Plastic Engineering Day 2020

Are you a student with an interest in plastic materials, technology and career in the plastics industry? Join us on Plastic Engineering Day 2020 at Aarhus University on Thursday, October 29.

Plastic Engineering Day takes place on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at Navitas, Aarhus University.

The event is a collaboration between the Danish Plastics Federation (Plastindustrien), AU Engineering and Department of Engineering – Plastics and Polymer Engineering.

Technical talks, material exhibition and award show

The event combines talks from some of the leading companies in the plastics industry with a materials fair. Lastly, the PROJECT PLASTIC-contestants will present their projects, and the winners will selected.

You will have the opportunity to connect with representatives from various different companies in the plastics industry.

Some will present their newest materials, products and innovations, others will focus on opportunities to collaborate – whether it be on a project, internship or current as well as future career opportunities.

We are still putting together a programme for the day. Stay tuned!

Get your travel expenses refunded

Students travelling from other cities/universities in Denmark can have travel expenses refunded (provided that you use a low-cost option such as KombardoEkspressen). 

Please email your receipts along with your name, CPR and university after the event to Anne Louise Madsen,

We will find the winners of

The PROJECT PLASTIC 2020 winners will be selected on Plastics Engineering Day.

PROJECT PLASTIC is our project competition for engineering students and others, whom as a part of their studies have done a project on plastics.

The first prize is 25.000 DKK, and the second and third runner up will receive 10.000 and 5000 DKK.

Why participate in Plastic Engineering Day?

  • Learn about interesting and extreme cases of the difference plastic materials make in the Danish plastic industry

  • Get a unique opportunity to strengthen your network and talk to exciting companies

  • The opportunity to help find PROJECT PLASTIC winners

  • Plenty of possibilities of asking your plastic questions to the industry’s materials experts

It all takes place at Aarhus University (to be specified) on Thursday, October 29. We are looking forward to seeing you!

Be a part of PROJECT PLASTIC 2020

Have you worked on an interesting project about plastics as part of your degree – or are you about to? Then you can sign up for PROJECT PLASTIC 2020 with the opportunity to win 25.000 DKK.

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