In addition to programming contributions, a variety of MetSoc / COM 2017 social activities will be organized. Activities include the MetSoc Awards Banquet, Historical Metallurgy Lunch and the Student Activities.
Schedule is subject to change.
All delegates are invited to attend the Welcome Reception Sunday evening to network and meet old friends. Come and enjoy a complimentary drink and hors d'oeuvres.
The Historical Metallurgy Committee of MetSoc will host a lunch on Monday featuring guest speaker John Marsden, President of Metallurgium (biography) presenting “A Brief History of Cyanide – Nature’s Wonder Reagent”. Purchased tickets are required.
John Marsden President at Metallurgium
John Marsden will be speaking about Cyanide
Join us at our informal pub night where we will present a historical metallurgy talk by none other than Sam Marcuson, Marcuson and Associates. The evening will include a tour and tasting at a local brewery. More details to follow when registration opens. Purchased tickets are required.
The Hydrometallurgy section of the MetSoc of CIM will have their annual technical section luncheon where a special presentation by Michael Collins of Sherritt International will be featured. He will speak on the Development of Autoclave Technology (see abstract). Purchased tickets are required.
On Tuesday, the Metallurgy and Materials Society of CIM will honour its outstanding members by presenting the MetSoc Awards. A three course meal with wine and reception is included with purchased tickets. Ticket prices have been subsidized with the help of our sponsor Mintrex. Your host for the evening is CBC news anchor, Suhana Meharchand.
The Enabling innovation symposium will offer a luncheon where guest speaker Bo Pelech, will speak on “On the Front Line of Innovation”. The lunch will be the occasion to discuss the morning session. Bo Pelech works as Strategy, Consulting and Facilitation at MayorW.com. Purchased tickets are required.
Join us for the Women of Innovation symposium luncheon! The lunch will feature an invited speaker, Elizabeth Cannon, President of the University of Calgary. See video reel of the amazing 2015 edition of this event - you will not want to miss it. Purchased tickets are required.
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
June 23, 2017
Student Poster Session Closes
August 1, 2017
Metallurgy and Materials Society of CIM
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H3Z 3C1, Canada
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