CAMX COMMITTEES

CAMX STEERING COMMITEE

Description: Provides strategic direction and oversight for CAMX, the ACMA and SAMPE co-produced annual trade show and convention. Works to ensure that CAMX is the one source for connecting and advancing all aspects of the world's Composites and Advanced Materials communities: R&D, engineering, manufacturing, service providers and end-users. Regardless of the application - transportation, aerospace, marine, wind energy, software, construction and infrastructure, medical, academics, sports and leisure - CAMX is America's go-to event for products, solutions, networking, and advanced indistry thinking for all market segments. The event provides an expert technical conference program, a marketplace for business opportunities, product displays and demonstrations, and access to professionals within the composites, advanced materials and end user markets. Develops and implements overall event format through identification of general session and specialized speakers, evaluation and deliver of educational needs and assessment of exhibitors and attendees.

Types of People: Business development, strategy, sales and marketing

Commitment: Three year term; approximately 1-2 in-person meetings per year and monthly conference calls.

  • Chair:  Marcy Offner, Composites One
  • Staff LiaisonHeather Rhoderick
  • Subcommittees: Joint Programming Committee; ACMA CAMX Education Session Subcommittee; ACMA CAMX Technical Papers Subcommittee

CAMX EDUCATIONAL SESSION SUBCOMMITTEE

Description: Responsible for identifying conference program tracks and categories, recruiting submissions to the CAMX conference program, and providing review and moderator support throughout the abstract to presentation process. Committee works along with the SAMPE Technical Committee.

Types of People: Technical expertise, business development and management, strategy, sales and marketing, manufacturing

Commitment: One year term. One in-person meeting. Approximately 6-8 conference calls per year. Approximately 3-4 hours spent reviewing and rating abstract submissions, and 2-3 hours working with speakers on developing their presentations. Attendance at CAMX.

  • Chair: Matthew Hayden, Polynt
  • Staff Liaison: Christie McCabe
  • Subcommittees: None

CAMX TECHNICAL PAPER SUBCOMMITTEE

Description: Responsible for identifying conference program tracks and categories, recruiting submissions to the CAMX conference program, and providing review and moderator support throughout the abstract to presentation process. Committee works along with the SAMPE Technical Committee.

Types of People: Technical expertise, manufacturing

Committment: One year term. One in-person meeting. Approximately 6-8 conference calls per year. Approximately 2-3 hours spent reviewing abstracts, 2-3 hours spent reviewing technical paper first drafts, and 2-3 hours spent reviewing final papers. Attendance at CAMX.

  • Chair: Jennifer Brusso, Bradley Corporation
  • Staff Liaison: Christie McCabe
  • Subcommittees: None