49th Annual Canadian Mineral Analysts Conference

2017 CMA

2017 Canadian Mineral Analysts Conference and Exhibition

Workshops - Sept 11th

The CMA 2017 Workshops will take place on September 11, 2017. Each session is at 7:00am-11:30am and 11:30am-4:00pm

Breakfast will be provided for the morning session at 7:00am as well as a coffee and snack break.

Lunch will be provided for the afternoon session at 11:30am as well as a coffee and snack break.


Workshops – Monday September 11, 2017

Instructor: Wesley Johnson


Workshop #1: Traceability in Chemical Measurements - 8:00 am to 11:30 am

The workshop on Traceability will discuss the importance of and how to be able to compare results from different laboratories, analysts, methods and even times with confidence. We do this by using trusted standard reference materials and the international system of units (mass, time, length and so on).


Workshop #2: Method Validation - 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm

The Method Validation workshop will describe a means of developing a method with, or of proving that a method has a stipulated level of precision and accuracy. This allows the laboratory to establish and retain its reputation for reliability.



Technical Program

The 49th Annual Canadian Mineral Analysts Conference and Exhibition technical talks will be presented in the theatre room Tuesday September 12 and Wednesday September 13th.

The confirmed technical talk list is provided below. 


Please share this page to colleagues who may be interested in the talks below. 

We have attached the schedule of talks above.


The 50th Annual Canadian Mineral Analysts Conference and Exhibition will be hosted September 9-13, 2018 in Rossland/Trail at the Prestige Mountain Resort in Rossland. We encourage everyone that was thinking of presenting or couldn't get their talk together in time to present next year!

Use the Technical talk form above to submit to Keith Lepla - keith.lepla@teck.com