The 47th-Annual SPE Automotive Innovation Awards Competition

Date: November 8, 2017

Place: Burton Manor – Livonia, MI – Map

Agenda/Events: 

4:00 PM VIP Reception

4:30 – 6:00 PM Reception/Preview of Nominated Parts & Vehicle Displays

6:45 – 7:00 PM Welcome/Dinner

7:00 – 9:00 PM Gala Program/Banquet

9:00 – 11:00 PM Afterglow Reception

About

SPE’s Automotive Innovation Awards program is the oldest and largest competition of its kind in the the automotive and plastics industries. Dozens of teams made up of OEMs, tier suppliers, and polymer producers submit nominations describing their part, system, or complete vehicle module and why it merits the claim as Year’s Most Innovative Use of Plastics. Applications must be on a commercially available vehicle by November 1st of the year in which a nomination is submitted. Competition categories include:

 

2017 Nominations Category

 

2017 Sponsors

 

Sponsorship Level        Organization              Logo (with link)

 

VIP & Afterglow                             Celanese                                  

 

Wine & Flowers                             Dupont                                      

 

Main Reception                              Sabic                                        

 

Student Program                            Faurecia                                   

 

Part Display                                    Techno Polymer                           

 

Gold                                                 BASF                                             

 

Gold                                                 Inteva Products                             

Gold                                                 Advanced Composites                  

Gold                                                 Arkema                                          

Silver                                              Lotte Advanced Materials               

Bronze                                            Ascend                                             

Bronze                                            DSM                                                  

Bronze                                            ExxonMobil                                       

Bronze                                             Penda                                               

Bronze                                            Chase