SSURF 2020 Annual Meeting Sessions and Agenda Info - click here

The Society for Science at User Research Facilities Annual Meeting was on November 9 & 10, 2020. Our community gathered online to discuss challenges, opportunities, and recent developments within the User Facility system.

The event was packed with topics of interest to help nurture and connect our network of brilliant scientists, technologists and researchers, as well as thousands of incredible professionals partnering with our nation's federal research facilities.

Sample of Agenda Topics:

SSURF Annual Meeting 2019

November 12-13, 2019
Location: The American Institute of Physics, College Park, Maryland

This year’s discussion topics include resolving administrative pain points for user facilities (heavily requested in the 2018 Annual Meeting questionnaire); broadening the user base: SSURF outreach strategies; SSURF strategic and organizational planning.

Stay tuned for announcements with further information on logistics and complete Meeting agenda.


MRS User Facility Row

December 1-6, 2019
Location: Hynes Convention Center, Boston, Massachusetts

The Materials Research Society, in partnership with the Society for Science at User Research Facilities (SSURF), is sponsoring a User Facility Row at the 2019 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit, December 1-6, 2019, Boston, Massachusetts. Located in the Exhibit Hall, the dedicated User Facility Row will highlight the wide variety of user access models and capability offerings available to the research community. In addition to the many user facility booths, the following events are taking place.

Follow this link for talks presented by staff and users at U.S. User Facilities: MRS Talks