW and WSU.

We will be holding a student poster competition at the PSME event. Students interested in applying should submit a 100-150 word abstract to by February 5, 2016.

Jan 26, 2016- Monthly Meeting

To kick off our first meeting of 2016, Giovanni Nino, the Director of Composites R&D at Quest Integrated (Qi2) presented some of his work on additive manufacturing (electronics and structures) funded by the USAF, titled "Multifunctional Systems for Aerospace Structures using 3D Printing Electronics".