The SAMPE Conference and Exhibition returns to Long Beach, the site of our most highly attended events. This city boasts great attractions, ocean views, and famous California weather. 


Long Beach Convention Center
Promenade Lobby/ Exhibit Hall A&B
​200 Pine Street, Long Beach, CA 90802


​Hotel Information

Hotel information is now available. Be sure to book through the SAMPE room block and be weary of scammers that may try to call or email.

Air Travel

We look forward to seeing you at SAMPE Long Beach. In the news there have been reports of unusually long waits due to TSA staffing issues.  While we do not know which airport you might be using, we can tell you the three airports that serve Long Beach (LGB, LAX and SNA) as of this week have not had unusually long lines. Check your airport’s status

Attendees are advised to fly into any of the following airports to attend SAMPE Long Beach:

Los Angeles International Airport

Long Beach Airport

The John Wayne (Orange County) Airport


The Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center has more than 4,000 parking spaces around the Center in three parking garages and one ground level parking lot. Rates may vary by event and are in effect seven days a week. 

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SAMPE Long Beach

SAMPE Long Beach is the only technical conference and exhibition exclusively dedicated to advanced materials and processes. Over 200 exhibiting companies showcase their products and solutions during this event. Furthermore, the technical conference features the latest technologies and research advancements in the industry.


Some Benefits You Will Enjoy Include: 

  • Design your own education experience from 250+ presentations. 
  • Find new solutions to your workday challenges in the exhibit hall. 
  • Learn about the technology that will shape your future projects. 
  • Engage in meaningful face-to-face networking opportunities. 
  • Get inspired by new ideas, technologies, and products.
  • ​Identify new trends and keep abreast of your competition. 

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Long Beach

SAMPE Conference and Exhibition

Conference: May 23-26, 2016

Exhibition: May 24-25, 2016