Extraction 2018

August 26–29, 2018 • Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Don’t miss the industry’s first collaborative global metallurgy conference focused exclusively on extractive topics, including business and economic issues. Register by June 26, 2018, to take advantage of discounted rates.

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Late News Poster Session
Submit an Abstract by June 17
Last Call to Post Your Achievements: a limited number of daily poster presentations are available. Don’t miss your chance to participate!
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Five professional development courses are being offered on Saturday, August 25, and Sunday, August 26. Sign up to participate today!
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Participate in a Tour
Add one of three industry tours to your conference experience. View all options for tours, happening on Wednesday, August 29, and Thursday, August 30.

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Lead Organizing Committee

Conference Co-Chairs:
MetSoc: Boyd Davis, Kingston Process Metallurgy Inc., Canada
SME: Michael Moats, Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA
TMS: Shijie Wang, Rio Tinto Kennecott Utah Copper Corp., USA
Organizing Societies:
Extraction 2018 is jointly organized by The Metallurgy and Materials Society (MetSoc) of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM), the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME), and The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS).

Thank You to the Extraction2018 Conference Sponsors!