XXVII CIME will provide a forum for the dissemination, analysis, discussion and exchange of ideas among students, academics and industry about all research related to extractive metallurgy, materials and environmental compliance and monitoring to know the problems that currently they are facing up, the advances and the tendencies that allow the creation for their solution.


Call for papers:


Deadline for submission of abstracts (not to exceed 200 words): January 29, 2018

Notification of acceptance or regret: February 5, 2018

Deadline for submitting papers: March 9, 2018

Author registration:


Technical topics

  • Processing and characterization of minerals
  • Pyrometallurgy
  • Hydrometallurgy
  • Electrometallurgy
  • Waste treatment
  • Bioleaching
  • Bioremediation
  • Sustainability of mining operations
  • Corrosion
  • Polymers
  • Ceramics
  • Advanced materials
  • Sensors and control
  • Simulation and software development
  • Sustainable development
  • Urban mining