Young professionals in the early stages of their careers need plenty of opportunities to network with leaders in their field and to gain recognition for their work and their abilities in the larger minerals, metals, and materials community. That’s why TMS2015 offers a number of activities and events designed to meet the specific needs of young professionals, aged 40 and under, working in the minerals, metals, and materials science and engineering fields.
Meet the Candidate Employment Poster Session
Date: Monday, March 16, 2015, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Location: Atlantic Hall, Dolphin Hotel

Graduate students, post-docs, and early career professionals will show potential employers their qualifications—not just their current research—at a special poster session planned for the TMS 2015 Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Sponsored by the TMS Young Professional Committee, the "Meet the Candidate" Poster Session provides an event that allows young professionals to network with employers looking for high-caliber personnel for positions in national laboratories, academia, and industry.

Young Professional Happy Hour Reception
Date: Monday, March 16, 2015, 6:00 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Location: Northern Hemisphere D, Dolphin Hotel
This reception provides young professionals the opportunity to network with more experienced TMS members in a relaxed, social atmosphere.

Japan Institute of Metals (JIM) International Scholar Lecture

Nobuo Nakada
Speaker:   Nobuo Nakada, Kyushu University
Lecture Title:   "Microstructural Characteristics of Austenite Formed from Lath Martensite via Martensitic Reversion"
Date: Tuesday, March 17, 11:40 a.m. to 12:10 p.m.
Location: Swan 3, Swan Hotel
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Young Professional Tutorial Luncheon Lecture
Date: Tuesday, March 17, Noon to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Northern Hemisphere D, Dolphin Hotel

Antoine Allanore
Speaker 1:   Antoine Allanore, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Lecture Title:   "Teaching Sustainable Chemical Metallurgy in 2015"
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Peter Hosemann
Speaker 2:   Peter Hosemann, University of California
Lecture Title:   "Material Science: A Field Present in Every-Day Life and a Unifying Discipline, but Often Not on Students’ Radar"
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Technical Division Young Professional Poster Contest

Young professionals, aged 40 and under, will present posters related to each of the five TMS technical divisions. The winner in each division will be awarded $500.

The deadline to submit posters has passed.

These lectures are open to all meeting attendees. An optional boxed lunch can be purchased for $48 through the Meeting Registration form.

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