2013 Industry Symposium

"The Future of Materials Science and Engineering: An Industry Perspective"
Presented by School of Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology May 14 – 15, 2013

Proceedings Overview - PDF

We were pleased to host the following symposium presenters. A PDF version of their presentation (if available), is supplied.

Day One

  • Lee Silverman, Research Manager, Nanomaterials Technologies, DuPont - presentation
  • Supratik Guha, Director, Physical Sciences, T. J. Watson Research Center, IBM - presentation
  • Eric Amis, Director,  Physical Sciences Department, United Technologies Research Center
  • Peter Bocko, Chief Technology Officer, Corning Glass Technologies - presentation
  • Nikhil Verghese, Research Fellow, Saudi Basic Industries Corp.Technology Center
  • Jack Clark, Vice President, Chief Technical Officer, Novelis Global Research & Technology Center - presentation
  • George Corbin, Head of Research, Development & Technology, Solvay Specialty Polymers - presentation

Day Two

  • Al Romig, VP/GM, Advanced Development Programs, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co.
  • Gerould Young, Director, Materials & Fabrication Technology, Boeing Research and Technology Office - presentation
  • Anil Sachdev, Manager, Chemical and Materials Systems Lab, General Motors Global R&D
  • Timo Faath, Team Manager, Application Technology, ThyssenKrupp Steel - presentation
  • Robert Kriegel, Senior Scientist, Global Packaging, The Coca-Cola Company - presentation
  • Bryan D. Haynes, Director, Research and Planning, Global Nonwovens, Kimberly-Clark Corp. - presentation
  • Michael Tompkins, VP Technology Development, Hanger Inc. - presentation
  • Jeff Martin, President & CEO, Yulex - presentation

Intro - Cross, May & Silverman

Guha & Amis

Bocko, Verghese & Clark


Sachdev & Faath

Kriegel & Haynes