Meeting Resources

11th International Conference on Porous Metals and Metallic Foams (MetFoam 2019)

August 20–23, 2019 • DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel • Dearborn, Michigan, USA

Registration Information

Online and advanced registration is now closed.

Onsite registration is available beginning at 6:00p.m. on, August 20th in the Great Room at the Doubletree Hilton Hotel. To expedite the registration process, you may complete and print the Registration Form and bring it with you. TMS staff will be available to assist you with your registration.

Final Program

This conference will be held Tuesday, August 20, 2019, through Friday, August 23, 2019. Registration includes the following:

  • Welcome reception
  • Technical sessions
  • Poster session
  • Conference lunches
  • Refreshment breaks during session intermissions
  • Conference banquet
  • A copy of the conference proceedings with electronic access
$670 if registered by July 8, 2019
$770 after July 8, 2019


Attendees are required to register and badges must be worn for admission to technical sessions, the exhibition and all conference events.

Registration is now available online and through the PDF registration form.

Discount Registration Deadline: July 8, 2019

Registration Awards

The U.S. National Science Foundation has provided support to facilitate MetFoam 2019 attendance by students, postdoctoral researchers, and early-career investigators (CMMI-1932762).

Apply for a Registration Award

Successful applicants will receive free registration which includes access to:

  • All technical sessions (including plenary and keynote talks)
  • Welcome reception
  • Poster session
  • Conference lunches
  • Refreshment breaks during session intermissions
  • Conference banquet
  • A copy of the conference proceedings with electronic access

Please visit the MetFoam 2019 Registration Award Application form to learn more about the award and to submit your application. Successful applicants will be notified by TMS staff.

Meeting Policies

Cancellation Policy: Requests for cancellations must be made in writing (by e-mail or mail) to TMS. A $75 processing fee is charged for all cancellations. No refunds will be processed after the registration deadline of July 8, 2019.

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.

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

Time Zones: Unless otherwise noted, all times for this conference and related events will take place in the local time zone, Eastern Daylight Time (UTC -04:00).

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

Currency: All meeting 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. and Canada Only: 1-800-759-4867
Other Countries: 1-724-776-9000
Fax: 1-724-776-3770