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Networking Events & Luncheons

Power up your lunch! Chat with people from every sector of the mining industry because it’s not just who you know, it’s who knows you.


First Time Attendee & VIP Reception
Sunday, April 30 | 15:30 – 16:30
By invitation

First-time CIM Convention delegates join seasoned CIM mentors, VIPs and make new connections. Start your convention experience on the right foot!

Opening Ceremony & Welcome Reception

Sunday, April 30 | 16:30-20:00
Ceremony in registration foyer prior to the reception at the EXPO

Included in the delegate registration fee

Participants gather at the opening ceremony of the CIM Convention for welcome speeches and live entertainment. Meet old colleagues and friends over a drink and finger foods at the reception on the EXPO floor while discovering exhibitor innovations. The EXPO is the ideal meeting place for networking, knowledge exchange and business.


Lunches at the EXPO

Lunches at the Expo will take place on Monday and Tuesday from 12:00 to 14:00. Lunch ticket(s) are included with each delegate registration.

Receptions at the EXPO

Cocktail receptions at the Expo will take place on Monday and Tuesday from 15:30 to 17:00. Drink ticket(s) are included with each delegate registration.


Wednesday Lunch with Guest Speaker
Wednesday, May 3 | 12:00 – 14:00
Lunch ticket is included with each delegate registration

The technical program continues, and delegates are invited to have lunch together with an invited guest speaker before heading to the afternoon sessions.


Closing Reception
Wednesday, May 3 | 16:00 – 17:00
Foyer of the technical rooms

Let’s raise our glasses to a week filled with learning, knowledge exchange, networking, business – and mostly, SUCCESS! Toast to old and new friendships and satisfy your sweet tooth while we recap the highlights of the 2023 Convention.