Southern Minnesota SME Subsection

Seeking 2023 Program Year Sponsors

Corporate or Individual sponsorship is a $300 annual fee.

Learn more and become a sponsor here

What is the Southern Minnesota Subsection of SME All About?

The Subsection facilitates networking, supports career development, and encourages positive, objective communication regarding the significant role that mining plays in our society.

Technical Sessions

Provide opportunities for continued education and professional development.



Create events that strengthen the connections between industry, regulators, and service companies.



Provide financial support for the next generation of mining industry professionals.

Southern Minnesota SME Luncheon Series
Metropolitan Ball Room, Golden Valley, MN - 11:30 pm to 1:00 pm (Talks begin at 12:00)

February 16, 2023

Talon Metals - Exploration Update and Innovative Data Management Practices
Brian Goldner, Chief Exploration Officer, Talon Metals

Talon Metals is focused on finding the next high-grade nickel deposit as quickly as possible in both Michigan and Minnesota. This talk will focus on providing an exploration update for Talon Metals along with touching on some of their current and innovative data management practices.

Thank you to our event sponsor:

Silica Mine Tour
Historic Silica Mine Tour

Iron Man
Chisholm, Minnesota