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2018—9th NAMES
North American Materials Education Symposium

University of Michigan,
Ann Arbor, MI, USA

August 16-17, 2018

Theme: Personalized learning: Delivering a diverse curriculum in a student centric environment

In August 2018, the ninth North American Materials Education Symposium will be held at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. This is the latest in an established series. The North American event is one of a worldwide series of three Symposia.

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


Key Information and Shuttle Schedule:

Date Action Location More Info
Aug 15 Hands-on CES EduPack 2018 Short Course Chrysler Center (133),
University of Michigan
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Aug 15 Presenters' Dinner & Drinks Reception Vinology, 110 S. Main St View details »
Aug 16-17 9th North American Materials Education Symposium Bob and Betty Beyster Building (1670), University of Michigan Full program »
Aug 16 Materials Education Symposium Dinner & Drinks Reception (open to all) Zingerman’s Roadhouse,
2501 Jackson Ave
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2018 Confirmed Speakers Include:

Prof. Alan Taub, University of Michigan

Prof. Mike Ashby, University of Cambridge

Prof. James Shackelford, University of California

 

Prof. William Callister, University of Utah

Prof. Steven Yalisove University of Michigan

Dr. Kelly Miller, University of Harvard

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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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