August 18-21, 2019 | Vancouver Convention Center
Contact Us: metsoc@cim.org
August 18-21, 2019 | Vancouver Convention Center
Contact Us: metsoc@cim.org

Schedule

This schedule is subject to change


Sunday, August 18

08:00-15:00 Short Courses  (pre-registration only)
10:00-19:00 Conference registration
15:00-17:00 Official Opening of conference and Plenary Session
17:00-18:30 Opening reception


Monday, August 19

07:00-18:00 Conference registration
08:00-08:25 Annual General Meeting of the Metallurgy & Materials Society of CIM
08:25-08:30 Teck Safety Share
08:30-10:00 Plenary session
10:00-18:30 Poster session and Metals 2019 Trade Lounge (coffee break)
10:00-17:20 Technical sessions
12:05-14:00 Lunch on own
12:05-13:45 Historical Metallurgy lunch (ticket to purchase)
13:00-14:00 Student Poster Judging hour
17:20-18:30 Happy Hour at Trade Show
18:30-00:00 Free Evening for Delegates (COM –Copper Sponsors may have events offered this night only)
18:30-21:00 Pub Night in honour of Phillip J. Mackey (tickets required)


Tuesday, August 20

07:00-18:00 Conference registration
07:55-08:00 Teck Safety Share
08:00-10:00 Plenary session
10:00-18:30 Poster session and Metals 2019 Trade Lounge
10:00-17:20 Technical sessions
12:05-14:00 Lunch on own
12:05-13:45 Hydrometallurgy luncheon (tickets to purchase)
12:05-13:15 MetSoc Technical Section box lunch (by invitation)
17:20-18:30 Happy Hour at Trade Show
18:30-22:00 MetSoc Awards Reception and banquet (tickets to purchase)
22:00-23:30 VIP celebratory reception (by invitation only)


Wednesday, August 21

07:00-16:00 Conference registration
08:00-17:20 Technical sessions
09:30-14:00 Metals Trade Show (tear down at 14:00)
12:10-14:00 Lunch on own


Thursday, August 22

08:00-16:00 Industrial Tours

Committee Meetings (by invitation only)


Saturday, August 17
08:30-16:30 MetSoc Board Meetings


Sunday, August 18
08:00-14:30 MetSoc Board Meeting
11:30-13:30 Copper IOC Meeting
18:30-21:30 MetSoc past-presidents and VIP dinner (Fairmont Waterfront Hotel- Mackenzie Ballroom 1)


Monday, August 19
14:30-15:30 MetSoc CIM Leadership Meeting
18:30-21:00 Hydrometallurgy Section Executive committee meeting


Tuesday, August 20
07:00-08:00 Pyromet section Executive meeting
10:30-11:30 NAEMC Meeting


Wednesday, August 21
07:00-09:00 IOC PbZn 2020
10:00-11:00 COM 2020 Meeting

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Important Dates

Mark your calendar and plan ahead
Call for Abstracts Deadline November 30, 2018
Author Paper due for review March 1, 2019
Registration and Housing opens April 15, 2019
Author Registration Deadline May 15, 2019