The Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE®) is a global professional member society that provides enhanced educational opportunities, by delivering information on new and advanced materials and processing technology. SAMPE provides growth and educational opportunities via conferences, exhibitions, technical forums, and publications.
As the only technical society encompassing all fields of endeavor in materials and processes, SAMPE provides a unique and valuable forum for scientists, engineers, and academicians.
SAMPE North America is a regional subsidiary of SAMPE that serves Canada, Mexico, and the United States.
SAMPE North America is pivotal to every new material innovation and process solution.
Our Core Values
Creativity and innovation
Professional engagement and inclusion
Roadmap to the Future
SAMPE North America will achieve its vision through a strategic roadmap process, which involves the following taskforces:
Emerging Technologies Taskforce
Expanding beyond composites, SAMPE North America is the authority for current and emerging materials and processing technologies and solutions.
Information and Expertise Taskforce
SAMPE North America is the preferred choice for credible materials and processing information and expertise. This task force will work to improve knowledge transfer to all ages.
SAMPE North America
SAMPE is governed by an Executive Cabinet elected from its members. A Board of Directors representing the professional chapters oversees the Cabinet. Day-to-day operations of the Society are run by a paid professional staff located at the International Business Office in Diamond Bar, California.
The professional chapters are governed similarly by volunteers elected by the local membership.
The professional chapters sponsor student chapters, guiding students people in their professional development and supplying information on this area of technology