SPE South Texas Section

2023 International Polyolefins Conference

One of the world’s largest polyolefins conferences, dedicated to the polyolefins market since 1975, this conference supports various Texas university endowments and student scholarships, which are awarded annually to local students who concentrate their studies in the field of plastics.


Thank you to the Exhibitors, Sponsors, Speakers and Participants at the 2022 Hybrid IPOC.

The event was a huge success-

  • 101 speakers
  • 55 companies were represented on the exhibit floor and virtually
  • 879 attendees
    • 25% virtual
  • 14 valued sponsors

Monies raised will benefit the students of today that will be the plastic professionals of tomorrow!


Mark your calendar,
Galveston, Texas
March 5-8, 2023 for 2023 IPOC…
live and virtually at the Galveston
Island Convention Center which
overlooks the beach
with hotels, restaurants and
many activities
within walking distance.


Application period for Member Earned Scholarships for the academic year of 2022-2023 is now open. Applications must be postmarked by July 1st, 2022.

SPE South Texas section members who have children or grand-children that are attending college in the coming academic year can apply for a scholarship. We will give up to 2 scholarships per family per school year.


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