2021 MRS Spring Meeting

Frequently Asked Questions


General Questions


Registration and Travel Questions



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 Virtual Meeting. We will continue to share updated information as soon as it becomes available.

Presenter Questions

  • What are the types of presentation options scheduled for the Meeting?
  • Can I accept now and change my mind later?
  • What if I do not want to make my full presentation available prior to my talk?
  • What if I cannot present live during my assigned time?
  • What is the difference between session time and presentation time?
  • What if I have a presenter change?
  • Can attendees download or share my presentation?
  • Can I still submit my research to a journal after presenting it virtually at the 2021 Virtual MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit?
  • I am scheduled for a live session. Should I prerecord my talk?
  • Where I can find help with uploading a presentation?
  • How long should my presentation be?
  • How should I upload a poster presentation?
  • Where do I upload my presentation?
  • Will MRS offer training for speakers?

Exhibit Questions


Planning for Upcoming MRS Meetings

Publishing Alliance

MRS publishes with Springer Nature


Corporate Partners


Symposium Support