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SME Awards

Recognizing excellence and extraordinary achievements in the mining and minerals industry.

SME Awards Celebration

Wednesday, February 28, 2024
5:00 pm – 7:30 pm | Sheraton Phoenix Downtown

End MINEXCHANGE on a high note at the SME Awards Celebration. Join us to honor the achievements and milestones of SME’s remarkable innovators, leaders, and experts during this celebratory reception.

After a multimedia awards presentation, you can enjoy a reception with beverages and hors d’oeuvres. You’ll be able to congratulate colleagues and see these impressive awards up close. It’s a great final networking opportunity.

Cheers to those raising the bar a little higher and moving mining forward!

New in 2024: This reception is included in your conference registration.

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Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division

The Division will present awards for:

John Fritz Medal Award

Hal Williams Hardinge Award

Robert W. Piekarz Award

Outstanding Young Scientist Award

Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division Past Chair Award

Environmental Division

The Division will present awards for:

Environmental Distinguished Service Award

SME/AIME Environmental Stewardship Distinguished Service Award

Environmental Division Past Chair Award

Health & Safety Division

The Division will present awards for:

Health & Safety: Individual Excellence Award

Health & Safety: Research and Educational Excellence Award

Health & Safety Division Past Chair Award

Health & Safety: Operational Excellence Award

Coal & Energy Division

The Division will present awards for:

C&E Distinguished Service Award

Howard N. Eavenson Award

Percy Nicholls Award

Erskine Ramsay Medal

J.W. Woomer Young Engineer Award

Stefanko Best Paper

Rock Mechanics Award

C&E Division Past Chair

Mineral & Metallurgical Processing Division

The Division will present awards for:

Robert H. Richards Award

Antoine M. Gaudin Award

Frank F. Aplan Award

Arthur F. Taggart Award

Mill Gentleman of Distinction Award

Milton E. Wadsworth Award

Mineral & Metallurgical Processing Division Outstanding Young Engineer

Mining & Exploration Division

The Division will present awards for:

Mining & Exploration Division Distinguished Service Award

Ben F. Dickerson III Award

Daniel C. Jackling Award

Outstanding Young Professional Award

Mining & Exploration Division Program Chair

Program Area Manager – Geosciences

Program Area Manager – Operations

Program Area Manager – Innovations & Technologies

Program Area Manager – Management

Miner of the Year Award

Mining & Exploration Division Past Chair Award

Robert M. Peele Memorial Award

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