Recent COM Events

COM 2022

Montreal, Quebec | August 21-24, 2022

Conference Chair: Janice Zinck, Executive Director, Geoscience and Mines, Government of Nova Scotia

To celebrate the return of our in-person conference, COM 2022 offered more networking sessions, curated plenaries and technology-in-progress discussions.

COM 2021

Virtual event | August 17-19, 2021

Conference Chair: Stephen Corbin, Dalhousie University

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

COM 2021 Report


Virtual Event | October 14-15, 2020

Conference Chair: Mansoor Barati, University of Toronto

Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, Uranium 2020 was hosted by COM 2020. The 59th Annual Conference of Metallurgists was transformed into MetSoc of CIM’s first virtual event.

COM 2019 Hosting Copper

Vancouver BC, Vancouver Convention Center | August 18-21, 2019

Conference chair: Edouard Asselin, University of British Columbia

MetSoc of CIM is honoured to host Copper 2019 with the 58th annual Conference of Metallurgists (COM 2019), marking a milestone in the International Copper Conference Series with the 10th Edition.

About The Annual Conference of Metallurgists (COM)
The Conference of Metallurgists #AnnualCOM is an annual event organized by MetSoc of CIM which rotates throughout Canada. COM also organizes Short Courses prior to the event and Plant Tours immediately following the annual conference.


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