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MS&T20 Plenary Sessions

Three prestigious, invited presenters representing each of the three MS&T organizing societies will deliver lectures live throughout the week as part of MS&T20 Virtual. Learn more from these influential leaders in their fields at this three-part plenary session. Please note that all times listed are Eastern Standard Time (EST).

View this nine-minute video to learn how to navigate the MS&T20 Virtual platform and participate in live events. 


AIST Adolf Martens Memorial Steel Lecture

Date: Monday, November 2
Time: 11:00 a.m. to Noon EST
Presenter: Nina Fonstein, Scientific Advisor, ArcelorMittal, USA
Presentation Title: "Effects of Retained Austenite Stability and Microstructure Refinement on Properties of Advanced High Strength Sheet Steels"

TMS/ASM Joint Distinguished Lectureship in Materials and Society

Date: Thursday, November 5
11:00 a.m. to Noon EST
Charles H. Ward, Chief Manufacturing and Industrial Technologies Division, Air Force Research Laboratory, USA
Presentation Title: "Integrating Materials and Manufacturing"

ACerS Edward Orton Jr. Memorial Lecture

Date: Tuesday, November 3, 2020
11:00 a.m. to Noon EST
Mrityunjay Singh, Chief Scientist, Ohio Aerospace Institute, USA
Presentation Title: "Additive Manufacturing: Disruptive Threat to Global Supply Chains and Enabler for Sustainable Development"