Exhibitor Enhancements

Innovation Stage Presentations

The Innovation Stage will captivate all CIM Convention participants at the EXPO for 2 days running.

CIM Corporate Members, Convention Sponsors and Select Exhibitors will make 15-minute presentations of Innovative products, business solutions, processes or concepts. Successful business cases stemming from internal innovative solutions may also be presented.

Those wishing to present will submit abstracts for review by the Technical Steering Committee and, if selected, will be provided with their presentation times and guidelines.

The full schedule of Innovation Presentations will be published on all CIM Convention platforms 30 days prior to the event and on-site through Daily Highlights.


Monday, April 29 - 10am to 5pm
Tuesday, April 30 - 10am to 5pm

Proudly sponsored by TECK


CIM Corporate Members, Convention Sponsors and Exhibitors, all CIM partners, may need punctual private space for meetings during the EXPO. Whether it be to close that deal or interview a potential employee, 5 pods closed pods will be available.

Leaders within these organizations are invited to use the private meeting pods lined up in aisle 2700 for 30-minute private discussions. An on-site assistance attendant will manage access and use and ensure that pods accommodate as many of our partners as possible.

First come, first served. 


Sunday, April 28 – 5pm to 8pm
Monday, April 29 – 10am to 5pm
Tuesday, April 30 - 10am to 5pm

Submit an abstract

Industry needs your abstract. Contribute to any of the 7 streams. Deadline: December 14, 2018