Press Resources & Marketing Tools


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


Conference Links:

  • Marketing Tools: Access to the official conference logo in a variety of formats
  • Connect with Us: Get the latest conference updates and share your conference experience



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 SME Meetings at or 303.948.4200.


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 Tara Davis at Meeting abstracts are not embargoed.

For questions regarding APCOM Conference marketing, please contact SME Marketing at