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Tennessee Advanced Materials Summit

JULY 9-10, 2024

University of Tennessee Student Union

Knoxville, TN, USA


TEAMS 2024

Discover the cutting-edge world of advanced materials and manufacturing at the inaugural Tennessee Advanced Materials Summit (TEAMS), hosted by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Center for Advanced Materials and Manufacturing. This premier event brings together leading researchers, industry professionals, and students for a dynamic exchange of ideas and insights.

TEAMS showcases the latest advancements in materials science and manufacturing through research presentations, hands-on workshops, and engaging career panels. Attendees will have the opportunity to explore emerging trends, forge connections, and gain practical skills to drive innovation in their respective fields.

With a focus on collaboration and knowledge-sharing, TEAMS features a student poster session highlighting groundbreaking research projects and fostering mentorship opportunities. Whether you’re an established expert or a budding researcher, TEAMS offers a platform to explore, learn, and connect in the vibrant world of advanced materials and manufacturing.

Research Presentations


Dive into the forefront of advanced materials and manufacturing research with insightful presentations from leading experts in the field. Explore groundbreaking discoveries, innovative methodologies, and future directions shaping the landscape of materials science.


Engage in hands-on workshops designed to enhance your skills and knowledge in key areas of advanced materials and manufacturing. From materials for extremes to advanced characterization methods, gain practical insights to propel your research forward.


Industry & Career Panels

Participate in interactive panel discussions featuring thought leaders and experts in academia, industry, and government sectors. Gain valuable insights and perspectives, discover diverse career paths, and learn about exciting opportunities in the field of advanced materials and manufacturing.

Student Poster Session

Showcase your research and connect with peers, faculty, and industry professionals in a dynamic poster session dedicated to student-led projects. Share your findings, exchange ideas, and receive feedback from experts in the field.


Attend TEAMS if you’re interested in…

Networking Opportunities: Build meaningful connections and foster collaborations with fellow researchers, industry leaders, and academic mentors. Exchange ideas, explore potential partnerships, and expand your professional network in a supportive and inclusive environment.

Emerging Trends and Challenges: Explore emerging trends, challenges, and opportunities in advanced materials and manufacturing research. From sustainable materials to digital manufacturing technologies, delve into the latest developments shaping the future of the field.

Industry Insights: Gain firsthand knowledge of industry perspectives, priorities, and trends driving innovation in advanced materials and manufacturing. Learn how industry-academic partnerships are accelerating research translation and driving technological advancements.

Cross-disciplinary Collaboration: Break down silos and explore cross-disciplinary collaborations at the intersection of materials science, engineering, chemistry, physics, mathematics, and beyond. Discover how diverse perspectives and expertise converge to tackle complex challenges and drive transformative solutions.

Inspiration and Empowerment: Be inspired by stories of resilience, innovation, and success from trailblazers in advanced materials and manufacturing. Empower yourself to overcome obstacles, embrace creativity, and make a meaningful impact through your research and contributions.

Register for TEAMS Today!