IAPD Events

59th Annual IAPD Convention and Plastics Showcase

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September 21–24, 2015
Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, CA, USA

Plastics industry movers and shakers will be convening in downtown San Diego this September for a week of making connections, growing businesses, seeing long-time partners and meeting new ones. You don't want to miss this exciting once-a-year opportunity in this gorgeous city. See you there, September 21-24, 2015!


2015 IAPD Leadership Summit

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May 12-13, 2015
New Orleans, LA, USA

Every spring, IAPD members, committee volunteers and those who are interested in being more involved in the association meet for a two-day leadership summit. During this important event, the focus is on the strategic direction of the association and the plastics industry. See you there, May 12-13, 2015!


IAPD Plastics Expo

The IAPD Plastics Expo is a one-day event for engineers, material specifiers, designers, OEMs, MROs and other end users of plastics to learn about plastics from the best in the industry, IAPD members. There, you can discuss your project specifications with the experts who can help you find the right material for your needs. In addition, technical sessions provide quick introductions to the types and applications of plastics in different vertical markets.

Who You Will Meet at the IAPD Plastics Expo

  • Professionals in the plastics industry
  • Engineers and other end users learning about the power of plastics for their applications
  • Students and faculty there to discover the opportunities available in the world of plastics

With valuable educational sessions offered in the morning, technical sessions presented throughout the Expo hours, the opportunity to speak with exhibitors, plus networking during lunch and the post-Expo Closing Party, there's something for everyone at the IAPD Plastics Expo. See you in Chicago!


Regional Golf Tournaments

Join other IAPD members (and future members, too!) at one of our upcoming regional golf tournaments. You will have a great time playing golf for a great cause: The IAPD Charitable Foundation, which awards scholarships each year to deserving students.


Past Events and Photos

IAPD captures memories from each of its events to share with you. Photos can be found here and on our Facebook and Flickr pages. Feel free to Like photos, leave comments and tag yourself or your company. You can even share photos and albums with each other!