The election of ACerS Board of Directors and President-Elect, along with division and class officers, will take place June 25 through July 25, 2009. The nine directors of the board are elected to staggered three-year terms. Six candidates are running for the three open board seats.
The Engineering Ceramics Division nominating committee is asking division members for names of candidates for division secretary. This nomination will be presented for approval at the ECD annual business meeting at MS&T’09 in October.Read More
ACerS is offering several new and convenient education and training opportunities in the months ahead: Webinar: Test Standards and Specifications for the Global Advanced Ceramics Market: Status, Needs and Challenges – Aug. 12, 2009, 1:00-2:30 p.m. EST Stephen T. Gonczy will lead this 90-minute ceramic materials “webinar” that will cover current test standards for advanced …Read More
The Electronics Division, the Glass & Optical Materials Division and the Ceramic Educational Council invite nominations for awards to be presented at the ACerS 111th Annual Meeting, combined with MS&T, in Pittsburgh, Pa., Oct. 25-29, 2009. Detailed nomination criteria can be found on the ACerS website. Edward C. Henry Award Nomination deadline – July 10. …Read More
Here is the current lineup of contests for MS&T’09 in Pittsburgh, Pa.: * Undergraduate Student Poster Contest – Deadline for entries: Sept. 30, 2009 * National Undergraduate Student Speaking Contest – National contestants must be reported by Sept. 30, 2009. * Ceramic Mug Drop Contest – To participate, register no later than Oct. 16 by …Read More