EMC 2020 is Scheduled to Take Place, As Planned,
June 24-26, 2020, in Columbus, Ohio, USA

EMC 2020 is continuing to monitor developments related to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak and potential impact on global travel. The health and safety of our attendees, vendors, volunteers, and staff is our top priority. Any changes to operating status over the EMC 2020 dates will be communicated immediately to all registered meeting attendees and posted on the Conference website.

For the most up-to-date information regarding the virus, please refer to the World Health Organization (WHO) and U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

The Electronic Materials Conference (EMC) is the premier annual forum on the preparation, characterization and use of electronic materials. The 2020 Conference will be held June 24-26 at The Ohio State University, immediately following the Device Research Conference.

EMC will feature a plenary session, parallel topical sessions, a poster session and an industrial exhibition. Mark your calendar today, and plan to attend!


Upcoming Electronic Materials Conference

June 23-25, 2021
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, California


Conference Chair

Kris Bertness
National Institute of Standards and Technology

Program Chair

Lisa Porter
Carnegie Mellon University

Important Dates


Late News Abstracts Accepted
March 30 – April 30, 2020

Downtown Columbus Skyline

Columbus, Ohio

Columbus makes a perfect vacation and Conference destination. The Ohio State University (OSU) is a world-renowned educational institution, and Ohio’s capital city offers many places of interest, including the Center of Science and Industry on the west bank of the Scioto River, the Santa Maria replica docked on the downtown riverfront, and more.

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Exhibit and Sponsorships

The 62nd Electronic Materials Conference (EMC) will feature a plenary session, parallel topical sessions, a student best presentation competition, poster sessions and an industrial exhibition. The EMC Exhibit offers the most direct access to researchers from around the world who are seeking technical solutions to their challenges. If you are involved in the electronic materials field, then you need to be part of this conference.

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Exhibit attendees view a machine on display

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