A message from the Chair of COM 2021

Celebrating 60 years of comprehensive technical programming at the Conference of Metallurgists online.

Welcome to COM 2021: Advances in Metallurgy and Materials Engineering. This conference marks the 60th year that the Annual Conference of Metallurgists and MetSoc have provided comprehensive technical programming in the field of metallurgy. To celebrate this milestone, COM 2021 will offer a broad range of topics in hydrometallurgy, light metals, materials and manufacturing, mineral processing, pyrometallurgy and sustainability. The conference will provide an international forum for both industrial and academic researchers to meet and discuss recent advances in the field. It give us great pleasure to invite you to contribute and participate digitally to COM 2021.

Sincerely,

Stephen Corbin
Stephen Corbin, Dalhousie University COM 2021 Chair

Organizing Committee

CONFERENCE CHAIR

Stephen Corbin
Dalhousie University

SECRETARY

Janice Zinck
Natural Resources Canada

TECHNICAL PROGRAM CHAIR,
METALLURGY

Chris Pickles
Queen’s University

TECHNICAL PROGRAM CHAIR,
MATERIALS

Andre Phillion
McMaster University

SHORT COURSE CHAIR

Brittany MacKinnon
Hatch

SPONSORSHIP CHAIR, MATERIALS

Mark Kozdras
NRCAN

SPONSORSHIP CHAIR, METALLURGY

Nils Voermann
Hatch

STUDENT & POSTER ACTIVITIES CHAIR

Abu Syed Kabir
Carleton University

SHOW MANAGEMENT

Brigitte Farah
Conference Management
Janice Burke
Editorial Coordinator
Victoria Di Woo
Administrative Coordinator