Vision, Innovation and Identity: Step Change for a Sustainable Future
The 2018 SME Annual Conference & Expo and 91st Annual Meeting of the SME-MN Section is committed to providing you with the insights, information and tools you need in an era of industry innovation and economic change.
The 2018 SME Annual Conference & Expo and 91st Annual Meeting of the SME-MN Section provides a forum for more than 6,000 industry professionals from across the world to share innovative ideas, best practices and cutting-edge research in more than 120 technical sessions along with an expansive marketplace of more than 550 exhibiting companies. This combination is a unique opportunity for you to hear from and interact with these leaders as you work to put the tools and initiatives in place that will enable you to adapt to this new reality.
Learn more about the continuing need for innovation throughout the industry from the mining professionals who have been able to quickly and efficiently deploy resources when and where they are needed, growing shareholder value and securing profits.
Hear from leaders and innovators who have overcome the complacency that creeps into an industry such as ours during periods of uncertainty. The combination of long-term vision, industry innovation and cultural identity is the key to remaining competitive in today’s local and global economy.
Experience the 6th North American Iron Ore Symposium
Get a closer look at northern U.S. mining operations and the “Iron Range” where you will be given the unique and rare opportunity to see the local mining industry.