Public and Governmental Affairs Committee

The Public and Governmental Affairs Committee is one of the TMS Functional Committees.

Our Mission: The Public & Governmental Affairs Committee actively promotes the economic and environmental importance of materials research and development to both the public and government. It reviews and recommends appropriate plans for more effective representation of the Materials Community in related public and governmental affairs, provides technical resources and information to appropriate agencies and Congress, provides guidelines for the TMS relationship with other societies and umbrella organizations (such as FMS, AAES, etc.), provides inputs to the TMS president regarding policy issues and position papers, and plans for techno-informational sessions on materials related issues and initiatives. 


Welcome to the Public and Governmental Affairs Committee
This area will contain information and announcements related to the Public and Governmental Affairs Committee.

Upcoming Meetings

There are currently no meetings scheduled.

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