Schedules

COM 2017 Schedules

Dates to remember:

  • The official event dates are August 27-30, 2017
  • Programming will take place from August 28 to 30
  • Short Courses held August 26 and 27
  • Industrial Tours are planned on August 31

 

Daily Schedule of Conference

This schedule is subject to change

Saturday,August 26
09:00-17:00 Short Courses

Sunday, August 27
09:00-17:00 Short Courses
16:00-18:30 Conference registration
16:30-18:30 Opening reception

Monday, August 28
07:00-17:00 Conference registration
08:00-10:00 MetSoc AGM & Plenaries session
08:00-18:00 Poster session and Metals 2017 Trade Lounge
10:00-16:00 Technical sessions
12:00-14:00 Lunch on own
16:00-17:00 Student Poster Judging hour
17:00-18:00 Happy hour and Student Industry Mixer
18:30-21:00 Pyrometallurgy Historical Metallurgy Pub Night (tickets required)

Tuesday, August 29
07:00-17:00 Conference registration and bookstore
08:00-18:00 Technical sessions
08:00-17:00 Posters and Metals Trade Lounge
12:00-14:00 Lunch on own
12:00-14:00 Hydrometallurgy luncheon (tickets to purchase)
12:15-13:15 MetSoc Technical Section box lunch (by invitation)
18:30-21:30 MetSoc awards banquet and reception (tickets to purchase)
21:30-23:30 VIP celebratory reception (by invitation only)

Wednesday, August 30
07:00-14:00 Conference registration and bookstore
08:00-18:00 Technical session (including Women of Innovation and Enabling Innovation in Metallurgy)
12:00-14:00 Lunch on own
12:00-14:00 Historical Metallurgy lunch (ticket to purchase)
12:00-14:00 Women of Innovation luncheon (ticket to purchase)

Thursday, August 31
08:00-16:00 Industrial Tours  

Committee Meetings (by invitation only)

Sunday, August 27
08:00-13:30 MetSoc Executive Meeting
14:00-16:30 MetSoc pre-board meeting  
19:00-21:30 MetSoc past-presidents dinner (meet in the lobby at 18:45)
Monday, August 28
18:30-21:00 Hydrometallurgy Section Executive committee meeting
Tuesday, August 29
09:00-10:00 CMQ meeting
10:30-11:30 MetSoc-TMS Leadership Meeting
Thursday, August 31
08:30-15:30 MetSoc Board meeting


IMPORTANT DATES

Call for Abstracts Deadline
Extended! Until January 31, 2017

Paper Submission Deadline
March 1, 2017

Paper Review Process Begins
February 1, 2017 – April 15, 2017

Final Paper Submission Deadline
May 1, 2017

Author Registration Deadline
May 15, 2017

Student Poster Session Opens
March 1, 2017

Early-bird Registration
June 30, 2017

Student Poster Session Closes
August 1, 2017

CONTACT US

Metallurgy and Materials Society of CIM
3500 de Maisonneuve West, Suite 1250
Montreal, QC
H3Z 3C1, Canada

Show Management
Tel.: (514) 939-2710, ext. 1329
Fax: (514) 939-2714
metsoc@cim.org

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