SAG 2019 – Vancouver, Canada

Join us in Vancouver from September 22 to 26, 2019 at the premier global event for Semi-autogenous and High Pressure Grinding Technology.

The 2019 conference is the seventh in the series of Vancouver hosted conferences that started in 1989. We have a great new venue at the Marriott Parq Vancouver, with exceptional opportunities for networking and knowledge sharing.

This conference theme is (R)EVOLUTION, to reflect both incremental and step change improvements in SAG and HPGR technology.

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Authors / Presenters

The call for papers is now open. Authors are invited to submit abstracts on topics including:

  • Comminution Circuit Operation and Design
  • Geometallurgy and Ore Characterization
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Process Control
  • Mill drives and liners
  • Pre-Concentration
  • SAG Pre-Crushing

Papers and posters with an operational theme are encouraged, and researchers and equipment supplier authors are encouraged to co-author with an industry partner.

Sponsors & Exhibitors

As a distinctive and targeted conference, SAG 2019 provides a unique opportunity to gain visibility with industry insiders and operators alike. Our title sponsorship opportunities provide the chance to position your company as a lead supporter in mineral processing and moving the comminution industry forward. There are five levels of sponsorship: Platinum, Gold, Silver, Copper and Friend.

The conference will also host an exhibition for equipment and technology providers associated with SAG and HPGR.

You can learn more about sponsorship opportunities from our sponsorship and exhibitor brochure.


MEI Official media partner of SAG 2019


Throughout the history of the SAG Conference, we have provided delegates with high quality technical content through a single session technical program, and extensive networking opportunities. The conference is especially targeted at operations professionals.

Delegate and Author Registration is now open.
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The conference committee welcomes partners of presenters, exhibitors and delegates to enjoy the features of JW Marriott Parc Vancouver and our beautiful city. Closer to the conference, events information for partners will be posted.


Want to know more?

Registration for the conference is expected to open in mid 2018. In the meantime, please express interest by joining our mailing list below.