SF2M, the French Society for Metallurgy and Materials was founded in january 1945, gathers together nearly 1000 individual members (from university and industry) and 15 partner societies (industrial groups or federations). It is the meeting point of the scientific and professional community in the field of Metallurgy and Materials, in France and at the international level, for exchanging and working together.
SF2M contributes to improve the performance of its members by circulating information on the progress of knowledge and technological innovation in Metallurgy and Materials Science, and by organizing technical and scientific meetings. It promotes the image of materials science and technology activities, in particular among young people. SF2M represents its members with other scientific associations in France and in foreign countries.