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“Brand Canada: Our Critical Advantage”


CIM’s Annual Convention inspires, educates, and unites mining professionals for an extensive plenary & technical program, an innovative EXPO, and reputable networking and social events. Discover here!

Call for Abstract

We are seeking to develop a technical program that brings industry professionals together to delve into the essential discussion of how we can strategically embrace key innovations to position ourselves as leaders in the critical mineral supply chain.

Call for Short Course

The organizing committee invites proposals for short courses to be presented at the CIM Connect 2024 on Sunday, May 12.


Why not support this meaningful event and get recognized in front of 5,500 industry professionals?


The CIM EXPO is the premier showcase for leading technology, innovative solutions, services & so much more.

What to expect on the theme of ‘Building trust to decarbonize the World’.

Preview of the Convention from our Convention Chair, David Cataford, CEO, Champion Iron.


What to expect on the theme of ‘Building trust to decarbonize the World’.

Preview of the Convention from our Convention Chair, David Cataford, CEO, Champion Iron.


Preliminary Program

Have a thorough preparatory look of our Convention + Expo this year. Don’t hesitate to share it with your colleagues and friends!

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2023 Convention Recap

The last CIM Convention in Montreal was held in 2023. The astonishing success, in numbers, promises another invaluable opportunity of knowledge exchange and professional networking.

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Should mark your calendar for MTL23!

What did people say about CIMTL23?

The activities and the subsequent follow-up has initiated a movement to change the perception of mining.

Doris Hiam-Galvez [Click to read the full recap], CIMBC 22 Convention Chair

Great presentations, lots of collaboration between industry and operations. Loved the venue, atmosphere, the expo, the Galas, panel discussions, etc. Lots of variety… Very well done and well attended. Don't miss the Montreal 2023!

Tim Mbanga, Chief Metallurgical Engineer, Nutrien Potash

After two years apart due to the global pandemic, CIM did a fantastic job to pull together a thought-provoking, high-quality program with many opportunities for networking. Very worthwhile.

Laurie Reemeyer, Principal Consultant, Resourceful Paths

Great opportunity to renew many acquaintances and see all the mining enthusiasts. Thanks for making the CIM AGM such as success.

Ed Beswick, Environmental, Safety and Community Programs Manager, Giga Metals

The CIM Convention is always an invaluable venue for meeting peers and exchanging ideas – a critical component of advancing our industry.

Mark Richards, Mining Technology Manager, Teck Metals Ltd.

As a student, you are able to talk to the people that do the work day in and day out. It really changes the perspective and helps you better understand the goals we are all working towards. There was so much hope and desire and effort being put in to improve the industry in all aspects.

Connor Heise, Student

I believe this year's CIM was one of the most vibrant and well-organized CIM event I can remember.

Anoush Ebrihami, Repeat attendee

The volunteers and staff were exceptional to work with. The registration process was very smooth. Well done!

Kayleigh Montgomery, Teck

This was the first time CMP was presented as part of CIM. It worked well and the growth of CMP will be better value for CMP members if this trend is continued and expanded.

John Starkey, Sag Design

The level of care and thoughtfulness put into every detail of the CIM Convention and EXPO is indicative of the professionalism of its organizers and attendees. 2022 was our first year as attendees but this will be a regular feature on our company's calendar for years to come. Absolutely fantastic from start to finish!

Matt Rawluk, Inter Rail

Congrats. Very well-organized, amazing location and greatopportunity for networking and to be updated about technical advances as well as new products and services.

Rodrigo Maldonado, First-time attendee

Contact Us


Nadia Bakka

Sales Manager, Exhibition & Sponsorship

+1-514-939-2710, Ext: 1360


Chantal Murphy

Senior Convention Planner

+1-514-939-2710, Ext: 1309

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