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Cancellation of the 4th

International Uranium Conference

Platinum Sponsor

NexGen

Silver Sponsor

Conference Presentations and Paper Highlights

  • Uranium, thorium and other nuclear fuels: processing, refining and conversion

  • CO2 emissions, environmental protection & regulatory issues

  • Business and economic aspects of uranium extraction & utilization

  • Uranium geology (exploration techniques, geochemistry, ore deposits & mineralogy)

  • Uranium production (uranium mining technologies and methodologies, heap & stope leaching)

  • Uranium mining & milling waste management (decommissioning, remediation & long-term monitoring, tailings & waste rock management)

  • Practices for respectful conversations about nuclear technology

Invited speakers will be included in the programming to offer expert views in the field. This will mark the 4th edition of the Uranium Conference in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada and will welcome delegates and executives from around the globe.

Organizing Committee

Chair

Honourary Chair

Chuck Edwards
P.Eng. FCIM, Extractive Metallurgy Consulting

Engin Ozberk
Mitacs

Technical Chair

Committee

Rashid Bashir
Lassonde School of Engineering, York University

Mark Bellino, Hatch
Mike Dry, Arithmetek
Arthur Lieu, NexGen Energy Ltd.
John Root, Sylvia Fedoruk Canadian Centre for Nuclear Innovation Inc.
Nathan Tedford, Hatch

Important Dates

Open Call for Abstracts
Closed

Registration Opens
January 2020

Final Paper Submission Deadline
February 15, 2020

Author Registration Deadline
March 1, 2020

Accommodations Reservation Deadline
April 7, 2020

Organizing Committee

Chair

Chuck Edwards
P.Eng. FCIM, Extractive Metallurgy Consulting

Honourary Chair

Engin Ozberk
Mitacs

Technical Chair

Rashid Bashir
Lassonde School of Engineering, York University

Committee

Mark Bellino,
Hatch

Mike Dry,
Arithmetek

Arthur Lieu,
NexGen Energy Ltd.

John Root,
Sylvia Fedoruk Canadian Centre for Nuclear Innovation Inc.

Nathan Tedford,
Hatch

Important Dates

Open Call for Abstracts
Closed

Registration Opens
January 2020

Final Paper Submission Deadline
February 15, 2020

Author Registration Deadline
March 1, 2020

Accommodations Reservation Deadline
April 7, 2020

About Saskatoon

Saskatoon is the host city for the 4th International Conference on Uranium organized by the Hydrometallurgy Section of the Metallurgy & Materials Society of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM).

Saskatoon is the home of Cameco Corporation and Orano Canada Inc., two of the world’s largest uranium producers. Other mining companies, such as Potash Corporation, Shore Gold, Denison Mines and Claude Resources, also have their head offices or regional offices in Saskatoon. The Canadian Saskatoon Light Source Synchrotron, the largest science project in Canada, is located on the campus of the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon.

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