TMS Aluminum Cast Shop Science & Technology Course (Cast Shop 17)

November 6–10, 2017 • Crowne Plaza London-Heathrow • London, United Kingdom


Online and advanced registration is now closed.

If you are interested in attending the TMS Aluminum Cast Shop Science & Technology Course or in receiving information about future courses, please contact TMS Meeting Services.

This course will be held Monday, November 6, through Friday, November 10, at the Crowne Plaza London-Heathrow. Your course registration fee includes the following:
  • Welcome reception
  • Morning and afternoon refreshment breaks during session intermissions
  • Daily lunch
  • Tour of the Advanced Metal Casting Centre at Brunel University London (including transportation to and from the facility)
  • Graduation program
  • Printed course materials—a comprehensive reference resource to add to your library

Attendees are required to register and badges must be worn for admission to lectures and all course events.

Online and advanced registration closes November 2, 2017

Rate: $2,750.00 USD

TMS electronic membership (no print JOM) through 2018 is also included in the registration fee for TMS nonmembers. 

Meeting Policies

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.

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 mail or e-mail) before October 6, 2017; payment will be refunded less a $75 processing fee. No refunds will be processed after October 6, 2017.

Photography and Recording Policy: TMS reserves the right to all audio and video reproductions of presentations at TMS-sponsored meetings. By registering for this conference, 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 sessions (audio, video, still photography, etc.) intended for personal use, distribution, publication, or copyright without the express written consent of TMS and the individual authors is strictly prohibited. Attendees violating this policy may be asked to leave the session.

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

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

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