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NAMES 2019
10th North American Materials Education Symposium

Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA

August 8-9, 2019

Theme: 100 years of Materials Education: Past, Present and Future

In August 2019, the 10th North American Materials Education Symposium will be held at Stanford University, Stanford, California. This is the latest in an established series. The North American event is one of a worldwide series of three Symposia.


Prof. Diran Apelian, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and member of the Symposia Academic Advisory Committee, talks about his project-based learning activities.


Registration will be held in the Shriram Tea Room, in the Shriram Center for Bioengineering and Chemical Engineering


Confirmed speakers include:

Prof. William Nix, Stanford University

Prof. Steve Yalisove, University of Michigan

Dr. Prith Banerjee, CTO at ANSYS, Inc.

Prof. Donna Ebenstein, Bucknell University


Prof. Mike Ashby, University of Cambridge

Ms. Emily White, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo

Dr. Waguih Ishak, Chief Technologist - S&T Division VP, Corning Inc.

Prof. James Shackelford, University of California


Quotes from previous attendees:

"I once again found the NAMES gathering to be an exceptional opportunity to share best practices and new ideas with fellow materials educators."
Prof James Shackelford, UC Davis

"This year's Symposium was stimulating and delightful; it gave participants an opportunity to rub shoulders with colleagues, make new friends, and learn about innovations in materials education."
Prof  William Callister, University of Utah


The 10th International Materials Education Symposium
(IMES 2018)


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