Schedule

This schedule is subject to change.  Dated April 01, 2020

Sunday, August 23

08:00-17:00 Short Course (pre-registration only)

Monday, August 24

13:00-18:30 Conference Registration
13:00-14:30 Industrial Tour: Sudbury Smelter, Sudbury INO, Glencore – A Virtual Tour
15:00-17:00 Official Opening of Conference and Plenary Session
17:00-18:30 Opening Reception

Tuesday, August 25

07:00-18:00 Conference Registration
08:00-08:25 Annual General Meeting of the Metallurgy & Materials Society of CIM
08:25-08:30 Hatch Safety Share
08:30-10:00 Plenary Session
10:00-10:30 Poster Presentation at Plenary
10:30-18:00 Poster Session and Trade Lounge (coffee break)
10:30-11:00 Student Poster Judging
11:00-17:20 Technical Sessions
12:10-13:30 Lunch on your own
12:10-13:30 Ticketed Luncheon (Featured speaker is Prof Neville Plint, Director of the Sustainable Minerals Institute (SMI) sponsored by the Sustainability Section of MetSoc
17:20-18:30 Happy Hour at Trade Show
18:30-00:00 Free Evening for Delegates (COM Sponsors may have events offered this night only)
18:30-21:00 Pub Night in honour of Rodney Jones (tickets required)

Wednesday, August 26

07:00-17:20 Conference Registration
08:00-17:20 Poster Session and Trade Lounge
08:00-17:20 Technical Sessions
12:10-14:00 Lunch on your own
12:10-13:45 Hydrometallurgy luncheon sponsored by SGS (tickets required)
18:30-22:00 MetSoc Awards Reception and Banquet (tickets to purchase)
22:00-23:30 VIP Celebratory Reception (by invitation only)

Thursday, August 27

07:00-16:00 Conference Registration
08:00-17:20 Technical Sessions
12:10-13:45 Historical Metallurgy Lunch luncheon (Featured Speaker Barry Wills, MEI) (tickets required)
10:00-14:00 Posters and Trade Show Lounge
12:10-14:00 Lunch on your own

Friday, August 28

09:00-15:00 Industrial Tours

Committee Meetings (by invitation only)

Sunday, August 23

08:00-16:00 MetSoc Board Meetings

Monday, August 24

08:00-14:30 MetSoc Board Meeting
18:30-21:30 MetSoc Past-Presidents Dinner Meeting

Tuesday, August 25

14:30-15:30 MetSoc CIM Leadership Meeting
18:30-21:00 Hydrometallurgy Section Executive Committee Meeting

Wednesday, August 26

07:00-08:00 Pyromet Section Executive Meeting
10:30-11:30 NAEMC Meeting

Thursday, August 27

10:00-11:00 COM 2021 Meeting