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Boeing and SAMPE announce strategic partnership

News International-French

15 Mar 2019

The Boeing Company and The Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE) announce a partnership to promote expansion of the leading-edge application of advancements in materials technologies and processes enabled by the support of professional development and growth for the engineering community.

The industry is experiencing rapid technology growth in the areas of additive manufacturing, modeling, nanomaterials, recycling and composites. Access to entry level professionals that can help drive the momentum, as well as ensuring that Boeing engineers have exposure to the latest ‘leading edge’ materials and process engineering technology is necessary to drive expertise, innovation and expansion.  

Tia Benson Tolle, Director, Materials and Fabrication and SAMPE Executive Sponsor for The Boeing Company said:

“Boeing is proud of its history and ongoing commitment to leadership in the development of the advanced materials and processes community. This collaboration furthers those commitments by creating new opportunities for Boeing’s engineers to engage in SAMPE-produced activities."

The Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering is a global professional member society that provides enhanced educational opportunities, by delivering information on new and advanced materials and processing technology. It 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, it 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

Gregg Balko, SAMPE's CEO said:

“SAMPE is excited to launch this new initiative with a company that continues to make significant contributions to the materials and process community. This relationship fits perfectly within our mission to educate and inform both those engineers currently working and those who are about to enter the workforce.”