Conference Committee

Dedicated to advancing materials and process engineering.

Materials.  Innovation.  Expertise.

A team of multidisciplinary experts are leading the development of the Materials Innovation & Advanced Technology Leadership Forum.  They will present a program with speakers from across the globe, uniquely relevant panels, and discourse that will lead to the solutions to tomorrow's growing requirements, today.

Conference Committee

  • Leif Asp | Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden

  • Jeff Baur | UIUC University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

  • Shashank Priya | Penn State Penn State University

  • Kevin Simmons I Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

  • Johanna Xu | Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden

  • Raj Manchanda | SAMPE

SAMPE North American Executive Cabinet

  • LaNetra Tate |  Ball Aerospace & Secretary, SAMPE

SAMPE Technical Excellence Committee

  • Robert Brushaber | Chair, Technical Excellence Committee & TRI Austin

  • Jeff Sloan | CompositesWorld & Lead, Emerging Technologies, SAMPE Technical Excellence Committee   

Advisory Committee

  • Venkat Aitharaju | GM

  • Fredrik Edgren  | Volvo Car Corporation

  • Enrique Garcia  |  NCC UK                            

  • Adam Gray  |  Re:Build America          

  • Renaud Gutkin | Volvo Car Corporation

  • Dan Zenkert | KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Industry Committee

  • Dale Brosius I IACMI  (Chair)

  • Karl Hawes I Boston Materials (Co-Chair)

Interested in serving on the Advisory Committee?  Contact SAMPE :