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  • SEM XIV International Congress

    Annual Conference and Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics
    September 14—17, 2020 in Orlando, Florida

    2020 Annual Details

  • Four SEM Members Become Members of the NAE



SEM XIV International Congress

Orlando, FL  USA
June 8-11, 2020
Postponed to Sep. 14-17, 2020


iDICs 2020 Conference & Workshop

Nantes, France
October 19-22, 2020

2020 Midwest Student Symposia

Hosted by Sarah Bentil at Iowa State University
March 7–8, 2020


2020 Northeast Student Symposia

Hosted by Vijaya Chalivendra at University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Postponed until further notice!

2020 Southeast Student Symposia

Hosted by Shuman Xia at Georgia Institute of Technology
May 9–10, 2020

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SEM XIV International Congress Postponed

SEM has made the difficult decision of postponing the 2020 SEM Annual meeting to September 14-17, 2020 due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. This decision was made with the hard work of the organizers and authors in mind and to enable the Society’s mission of education and sharing of ideas. Read more...

8 April 2020

SEM XIV International Congress Update

SEM's XIV International Congress is postponed to September 14-17, 2020. Please monitor the SEM website for further updates including conference registration details.

31 March 2020

SEM XIV International CongressUpdate March 26, 2020

A survey was sent to Annual conference authors and members to determine ability to participate in the conference if postponed to Sept 14th-17th, 2020. If you did not receive the survey, please contact SEM at director@sem.org.

26 March 2020

Latest Issue of Experimentally Speaking...

To access the latest issue containing a message from the SEM President, recap of IMAC-XXXVIII and more, please click here

26 March 2020

SEM XIV International Congress Statement

The Executive Board of SEM is closely monitoring the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19).  Due to travel restrictions and the growing number of conference cancellations from other like organizations, by May 8th, SEM will be making a decision whether or not to proceed with the XIV SEM International Congress in Orlando Florida, June 7-11, 2020.  Stay informed by monitoring all conference updates on the SEM website. 

10 March 2020

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