Engineering Solutions for Sustainability: Materials & Resources (ESS:M&R) Symposium
The event is a follow-on from the 2009 workshop held in Lausanne, Switzerland. Sister engineering societies, AIME, AIChE and ASCE, are also involved in the planning again as well. Chaired by AIME and TMS Past President, Brajendra Mishra, of the Colorado School of Mines, this symposium will focus on what materials and resources are integral to meeting basic societal sustainability needs in critical areas of Energy, Transportation, Housing, and Recycling. 100 presentations, a plenary and keynotes, poster session, networking reception, and post-conference publication are planned.