2020 MRS Spring Meeting

Advocacy

Update on Coronavirus

The health and safety of MRS members, attendees, staff, and community are our top priority.  For this reason, we are canceling the 2020 MRS Spring Meeting scheduled for April 13-17, 2020, in Phoenix. 

With our volunteers, we are exploring options for rescheduling programming to an upcoming event.  We will share more information as soon as it becomes available. 

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  • Research Funding Opportunities

    Monday, April 13
    5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
    PCC North, 100 Level, Room 121C


    The Research Funding Opportunities session provides interaction between government agency representatives and MRS Membership. Invited talks will consist of a 20-minute presentation on the agency's programs followed by Q&A sessions with the individual program managers.

  • Materials Voice

    Tuesday, April 14
    2:00 pm 7:00 pm
    PCC North, 300 Level, Halls C-E-Exhibit

    Tell your legislators why support of the physical sciences and science education is necessary – for national security, quality of life and a strong economy. We invite you to utilize Materials Voice, and ensure that your message is heard – with resonance – on Capitol Hill.

  • Congressional Science and Engineering Fellowship Program Information Session

    Tuesday, April 14
    4:15 pm - 5:15 pm
    PCC West, 200 Level, Room 212 A

    MRS offers exciting opportunities for scientists to learn about the field of science policy by spending one year as a Special Legislative Assistant in the U.S. Congress in Washington, DC. Come learn about the MRS/OSA and MRS/TMS Congressional Fellowships.

  • Materials Voice

    Wednesday, April 15
    11:00 am 7:00 pm
    PCC North, 300 Level, Halls C-E-Exhibit

    Tell your legislators why support of the physical sciences and science education is necessary – for national security, quality of life and a strong economy. We invite you to utilize Materials Voice, and ensure that your message is heard – with resonance – on Capitol Hill.