2023 Sponsors

CTMF 2023 Sponsors and Media Partners

There are multiple sponsor levels, fitting your marketing budgets. Join us as a sponsor of the Welcome Reception and Dinner on Monday May 8, with two exciting Guest Speakers and Tuesday May 9 and Wednesday May 10 receptions, also with guest speakers and passed hors d'oeuvres and beverages. All activities are an excellent time to meet, reconnect with all. The Sponsors make it possible for all to meet in the heart of New York's midtown financial district at the conference, full breakfasts, morning and afternoon refreshment breaks, lunches, receptions, and workshops.

NY SME will announce a donation to the SME Foundation (SMEF) that provides grants and scholarships to students and teachers in the geosciences. We encourage all of you to learn more about SMEF that helps foster the next generation of geoscience professionals. 
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Email your expression of interest to be a CTMF 2023 sponsor to info@smeny.org
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Content, speakers, and times are subject to change

Diamond Sponsors
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Thank you Diamond Sponsors

RPMGlobal Consulting 

RPMGlobal - For more than 5 decades, RPMGlobal has been the mining industry's go-to partner for Advisory and Consulting Software, and Training. With contracts and services rendered in more than 125 countries around the world, RPM supports its customers out of offices in its 22 locations across 14 countries. RPM has provided services and solutions in virtually every commodity and mining method there is.  

SLR Consulting
SLR Consulting is a global leader in environmental and advisory solutions, helping clients achieve their development and sustainability goals.  For the mining industry, SLR provides services at all stages of project development from exploration and resource evaluation through scoping, pre-feasibility and feasibility studies, financing, permitting, sustainability and ESG assessments, construction, operation, closure and rehabilitation. SLR advises major mining companies, mid-caps, junior mining and exploration companies, financial institutions, governments, law firms, and individual investors on the technical, commercial, and sustainability aspects of mineral property investment and development.

Shearman & Sterling LLP
Conference Host
Shearman & Sterling is a global law firm highly regarded in the mining and metals industry. Major, mid-tier and junior corporates, international financial institutions, private equity funds, other alternative financiers and governmental entities look to the firm for assistance on important and complex transactions.

Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration
SME is an association of 14,000+ geo-scientists and mining, mineral professionals located in 100+ countries. SME members include mining executives, engineers, geologists, metallurgists, educators, students and researchers. SME advances the worldwide mining and underground construction community through information exchange and professional development. SME is a member society of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers. NY SME is a section of SME that encompasses the Tri-State area. Its members are given the opportunity to network with peers and hear valuable presentations through its activities. NY 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). We invite you to learn more about SME and join us.

SME Foundation

The SME Foundation was established in 1991 as a Colorado-based nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. The Mission of the SME Foundation is to attract and leverage resources for a sustainable mining industry through education and outreach. The SME Foundation fulfills its mission by supporting projects that disseminate mining/mineral information and technology worldwide; encourage professional development; educate children, teachers, and the public about the significant role that the minerals industry plays in their everyday lives; build consensus for a strong, environmentally sound minerals industry in the United States and the world; and support of college-level students and programs meeting industry demands for engineers and researchers in the future. The SME Foundation's vision is to inspire the next generation to meet the needs of a mineral dependent future for a better world. This will be done by focusing on Outreach, Education and Fundraising. The SME Foundation functions to help raise funds for outreach programs for K-12 science classroom education, scholarships for students to study various mining engineering and geology fields and programs to inform the public about the importance of mining in everyday lives.     

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Tocvan Ventures
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NY SME thanks Marriott for offering CTMF 2023 Attendees Conference Room Rates at hotels in the midtown area. Visit our Hotels tab for updates about that, and for other hotels in the area.

Lead Media Partner
Media Partners
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NY SME thanks all of you who make it possible for all to meet in the heart of NYC's midtown financial district. We are excited about the enthusiasm people are expressing about returning to meet in-person in Shearman & Sterling's reimagined conference facility, meeting space. Join us! When we last met, attending CTMF 2019 were more than 270 subject matter experts, private and public company mining and exploration executives and senior banker, investor, private equity executives, analysts, advisers, engineers and officials from Australia, Canada, Germany, Mexico, Quebec, the U.S. and elsewhere as well as officers from more than 50 mining and exploration companies. More than 60% of attendees fly to New York from more than 20 nations, e.g. Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Germany, Ghana, Guyana, India, Japan, Kosovo, Mexico, Peru, Portugal, South Africa, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom and Uruguay.

Titles of attendees include: CEO, President, Partner, Executive Director, Project Manager, Banker, VP, Engineering & Development, Corporate Finance Specialist, CFO, Treasurer, Controller, Managing Director, Geologist, Corporate Strategist, Investor, Environmental Specialist, Engineer, Mining Engineer, Lawyer, Financial & Equity Analyst, Accountant, Portfolio Manager, Consultant, CTO - Chief Technology Officer, Digital Communications Officer, Global Leaders of Mining and Natural Resources, Founder and Community Engagement, Economic Geologist, Investor Relations Officer, Auditor, VP of Underwriting, Credit Research, Environmental Services Practice Leader and Appraiser.

We hope to see you at
SME's 8th Current Trends in Mining Finance Conference (CTMF 2023)
Managing Risk and Identifying Opportunities in a Disruptive World
- Where Finding, Financing and Securing Supply is Critical 

Connecting Mining, Finance Engineering Executives TM
Monday May 8 - Thursday May 11, 2023

Register to attend the conference, workshops and or receptions. Registration closed early in 2019 and 2018. All must register in advance. We hope to see you at CTMF 2023! We also invite you to visit the SME's Bookstore Catalog with a selection of economic and business texts about mining.

Below is the Government of Quebec's Mr. Pierre Fitzgibbon, Minister of Economy and Innovation and Minister, responsible for the Lanaudière Region who during a luncheon key note presentation at CTMF 2019 spoke about "What makes operating and investing in Quebec's mineral rich province attractive".