Materials Day 2017

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October 17-18

This October, Materials Day 2017 will dig deep into a number of the emerging hot topics in materials research. Featuring experts from government, industry, and academia in informal break-out sessions across two days, Materials Day 2017 will tackle topics that matter, from advanced, sustainable manufacturing to materials for next generation healthcare. Be sure to mark your calendar today.


  • Materials by Design
  • Humanitarian Materials Development
  • Advanced and Sustainable Manufacturing
  • 2D Materials
  • Advanced Fibers and Smart Textiles
  • Redesigning Catalysts at the Nano Scale
  • Materials for Health
  • Devices that Matter

*Topics subject to change

As we continue planning for this event, this website will be your resource for information such as keynote address, event speakers, poster information, agenda, hotel/lodging, and much more!

Registration will open in July

Nittany Lion Inn at Penn State