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Registration is now open for the 2023 MII Technical Conference & Review! This year's conference will be October 2-4 in the Virginia Tech Skelton Conference Center. 

Held every 18 months, this exciting event brings together MII researchers, stakeholders, industry partners, and program alumni for a showcase of macromolecular research achievments and networking opportunities. 

Click the link below to register, or you can scroll down this page to read full details about registration, including fees, lodging, and more. 

If you are a plenary speaker or MII-affiliated professor, student, or postdoc, please reach out to before registering to receive instructions.

Plenary Speakers

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Kathryn Beers

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

Lead, Circular Economy

Plenary Lecture

Title TBD

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Judy Riffle

NALA Membranes

CTO, Co-Founder

Plenary Lecture

Title TBD

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Michael Dickey

NC State University

Camille and Henry Dreyfus Professor & University Faculty Scholar, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Plenary Lecture

Title TBD

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Jodie Lutkenhaus

Texas A&M University

Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering

Plenary Lecture

Title TBD


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Ralph Colby

Penn State University

Professor, Materials Science and Engineering and Chemical Engineering

Plenary Lecture

Title TBD


If you are a Virginia-based company and interested in attending the conference, please contact MII at for more information!


Conference Registration

  • Early bird registration (on or before August 31): $420
  • Standard registration (after August 31): $480
  • Plenary speakers and MII faculty, MII students, and MII postdocs should use the registration codes they received via email. 
  • The registration fee includes attendance at the technical conference, all receptions and breaks, banquet, and the meeting proceedings. An extra banquet ticket may be purchased for a guest, if desired.

*If you are a Virginia Tech faculty member or student, please email for registration instructions.



The Holtzman Alumni Center is home to the Virginia Tech Alumni Association. The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center are adjacent to the Holtzman Alumni Center.


Hotel Accommodations

The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center
901 Prices Fork Road
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Phone: (540) 231-8000 or (877) 200-3360

Other hotels within short walking distance include the Hyatt Place Blacksburg/University and the Residence Inn Blacksburg-University


For further information on this or future programs, contact MII by phone at (540) 231-6824 or by e-mail at