The Global Meetings Calendar lists minerals, metals, and materials-related technical meetings being held throughout the world.
Submitting a meeting for consideration to the Global Meetings Calendar is a benefit for TMS members. Please complete the Meeting Submission Form. For questions, contact MeetingsCalendar@tms.org.



Diversity in the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Professions 3 (DMMM3)
July 23–24, 2018, Santa Barbara, California, USA

Abundant research demonstrates that a diverse talent pool increases productivity, competitiveness, and creativity – but this diversity is often untapped relative to professionals in the minerals, metals, and materials communities. To address the issue, TMS is hosting its third diversity summit, aimed at establishing a clear path to meaningful engagement and tangible action.


Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC)
July 23-25 2018, Houston, Texas, USA
The Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC) is the premier event focused on the latest science and technology applied to the exploration, appraisal, analysis, and development of unconventional resources. URTeC remains the only event that brings the entire asset team together under one roof to connect on all things unconventional. TMS is one of the endorsing organizations for this event.

2018 TMS Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Professional Engineer (PE) Licensing Exam Review Course
August 1–4, 2018, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
The only review course focused specifically on the Metallurgical and Materials Engineering PE Licensing Exam, this program will provide a review of exam specifications and knowledge areas and will provide practice and group work on sample problems.

Annual PRISMS Workshop 2018
August 6-10, 2018, PRISMS Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

2018 Annual International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium – An Additive Manufacturing Conference
August 13–15, 2018, Austin, Texas, USA
The 2018 Annual International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium – An Additive Manufacturing Conference (SFF Symposium) will be held Monday, August 13, through Wednesday, August 15, with a pre-conference social event scheduled for Sunday, August 12.

Extraction 2018
August 26–29, 2018, Ottawa, Canada

Organized by the Metallurgical and Materials Society (MetSoc) of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM); the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME); and The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS), Extraction 2018 will convene the global extractive metallurgy community to discuss and share new insights in the field.


MEI2018 (Mining Expo International)
September 5-8, 2018, Las Vegas Convention Center

Eurosuperalloys 2018
September 9-13, 2018, Oxford, United Kingdom

The conference will highlight major new initiatives and growth opportunities for both Ni-based and Co-based alloys. Emphasis will be placed on all aspects of the technology needed to put these materials to use: processing, structure/property relationships, and degradation mechanisms – both mechanical and chemical. Eurosuperalloys 2018 is co-sponsored by TMS.


TMS Machine Learning for Materials Science 2018
September 25–26, 2018, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
The TMS Machine Learning for Materials Science 2018 course provides a unique opportunity to learn from recognized experts who are on the leading edge of developing machine learning and applying it in materials science and engineering.

Materials Science and Engineering
September 26-28, 2018, Darmstadt, Germany

Hosted by the German Materials Society (DGM), MSE is one of the largest English speaking congresses in the field of Material Science and Engineering, across Europe. The meeting is co co-sponsored by TMS and the Light Weight Metal Symposium at MSE is co-organized by TMS volunteers.


NuMat2018: The Nuclear Materials Conference
October 14-18, 2018, Seattle, WA, USA

Furnace Tapping 2018 Conference
October 15-17, 2018, Skukuza, South Africa

Materials Science & Technology 2018 Technical Meeting and Exhibition (MS&T18)
October 14-18, 2018, Columbus, Ohio, USA

MS&T brings together scientists, engineers, students, suppliers, and more to discuss current research and technical applications and to shape the future of materials science and technology. MS&T18 is organized in a joint partnership among five leading materials science-related societies—the American Ceramic Society, the Association for Iron & Steel Technology, ASM International, the Metallurgy and Materials Society of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum, and TMS, with programming by NACE International.



Future of Mining Americas 2018
October 29–30, 2018, Denver, Colorado, USA

Arctic Technology Conference 2018
November 5-7, 2018, Houston, Texas, USA
ATC promotes the understanding of the cold regions of the earth through environmentally compatible design and construction, safe operation, maintenance and integrity of both offshore and onshore structures in these fragile regions. TMS is one of the sponsoring organizations working cooperatively to develop the technical program of the conference.


TMS 2019 148th Annual Meeting & Exhibition
March 10-14, 2019, San Antonio, Texas, USA

The TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition brings together more than 4,000 business leaders, engineers, scientists and other professionals in the materials field for an outstanding exchange of technical knowledge leading to solutions in the workplace and in society.


ALTA 2019 Nickel-Cobalt-Copper, Uranium-REE-Li and Gold-PM Conference & Exhibition
May 18-28, 2019, Perth, Australia

This annual event, organized by ALTA Metallurgical Services, is a gathering of the global nickel, cobalt, copper, uranium, rare earths, lithium, gold, and precious metals industries. It features highly-focused programs, topical forums, and presentations by key international speakers. ALTA 2019 is co-sponsored by TMS.


5th World Congress on Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME 2019)
July 21–25, 2019, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

ICME 2019 convenes leading researchers and practitioners of ICME to share the latest knowledge and advances in the discipline. This congress is the recognized hub of interaction among software developers and process engineers along the entire production chain, as well as for materials scientists and engineers developing new materials.


Materials Science & Technology 2019 Technical Meeting and Exhibition (MS&T19)
September 29-October 3, 2019, Portland, Oregon, USA

MS&T brings together scientists, engineers, students, suppliers, and more to discuss current research and technical applications and to shape the future of materials science and technology. MS&T19 is organized in a joint partnership among leading materials science-related societies—the American Ceramic Society, the Association for Iron & Steel Technology, ASM International, and TMS, with programming by NACE International.


11th International Conference on Porous Metals and Metallic Foams (MetFoam 2019)
August 20-23, 2019, Dearborn, Michigan, USA
The 11th International Conference on Porous Metals and Metallic Foams (MetFoam 2019) is the largest cross-disciplinary, international technical meeting focused exclusively on the production, properties, and application of lightweight porous/cellular materials.

TMS 2020 149th Annual Meeting & Exhibition
February 23-27, 2020, San Diego, California, USA

The TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition brings together more than 4,000 business leaders, engineers, scientists and other professionals in the materials field for an outstanding exchange of technical knowledge leading to solutions in the workplace and in society.


The 14th International Symposium on Superalloys (Superalloys 2020)
September 13-17, 2020, Seven Springs, Pennsylvania, USA
Superalloys 2020 is organized by TMS and will convene the breadth of the superalloys technology community to share and advance innovations in materials processing, properties, coating technology, industrial applications, and the development of new superalloy compositions.

Materials Science & Technology 2020 Technical Meeting and Exhibition (MS&T20)
October 4-8, 2020, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

MS&T brings together scientists, engineers, students, suppliers, and more to discuss current research and technical applications and to shape the future of materials science and technology. MS&T20 is organized in a joint partnership among leading materials science-related societies—the American Ceramic Society, the Association for Iron & Steel Technology, and TMS, with programming by NACE International.