The Global Meetings Calendar lists minerals, metals, and materials-related technical meetings being held throughout the world.
Submitting a meeting for consideration to the Global Meetings Calendar is a benefit for TMS members. Please complete the Meeting Submission Form. For questions, contact MeetingsCalendar@tms.org.


AI for Materials: From Discovery to Production
October 6–7, 2020, Online Event

Energy Materials 2020
October 13–15, 2020, Huzhou, Zhejiang, China
Through invited talks by leading experts, as well as contributed presentations from the global technical community, Energy Materials 2020 will highlight materials research and innovations for a wide breadth of energy systems and technologies. Energy Materials 2020 will build on the success of the inaugural Energy Materials meeting, convened by The Chinese Society for Metals (CSM) and The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society (TMS) in 2014 and the Energy Materials 2017 Conference, co-located with TMS2017.

Short Course on Blast Effects and Analysis
October 19–20, 2020, New Forest, UK

The Nuclear Materials Conference (NuMat 2020)
October 26–30, 2020 , Ghent, Belgium


MS&T20 Virtual
November 2-6, 2020, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
The Materials Science & Technology 2020 Technical Meeting & Exhibition (MS&T20) will now be held as a virtual event. As a registrant, you will be able to watch live plenary and award sessions, visit our virtual exhibit, join in virtual networking and student events, and have access to hundreds of on-demand technical presentations and posters—all at a fraction of the cost of participating in a traditional, in-person MS&T conference.

TMS Learning Pathways: Advanced Materials Manufacturing
November 9–11, 2020, Virtual Offering
This three-day course offers concurrent short courses that are modularly assembled within the following learning tracks: machine learning, additive manufacturing, and lightweighting. Attendees can mix and match modules to create their own curriculum.


World Chemistry Congress 2020
November 30–December 1, 2020, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Chemistry 2020 will include the participation of world-renowned speakers, academicians, researchers, chemists, business experts, and delegates across the globe and discuss the research and the advancements in the field of chemistry.

The 11th International Conference on Molten Slags, Fluxes and Salts
February 21–25, 2021, Seoul, South Korea
MOLTEN began in Canada in 1980 has been held every four years on different continents. This iteration will provide an opportunity for attendees to network with experts and explore recent progress in the research of slags, fluxes, and salts as well as future research direction in the fields of pyrometallurgy, environment, and energy. TMS is a co-sponsor of this meeting.

TMS 2021 150th Annual Meeting & Exhibition
March 14–18, 2021, Orlando, Florida, USA
Help us celebrate 150 years with a number of special anniversary features! The TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition brings together more than 4,000 business leaders, engineers, scientists and other professionals in the materials field for an outstanding exchange of technical knowledge leading to solutions in the workplace and in society.

6th World Congress on Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME 2021)
April 18–22, 2021, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, USA
The 6th World Congress on Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME 2021) convenes leading researchers and practitioners to share the latest knowledge and advances in the discipline.

TMS Materials Innovation Briefings: Focus on Pittsburgh
May 12, 2021, Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania, USA
Gain first-hand insights on how groundbreaking materials products are successfully being brought to market through innovative technical collaborations in Pittsburgh.

Solidification Course 2021
May 30–June 4, 2021, Villars-sur-Ollon, Switzerland

This one-week course held in English is designed for engineers and scientists from industry and research centers who wish to improve their knowledge in the field of solidification. Participants should have a degree in materials science, metallurgy, mechanical engineering, physics or chemistry. This course is co-sponsored by TMS.


Fifteenth International Congress on Fracture (ICF15)
June 13–15, 2021, Atlanta, Georgia

The 12th International Conference on Magnesium Alloys and their Applications (Mg 2021)
June 15–18, 2021, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
The 12th International Conference on Magnesium Alloys and their Applications (Mg 2021) will convene the global research community to explore the latest discoveries in magnesium, both fundamental and applied, in Montreal, Canada. First held in 1986 in London, this event is the longest running conference dedicated to the development of magnesium alloys.

European Metallurgical Conference (EMC 2021)
June 27–30, 2021, Salzburg, Austria
The conference will explore the whole chain of non-ferrous metallurgy, including process technology, analytical aspects, and even socio-economic questions of today and tomorrow. A major focus of EMC 2021 will be “From Mine to Metal: The search for an integral solution to process complex ores and residues (with high impurities) and produce high value multi metal at lowest CO2 footprint.” EMC 2021 is co-sponsored by TMS.


