Social Activities ( endorsed by COM 2016)
IMPC 2016 hosting Annual Conference of Metallurgists (COM 2016)
COM 2016 Social Activities hosted at IMPC 2016
In addition to programming contributions, a variety of MetSoc / COM 2016 social activities will be hosted at IMPC 2016. Activities include the MetSoc Awards Banquet, Historical Metallurgy Lunch and the Student Activities sponsored by the society.
MetSoc Awards Banquet & Reception- SOLD OUT!
On Monday, the Metallurgy and Materials Society of CIM will honour its outstanding members by presenting the MetSoc Awards. The Annual General Business meeting will take place where the new President of MetSoc of CIM will be inaugurated. A three course meal with wine and reception is included with purchased tickets. See registration for price details.
Hydrometallurgy Section Luncheon
On Tuesday, the Hydrometallurgy section of the MetSoc of CIM is inviting IMPC delegates to attend the annual technical section luncheon where a special presentation will be delivered by John R. Goode. The section activities and awards will also be presented. This luncheon begins early during the technical talks at 12:10. Purchased tickets are required.
Hydrometallurgy Section Lunch Invited Speaker John Goode
Presentation Title: WHERE ARE RARE EARTHS GOOD FOR – AND WHERE DO THEY COME FROM?
ABSTRACT: Rare earth elements (REE) are critical ingredients in many necessities of modern life including: permanent magnets used in electric motors, generators, speakers and hard drives; automobile tires; catalysts; phosphors; optical glass; etc.
IMPC Activities and Schedule
A number of activities are organized for the IMPC 2016 event. Activities such as a tradeshow, industry and student poster session, short courses, industrial tours, lunches and banquets. To view the daily schedule http://www.impc2016.org/en/IMPC/2016/Highlights/Daily%20Schedule%20of%20Events.aspx.