2020 MRS Spring Meeting

Education & Outreach

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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  • Science in Video Competition—A Viewing Party

    Tuesday, April 14
    2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
    PCC North, 300 Level, Halls C–E–Exhibit Stage

    Sit back, relax and watch the exciting winners from previous Science in Video competitions. For those interested in making your own video in 2020, you will be treated to some nuggets of information to make your video stand out.

  • Public Outreach Center

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

    Find out how you can participate as we partner to bring the science of materials to the general public, explore the topics of sustainable practices and the impact of society on materials science, education and outreach.

  • Public Outreach Center

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

    Find out how you can participate as we partner to bring the science of materials to the general public, explore the topics of sustainable practices and the impact of society on materials science, education and outreach.

  • Science in Video Competition—A Viewing Party

    Wednesday, April 15
    2:45 pm – 3:15 pm
    PCC North, 300 Level, Halls C–E–Exhibit Stage

    Sit back, relax and watch the exciting winners from previous Science in Video competitions. For those interested in making your own video in 2020, you will be treated to some nuggets of information to make your video stand out.

  • PowerPointTM Karaoke

    What kind of slide is that? PowerPoint Karaoke asked the presenter to explain a slide without prior knowledge of its content or author.

  • MRS Frontiers Reception–Building Communities

    Thursday, April 16
    6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
    PCC North, 100 Level, Ballroom 120 D

    Join us for an evening of beverages and hors d'oeuvres and help forge new communities on topics at the frontier of materials research: artificial intelligence, emerging biomaterials, quantum materials, responsive and adaptive materials, sustainability and emerging areas of your interest.