American Ceramic Society
The ACerS mission is to serve the informational, educational and professional needs of the international ceramics community
ASM International, the Materials Information Society
“ASM International, the Materials Information Society, is the premiere resource for information and networking for materials engineers, scientists, researchers, teachers, and students. ASM’s mission is to benefit the materials community by providing scientific, engineering and technical knowledge, education, networking and professional development.”
MRS: Materials Research Society
The Society’s core principles include interdisciplinarity, focused symposia, and greater interaction among researchers as related to materials science.
OCE: Ontario Centres of Excellence
The Ontario Centres of Excellence is the pre-eminent research-to-commercialization vehicle in Ontario. Created in response to Ontario’s most critical competitive challenges, OCE facilitate economic growth through support for industrially relevant R&D, the opening of new market opportunities and the commercialization of leading edge discovery. OCE build strong industry and academic relationships. And, OCE stimulate knowledge transfer through the development of bright minds, moving their skills to the market.
PEO: Professional Engineers Ontario
Professional Engineers Ontario licenses Ontario’s 70,000 professional engineers, grants temporary, limited and provisional licences to practise professional engineering, and authorizes businesses to provide engineering services to the public. It sets standards for and regulates engineering practice. Under the Professional Engineers Act, its statutory mandate is to serve and protect the public interest where engineering is concerned. Rigorously educated, experienced and committed to a Code of Ethics that puts the public first, licensed professional engineers can be identified by the P.Eng. after their names.