Author/Presenter Registration

Registration is open


Authors and presenters who have not paid their registration fee may be removed from the conference schedule and the paper/abstract from the Proceedings.

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Registration Includes:

Registration Options

We are pleased to offer CIM National member registration discount rates for the 63rd Annual Conference of Metallurgists (COM 2024). You are not required to be a CIM National member to register.

Professional Contributor


Launch Discount Rate

Student Contributor


Launch Discount Rate

CIM Life / Retired Member


*Membership will be verified. Members upon registering will have to enter a valid membership number. Should membership not be valid, CIM reserves the right to modify the registration rate. For more information on CIM membership rates, how to join, renew or find your membership status, see below this page.

NOTE: Authors/presenters may only register as a CIM Student Member if the abstract, paper and presentation were originally submitted as a student entry. Changes to the author’s status may affect conference management decisions regarding your presentation. 

PAYMENT: Only credit cards are accepted for payment. Prices are in Canadian funds, and applicable taxes will be added.  All prices are in Canadian dollars and subject to applicable taxes.

For registration inquiries contact

Registration Add-ons

Here is the list of additional activities you can purchase during registration. This includes short courses, industrial tours and social events. 



A guest is an individual that has no technical interest in the conference. The person cannot participate in lunches or daytime activities other than the Network Lounge.

Short Courses - Monday


Industrial Tours - Friday

Price - varies

Awards Banquet – Wednesday


MetSoc Hosted Lunch -Tuesday


Historical Metallurgy Luncheon - Wednesday


Hydrometallurgy Luncheon - Thursday


Recent E-proceedings


Stay at our selected Conference Hotels

Prince Georges | Cambridge suites | Marriott Residence Inn

Why stay at a conference hotel?

Save Time

Have more time to network without worrying about getting back to your hotel as all hotels are located next to the Halifax Convention Centre.

Pay Less

Book at our competitive conference rate to save on high-season hotel prices.


You can cancel anytime 72-hours prior to arrival when booking with us. Watch out for the no-cancellation policies of popular online discount services.

Help Keep Costs Stable Year-After-Year

Your stay at the hotel helps support the Society. Each room not booked, is a penalty to MetSoc and can impact our next COM conference fees.

Win a Prize

We want to thank all attendees for supporting this Society. All attendees who book within the block by the cut-off date of July 14 will be eligible for a special prize!

CIM Member Registration Rates

Forgot your CIM membership number? Contact  

Just became a CIM member? New members require 24 hours to be automated to the registration system.

Health Regulations

By registering, you are acknowledging that an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 and other illnesses that exist in any public place where people are present. By attending, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 and agree not to hold MetSoc, CIM, or any of their directors, officers, employees, or volunteers liable for any illness.

Cancellation Policy

Accepted Oral Authors and Presenters do not receive a refund after May 15 on their registration as per obligations agreed to by the author during the submission process.

For other attendees, all cancellations must be submitted in writing by email to Cancellations received on or before July 15, will receive a full refund, less a 10% processing fee. There are no refunds for no-shows, visa refusals, and cancellations sent as of July 16. Send your request by email before July 15 to

Code of Conduct and Privacy Policy

By registering for this meeting, attendees are accepting the terms of the CIM Privacy Policy and agree to abide by policies, including the MetSoc Meeting Code of Conduct.

International Attendees

We invite you to visit the Housing and Travel page of this website for details on Invitation letters and information about travel.