TMS2022 Registration

To begin the online registration process, you will be required to log in to your existing TMS account. If you do not have a TMS account, you will be asked to create one before proceeding with registration.

Registration is now open for the TMS 2022 Annual Meeting & Exhibition (TMS2022)! While primarily an in-person event, TMS2022 will combine elements of traditional and virtual meetings, allowing those who cannot travel to still be a part of the meeting that the global minerals, metals, and materials community calls home.

Registration Options

Before registering for TMS2022, please determine if you will be participating in person or virtually:

  • In-Person: Attendees who join us in Anaheim, California, will have access to real-time, on-site technical programming, as well as to exhibitor booths, poster displays, networking events, social activities, and committee meetings. In-person attendees will also have access to recorded on-demand presentations following the event, as well as electronic access to the full published conference proceedings.
  • Virtual: Those who participate remotely will have access to all submitted on-demand technical talks and the complete published conference proceedings. This registration option also includes live streaming of select featured sessions and access to a virtual poster session.

Registration rates for both options are listed in the table below.

What Your Registration Package Includes

For In-Person Attendees

Your TMS2022 full-conference registration fee includes access to:

  • Presentations at more than 90 symposia in 14 technical topics
  • Full programming of three co-located meetings
  • Featured keynote presentations, honorary symposia, special award lectures, and poster sessions
  • Electronic access to proceedings from select symposia, as well as the general meetings proceedings volume
  • Access to recorded presentations from all participating presenters
  • A three-day pass to the TMS2022 Exhibit Hall
  • Exhibit Hall Opening Reception and Poster Session
  • Exhibit Hall Happy Hour and Poster Session
  • 2022 TMS-AIME Awards Ceremony
  • Sunday Night Welcome Reception
  • Monday Morning Welcome Breakfast

For Virtual Attendees

Your TMS2022 full-conference registration fee includes access to:

  • Recorded presentations from all participating presenters
  • Eight live streaming sessions (sessions to be announced)
  • Virtual Poster Session
  • Electronic access to proceedings from select symposia, as well as the general meetings proceedings volume

Add Events to Your Registration Package

You can add the following events to your in-person registration package during the registration process:     

  • TMS Technical Division Luncheon Lectures: Learn from invited speakers while you lunch with colleagues who share your technical interests. Luncheon lectures are held on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. (The lecture is free, but you must purchase a ticket to receive a lunch.)
  • PubZone Networking Reception: This informal networking event offers additional networking opportunities for those interested in the REWAS and Furnace Tapping 2022 special symposia on Monday, February 28.
  • Young Professional Tutorial Luncheon Lecture: Hear presentations on topics of interest to early-career professionals and share a meal with other young professionals on Tuesday, March 1. (The lecture is free, but you must purchase a ticket to receive a lunch.)
  • 2022 TMS-AIME Awards Celebration Dinner: Join us for dinner following the awards ceremony to celebrate the achievements of our 2022 award recipients on Wednesday, March 2.
  • Fresh Coffee, Fresh Ideas: Diversity and Inclusion Breakfast: Serving as an  informal kick off to the first day of programming for the Fourth Summit on Diversity in the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Profession (DMMM4), this year’s event will feature facilitated small group discussion related to DMMM4 topics on Wednesday, March 2.
  • DMMM4 Celebrate Diversity Luncheon: Celebrate past and 2022 recipients of the TMS Ellen Swallow Richards Diversity Award and the TMS Frank Crossley Diversity Award and perspectives on progress on diversity, equity, and inclusion on Thursday, March 3.
  • Professional Development Events: Courses are currently under development; check back for more details and to add a short course or workshop to your registration.

Is Your TMS Membership Up-to-Date?

TMS members receive deeply discounted rates on the TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Before you register, be sure to renew your membership or, if you are new to TMS, learn how to become a member. Please allow two business days for your membership to be processed before registering at the member rate.

TMS2022 In-Person Registration Rates

Type Discount Rate
(on or before January 18)
Standard Rate
(after January 18)
Member (Does not include TMS Membership for 2022) $695 $880
Member Presenter (Does not include TMS Membership for 2022) $695 $880
Nonmember Presenter (Includes TMS Membership for 2022) $875 $1,030
Nonmember (Includes TMS Membership for 2022) $935 $1,070
Senior Member (Must hold Senior Member distinction with TMS) $525 $670
Undergraduate Student Member (Does not include Material Advantage Membership for 2022) $165 $210
Undergraduate Student Nonmember* (Includes Material Advantage Membership for 2022) $195 $240
Graduate Student Member (Does not include Material Advantage Membership for 2022) $215 $260
Graduate Student Nonmember* (Includes Material Advantage Membership for 2022) $245 $290
Daily Registration Member (Does not include TMS Membership for 2022) $495 $570
Daily Registration Nonmember (Includes TMS Membership for 2022) $555 $610
Exhibition Daily** (No one under 18 permitted) $75 $75

* Must be a full-time student at an accredited university to register at the student rate. A current school identification card must be presented at registration to receive your materials at TMS2022.
** Proceedings access will not be given with this rate.

TMS2022 Virtual Registration Rates

Type Discount Rate
(on or before January 18)
Standard Rate
(after January 18)
Professional Member/Nonmember $300 $300
Graduate Student $200 $200
Undergraduate Student $150 $150


Note that virtual non-member registrants will 
not receive TMS membership as part of their registration fee. 

Corporate Rate

To receive the corporate registration rate, you must send a minimum of 10 attendees to the meeting from your corporation. Contact Trudi Dunlap for more information on this option.

Refund Policy

Written requests must arrive at TMS post marked no later than January 18, 2022. No refunds will be issued after January 18, 2022. A $75 processing fee is charged for all cancellations.

Refund requests should be sent to:
TMS2022, c/o Registration Control Systems
1833 Portola Rd., Suite D
Ventura, California 93003

In-person conference registrants: Should your plans change and you do not attend in person for any reason, please contact us at tms2022@rcsreg.com so that we can update your registration to the virtual registration package. We regret that we are unable to refund the difference between the in-person and virtual fees after January 18, 2022.

TMS Policies

By registering for this meeting, attendees accept the terms of the TMS Privacy Policy, and acknowledge that they may be photographed and/or recorded by TMS for promotional purposes while at events as described in the TMS Meeting Policies. Registrants and their guests also agree to abide by the Meetings Code of Conduct, the TMS Anti-Harassment Policy, and TMS COVID-19 Release & Hold Harmless Agreement. For additional information on policies related to TMS events, visit the TMS Meetings Policies page.

TMS Guest Program

TMS welcomes your guests to join in selected TMS2022 activities.

Guest Session Access

Each full-conference attendee is permitted up to two guests for one session at which they are presenting. This does not include colleagues or exhibitors. This access is intended for family members who wish to listen to one talk presented by their relative. No one under 18 permitted. Please provide the names of the guests who will be attending your presentations when completing the registration form.

Guest Function Tickets

You may purchase additional tickets to social functions for your guests through the registration form.