2020 MRS Spring Meeting

Frequently Asked Questions


General Questions

  • Is it true that the 2020 MRS Spring Meeting has been canceled?
  • Why was a decision made to terminate the Meeting?
  • Are all meeting-related events canceled as well?
  • Are all volunteer committee meetings canceled as well?

Registration and Travel Questions

  • Will my pre-registration fees be refunded? When?
  • What if the credit card I used for registration has been canceled/expired?
  • What if my company/institution paid for my registration? Can I get a receipt?
  • If I booked my hotel through the official housing provider, how do I cancel my reservation?
  • Can I get a refund for my hotel reservation if I did not reserve in the official room block?
  • Will MRS reimburse flight cancellation/rebooking fees?


We would like to thank the MRS Meeting Chairs, Symposium Organizers, volunteers, and staff for their hard work and outstanding efforts in support of this Meeting. We also acknowledge the investment that our many presenters have devoted to preparation for this Meeting. To that end, MRS will work with Meeting Chairs and Symposium Organizers to identify opportunities for presentation of 2020 MRS Spring Meeting content at future MRS Meetings. We will share more information as soon as it becomes available.

Presenter Questions


Exhibitor Questions


Future MRS Meetings