Midwest SAMPE is a non-profit organization established in accordance with the provision of the International Chapter to be the premier, if not only, technical society in the Midwest region to encompass all fields of endeavor in materials and processes (M&P).
To achieve this purpose, Midwest SAMPE will:
* be an accessible, reliable, efficient, and effective source of technical information for the M&P community. This information will encompass both established technical knowledge and state-of-the-art technical developments regarding plastics and polymer matrix composites, metals and metal matrix composites, and monolithic ceramics and ceramic matrix composites;
* provide forums and other mechanisms that are conveniently accessible to members from the entire Chapter area for networking and the free exchange of ideas;
* be an active advocate of higher education; and
* be an advocate for the advancement and application of new technologies in the M&P field.