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Conference Registration

SIAM Conference on Mathematical Aspects of Materials Science (MS18)

Online Registration is Closed

Pre-registration, on or before: June 11, 2018
On-site registration, after: June 11, 2018

The pre-registration deadline has passed. Registrations are no longer being processed. Please register onsite at the Oregon Convention Center Holladay Lobby.

On-site registration is open:
Sunday, July 8 from 2 - 8 p.m.

Monday, July 9 from 7:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, July 10 from 7:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, July 11 from 7:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Thursday, July 12 from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Friday, July 13 from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. 

Registration Fees

All advance registration payments are to be made by credit card, check, or money order.  All fees are quoted in US dollars. SIAM accepts American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa.

Conference Fees


Pre-registration, on or before: 06/11/2018


On-site registration, after: 06/11/2018

Non-Member Mini Speaker or Organizer

Pre-registration, on or before: 06/11/2018


On-site registration, after: 06/11/2018

SIAM Member Retired/Unemployed*

Pre-registration, on or before: 06/11/2018


On-site registration, after: 06/11/2018


Pre-registration, on or before: 06/11/2018


On-site registration, after: 06/11/2018

One Day Member

Pre-registration, on or before: 06/11/2018


On-site registration, after: 06/11/2018

One Day Non-Member

Pre-registration, on or before: 06/11/2018


On-site registration, after: 06/11/2018

Early Career Member

Pre-registration, on or before: 06/11/2018


On-site registration, after: 06/11/2018


Pre-registration, on or before: 06/11/2018


On-site registration, after: 06/11/2018

Registration Information

Notes on Registration Fees

* SIAM Lifetime Members who are retired can contact Customer Service to obtain the retired rate.


Student registration is available for undergraduate and graduate students ONLY.  The student rate is not available to post-doctorates.

SIAM will continue to offer the pre-registration rate to any individual holding a passport from Syria, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, and Yemen who is coming to the meeting from outside the US and prefers to register on-site.  If you have any concerns about not being able to attend the meeting, you can still pay the pre-registration rate onsite if you present a passport to our conference staff from one of these countries.

If you do not join SIAM before you register, SIAM allows attendees who pay the non-member rate to apply the difference between it and the member rate toward buying an individual membership.  We will continue to offer this option and expand the offer to those who pay the non-member minisymposia organizer or speaker rate.\

Online Registration

All attendees who register online must login to use the online registration system. If you are a member, the login is the same as your member login. If you do not remember your username or password you may request it using the link on the registration site by providing the e-mail in your SIAM record. You must use your member login to get the member rate for the conference. If you are not a member, but are a minisymposium speaker or organizer, or have attended a SIAM conference or purchased a SIAM publication in the past, you should check for an existing account. This will allow you to register without setting up a new account. If you do not have an existing account you can follow the link to create a new account.

Attendees must register themselves using their own login credentials. If you are registering individuals other than yourself, please contact us for assistance.

Register Online

For questions about using SIAM online Customer Service, see our FAQ.

Included with Registration

Registration Includes
  • SIAM Business Meeting (for SIAM members)
  • Welcome Reception

In addition, the following events are available to attendees at no additional cost. The events are subsidized by SIAM and are not covered by the registration fees.

  • Graduate Student Reception and Industry Member Reception
  • Community Reception
  • Professional Development Evening

Onsite Registration

Registration hours are:

Sunday, July 8 2:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Monday, July 9 7:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, July 10 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, July 11 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Conference Speakers

The Conference Organizing Committee expects every speaker in a scheduled presentation to register and attend the conference.

If it becomes necessary for a speaker to cancel a presentation, he or she should try to find an alternate presenter immediately, preferably a co-author. Contact SIAM Meeting Manager Nicole Erle immediately with any change to a scheduled presentation.

See SIAM Policy on Substitute Speakers and Remote Presentations.

A “no-show” or cancelled presentation can cause serious inconvenience to the attendees and conference organizers. The committee thanks all speakers in advance for their compliance with this request.

SIAM is not responsible for the safety and security of attendees’ computers. Do not leave laptop computers unattended.

Please remember to turn off cell phones, pagers, etc., during sessions.

How to Register

Web: Submit the online Registration Form.  You will receive an e-mail confirmation acknowledging your registration within two days. If you do not receive it, SIAM has not processed your registration. Please contact us.

Fax: +1-215-386-7999
Phone: +1-215-382-9800
SIAM Conference Department
3600 Market Street, 6th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2688 USA

Credit Cards

SIAM accepts American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa. Please indicate credit card type, account number, and the expiration date on the Registration Form.

Pre-register and Save!

We urge attendees to pre-register and save!

To qualify for the pre-registration rate, return the Registration Form with payment to reach the SIAM office or register online by July 9, before Midnight EDT.  Registrations received without payment will not be processed.

Any registration received at the SIAM office after July 9 will be subject to the full registration fee. We urge you to pre-register and save up to $100.00.

There will be no pro-rated fees. Refunds will not be issued after July 9, 2018.

SIAM Corporate Members and Sponsors

SIAM is pleased to acknowledge its corporate members and sponsors. In recognition of this support, non-member attendees who are employed by a Corporate Member or Sponsor organization are entitled to the SIAM member registration rate.

ADA Information

SIAM wishes to take steps to ensure that no individual with a disability is excluded, denied services, segregated or otherwise treated differently than other individuals because of the absence of auxiliary aids and services. If you need any auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act or assistance in registering for this conference, please contact Connie Young, SIAM Conference Director, by phone: +1-215-382-9800, fax: +1-215-386-7999, e-mail, or mail: Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, 3600 Market St., 6th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2688, USA.

Cancellation Policy

All refund requests must be received in writing by email, fax or regular mail.

Cancellation on or before May 14, 2018: Full Refund
May 15 , 2018 – June 11, 2018: $75.00 Cancellation Fee
After June 11, 2018: No Refund

A fee of $75.00 will be charged for changes from full registration to one-day registration between May 14 and June 11 after which no registration changes will be accepted.