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Expo 2000: General Information

March 12ˇ16 · 2000 TMS ANNUAL MEETING · Nashville, Tennessee

Exhibitor Prospectus

Event Profile

Sponsorship Opportunities

Current Exhibitors

Reservation Form


Monday, March 13
2:00 p.m.ˇ7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, March 14
9:30 a.m.ˇ5:00 p.m.

Wednesday, March 15
9:30 a.m.ˇ3:00 p.m.

Exhibit Floorplan
During the week of March 12-16, 2000, at the 129th Annual Meeting & Exhibition of The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS), you can join more than 4,000 science and engineering professionals, representing more than 70 different countries, who will come together for the opportunity to add to their own store of knowledge by capitalizing on the expertise and experience of their colleagues. More than 200 sessions and 1,000 individual presentations are scheduled. Whether your technical interests lie in precious metal extraction, aluminum processing, high-temperature superconductors, or just about any other materials field or metallurgical discipline, you will find programming that addresses your most pressing needs.

Exhibit Booth Reservations

Standard booths are 10'x10', but custom booth size requests will be considered. However, the minimum booth size is 10' X 10' (3.04m x 3.04m). Contact TMS to discuss the creation of a customized booth size to fit your space requirements. Standard rental prices are as follows:

What is Included with Your Booth Rental

Exhibit Traffic Enhancers

Products and Services Featured

  • Air Pollution/Air Control Equipment
  • Aluminum Industry Wear Parts
  • Aluminum Processors and Producers
  • Aluminum Production & Technology Equipment
  • Aluminum Refining Systems
  • Aluminum Quality
  • Anode Rod Stub Welding
  • Automation/Computer Simulation
  • Bauxite Crushing & Grinding
  • Carbon Paste Production & Equipment
  • Carbon Technology and Supplies
  • Casting
  • Chemicals and Additives
  • ClothingˇProtective
  • Combustion Technology
  • Computer Software
  • Degassing
  • Dross Handling Equipment
  • Energy Services
  • Engineering and Consulting Services
  • Filtration
  • Furnaces
  • Grain Refiners Hardeners
  • Graphite
  • HF Measurement Systems for Pot Rooms & Stacks
  • Image Analysis
  • Industrial Gases
  • Ingot & Sow Casting Handling & Stacking
  • Instrumentation
  • Lubricants
  • Master Alloys
  • Material Handling
  • Material Information
  • Measurement/Testing and Analysis
  • Microscopy
  • Molten Metal Pumps
  • Process Equipment
  • Publishers
  • Radiation Detection
  • Raw Materials Products/Services
  • Recycling/Scrap Processing
  • Refractory and Insulating Products
  • Service Contractors
  • Water Cooling & Treatment

Additional Benefits to the Expo 2000 Exhibitor

Admittance Coupons/Invitations: A $25.00 value, these coupons can be distributed to your customers and prospects as an invitation for free access to the exhibit area.

Access to Lead Tracking Services On-Site: Each attendee is supplied with a magnetic-strip lead retrieval card. The card reader system available to all exhibiting companies for rental to simplify lead recording, categorizing and tracking.

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Pre-Registration List: Interested in promoting your participation to pre-registered attendees? This list will be provided on disk and will be available approximately one month prior to the meeting.

Post-Show Attendee List: A complete list of the meeting attendees will be sent to you on disk one month following the meeting.

Promotional Support: TMS supports the Expo 2000 with an aggressive marketing campaign which includes, direct mail to targeted lists of industry leaders, industry specific advertising via strong coverage in numerous trade publications, public relations to generate press coverage, and complete World Wide Web coverage via TMS OnLine and information listings on many related sites

We urge exhibitors to get involved with helping to promote their participation in the 2000 TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Opportunities are designed to help you maximize your exhibitor benefits with customers and prospects. Act now to ensure your company the high visibility of a prime location. For space reservation, or to hold space on a tentative basis, contact:

Cindy A. Wilson
Marketing Coordinator
The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society
184 Thorn Hill Road, Warrendale PA 15086
Telephone (724) 776-9000, ext 231; fax (724) 776-3770
E-mail; Web Site
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To reserve booth space for the meeting, submit the Exhibitor Reservation Form.

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