Press Resources

Welcome members of the media! Whether you are joining us on-site at the SME Minnesota Conference or covering the conference from afar, we are here to provide all of the latest conference information that you need.

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About SME (Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration) - Conference Organizer


Media Conference Registration
We waive registration fees for reporters with a recognized press card and for current members of the media. We waive registration fees for press officers.

We do not waive registration fees for editors of peer-reviewed journals, ad sales representatives, publishers, program officers or marketing professionals.


Advance Registration
To register, please contact the SME at or 720.738.4085.


On-site Registration
To register on-site at the meeting, please come to the registration desk and present your media identification.


Press Badge Pick-Up
Pre-registered media attendees should come to the registration desk to pick up press badges and other registration materials.
Press officers may request copies of all abstracts related to their institution. Contact SME Author Support at Meeting abstracts are not embargoed.

For questions regarding SME Minnesota Conference marketing, please contact the SME Marketing Department at

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