The AVS International Symposium and Exhibition has been developed to address cutting-edge issues associated with vacuum science and technology in both the research and manufacturing communities. The Symposium is a week-long forum for science and technology exchange featuring papers from technical divisions and technology groups, and topical conferences on emerging technologies. The equipment exhibition is one of the largest in the world and provides an excellent opportunity to view the latest products and services offered by over 200 participating companies. More than 3,000 scientists and engineers gather from around the world to attend. Short courses are offered in conjunction with the International Symposium providing specialized training in specific areas of vacuum science and related technologies. A Career Workshop and Job Center are also offered to all attendees. The Workshop covers such topics as résumé preparation, job search skills, networking, interviewing skills, and more. The Job Center provides the opportunity for job seekers to submit their résumés and meet with potential employers.
An extensive Exhibition of equipment, tools, materials, supplies, chemicals, services and consulting, technical literature and new technologies are showcased from Tuesday through Thursday during the heart of the meeting. AVS is a Society unique for its multidisciplinary coverage of science and technology–no place is this more evident than at the International Symposium and Exhibition which attracts international attendees from a variety of industries.
The AVS Exhibit offers companies an efficient place to:
Obtain qualified leads and close sales
Reaffirm existing relationships
Introduce new products
Promote brand awareness
Attract media attention
Interface with attendees and prospects
Keep updated with competitive products
Provide product demonstrations
A Sample of the Products AVS Attendees have Interest in:
As an interdisciplinary, professional Society, AVS supports networking among academic, industrial, government, and consulting professionals involved in a variety of disciplines - chemistry, physics, biology, mathematics, all engineering disciplines, business, sales, etc. through common interests related to the basic science, technology development, and commercialization of materials, interfaces, and processing area.