2022 STAR Symposium

The 2022 STrategic Asphalt Research (STAR) symposium will be held May 16-18, 2022, at the Hotel Midtown Atlanta in Atlanta, GA.

The symposium aims to identify long-term strategic research and innovation that will be needed to ensure a robust asphalt industry for generations to come.

The Foundation is seeking a diverse group of individuals to participate in the symposium including business managers, economists, members of academia, researchers, visionaries and experts in infrastructure, manufacturing, funding, asphalt products and asphalt application. The foundation looks forward to hosting individuals from around the world in Atlanta, GA, to discuss the asphalt technology of tomorrow.

STAR Symposium Nominations

Nominations for the 2022 symposium are now closed. Should you have any questions about the nomination process, feel free to contact us at foundation@asphaltfoundation.org.

2022 STAR Symposium Sponsors

Visionary Sponsors – $20,000

Asphalt Materials, Inc., formed in 1956, has been continually focused on the asphalt business. The core strength of our business is the formulation, manufacturing and R&D of asphalt binders and emulsions.

A family-owned company that values excellent customer service and reliable supply of quality products. From conventional to polymer modified asphalt and emulsions, we specialize in providing cost-effective paving, preservation, maintenance and recycling solutions designed to maintain high-quality roads.

ExxonMobil, the largest publicly traded international oil and gas company, uses technology and innovation to help meet the world’s growing energy needs.

Our mission is to manufacture and deliver innovative, performance driven building products with service and integrity that is unparalleled.

Innovation Sponsors – $7,500

Discovery Sponsors – $5,000

STAR Symposium Supporter

$2,500 – $4,999

Interstate Asphalt LLC
United Refining Company


For more information regarding the 2022 STAR Symposium or available sponsorship opportunities, please contact Mike Anderson or contact the foundation.

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