Abstract Submission is now open

You can submit an abstract to any of the following technical program streams:

  • Maintenance, Engineering and Reliability Best Practices
  • Mining Projects Development
  • Environment and Sustainable Development
  • Leading in Safety
  • Practical Operation
  • Exploration and Mine Geology
  • A Vision For The Future - Mineral Processing in Canada
  • Underground Mining
  • Mining Metamorphosis
  • Rock Mechanics
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Management and Finance Day (on invitation only)
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The 2017 New State of Mine

CIM 2017 Convention Plenary

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  • Early Registration DeadlineApril 2018
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  • Call for Abstracts DeadlineNovember 2017