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125th Anniversary Celebration

Roberts Hall

Friday, September 13, 2019
10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Intellectual House

Together we will reflect on our 125-year journey from “College of Mines” to “Mineral Engineering” to the Department of Materials Science & Engineering, and we'll look to the future of the field.

RSVP by September 4


10:00 a.m.
Opening remarks (coffee & refreshments provided)
  • Mark Richard, Provost, University of Washington
  • Greg Miller, Interim Dean, College of Engineering
  • Jihui Yang, Chair, Materials Science & Engineering
10:45 a.m.
Alumni panel: Department Recollections & Evolution facilitated by Tom Stoebe, MSE Professor Emeritus
11:45 a.m.
Lunch (buffet-style provided)
1:00 p.m.
Keynote talks
  • Professor Hideo Ohno, President, Tohoku University
  • Dr. Greg Hyslop, Chief Technology Officer, The Boeing Company
3:00 p.m.
Industry panel: Future of Materials
3:45 p.m.
Closing remarks
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Reception & student poster session