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Final Program
IMPORTANT DATES

Summit Dates: July 29-31, 2014

BACKGROUND MATERIALS
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The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society
CO-SPONSORS

American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers

Department of Energy, Basic Energy Sciences

National Academy of Engineering

Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration

Society of Women Engineers
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Battelle

Newmont

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Ford

GM

TimkenSteel Corporation
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American Association of Engineering Societies

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Association for Iron & Steel Technology

Association for Women in Science

The American Ceramic Society

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Foundation

University Materials Council


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The First TMS Summit on Creating and Sustaining Diversity in the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Professions (DMMM1): Honoring the First Female Member of AIME: Ellen Swallow Richards
July 29–31, 2014 * National Academy of Sciences Building (2101 Constitution Ave, NW)* Washington, DC
FINAL REPORT AND TOOLKIT
Discover key insights on diversity and inclusion issues from minerals, metals, and materials professionals working in industry, academia, and government through the following resources:
  • DMMM1 Final Report: Thinking Globally
  • DMMM1 Toolkit: Acting Locally
Download these two free resources today.
IMAGES AND CAPTIONS

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Alexis Lewis, Program Director at the National Science Foundation, participates in a Q&A session at Diversity in the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Professions (DMMM1). (Photo credit: TMS)

From left to right: Clarissa Yablinsky, Postdoctoral Researcher at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Jonathan Madison, Senior Member, Technical Staff at Sandia National Laboratory, and Megan Brewster, TMS/MRS 2013-2014 Fellow on the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources at the U.S. Department of Energy, participate in a facilitated session on issues specific to the government workplace at Diversity in the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Professions (DMMM1). (Photo credit: TMS)

 

From left to right (facing): Elizabeth Holm, TMS Past President, Summit Organizing Chair, and Professor at Carnegie Mellon University, and Kathryn Dannemann, Principal Engineer at Southwest Research Institute take part in facilitated discussion on issues specific to the industrial workplace at Diversity in the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Professions (DMMM1). (Photo credit: TMS)

TMS leadership in front of the Albert Einstein Memorial in Washington D.C. during Diversity in the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Professions (DMMM1). From left to right: James J. Robinson, TMS Executive Director; Patrice Turchi, 2015TMS President; Elizabeth A. Holm, 2013 TMS President, Professor at Carnegie Mellon University, and Summit Organizing Chair; Tresa M. Pollock, 2005 TMS President, Professor at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and Summit Advisory Organizer; J. Wayne Jones, 1999 TMS President, Professor at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and Summit Advisory Organizer; and Hani Henein, 2014 TMS President and Professor at the University of Alberta. (Photo credit: TMS)

 

A panel discussion with the industry, academia, and keynote speakers at Diversity in the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Professions (DMMM1). From left to right: Dawne Hickton, Vice Chair, President, and CEO of RTI International Metals; Linda Abriola, Dean of the School of Engineering at Tufts University; Johnnie DeLoach, Materials Engineer at the Naval Surface Warfare Center; and J. Wayne Jones, Professor at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Summit Advisory Organizer, and panel discussion leader. (Photo credit: TMS)

Attendees share strategies and experiences on addressing diversity and inclusion issues between sessions at the Diversity in Minerals, Metals, and Materials Professions (DMMM1). Richard V. Martinez, Vice President of Human Resources at Newmont Global Mining, is facing the camera. (Photo credit: TMS)

 

Battelle President and CEO Jeffrey Wadsworth (center) presents Viola Acoff, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa (right) with the inaugural TMS Ellen Swallow Richards Diversity Award while 2014 TMS President Hani Henein (left) looks on at Diversity in the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Professions (DMMM1). (Photo credit: TMS)
Attendees network during the Diversity in the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Professions (DMMM1) Summit Dinner: A Celebration of the Life and Legacy of Ellen Swallow Richards. DMMM1 was held in July 2014 in the historic National Academy of Sciences Building in Washington, D.C. (Photo credit: TMS)

 
The TMS Women in Materials Science and Engineering Committee awarded five travel grants, funded by the TMS Foundation, to enable TMS members to attend Diversity in the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Professions (DMMM1) in July 2014. Here, the travel grants recipients pose in front of the Albert Einstein Memorial in Washington, D.C. From left to right: Jennifer L.W. Carter, Assistant Professor at Case Western Reserve University; Judy Schneider, Professor at Mississippi State University; Kinga Unocic, Research Staff at Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Clarissa A. Yablinsky, Postdoctoral Researcher at Los Alamos National Laboratory; and Amber Genau, Assistant Professor at the University of Alabama, Birmingham. (Photo credit: TMS)
PRESENTATION DOWNLOADS
Elizabeth Holm, Carnegie Mellon University
Welcome and Opening Remarks
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Dawne Hickton, RTI International Metals
Industry Keynote: “Diversity Today: What Does It Mean, and Why Does It Matter?”
Download (4.9 MB)
Linda Abriola, Tufts University
Academia Keynote: “Attracting and Retaining Women in Engineering and the Physical Sciences: The Academic Experience”
Download (7.2 MB)
Johnnie J. DeLoach, Naval Surface Warfare Center
Government Keynote: “Diversity in Materials Technologies – A Navy/Government Perspective”
(coming soon)
Mildred Dresselhaus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Closing Plenary: “Diversity Throughout Science and Engineering”
Download (266 KB)
Liz Holm, Carnegie Mellon University
Summit Highlights
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VIDEOS
Summit Highlights - Elizabeth Holm

 
Closing Plenary - Mildred Dresselhaus

 
Panel Discussion: Highlights and Next Steps

SOCIAL MEDIA

Join the LinkedIn "Diversity in the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Professions" Group. Membership is open to anyone. Attendance at the summit is not required to join the discussion.
 
View the DMMM1 Summit 2014 Photos.