Meeting Resources

TMS Machine Learning for Materials Science 2018

September 25–26, 2018
Embassy Suites by Hilton Pittsburgh Downtown • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Attendee Justification Resources

The resources in this toolkit have been developed to assist you with demonstrating to your organization’s management that attending the TMS Machine Learning for Materials Science 2018 course is a prudent investment for your organization, as well as a valuable professional development opportunity for you.

Justification Letter
This template gives you basic information to share with your employer about the TMS Machine Learning for Materials Science 2018 course content, opportunities, and costs, as well as suggestions for highlighting particular benefits that relate to your particular employment situation. You are welcome to customize it further to meet your unique needs.

Course Registration Flyer
Many employers require a print brochure as a part of your attendance process. This PDF flyer can fulfill this requirement by outlining course information, costs, and highlights.

Course Agenda
The PDF course agenda outlines lecture topics planned for both days of this program. Review the agenda now to share your specific interests with your employer to help you make the case for attending.

Cost-Saving Opportunities
Submit your registration form and payment by August 30, 2018, to receive the discounted registration rate (a savings of $150). TMS has also reserved a block of rooms at a discounted rate at the course location, the Embassy Suites by Hilton Pittsburgh Downtown hotel. Book by August 30 to secure the best rate.

Make the Most of Your Organization’s Investment
Offer to prepare and deliver a short presentation for your non-attending colleagues after the course to share what you learned. That way, others in your organization will benefit from your attendance, too.