Southwest Emerging Technology Symposium


The Southwest Emerging Technology Symposium (SETS) 2017 will be held on Saturday, April 1st, 2017 at the Wyndham El Paso Airport in El Paso, Texas. The goal of this symposium is to provide a formal setting for interactions among academic, government, and industrial professionals. We cordially invite you to participate in the SETS 2017 to present your scientific findings or attend paper and plenary presentations. Papers focusing on topics related to aerospace, energy, and additive manufacturing are welcome! Each technical presentation will be 20-minutes long (15-minute presentation with a 5-minute question/discussion).

The symposium begins on April 1st, 2017. Registration includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Breakout parallel technical sessions will be held throughout the day. Scheduled plenary sessions will provide attendees with opportunities to interact with various industry professionals in the areas of energy, additive manufacturing and aerospace. On Friday afternoon, industrial recruitment sessions and lab tours will be held for students and other interested visitors. The registration fee is $20; due in cash or check on the day of the symposium, April 1st, 2017.