2017 Anode Technology for the Aluminum Industry Course

September 17 - 22, 2017 • Château Arnaud • Sept-Îles, Québec, Canada


Online and advanced registration is now closed

If you are interested in attending the Anode Technology for the Aluminum Industry course or in receiving information about future courses, please contact TMS Meeting Services.

This course will be held Monday, September 18, through Friday, September 22, with registration services available on Sunday, September 17. Your course registration fee includes the following:
  • Monday welcome reception
  • Morning and afternoon refreshment breaks during session intermissions
  • Daily lunch
  • Plant tour at Alouette (including dinner and transportation to and from tour facility)
  • Thursday graduation dinner
  • Printed course materials—a comprehensive reference resource to add to your library

Attendees are required to register and badges must be worn for admission to lectures and all course events.

Rate: $2,750.00 USD

TMS electronic membership (no print JOM) through 2018 is also included in the registration fee for TMS nonmembers.

Meeting Policies

Cancellation Policy: Requests for cancellations must be made in writing to TMS (by mail or e-mail). A $75 processing fee is charged for all cancellations. No refunds will be processed after the registration deadline of August 17, 2017.

Anti-Harassment Policy: In all activities, TMS is committed to providing a professional environment free of harassment, disrespectful behavior, or other unprofessional conduct. TMS requires all attendees to abide by the Anti-Harassment Policy.

Photography Notice: By registering for this course, all attendees acknowledge that they may be photographed by TMS personnel while at events and that those photos may be used for promotional purposes, in and on TMS publications and websites, and on social media sites.

No photos are to be taken of any presenter’s slides. Attendees violating this policy may be asked to leave the session or the course without refund.

Audio/Video Recording Policy: TMS reserves the right to all audio and video reproductions of presentations at TMS-sponsored events. Recordings of sessions (audio, video, still photography, etc.) intended for personal use, distribution, publication, or copyright without the express written consent of TMS and the individual author(s) is strictly prohibited. Contact TMS Technical Programming at 1-724-776-9000 to obtain a copy of the waiver release form.

Americans with Disabilities Act: TMS strongly supports the federal Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) which prohibits discrimination against, and promotes public accessibility for, those with disabilities. In support of, and in compliance with ADA, we ask those requiring specific equipment or services to contact TMS Meeting Services in advance.

TMS Diversity and Inclusion Statement: The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS) is committed to advancing diversity in the minerals, metals, and materials professions, and to promoting an inclusive professional culture that welcomes and engages all who seek to contribute to the field. TMS recognizes that a diverse minerals, metals, and materials workforce is critical to ensuring that all viewpoints, perspectives, and talents are brought to bear in addressing complex science and engineering challenges. To build and nurture this diverse professional community, TMS welcomes and actively engages the participation of underrepresented groups in all of its initiatives and endeavors.

Dietary Requests: TMS will work with the course facility/hotel to meet attendee dietary requests, provided that staff is informed of the special request at least 24 hours in advance of the request. Please indicate dietary restrictions when registering.

Language: The course and all presentations, program materials, and signage will be in English.

Time Zones: Unless otherwise noted, all times for this course and related events will take place in the local time zone, Eastern Daylight Time (UTC -04:00).

Currency: All course fees are expressed in U.S. dollars (USD).

For More Information

For more information about this meeting, please complete the meeting inquiry form or contact:

TMS Meeting Services
5700 Corporate Drive Suite 750
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
     U.S. & Canada Only: 1–800-759-4867
     Other Countries: 1–724-776-9000, ext. 241
Fax: 1-724-776-3770
E-mail: mtgserv@tms.org