Building an Integrated MGI Accelerator Network

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Summary Sentence: This collaborative workshop brings together leaders from academia, industry, and government to discuss related research and foundational elements for building a Materials Genome Initiative (MGI) Accelerator Network for integrating MGI activities.

Full Summary: Dates and Times: Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.Friday, June 6, 2014 - 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.

The Materials Accelerator Network is a key component of The Materials Genome Initiative (MGI), a national multi-stakeholder effort that aims to cut in half the time and cost currently required to introduce materials innovations into the marketplace. 

The goal of this conference is to provide a forum for industry, government, and university stakeholders to discuss the goals, scope, and key elements of the collaborative network, and to establish a practical path forward in building the necessary infrastructure.

Workshop includes plenary speakers on major MGI-related themes, poster presentations from major MGI initiatives, materials specific breakout sessions to discuss approaches, as well as group discussions.

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Strategic Energy Institute, Georgia Tech Materials Institute

Invited Audience
Undergraduate students, Faculty/Staff, Public, Graduate students
computational modeling, data mining, data science, Materials Genome Initiative, materials science
  • Created By: Allison Caughey
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  • Created On: May 5, 2014 - 8:44am
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:22pm