Schedule

Program Schedule

We look forward to seeing you in Salt Lake City! Please note, all events and times are subject to change. Check back regularly for the latest schedule and details about conference events.

ALL TIMES LISTED AS MOUNTAIN STANDARD TIME (+2hrs Eastern / -1hr Pacific)


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*All event dates and times are subject to change.

8:00 AM 5:00 PM MST Certified Mine Safety Professional Review Course
11:00 AM 5:00 PM MST Exhibitor Set-up (10x20 Booths and Larger, By Appointment Only)
12:00 PM 1:00 PM MST CMSP Review Course Lunch
1:00 PM 5:00 PM MST NSSGA Student Design Competition Registration
8:00 AM 5:00 PM MST Registration Open
8:00 AM 5:00 PM MST SME Bookstore Open
8:00 AM 8:30 AM MST Short Courses Coffee Break
8:00 AM 10:00 AM MST SME Foundation Executive Committee Meeting
8:00 AM 12:00 PM MST Leadership Orientation
8:00 AM 1:00 PM MST Certified Mine Safety Professional Testing
8:00 AM 5:00 PM MST Certified Mine Safety Professional Review Course
8:00 AM 5:00 PM MST Exhibitor Set-up
8:30 AM 3:00 PM MST Short Courses
9:00 AM 11:00 AM MST Audit Committee Meeting
10:00 AM 11:30 AM MST Young Leaders Committee Strategic Planning (by invitation only)
10:15 AM 10:30 AM MST Short Courses Coffee Break
12:00 PM 1:00 PM MST ABET Training Lunch
12:00 PM 1:00 PM MST Short Courses Lunch
1:00 PM 1:15 PM MST Strategic Committee Launch
1:00 PM 4:00 PM MST Finance Standing Committee Meeting
1:00 PM 4:00 PM MST Structure and Governance Standing Committee Meeting
1:00 PM 5:00 PM MST ABET General Information & Training Meeting
1:00 PM 5:00 PM MST Certified Mine Safety Professional Certification Panel Meeting
1:15 PM 4:00 PM MST Strategic Committee Meeting – Association Growth
1:15 PM 4:00 PM MST Strategic Committee Meeting – Industry Innovation
1:15 PM 4:00 PM MST Strategic Committee Meeting – Industry Workforce
1:15 PM 4:00 PM MST Strategic Committee Meeting – Responsible Mining & Underground Construction
2:00 PM 4:00 PM MST Tailings Impoundment Committee Meeting
2:30 PM 3:00 PM MST Short Courses Break
4:00 PM 5:00 PM MST Joint Strategic Committee Meeting
5:00 PM 6:30 PM MST SME Board of Directors Meeting (closed)
7:00 AM 6:00 PM MST Registration Open
7:00 AM 6:00 PM MST SME Bookstore Open
7:00 AM 9:00 AM MST SME Foundation Corporate Giving Committee Meeting
7:00 AM 9:00 AM MST SME Foundation Individual Fundraising Committee Meeting
7:00 AM 2:00 PM MST Metallic Student Design Competition (Final Presentations)
7:00 AM 2:00 PM MST SME/NSSGA Student Design Competition (Final Presentations)
7:30 AM 9:00 AM MST Health & Safety Division Nominating Committee Meeting (closed)
8:00 AM 2:00 PM MST Exhibitor Set-up
8:00 AM 4:00 PM MST Professional Engineers Exam Committee Workshop and Business Meeting
8:00 AM 5:00 PM MST Certified Mine Safety Professional Review Course
8:30 AM 3:00 PM MST Short Courses
9:00 AM 11:00 AM MST Student Engagement Breakfast
9:00 AM 11:30 AM MST Coal & Energy Division Executive Committee Meeting
9:00 AM 11:30 AM MST Environmental Division Executive Committee Meeting
9:00 AM 11:30 AM MST Health & Safety Division Executive Committee Meeting
9:00 AM 11:30 AM MST Industrial Minerals & Aggregate Division Executive Committee Meeting
9:00 AM 11:30 AM MST Mineral & Metallurgical Processing Division Executive Committee Meeting
9:00 AM 11:30 AM MST Mining & Exploration Division Executive Committee Meeting
9:00 AM 12:30 PM MST WAAIME Division Finance & Executive Committee Meeting
10:15 AM 10:30 AM MST Short Courses Coffee Break
11:30 AM 4:00 PM MST SME Board of Directors Meeting
12:00 PM 1:00 PM MST Short Courses Lunch
12:00 PM 1:30 PM MST SME Student Forum
1:00 PM 3:00 PM MST Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division Program Committee Meeting
1:00 PM 3:00 PM MST Mineral School Department Heads Meeting
1:00 PM 4:00 PM MST ADTI Subcommittee Meeting
1:00 PM 4:00 PM MST Health & Safety Division Working Group Meeting (closed)
