We invite you to participate in the conference “Materials science of the future: research, development, scientific training”, which will be held in the period 28-30 September 2021 in Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod. The subjects for discussion of the conference participants will be the current state and development prospects in all areas of materials science; the training of higly qualified personnel; creation of closer consolidation of science, business and higher education for solving fundamental and applied problems.