Diversity in the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Professions 3

July 23–24, 2018 • University of California, Santa Barbara • Santa Barbara, California, USA


"We need to share our experiences, identify and create advocates, and have important conversations with respect to diversity and inclusion to move forward. It matters."
– Amy Clarke, Colorado School of Mines, DMMM2 Chair and DMMM3 Co-Chair

Online and advanced registration is now closed

Onsite registration is available beginning at 7:30a.m. on Monday, July 23, at the Front Patio, Loma Pelona. To expedite the registration process, you may complete and print the PDF registration form and bring it with you. TMS staff will be available to assist you with your registration.

Registration for the summit includes the following:

  • Plenary, keynote, and panel discussion access
  • Refreshment breaks
  • Two lunches
  • A networking reception

Registration Fees

Registering As Discount Rate* Standard Rate
Member $540 $640
Nonmember** $640 $740

* Discount registration fee has been extended to apply through July 9, 2018 only (previously June 18, 2018).
** Includes TMS e-membership for remainder of 2018 and all of 2019.

Registration Awards

The National Science Foundation has provided support to facilitate DMMM3 attendance by students, postdoctoral researchers, and young investigators (DMR-1831733).

Apply for a Registration Award

Successful applicants will receive free registration which includes plenary, keynote, panel discussion, and professional development session access; refreshment breaks; daily lunch; and one ticket to the networking reception.

Please visit the DMMM3 Registration Award Application page to learn more about the award and to submit your application. Successful applicants will be notified by TMS staff no later than June 29.

Meeting Policies

Cancellation Policy: TMS reserves the right to cancel this course due to low registration; registrants will be notified at least 20 days prior to the course date and receive full refunds. Travel-related expenses are the responsibility of the registrant and are not included in the registration fee refunds. If a registrant must cancel, TMS must be notified in writing (by e-mail or mail) before June 18, 2018; payment will be refunded less a $75 processing fee. No refunds will be processed after the registration deadline of June 18, 2018.

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 and Recording Policy: TMS reserves the right to all audio and video reproductions of presentations at TMS-sponsored meetings. 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.

Any recording of lectures (audio, video, still photography, etc.) intended for personal use, distributions, publication, or copyright without express written consent of TMS and the individual authors is strictly prohibited. Attendees violating this policy may be asked to leave the lecture.

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 meeting facility/hotel to meet attendee dietary requests, provided staff is informed of the special request at least 24 hours in advance of the request. Please indicate dietary restrictions when registering.

Time Zones: Unless otherwise noted, all times for this conference and related events will take place in the local time zone, Pacific Daylight Time (UTC-7:00).

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

Currency: All meeting 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. and Canada Only: 1-800-759-4867
Other Countries: 1-724-776-9000, ext. 241
Fax: 1-724-776-3770