MFEM Community Workshop

October 20, 2021

Virtual Meeting



The MFEM team is happy to announce the first MFEM Community Workshop, which will take place on October 20, 2021, virtually, using WebEx for videoconferencing. The goal of the workshop is to foster collaboration among all MFEM users and developers, share the latest MFEM features with the broader community, deepen application engagements, and solicit feedback to guide future development directions for the project.


If you plan to attend, please register no later than October 6th. There is no registration fee. WebEx details will be distributed to participants prior to the event date.

Meeting format

Depending on the interest and user feedback, the meeting will include the following elements:

The meeting activities will take place 8:00am-3:00pm Pacific standard time (GMT-7):

Wednesday, October 20

Time (Pacific) Activity Presenter
8:00-8:15 Welcome & Overview Aaron Fisher
8:15-8:45 The state of MFEM Tzanio Kolev
8:45-9:30 Recent developments Veselin Dobrev
9:30-10:00 Break All
10:00-11:00 Deep dives on new features* MFEM developers
11:00-12:00 Application talks* Application researchers
12:00-12:30 Break All
12:30-1:00 Demos* MFEM community
1:00-2:00 Roadmap discussion Tzanio Kolev
2:00-3:00 Breakout Sessions* - Electromagnetics
- Fluids
- Structural Mechanics
3:00-3:10 Wrap-up Tzanio Kolev

* If you have an idea for a talk, demo, or breakout session topic, please describe it on the registration form. Submissions are due on October 6th along with your registration.


For questions, please contact the meeting organizer at