TMS2020 Professional Development Events:
Workshops and Courses

TMS is offering a selection of workshops and courses in conjunction with the TMS 2020 Annual Meeting & Exhibition (TMS2020). Most events will be held on Sunday, February 23, prior to the start of the meeting’s technical program. (The Lead Processing Course will be held on Saturday, February 22, and Sunday, February 23, so please make your travel plans accordingly.)

Sign up for one of these professional development events when you register for the TMS 2020 Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Please note that registration for the full TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition is not required to attend a professional development event. Save on registration fees when you sign up by January 17, 2020.

Two-Day Course

Lead Processing Two-Day Course

Date: Saturday, February 22, 2020
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Date: Sunday, February 23, 2020
Time: 9:30 a.m. to Noon

One-Day Events

Zinc Processing Course

Date: Sunday, February 23, 2020
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Improving Aluminum Cell Performance and Cell Retrofit with Hands-on HHCellVolt Model Usage

Date: Sunday, February 23, 2020
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Alumina and Bauxite

Date: Sunday, February 23, 2020
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Introduction to CALPHAD with Hands-On Software Demonstrations

Date: Sunday, February 23, 2020
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Modeling the Coevolution of Microstructure and Properties using the MOOSE Framework

Date: Sunday, February 23, 2020
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

PRISMS Center Open Source Software Training Workshop

Date: Sunday, February 23, 2020
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Advanced Microelectronics Packaging, Interconnection Technology, and Pb-Free Solders

Date: Sunday, February 23, 2020
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Half-Day Events

Formation, Characterization and Treatment of Spent Potlining

Date: Sunday, February 23, 2020
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Additive Manufacturing Materials and Processes Workshop

Date: Sunday, February 23, 2020
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

About TMS2020 Professional Development Events

For each of the events listed above, please note the following:
  • Minimum numbers of class enrollment are necessary to conduct a course, and advance registration is encouraged. Should a course need to be cancelled due to low enrollment, TMS will provide as much advance notice as possible and provide full refunds to participants.
  • A refund, minus a $50 processing fee, will be given for all cancellations requested in writing before the advance registration deadline of January 17, 2020.
  • Course materials are included in the registration fee and will be distributed as digital downloads prior to or after the conclusion of the program as provided by instructors.
  • All times for TMS2020 professional development courses will take place in local time—U.S. Pacific Standard Time (UTC -8).