8th International Conference on Solid - Solid Phase Transformations in Inorganic Materials
June 28–July 2, 2021 , Xi’an, China

The goal of PTM2020 is to bring together international experts on solid?solid state phase transformation from academia and industry to meet and discuss their research each other in a friendly atmosphere. This meeting is co-sponsored by TMS.


5th International Congress on 3D Materials Science (3DMS 2021)
June 29–July 2, 2021, Washington, D.C., USA
Celebrating its fifth session in 2021, 3DMS is the premier forum on the three-dimensional characterization, visualization, quantitative analysis, modeling, and development of structure-property relationships of materials, as well as big data and machine learning issues associated with 3D materials science.

The 12 International Conference and Workshop on Numerical Simulation of 3D Sheet Metal Forming Processes (NUMISHEET 2021)
July 11–16, 2021, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
The NUMISHEET conference series gathers the most prominent experts in the area of numerical simulation of sheet metal forming processes and inspires an international exchange of ideas and discussions of the related technologies. The 2021 conference takes place in Canada for the first time and features technical and keynote programs, symposia, benchmark applications for comparing numerical predictions of the participants with experimental results, and a cultural excursions program.

The 13th International Conference on the Technology of Plasticity
July 25–30, 2021, Columbus, Ohio, USA

From fundamental science to industrial application, the breadth of the metal forming community will convene at The 13th International Conference on the Technology of Plasticity (ICTP 2021). Scientists and engineers from across industry, academia, and government will share their latest improvements and innovations in all aspects of metal forming science and technology, with the intent of facilitating linkages and collaborations among these groups.


31st Annual International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium
July 26–28, 2021, Austin, Texas, USA
The SFF Symposium is a high-level research conference giving academic and industrial researchers the opportunity to share their research findings.

The 14th International Symposium on Superalloys (Superalloys 2021)
September 12–16, 2021, Seven Springs, Pennsylvania, USA
Superalloys 2021 is organized by TMS and will convene the breadth of the superalloys technology community to share and advance innovations in materials processing, properties, coating technology, industrial applications, and the development of new superalloy compositions.

2021 Liquid Metal Processing & Casting Conference
September 19–22, 2021, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LMPC 2021 is a unique event that showcases the latest technological and scientific advances related to those industrial processes used to cast large ingots of highly alloyed metals.

Materials in Nuclear Energy Systems (MiNES 2021)
September 19–23, 2021, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
MiNES first met in 2019 to serve the fission reactor materials community that grew out of biannual symposia held at the TMS meeting (Microstructure Processes in Irradiated Materials – MPIM) and the ANS meeting (Nuclear Fuel and Structural Materials – NFSM).

2nd World Congress on High Entropy Alloys (HEA 2021)
November 14–17, 2021, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
HEA 2021 will feature highly focused technical talks on topics that include, but are not limited to, fundamental theory of alloy design, computational modeling and simulation, properties, processing, and applications of high entropy alloys.


TMS 2022 151st Annual Meeting & Exhibition
February 27–March 3, 2022, Anaheim, California, USA
Join us for the TMS 2022 Annual Meeting & Exhibition, which brings together more than 4,000 business leaders, engineers, scientists and other professionals in the materials field for an outstanding exchange of technical knowledge leading to solutions in the workplace and in society.

Additive Manufacturing Benchmarks 2022
August 15–18, 2022, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Additive Manufacturing Benchmarks (AM-Bench) provide a continuing series of controlled benchmark measurements, in conjunction with a conference series, with the primary goal of enabling modelers to test their simulations against rigorous, highly controlled additive manufacturing benchmark test data. All AM-Bench data are permanently archived for public use. The AM-Bench conference series provides a venue for sharing the results of these tests and convening modelers and experimentalists to discuss successes and challenges.

TMS 2023 152nd Annual Meeting & Exhibition
March 19–23, 2023, San Diego, California, USA
Join us for the TMS 2023 Annual Meeting & Exhibition, which brings together more than 4,000 business leaders, engineers, scientists and other professionals in the materials field for an outstanding exchange of technical knowledge leading to solutions in the workplace and in society.

TMS 2024 153rd Annual Meeting & Exhibition
March 3–7, 2024, Orlando, Florida, USA
Join us for the TMS 2024 Annual Meeting & Exhibition, which brings together more than 4,000 business leaders, engineers, scientists and other professionals in the materials field for an outstanding exchange of technical knowledge leading to solutions in the workplace and in society.