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Meeting Materials 2017  |  12 December, Noordwijkerhout

We are counting down the days until our annual M2i conference. The annual M2i Conference 2017 will take place on 11 and 12 December 2017.

The first day of the conference is traditionally only accessible for M2i and its partners (program on M2i Intranet).

The second day is open to everyone interested, and is co-supported by our sister institute in Belgium Strategic Initiative Materials in Flanders (SIM), Brightlands Materials Center (BMC) in Geleen and Bond van Materialenkennis (BvM) (download program).

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The open part of our annual conference will take place on 12 December, 2017.  The program consists of an interesting mix of presentations about developments in materials innovation.

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This years’ Conference

What began in 1997 as an annual meeting for the Dutch materials science community, existing of a dozen researchers, students and our industrial partners has blossomed into an invigorating event about innovations in materials. This year we again expect over 300 participants, representatives from SME’s to renowned industrial manufacturing companies, and from international universities and research institutes.

This year the Program consists of interesting workshops and presentations and of course a lot of opportunities to expand your network. Topics are:

  • Small scale Additive Manufacturing
  • Composites
  • Advanced Characterization
  • Damage in metal structures
  • Large scale Additive Manufacturing
  • Sustainable Concrete
  • Physics of Failure

When you have any questions about our event, please contact conference@m2i.nl.

Elevator pitch – your minute of fame

Part of the program is the Elevator Pitch session. Several SMEs and other companies involved with material development participate in this session. A unique opportunity to catch the attention of a very diverse audience through a 90 seconds presentation.

All participants of the Elevator pitch will display their products and services in the central hall during the conference.

Photo impressions

participants in 2016
Unique visitors on both days


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Please click the button to register for the conference.
Admission is free, but space is limited (no-show will be charged).

Organizing parties


This year our conference will return to Leeuwenhorst Conference Centre in Noordwijkerhout.

Hotel NH Noordwijk Conference Centre Leeuwenhorst
Langelaan, 3
2211 XT Noordwijkerhout – Nederland
+31 25 237 8888

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