First-Time Attendee Toolkit
Here, you’ll find tools to help orient you to the meeting and its location, learn about all of the opportunities available to you, and access recommendations and information on how to prepare and get the most out of your meeting experience.
Download the Technical Committee Schedule
One of the best ways to establish lasting networking connections is to attend a TMS technical committee meeting in San Diego. TMS has more than 30 technical committees, and each one is made up of volunteers who guide the programming, publications, and other activities of the society in that subject area. All technical committee meetings are open to all TMS members, so select the committee that best matches your interest area and plan to join us.
Ten Tips for Getting the Most out of the TMS2017 Technical Sessions
This document offers ten quick tips to help you prepare for TMS2017.
Meeting face-to-face with colleagues from around the world is one of main benefits of attending the TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Find a complete list of networking events here or download the Networking Flyer.
TMS Member Welcome Center
Location: San Diego Convention Center, Ballroom 6 Lobby
Stop by the TMS Member Welcome Center at the TMS 2017 Annual Meeting & Exhibition to receive your complete Member Welcome packet, which includes additional information on making the most of your TMS membership and your TMS Annual Meeting experience. It will also include a free gift.
Hours of Operation
Sunday: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Monday: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.