September 16-18, 2008

MSU Management Education Center
811 W. Square Lake Road
Troy, MI

» About

» Welcome
» Sponsors
» Contributors
» Schedule

» Keynote Speakers

Technical Papers by Session

    » Advances in Thermoplastic Composites
    » Advances in Thermoset Composites
    » Bio- & Natural-Fiber Composites
    » Bonding, Joining, & Finishing of Composites
    » Composites in Trucks
Enabling Technologies
    » Nanocomposites
New Composite Materials & Processes
    » Structural Composites
    » Virtual Prototyping & Testing of Composites

On this CD you will find additional information about the 8th-Annual SPE® Automotive Composites Conference & Exhibition (ACCE), the world's leading automotive composites forum.

  • Please click on "About" to read more about the conference, or to find links to Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE®) web sites.
  • Click on "Welcome" to read an overview of this year's conference from event chair, Dale Brosius.
  • Click on "Sponsors" to see a list of conference sponsors, without whose support we would not be able to hold this event.
  • Click on "Contributors" to see a list of key contributors whose efforts were invaluable to the success of this conference.
  • Click on "Schedule" to see the 2008 program schedule by day, session, and room.
  • To access this year's Technical Papers & Presentations, click on any of the "Technical Papers by Session" categories (below left), which will take you to a list of abstracts, papers, or presentations for each technical track that were available at press time.
  • To access this year's Keynote Addresses, click on "Keynote Speakers" for a list of abstracts, papers, or presentations for this year's 9 keynote addresses.
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For additional information on the SPE Automotive Composites Conference, visit or write the SPE Automotive Division, 1800 Crooks Road, Suite A, Troy MI 48084, USA.

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