Submit Abstracts & Save the Dates for SME's 7 th annual Current Trends in Mining Finance Conference CTMF 2019 Connecting Mining, Finance & Engineering Executives TM
Join us, meet all and hear mining, finance, investment and engineering experts evaluating, advising and financing mining projects world wide
Hear about the latest trends from leaders advising miners and explorers with managing non-technical, social, technical and financial issues and risks to raise capital today
Join us in New York City Save Dates Sunday April 28th - Wednesday May 1, 2019

SME's 7th Current Trends in Mining Finance Conference

The focus of CTMF Conferences is about the outlook, trends and non-technical and technical issues that affect capital raising in the global mining industry.

Speakers discuss how management and investors employ best practices and technology to anticipate, track, manage and reduce risks impacting mining.  

Hello Friends, Sponsors, Delegates of the CTMF Conference

At the 6th CTMF this year were 290+ attendees from 21 countries, representing 40+ mining & exploration companies and officials from Australia, Canada, Germany, Mexico and Quebec. A special thanks to Guest Speakers Mario Cantú, Under Secretary of Mining, Secretary of Economy, Government of Mexico, Dr. Israel Gutierrez, CEO of the Mining Development Bank (FIFOMI) of Mexico, Jean-Claude Lauzon Delegate General Québec Government Office in New York and Key Note Speaker Phillips S. Baker, President & CEO of Hecla Mining Co.

Save the CTMF 2019 dates Sunday April 28 to Wednesday May 1, 2019. Hear Key Note Speaker Ross Bhappu, Partner, Head of Private Equity Funds at Resource Capital Funds and many leading industry and sector experts discuss what management and investors should know about securing capital, and the outlook, trends and issues impacting financing of mines in the future.

We invite you to send an abstract, expression of interest  to speak,  suggest panel topics,  be a   sponsor,   organize a workshop.  It's not too soon. We want the 2019 CTMF program to be as rich as the 2018 event, described  here  

  • Bankers’ View of Capital Markets, M&A and Deals Done 
  • Structuring Finance and Funding of Mining and Exploration
  • Streaming, Royalty, Off Takes, Pre-Payments, Other Capital Sources
  • Analysts’ View of Global Metals and Minerals Markets and Outlook 
  • Technology, Smart Data, Innovation Used Today and Future of Mining

  • Changes in Rules and Regulations Impacting Mining and Finance
  • Engaging and Communicating with Stakeholders For Success
  • Government Policy to Support and Attract Investment 
  • Best Practices re Reserves/ Resources and More
  • New Topics and Case Studies

Please share this with others and send us your ideas for next year's 2019 event now . Visit our website  Why Attend  for updates, details, hotels etc. 

There will be 25+ round table panels about how management and financiers use technology and innovation to anticipate, manage and reduce technical, non-technical, regulatory and financial issues and risk. The format allows you to get questions answered, meet with experts funding, advising, and evaluating projects, operations and non-technical, technical, financial studies worldwide.

Join all attending, the NYC business community and leading experts and advisers from around the world and sponsors including BNP Paribas , Roscoe Postle Associates , Shearman & Sterling , RPM Global and Duff & Phelps and others. We hope you join us! Photos are from the event, workshops and receptions

Together with our  sponsors , speakers and you we look forward to another great event in 2019 with plenty of time to meet and talk with industry leaders and experts. Thank you Shearman & Sterling for hosting the Conference again.

On behalf of NY SME w e hope you join us. Let's talk soon! 

Best wishes,
Tim Alch
Executive Director NY SME
Co-Chair CTMF Conferences 2013-2018

Join us at the New York Section of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME)  7th Annual Current Trends in Mining Finance Conference.  The New York Section of SME dates back to 1871 when a handful of mining engineers in New York City founded the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers (AIME). SME itself is an international society of AIME of more than 14,000 professionals in the minerals industry across nearly 100 countries. SME is a member society of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers.

Submit your abstracts, expressions of interest, suggestions to:
Tim Alch
2019 CTMF Conference Program Chair
Executive Director of NY SME
About New York SME Organizer of the annual CTMF Conferences
NY SME is a section of Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME), an association of 14,000+ geo-scientists, mining, mineral professionals in 100+ countries. SME members include executives, engineers, geologists, metallurgists, educators, students and researchers. New York SME dates back to 1871 when a handful of mining engineers in NYC founded the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers (AIME). 

Event Contacts
Tim Alch, Exec. Dir. NY SME and CTMF Co-Chair (E) [email protected]
Alan Oshiki, CTMF Co-Chair & EVP, Abernathy MacGregor (E) [email protected]
Join us next year at 2019 CTMF to meet all at another content rich, networking event. Submit your abstract now. S uggest a panel topic.
Be a Speaker. Be a sponsor . It is not too soon.