Program Meetings – History Log

Milwaukee SPE Program Meetings History Log


Event History 2022-2023

Feb 23rd Co-Tour Milwaukee SPE & Chicago SPE Rainbow Color

January 26th Event at Raised Grain

January 2023 Mini Tech Schedule

Greg Osborn Live! on Hot Runner Technology and Optimization Dec 1st, 2022

Subaru of Indiana Automotive Plant Tour Nov 2022

October 12th, 2022 Glenn Beall Blast

Mike Sepe – The Material Analyst Speaks on Material Selection-Design, Processing & Performance Sept 2022

Bozzelli Molding and Exhibition March 2022

SPE Chicago Virtual Lunch & Learn May 18th, 2022

SPE Milwaukee Social Event at Raised Grain April 2022




Archives - Meetings & Events

Milwaukee SPE Future Cities Competition

 Milwaukee SPE Sponsored two awards at this year’s Future Cites Competition held at MSOE. 

Milwaukee SPE Sponsored two awards at this year’s Future Cites Competition held at MSOE. Over 40 elementary schools entered the event and judged on several different categories. Milwaukee SPE sponsored two $250 awards. It was great to interact with these outstanding young people. The teams showed great enthusiasm and talent. Milwaukee SPE Board members – Jack Hill, Renee Nehls, Matt Bennett and Ray Ciezki participated as judges.

Photos shown of the winners from the Future Cities competition:
 Best Knowledge of Plastics – Waukesha Stem Academy
Roger Tamsen Memorial Award- Best use of Plastics – St Sebastian School – Milwaukee

SPE Indiana – Day at the Track Event! @ Indianapolis Motor Speedway Tower Terrace Suite 002
May 17 @ 10:30 am – 6:00 pm
SPE Indiana - Day at the Track Event! @ Indianapolis Motor Speedway Tower Terrace Suite 002

The Society of Plastics Engineers Central Indiana Chapter is thrilled to announce our upcoming fundraising event – Day at the Track! This exhilarating event not only promises an unforgettable experience but also serves a noble cause: raising funds for scholarships aimed at

supporting aspiring professionals in the plastics industry.

Here’s how you can be a part of this meaningful initiative:

Event Details

  • What:               SPE Central Indiana Chapter Day at the Track Indy 500 Fundraiser
  • Where:             Indianapolis Motor Speedway – Tower Terrace Suite 002
  • When:              Friday, May 17th, 2024
  • Time:               10:30AM – 6:00PM
  • Cost:                $225 per person (Early Bird Rate through May 5th), $250 per person (After May 5th)

Includes both pit and garage pass, lunch, full service open bar and snacks

See Payment Methods Below

Optional Pre-Day at the Track Events

SPE Central Indiana Board Networking Event on Thurs Night

  • Where:            Guggman Haus Brewing Co. – 1701 Gent Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46202
  • When:             Thursday, May 16th, 2024
  • Time:               5:00PM – 7:00PM

Fuel-Up 500 Hosted by Kimball Medical Solutions morning of Day at the Track

  • Where:            Kimball Medical Solutions – 2950 N. Catherwood Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46219
  • Time:               8:00AM-8:45AM Breakfast (Food will be provided)8:45AM-9:30AM Tours lead by Kimball subject matter experts
    9:30AM Leave for SPE Day at the Track

By participating in Day at the Track, you’ll not only experience the thrill of speed at the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway but also contribute directly to shaping the future of our industry. Every lap you take and every moment you spend on the track will help fund scholarships for young individuals pursuing education and training in plastics engineering and related fields.

We believe that investing in the next generation of plastics professionals is essential for driving innovation, fostering diversity, and ensuring a sustainable future for our industry. With your support, we can empower talented individuals to pursue their educational and career aspirations, ultimately driving progress and positive change in our field.

I invite you to join us at Track Day Indy 500 and be a driving force behind the success of our industry’s future leaders. Together, we can accelerate change and make a meaningful difference in the lives of aspiring plastics professionals.

To learn more about the event, please visit or contact Dan Stratton via email or mobile at 317-442-1451.

Consider investing in the future talent of the plastics industry and have a great time while you’re at it – See you at Day at the Track!

Registration in now OPEN for SPE Annual Golf Outing July 8th, 2024! @ River Club of Mequon
Jul 8 @ 9:15 am – 6:30 pm
Registration in now OPEN for SPE Annual Golf Outing July 8th, 2024! @ River Club of Mequon

The Milwaukee SPE Golf Outing Registration and reservations are now open, and this year promises to entertain.
We look forward in getting together for the SPE annual golf outing once again!

We will Tee-Off 30 minutes later this year since we will be doing a box lunch.
Schedule of events to include:

  • 9:15 am Registration – Pro Shop
  • 10:00 am Call to the Golf Carts – Course
  • 10:15 am Shotgun Start – Course
  • 11:00 am Box Lunch – Turn
  • 2:30 pm Ballroom Bar Open (Cash) Light Snacks & Appetizers Available
  • 4:00 pm Dinner – Awards and Speeches
  • Remember to bring those Food Drive Donations!

Donations, Sponsorships and Door Prizes Accepted and Encouraged!

Golf & Dinner: $195
Dinner Only: $55

Table Reservations: $20 per table of 10
Hole Sponsorships:
$250 per hole (22 Available)
Coffee & Donut Sponsorship: $250.00 (1 Available)

SPE Donations:
Bronze Donation: $100.00
Silver Donation: $300.00
Gold Donation: $400.00
Platinium Donation: $500.00
Platinum Plus: $1000.00

See Registration Page for all Donation options here