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COM 2012 - 51st Annual Conference of Metallurgists, held with Pressure Hydrometallugy 2012
Social Program

COM 2012 will host a variety of social activities. Limited social tickets are available so book early.

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Sunday, September 30

- Welcome Reception
- Student Fun Night

Monday, October 1

- MetSoc Annual General Meeting Luncheon
- Industry Student Mixer

Tuesday, October 2

- MetSoc Section Meetings & Lunches
- Hydrometallurgy Luncheon
- MetSoc Awards Banquet

Wednesday, October 3

- Historical Metallurgy Lunch
- Student Industry Round Table Discussion



Welcome Reception
Price: Complimentary

All delegates are invited to attend the Welcome Reception Sunday evening. Come and enjoy a complimentary drink and hors d'oeuvres.


Student Fun Night
Price: Complimentary-Students Only Event

Students are invited after the Welcome Reception to participate in a friendly bowling competition or to play games at the Great Canadian Midway. Drinks and food will be provided. Get the week off to a good start while meeting other students.


Metsoc Annual General Meeting Luncheon
Price: $35

On Monday, the Society will have its Annual General Meeting and will feature the inauguration of the new Society President.

Industry-Student Mixer
Price: By invitation only

Representatives from industry and students are invited to meet informally at the mixer.We will announce the winners of the Student Poster session and draw prizes.



COM_banquetMetSoc Environment Box Lunch
Price: Complimentary

The Environment Section of MetSoc will hold their annual meeting during lunch, on Tuesday in the technical room. The meeting will offer a free box sandwich lunch. The meeting is an invitation to all who are interested in joining the Environment Section of the Society.

Hydrometallurgy Luncheon
Price: $35

The Pressure Hydrometallurgy Organizing Committee will be holding a luncheon on Tuesday. Purchased tickets required.

MetSoc Awards Banquet
Price: $50

On Tuesday the Society will honour its outstanding members by presenting the Society Awards. Purchased tickets required.



Historical Metallurgy Box Lunch
Price: Complimentary (1st come 1st served basis).

The Historical Metallurgy Committee of MetSoc will host a box lunch featuring guest speaker Sam Marcuson, VP of Vale Canada Ltd. His talk Robert M. Thompson and Viktor Hybinette: the Yin and Yang of the Early Nickel Industry; will be presented on Wednesday at lunchtime. No tickets are required however space is limited to 100 for lunch, therefore come early!

COM_banquetStudent/Industry Round Table Discussion
Price: Complimentary

This free event for students (students must confirm attendance) provides the opportunity for students and professionals to discuss topics and exchange ideas in a small group. Lunch will be served.


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