Conferences & Events

MetSoc conferences hosted annually:

The Annual Conference of metallurgists (COM)

  • The Conference of Metallurgists #AnnualCOM is an annual event organized by MetSoc of CIM which rotates throughout Canada. The conference of metallurgists also organizes Short Courses prior to the event and Plant Tours immediately following the annual conference.

The Hydrometallurgy Conference (HYDRO)

  • MetSoc organizes a Hydrometallurgy Conference annually.

The Canadian Materials Science Conference (CMSC)

  • The conference maintains a significant student component. The conference is organized by the University in conjunction with the MetSoc.

MetSoc exhibits at numerous international events, as well. (See below)

Upcoming events:

CrossTalk – Heavy conversations about light metals
September 22, 2021 | Online


60th Annual Conference of Metallurgists (COM 2021)
August 17-19, 2021 | Online | Open until October 15, 2021


Online Professional Short Courses
Spring-Summer 2021 | Online


COM 2022 

August 21-24, 2022 | Montreal, QC



Past events:


Events Endorsed or co-sponsored by MetSoc:

Gold 2022: July 17-20, 2022 in Québec City, Canada
Applications of Gold in High Technology


11th European Metallurgical Conference: June 27-30, 2021 in Salzburg, Austria
GDMB Society of Metallurgists and Miners

METSOC is a constituent society of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM).
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