Attend the leading minerals industry event in the nation - February 19-22, 2017. The 2017 SME Annual Conference & Expo and CMA 119th National Western Mining Conference

The most talked about conference of 2017.

The 2017 SME Annual Conference & Expo and CMA 119th National Western Mining Conference provides a forum for more than 6,500 industry professionals, from across the world, to share innovative ideas, best practices and cutting-edge research in more than 120 sessions along with an expansive marketplace of more than 650 exhibiting companies.

Why Attend

International Attendance

One of the leading international mining conferences that brings together the largest organizations and brightest minds representing the mining industry around the world.


Networking Functions

A wide variety of networking activities makes this a prime conference for building new relationships, meeting old acquaintances and nuturing exisiting connections. View our available networking functions online.

Can't Miss Field Trips

Field trips are the perfect way to see first hand the developments and practices used in some of the largest mining projects in the nation.

Record Attendees

With more than 6,500 attendees, this conference is reknowned for bringing the best and the brightest in the minerals industry together.


Engaging Technical Sessions

Meet some of the brightest minds in the mining industry today in our educational and engaging technical sessions. Focusing on trending topics and issues affecting the industry, technical sessions are the perfect opportunity to expand your knowledge base and gain insight into industry trends.

Opportunity

Meet mining organizations on the forefront of developing innovative mining technology, mining practices, and contracting methods. View our list of exhibitors in the exhibitor directory to plan your conference experience.

Inside View

Meet the movers and the shakers of the industry and learn more about the solutions they are using to solve some of the industry's biggest problems.

Social Connect

We love to hear from our attendees, sponsors and exhibitors. Stay connected with SME during the conference on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter to get the lastest in conference news and updates! #SMEACE2017.

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Reserve your exhibit space at the industry's premier conference with access to more than 6,500 qualified attendees. Learn more about available exhibit spaces and the benefits at exhibiting today.
The 2017 SME Annual Conference & Expo and CMA 119th National Western Mining Conference offers a variety of sponsorship opportunities to fit into any budget. View available Sponsorship Opportunities for the conference or the SME Foundation Sponsorship Opportunities to find the perfect way to market your organization at this year's event.
The 2017 SME Annual Conference & Expo and CMA 119th National Western Mining Conference is currently accepting abstracts for consideration. Learn more about Becoming an Author at this leading industry event.