As the U.S. is the elected guest country for the MSE 2016, the MRS (The Materials Research Society) and the TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society) are invited as the guests societies to the conference. It is envisaged to intensify the existing relations and cooperation between the DGM and both U.S. societies.
The MRS is one of the leading organizations of materials research worldwide with almost 16,000 material researchers from academia, industry and government, and a recognized leader in the advancement of interdisciplinary materials research.
Further information: http://www.mrs.org/home/
The TMS is a rare professional organization that encompasses the entire range of materials and engineering, from minerals processing and primary metals production to basic research and the advanced applications of materials.
Further information: http://www.tms.org/TMSHome.aspx