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MetPlant Conference 2023

Perth, Australia and Online
29 - 31 May 2023

PD Hours

MetPlant Conference 2023

Perth, Australia and Online 29 - 31 May 2023 #metplant2023
PD Hours

World’s best practice in metallurgical plant design and operating strategies

MetPlant 2023, the conference showcasing world’s best practice in metallurgical plant design and operating strategies, returns to Perth as a hybrid event.

Hosted face to face and online through a virtual platform, delegates will access outstanding keynote and technical presentations, interactive panel sessions, a full live trade exhibition, virtual booths, interactive discussion groups and networking functions, from anywhere in the world.

This is the perfect opportunity for all people working or involved in the minerals industry to explore the latest developments in metallurgical plant design, expansions and the optimisation of existing operations.

Who should attend?

Resources professionals from a broad range of disciplines and across all mineral commodities (including base, precious and rare earth metals, iron ore and industrial minerals) will benefit from attendance at MetPlant 2023. The conference will facilitate robust discussion, debate and collaboration on current and future best practice using operational data and practical case studies.

It is recommended for all resources professionals, including metallurgists and process engineers,  design and maintenance engineers, technical managers and superintendents, business development managers, consultants, service providers and METS, mineralogists, geometallurgists, chemists, tailings engineers and geotechnical engineers.


Call for abstracts are now open

Keynote speakers

John Clout

Professor of Practice in Pyrometallurgy
Kalgoorlie Metals Research Lab

Kathy Ehrig

Principal Geometallurgist
BHP Olympic Dam

Joe Pease

Principal Consultant
Mineralis Consultants Pty Ltd

John Vagenas

Managing Director
Metallurgical Systems

Hybrid conference features

Technical content

Experience world class industry-leading keynote speakers, technical presentations and panel discussions – live or online in real-time

On demand access

All presentations will be recorded and available to watch indefinitely post event

Exhibition showcase

Explore the latest innovations, services and technologies on offer from well-established and pioneering organisations via a full live trade exhibition and virtual booths


Attend face to face networking functions or interact with other attendees online via chat, video call, virtual one-on-one meetings and discussion groups

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