1:00 PM 5:00 PM MST IAMSH and the Health & Safety Division Joint Meeting
1:30 PM 3:00 PM MST Tailings Standards and Guidelines Committee Meeting
2:00 PM 3:00 PM MST Coal & Energy Division Unit Committee Meeting
2:00 PM 4:00 PM MST Mineral & Metallurgical Processing Division Unit Committee Meeting
2:00 PM 4:00 PM MST Move Mining Competition
2:00 PM 4:00 PM MST Young Leaders Committee Meeting
2:30 PM 3:00 PM MST Short Courses Break
3:00 PM 5:00 PM MST Coal & Energy Division Nominating Committee Meeting
3:00 PM 5:00 PM MST Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division Technical Committee Meeting
4:00 PM 5:00 PM MST Annual Meeting of the Members
4:00 PM 6:00 PM MST Exhibit Hall Open
4:00 PM 6:00 PM MST Grand Opening Reception in Exhibit Hall
4:00 PM 6:00 PM MST Move Mining Meet & Greet
6:00 PM 7:00 PM MST SME Foundation Gala Reception and Silent Auction
6:00 PM 7:00 PM MST SME Foundation Gala VIP Reception
7:00 PM 8:30 PM MST SME Foundation Gala Dinner
8:30 PM 11:00 PM MST SME Foundation Gala Afterparty
6:00 AM 8:00 AM MST 6th Annual SME Health & Safety Division 5K
7:00 AM 5:30 PM MST Registration Open
7:00 AM 5:30 PM MST SME Bookstore Open
7:00 AM 8:30 AM MST WFEO Task Force Meeting
7:00 AM 9:00 AM MST Mineral & Metallurgical Processing Division Nominating Committee Meeting (closed)
7:30 AM 8:30 AM MST Author's Coffee
7:30 AM 5:00 PM MST Speaker Ready Room
8:00 AM 9:00 AM MST Environmental Division Business Meeting
8:30 AM 11:00 AM MST Keynote Session
9:00 AM 4:00 PM MST WAAIME Division Scholarship Committee Meeting
11:00 AM 1:00 PM MST Young Leaders Professional Development Lunch (ticketed)
11:00 AM 5:30 PM MST Exhibit Hall Open
11:30 AM 1:00 PM MST Bulk Material Handling Committee Meeting
11:30 AM 1:00 PM MST Conference Luncheon in Exhibit Hall
11:30 AM 2:00 PM MST Section Leaders Lunch (by invitation only)
12:00 PM 1:30 PM MST SME Foundation Corporate Roundtable Lunch (by invitation only)
1:00 PM 3:00 PM MST Government & Public Affairs Committee Meeting
1:00 PM 4:00 PM MST IAMSH of SME Board Meeting & Annual Business Meeting
1:30 PM 2:30 PM MST Dreyer Lecture
2:00 PM 4:00 PM MST OneMine Board Meeting
2:00 PM 4:30 PM MST Mineral & Metallurgical Processing Division Plenary Session
2:00 PM 5:00 PM MST Sections Best Practices Meeting
2:00 PM 5:00 PM MST Technical Sessions
3:00 PM 5:00 PM MST ABET Visitor Selection (closed)
3:00 PM 5:00 PM MST SME 2023 Annual Conference & Expo Exhibit Space Sales
4:00 PM 5:30 PM MST Dreyer Award Committee Meeting
4:00 PM 6:00 PM MST Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division Nominating Committee Meeting
4:30 PM 6:30 PM MST NORA Mining Sector Council
5:00 PM 6:00 PM MST New Member Orientation & Reception
5:00 PM 6:30 PM MST WAAIME Division Student Reception
5:30 PM 6:30 PM MST MMSA Annual Meeting
6:00 PM 9:00 PM MST Student & Professor Engagement Reception
6:30 PM 9:30 PM MST MMSA Dinner
9:00 PM 12:00 AM MST SME Young Leaders Monday Night Social
7:00 AM 5:30 PM MST Registration Open
7:00 AM 5:30 PM MST SME Bookstore Open
7:00 AM 8:00 AM MST Journal Oversight Committee Meeting (closed)
7:00 AM 9:00 AM MST OTC Program Committee Meeting
7:00 AM 9:00 AM MST SME Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting
7:00 AM 9:00 AM MST Women of SME Breakfast (ticketed)
7:30 AM 8:30 AM MST Author's Coffee
7:30 AM 9:00 AM MST Health & Safety Division Breakfast (ticketed)
7:30 AM 5:00 PM MST Speaker Ready Room
8:00 AM 9:00 AM MST Research Committee Meeting
8:00 AM 10:00 AM MST MEC Scouting Subcommittee Meeting
8:30 AM 9:30 AM MST Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration Journal Editorial Board Meeting
9:00 AM 11:30 AM MST Technical Sessions
9:00 AM 4:00 PM MST WAAIME Division Scholarship Meeting
9:30 AM 11:00 AM MST Miners Give Back Committee Meeting
10:00 AM 11:00 AM MST Mining Engineering Magazine Editorial Board Meeting
10:00 AM 12:00 PM MST MEC Move Mining Subcommittee Meeting
10:00 AM 12:00 PM MST Student Member Affairs Subcommittee Meeting
