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The CSM Association is involved in organising many reunions and get-togethers around the world, as well as CSM sporting events, meetings and other related organisations. Please find below a list of notices regarding future events. Please contact the Secretary to post any notices.

March 2018

CSM at the 2018 PDAC - Toronto

Tuesday 6th March

For those attending the March 2018 PDAC in Toronto, a CSMA gathering is being organised by Cath Pitman for Tuesday 6th March, venue and time TBC. For more details please contact Cath Pitman


Tuesday 6th March

For those of you attending the 2018 PDAC in Toronto, there will be a CSMA sundowner on Tuesday March 6th, from 5-7pm in the Elephant and Castle Pub on King Street (corner with Simcoe St).   

For more details, please contact Robbert Borst

Cornwall Mining Sundowner

Thursday 22nd March

Every month a gathering takes place in Cornwall for anyone in the Mining, Minerals, Renewables and associated industries.  This usually takes place on the third Thursday of each month, with this month's Cornwall Sundowner taking place on Thursday 22nd March, 5.45pm onwards at The Portreath Arms, Portreath. Please come along and catch up with people in the local Mining and associated industries. The more the merrier!  

For more details contact the Nick Slade or Steve Wilson

CSM Annual Dinner 2018

Saturday 24th March

The 2018 CSM Annual Dinner is being held at the Falmouth Hotel, Falmouth, Cornwall on Saturday 24th March.

If you would like to form a reunion group/table, please contact the CSM Association Secretary.

Tickets will be available to purchase in February, 2018 - with priority going to CSM Students and CSM Association members.  Please watch this space. the CSMA Website and your emails for more information.

Any queries - please contact the CSMA Secretary at

Concessionary room rates are available at the hotel for attendees and reservations should be made directly with the Falmouth Hotel on 01326 312671 or at

This is the weekend before the International Mining Games are being hosted by CSM at KEM and on the University campus in Penryn.


CIE Lecture - South Crofty Tin Mine - Advancing Towards Production

Tuesday 27th March

Owen Mihalop, COO of Strongbow Exploration Inc., will be delivering a talk entitled South Crofty Tin Mine – Advancing towards Production: 

South Crofty mine closed in 1998 ending 400 years of continuous copper and tin production. Strongbow Exploration is committed to dewatering and redeveloping the mine. Owen’s presentation will examine the reasons behind the closure, the changes in the tin market since 1998 and the economic case for re-opening. He will detail Strongbow’s progress to date and outline the next steps as the mine advances towards production. 

This talk will commence at 6:00pm, and will be held in the Chapel Theatre, Penryn Campus, TR10 9EZ 


Wednesday 28th March

The International Mining Games 2018 will be hosted by Camborne School of Mines in Cornwall from Wednesday 28th March to Sunday 1st April. 

The location will be King Edward Mine with similar evening events occurring on and off the university campus. 

More details will be available as the date approaches. Please watch this space, our Facebook page and the CSMA Newsletters.

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