2022 Annual International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium
An Additive Manufacturing Conference

July 25-27, 2022 • In-Person Event • Austin, Texas, USA

The 2022 Annual International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium – An Additive Manufacturing Conference (SFF 2022) will be held Monday, July 25, through Wednesday, July 27. Additional information regarding this symposium, such as events and awards can be found on the SFF 2022 website.


Abstract Submission Deadline:
April 15, 2022

Manuscript Deadline (Review Option):
June 24, 2022

All Manuscript Reviews Due:
July 22 2022

Conference Dates:
July 25-27, 2022

Deadline for Submission of Revised Manuscripts (Review Option):
August 26, 2022

Deadline for Submission of Non-Reviewed Manuscripts:
August 26, 2022


Registration Information

Full-conference and student registration fees include the following:
  • Full technical meeting access
  • Sunday evening pre-conference event
  • Monday evening awards banquet
  • Tuesday lunch
  • Access to the PDF ebook of the conference proceedings+

Individuals who cancel their registrations and do not receive a refund are entitled to access the PDF ebook conference proceedings.

Technical sessions will begin on Monday, July 25 and run through Wednesday, July 27. Attendees and presenters are required to register and badges must be worn for admission to technical sessions and all conference events.

Registration Fees

Full Conference $660
Student* $450
Daily (Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday)** $250/day

*Must be a full-time graduate or undergraduate student to register at student rate. Students may register online, and must send a copy of their student ID card by email to mtgserv@tms.org. Students must bring their student ID cards with them on-site to get their conference materials.
**One-day registration includes one social event, but access to the proceedings.

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 21, 2022.

COVID Safety

The organizers are committed to the health and safety of all participants. Please visit the SFF2022 website for the most up-to-date guidelines about conference attendance.

Obtain a Travel Visa for Conferences held in the United States

Request a Visa Letter
To request an official visa invitation letter for this conference, please send your request to TMS Meeting Services. Letters will be generated as requested, so you can submit it along with other required documentation to the appropriate consulate/embassy. Please note that this letter does not guarantee you will be granted a visa. If you need additional assistance, please call at 1–724–776–9000, ext. 211.

Visa Application Process
Meeting attendees from countries that require a visa to enter the United States are reminded that the process of obtaining a visa takes a minimum of three months. You are strongly encouraged to plan ahead and begin the application process early. The U.S. State Department website includes visa information concerning temporary visitors to the United States that may be helpful to you.

Please note that the Department of Homeland Security is implementing the Electronic System for Travel Authorization, which is expected to be mandatory for Visa Waiver Program travelers. Complete information is available on the Visa Waiver Program page of the U.S. State Department website.

For More Information

For questions or more information regarding this symposium, please e-mail the TMS Programming Staff.

Please Note: The 2022 Annual International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium – An Additive Manufacturing Conference is organized by the Mechanical Engineering Department/Lab for Freeform Fabrication under the aegis of the Advanced Manufacturing and Design Center at the University of Texas at Austin. The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS) is handling registration and programming support services for this symposium.