10:00 AM 5:00 PM MST SME 2023 Annual Conference & Expo Exhibit Space Sales
11:00 AM 5:30 PM MST Exhibit Hall Open
12:00 PM 1:30 PM MST Environmental Division Lunch (ticketed)
12:00 PM 1:45 PM MST Coal & Energy Division Lunch (ticketed)
12:00 PM 1:45 PM MST Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division Lunch (ticketed)
1:00 PM 2:00 PM MST RaSiM10 Meeting
1:45 PM 2:00 PM MST Coal & Energy Division Business Meeting
1:45 PM 2:00 PM MST Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division Business Meeting
2:00 PM 5:00 PM MST Technical Sessions
3:00 PM 5:00 PM MST Council of Education Meeting
3:00 PM 5:00 PM MST Information Publishing Committee Meeting
3:00 PM 5:30 PM MST Latin America Sections Meeting
3:00 PM 6:00 PM MST Collegiate Mine Rescue Skills: Bench
3:00 PM 6:00 PM MST Collegiate Mine Rescue Skills: Exam
3:00 PM 6:00 PM MST Collegiate Mine Rescue Skills: First Aid
3:00 PM 6:00 PM MST Collegiate Mine Rescue Skills: Gas Test
3:00 PM 6:00 PM MST Student Member Mentor Meeting
3:30 PM 5:30 PM MST Afternoon Social in Exhibit Hall
4:00 PM 5:00 PM MST Coal & Energy and M&E Underground Ventilation Committee Meeting
4:00 PM 6:30 PM MST Bulk Materials Handling Poster Session
5:00 PM 7:00 PM MST University of Utah Alumni Reception
5:30 PM 6:30 PM MST Certified Mine Safety Professional Reception
5:30 PM 6:30 PM MST Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division Executive Committee Mentoring Meeting
5:30 PM 7:00 PM MST International Attendees Reception (by invitation only)
5:30 PM 7:30 PM MST Alumni Receptions
7:00 AM 5:00 PM MST Registration Open
7:00 AM 5:00 PM MST SME Bookstore Open
7:00 AM 9:00 AM MST SME Valuation Standards Committee Meeting
7:00 AM 9:00 AM MST Sustainable Development Committee Meeting
7:30 AM 8:30 AM MST Author's Coffee
7:30 AM 9:00 AM MST 2023 SME Annual Conference Program Committee Meeting
7:30 AM 9:30 AM MST SME/AIME Past Presidents Breakfast (by invitation only)
7:30 AM 5:00 PM MST Speaker Ready Room
8:00 AM 11:00 AM MST SME 2023 Annual Conference & Expo Exhibit Space Sales
8:00 AM 12:00 PM MST MPD Student Poster Contest
8:30 AM 10:00 AM MST Resources & Reserves Committee Meeting
8:30 AM 12:00 PM MST Education Sustainability Committee Meeting
9:00 AM 10:00 AM MST 2024 SME Annual Conference Program Committee Meeting
9:00 AM 11:30 AM MST Technical Sessions
9:00 AM 1:00 PM MST Exhibit Hall Open
10:00 AM 11:00 AM MST Distinguished Member Award Nominating Committee Meeting (closed)
11:00 AM 1:00 PM MST SME Registered Member Admissions Committee/SME Registered Member Ethics Committee Meeting
11:30 AM 1:00 PM MST Conference Luncheon in Exhibit Hall
12:00 PM 1:45 PM MST Mineral & Metallurgical Processing Division Lunch (ticketed)
12:00 PM 2:00 PM MST Mining & Exploration Division Lunch (ticketed)
1:00 PM 4:00 PM MST Minerals Education Coalition Committee Meeting
1:00 PM 8:00 PM MST Exhibitor Move-Out
1:30 PM 2:00 PM MST Jackling Lecture (during M&E Division Lunch)
1:45 PM 2:00 PM MST Mineral & Metallurgical Processing Division Business Meeting
2:00 PM 2:30 PM MST Mining & Exploration Division Business Meeting
2:00 PM 4:00 PM MST International Committee Meeting
2:00 PM 5:00 PM MST Technical Sessions
2:15 PM 3:30 PM MST Mineral & Metallurgical Processing Division Executive Committee Meeting
2:30 PM 3:30 PM MST Mining & Exploration Division Unit Committee Meeting
3:00 PM 5:00 PM MST Environmental Division Nominating & Planning Committee Meeting
3:00 PM 5:00 PM MST SME Strategic Nominating Committee Meeting (closed)
5:30 PM 7:00 PM MST SME Dinner VIP Reception (by invitation only)
6:00 PM 7:00 PM MST SME/AIME Awards Reception
7:00 PM 9:30 PM MST SME/AIME Awards Banquet (ticketed)
9:30 PM 12:00 AM MST President's Reception (by invitation only)
7:00 AM 12:00 PM MST Exhibitor Move-Out
7:30 AM 3:30 PM MST NIOSH Mining Mine Design Contract Review Meeting
8:00 AM 12:00 PM MST SME Board of Directors Meeting
12:00 PM 1:00 PM MST SME Board of Directors Meeting (closed)