International Symposium on

“Advanced Materials for Industrial and Societal Applications”

The international symposium will bring together experts from industry, R & D and academia to share their knowledge and experience, and projections for the future in the subject area. The day-long deliberations will have sessions relevant to the theme of the symposium. Some of the best-known experts in titanium, aluminum, composites, manufacturing, characterization, additive manufacturing, biomaterials, ceramics and composites, environmentally friendly materials, materials genome etc. from abroad and India will be delivering the Keynote and Invited lectures. A Panel Discussion with leaders from Industry, R & D labs and Academia is planned to be part of the symposium. Articles from the invited speakers will be published separately by Springer under IIM Book Series.

➤ Only Keynote Lectures by eminent speakers from Abroad and India.
➤ A Panel Discussion with leaders from Industry, R & D labs and Academia is planned.
➤ Selected articles from Keynote speakers will be published through IIM-Springer Book Series.

Date     :  13th November 2019 , Wednesday
Venue :  Vizinjam and Light House Hall , Hotel Uday Samudra, Kovalam Thiruvananthapuram (2 Parallel Sessions)


  • Dr. Brajendra Mishra
    Worcester Polytechnic Inst., USA
  • Prof. R. V. Ramanujan
    Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Dr. Michael Rohwerder
    Max-Planck Institute, Germany
  • Prof. Pradip Dutta
    Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
  • Dr. Debashish Bhattacharjee
    Tata Steel, kolkata
  • Prof. Karl Ulrich Kainer
    Magnesium Innovation Centre, Germany
  • Dr. S. Somanath
    Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre
  • Dr. Devashish Mishra
    JSW, Bellary
  • Prof. Laszlo S. Toth
    Universite de Lorraine, France
  • Prof. Christopher C. Berndt
    SEAM, Australia
  • Prof. Sudipta Seal
    University of Central Florida, USA