We hope you are all doing well and staying strong through these difficult times. The PacSurf 2020 Program Committee has been forced to cancel the AVS Pacific Rim Symposium on Surfaces, Coatings, and Interfaces (PacSurf 2020) scheduled for December 6-10, 2020 in Waikoloa, Hawaii, due to rapidly changing and unprecedented circumstances surrounding the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Save the date for 2022: PacSurf 2022 will be held in the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, 69-275 Waikoloa Beach Drive, Waikoloa, HI 96738, from December 11 to 15, 2022. Details on the request for abstracts will be sent out in the spring of 2022, and we hope you will consider resubmitting an abstract then. Abstracts submitted: When submissions open in the spring of 2022, writers who contributed to PacSurf 2020 are welcome to submit their work to PacSurf 2022. On the Big Island of Hawaii, the conference will be held at the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort and Spa. We are convinced that attending PacSurf 2020 and networking with the other attendees would benefit you.
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The AVS or American Vacuum Society connects professionals from varied domain sharing a common interest related to basic science and the latest advancements in the field of science and technology. With over 4500 members worldwide this interdisciplinary and professional society hosts annual local and international meetings like the AVS-60 National Short Course Program. Founded in 1953 with its current president Steven M. George the vision of this society is to emerge as the premiere organization internationally. It is headquarter is located in Maiden Lane New York.