CAMP is excited to host the 25th International Symposium on Chemical-Mechanical Planarization (CMP)

August 6 - 9, 2023 in Lake Placid, NY

Chemical-mechanical planarization (CMP) has come to occupy a central role in many industrially important technologies. 

You are cordially invited to attend the 25th International Symposium on CMP hosted by Clarkson University’s Center for Advanced Materials Processing (CAMP).

The meeting will again be held in picturesque Lake Placid, New York.  It will provide ample opportunities to hear leading-edge ideas and technologies relating to CMP and to network with colleagues in the CMP field.

Dates: Sunday August 6 – Wednesday August 9, 2023

Location: High Peaks Resort Hotel, Lake Placid, NY, USA. (Visit their website)


The symposium will consist of talks given by experts in the field (invite only) and contributed scientific posters

Keynote and plenary speakers to be announced soon!

Sunday August 6 (afternoon/evening): Registration and welcome reception (no dinner provided)

Monday August 7 (morning): Presentations by invited speakers

Monday August 7 (afternoon): Networking time and poster presentations

Monday August 7 (evening): Dinner & keynote lecture

Tuesday August 8 (morning): Presentations by invited speakers

Tuesday August 8 (afternoon): Networking time and poster presentations

Tuesday August 8 (evening): Dinner & keynote lecture

Wednesday August 9 (morning): Presentations by invited speakers

Wednesday August 9 (lunch/afternoon): Depart

(agenda subject to change; updates to occur as speakers and other information is confirmed)

Registration & Accommodation Information

Registration will be open from April 5 – July 21, 2023 via this website.
Registration will include 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, reception food, and snacks during breaks. Monday and Tuesday night dinners are to be selected and paid for separately during registration.
Registration Fees:
Full Registration: $600
Discount Registration (invited speakers only): $400
Accommodation will be booked and paid separately to the High Peaks Resort.
Accommodation: $289/night
Hotel reservations can be done now and must be done via phone. Call the High Peaks Resort directly on +1-518-523-4411 to make your reservation, using the promotion code “Clarkson University CMP.” A one-night deposit will be taken upon reservation.

A completed tax-exempt form must be presented for tax-exempt status.