Fundamentals, Advances and Practice of Biohydrometallurgy

25th International Biohydrometallurgy Symposium (IBS 2024)


August 19, 2024




Halifax Convention Centre

Conference Attendee Add-on Price

$500 Regular, $250 Student (add during your registration)

11 Presenter

Professional Development Course Only

$600 Regular, $300 Student (email:


Course as described, coffee service, lunch

Course Description

  • Fundamentals in biomining/bioleaching
  • Fundamentals in bioreactor engineering
  • Biomining in cold regions
  • Genomics, metabolic modelling and genetic engineering
  • Case studies of industrial applications

Intended Audience:

Graduate students and industry professionals.

Supporting Affiliation:

Hydrometallurgy technical section of MetSoc, Hatch and RHI Magnesita.


Sponsored by Newmont

Meet the Organizers/Presenters:

Vladimiros Papangelakis, Professor, University of Toronto
Leslie Warren, University of Toronto
Anne-Gwaenelle Guezennec, BRGM
Nadia Mykytczuk, MIRARCO
Krishna Mahadevan, University of Toronto
Jan Van Niekerk, Metso
Frank Roberto, Newmont