The Conference of Metallurgists 2019 Hosting Copper 2019 (8. 18-21, 2019 *Vancouver, Canada)



COM 2019 is the Annual Conference of Metallurgists and is the premier event in Canada for the metallurgy and materials community.
Metsoc, the 58th annual Conference of Metallurgists (COM 2019) and CIM are honoured to host Copper 2019, marking a milestone in the International Copper Conference Series with the 10th Edition. The success and outcome of the Copper Conference is the work of the six leading International Professional Societies (IIMCh, GDMB, MMIJ, TMS, SME, MetSoc) who tirelessly persevere in bringing forth symposia of the highest quality to the delegates. In 2019, we are proud to add NFSOC and SAIMM as official co-organizing societies for Copper 2019.

Conference Chairs and Organizing Committee:

COM 2019 Chair:
Edouard Asselin, University of British Columbia

Copper 2019 Chair:
Joel Kapusta, BBA Inc.

Copper 2019 Technical Chair:
Ahmad Ghahreman, Queen’s University

Poster Chair:
Ahmet Deniz Bas, COREM

Sponsorship Chair:
Engin Ozberk, Mitacs & University of Saskatchewan

Mansoor Barati, University of Toronto

Short Course Chair:
Peter Lind, Newmont Goldcorp

Other events and learning at COM 2019 hosting Copper 2019

Plenary session
Short Courses
Networking at the Trade Show
Poster session
Industrial Tours
Conference Banquet & MetSoc Awards

Co-organizing Societies

The Metallurgy and Materials Society of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (MetSoc-CIM) , Canada
Society of Metallurgists and Miners e.V. (GDMB), Germany
Chilean Institute of Mining Engineers (IIMCh) , Chile
The Mining and Materials Processing Institute of Japan (MMIJ), Japan
The NonFerrous Metals Society of China (NFSOC), China
The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS), United States
Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (SAIMM), South Africa
Society for Mining, Metallugy, and Exploration (SME), United States