Meeting Resources
12th International Conference on Magnesium Alloys and their Applications (Mg 2021)

June 15–18, 2021

Virtual Event

Attendee Toolbox

Thank you for joining the magnesium community for Mg 2021.

The following tools will help you make the most of your virtual meeting and connect with others. Presenters will also find tools here to help them prepare.

Access Closed Captioning of Virtual Presentations

Access closed captioning for all TMS virtual presentations by using Google Live Caption in the Chrome browser.

Here are the instructions for enabling the live captions:

  1. Open the Chrome browser.
  2. In the address bar, type: chrome://flags/
  3. From the Experiments page, search for Live Captions.
  4. From Live Captions, select Enable. You will be prompted to restart Chrome for changes to take effect.
  5. After restarting Chrome, open Settings >> Advanced >> Accessibility.
  6. Toggle Live Caption to On.
  7. Open a new tab with video content and play a video.

Captions should appear once speaking begins. To stop Live Caption, open Settings >> Advanced >> Accessibility and toggle Live Caption Off.

Invite Colleagues


Social Media Graphic
Share your attendance at Mg 2021 on social media. Be sure to use #Mg2021Conference in your post.

Promotional Slide

Promotional Slide
Include this slide when you speak at relevant meetings and give presentations.

Presenter Tools

Refer to the following guides and tools to help prepare your presentation for Mg 2021.

PowerPoint Slide Template

PowerPoint Slide Template
The Mg 2021 Speaker PowerPoint template, providing useful instructions and guidelines for creating your presentation, is available to all presenters.

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Virtual Backgrounds
The use of a virtual background for your presentation is not required, but TMS offers two Mg 2021 background options: silver or blue. You can select either option, use your own background image, or use no background image at all.

Social Media Posts
Tell your social media followers about your presentation.
You can use the PowerPoint file below to create a social media graphic.

Once you have customized the PowerPoint graphic simply follow these steps:

  1. Click File > Save As
  2. Select JPEG or PNG file format and click Save
  3. Post on social media and include #Mg2021Conference and
  4. Tag TMS and any contacts who may be interested. You can find TMS at:

Tips for Virtual Presentation Videos

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