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EARLY BIRD Registration

REGULAR Registration

Graduate Student Registration

* This option should only be used by actively enrolled full-time Graduate Students. This rate is not valid for part-time graduate students. Student IDs will be checked at check-in.

The conference is ITAR Restricted. U.S. Citizenship or U.S. Permanent Resident/Green Card Holder Verification is Required of all Attendees and Militarily Critical Technical Data Agreement Certification Form DD2345 is required of Non-Government Attendees.

The Conference Registration includes attendance to (1) day of Training Sessions, (4) four days of Concurrent Sessions, two (2) days of ITAR Restricted Expos and Networking Socials, and access to our Conference App.


Lunch N' Learn Sessions! 

The Composites, Materials, & Structures (CMS) Conference is offering Lunch ‘N Learn sessions again this year to promote workforce development and knowledge building regarding materials for extreme environments. The daily sessions will be presented by subject matter experts across a variety of important topics including material fundamentals, testing and evaluation, and key historical programs and lessons learned. These learning sessions are targeted to help young engineers/scientists, and anyone else wanting to improve their knowledge, gain new insights into these important topics and enhance the overall participant experience during the conference.


The following ITAR Certification requirements are mandatory for ALL Attendees and Exhibitors. Non-Government Attendees MUST have BOTH documents. Graduate students will also be required to show Student ID or will be charged full price. 

1. Proof of U.S. Citizenship, US Permanent Resident / Green Card must be presented and verified at registration check-in (Required for ALL Attendees). Please provide ONE of the valid documents:

  • Current U.S. Passport, or Passport Card
  • Copy of U.S. Birth Certificate and a personal identification with photo
  • US Permanent Resident / Green Card
  • Government ONLY Valid CAC Card (White Only / See Image Below)
Blue and Green bar CAC cards are NOT accepted. Only white (no bar) CAC cards will be permitted.

2. DD2345 Certification Form (Required for Non-Government Attendees) Can be submitted online during registration or at onsite check-in.

  • JCP Guidance for Certification Guidance for Conference / Event Use - Click here to download
  • DD2345 Certification Form is required for all non-government attendees. For more information on Certification click here.

Our Sponsors & Partners

Thanks to the following companies for supporting this conference.

  • Spirit Aerosystems
  • Textum
  • ENGI-Mat
  • Cerion
  • Ultramet
  • Arctos