Extraction 2018

August 26–29, 2018 • Westin Ottawa • Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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Don’t miss the industry’s first collaborative global metallurgy conference focused exclusively on extractive topics, including business and economic issues. Visit the Registration page for more information on rates and frequently asked questions.
Celebrate Your Industry
Attend the Conference Banquet
Join your colleagues on Tuesday, August 28, at the Canadian Museum of History. Add a ticket to your registration today.
Advance Your Career
Sign Up for a Course
Five professional development courses are being offered on Saturday, August 25, and Sunday, August 26. Sign up to participate today!
Make the Most of Extraction 2018
Participate in a Tour
Add one of three industry tours to your conference experience. View all options for tours, happening on Wednesday, August 29, and Thursday, August 30.

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Connect with Colleagues

View the attendee directory to see who else is attending Extraction 2018 so you can plan on making valuable connections during formal and informal networking events onsite. Please note the directory only includes attendees who have opted in to sharing this information.

Lead Organizing Committee

Conference Co-Chairs:
MetSoc: Boyd Davis, Kingston Process Metallurgy Inc., Canada
SME: Michael Moats, Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA
TMS: Shijie Wang, Rio Tinto Kennecott Utah Copper Corp., USA
Organizing Societies:
Extraction 2018 is jointly organized by The Metallurgy and Materials Society (MetSoc) of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM), the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME), and The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS).

Thank You to the Extraction2018 Conference Sponsors!