SME Membership

Joining SME is one of the most important decisions you can make to enhance your career, contribute to your profession and make friends with other members interested and working in mining and minerals processing worldwide.

When you are a member of SME, you'll receive valuable benefits that help you stay current, expand your network and remain relevant in the mining industry. 


Learn more about Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration, SME and the SME Foundation and to join SME. SME, is an association of more than 14,000 geo-scientists and mining, mineral professionals in more than 100 countries. SME members include mining executives, engineers, geologists, metallurgists, financiers and investors, educators, students and researchers.

Among many benefits of being a member are SME's many and varied sources of current information in its publications and journals. We encourage you to learn more about its publications and visit the SME Bookstore Catalog with a selection of economic and business texts about mining.

Whether you are a student, new to the industry, a long term industry professional, or retired - SME offers you valuable tools and there is a membership to help you achieve your goals.

Learn more and apply today!