Agenda

Clean Energy Materials Innovation Challenge Workshop II - Structural Materials and 3D Printing

Preliminary Draft Program

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Optional tours (confirm participation through registration form) of Natural Resources Canada’s CanmetMATERIALS Laboratory and McMaster University

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Venue: McMaster Innovation Park, Hamilton, Canada
8:00 – 9:00 Registration

9:00 – 9:15 Indigenous Inauguration

9:15 – 9:45 Introductory Remarks

Government representatives: Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) (Canada)

Secretaría de Energía (SENER) (Mexico)

U.S. Department of Energy (U.S. DOE) (USA)

9:45 – 10:00 Welcome from our Partners

McMaster University's Faculty of Engineering

Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR)

10:00 – 10:20 Mexico Workshop Report Debrief

Alán Aspuru-Guzik, Harvard University

10:20 – 10:30 Workshop Charge

Mark S. Kozdras, Workshop Executive Chair and MI Clean Energy Materials Innovation Challenge Co-Lead

Hermann Tribukait, Workshop Executive Chair and MI Clean Energy Materials Innovation Challenge Lead

10:30 – 10:45 Co-Chairs Welcome and Workshop Structure

10:45 – 11:15 Break

11:15 – 11:45 Plenary Presentation: Structural Materials – The State of Computation

11:45 – 12:15 Plenary Presentation: Advanced Manufacturing, 3D Printed Metals

12:15 – 12:45 Plenary Presentation: Cement/Concrete

12:45 – 12:50 Instructions for Afternoon

12:50 – 13:45 Group Lunch, Served on Site

13:45 – 15:15 Parallel Breakout Panel Sessions

Panel 1: Bulk Structural

Panel 2: 3D Printed Metals

Panel 3: Cement/Concrete

15:15 – 15:30 Break

15:30 – 17:00 Continue Parallel Breakout Panel Sessions

Venue: Art Gallery of Hamilton
19:00 – 21:00 Welcome from Local Representatives, Dinner Speaker and Reception

Friday, March 16, 2018

Venue: McMaster Innovation Park, Hamilton, Canada
9:00 – 9:15 Overview and Plan for the Day

9:15 – 10:15 Panel Presentations: Findings from the Materials Panels

9:15 - 9:35: Panel 1

9:35 - 9:55: Panel 2

9:55 - 10:15: Panel 3

10:15 – 10:45 Plenary Presentation: Vision for the Computational Platform

10:45 – 11:00 Break

11:00 – 12:30 Parallel Cross-Panel Discussions - Practical Limitations for Structural Materials

Panel A: Theory

Panel B: Synthesis

Panel C: Characterization

12:30 – 13:30 Group Lunch

13:30 – 14:00 Q&A with Workshop Chairs (for Mission Innovation Country Representatives)

13:30 – 15:00 Continue Cross-Panel Discussions (for Technical Participants)

15:00 – 15:30 Break

15:30 – 16:30 Cross Panel Presentations: Findings from the Cross Panels

15:30 - 15:45: Cross Panel A

15:45 - 16:00: Cross Panel B

16:00 - 16:15: Cross Panel C

16:30 – 17:00 Closing Remarks

(Agenda subject to change)