Energy and Mines

WHAT: Energy and Mines World Congress 
WHEN: 27-28 November 2017
WHERE: Toronto, Ontario
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The Ontario Mining Association is supporting this upcoming industry event focused on the challenges of carbon and energy in mining, which is attended by mine energy experts and alternative energy providers. 

This year's Energy and Mines World Congress (EMMC) features a session on how Canadian mines are responding to carbon pricing and the strategic role of carbon emissions in shaping energy innovation in mining. New federal funding opportunities for renewables deployment for mines will also be highlighted at the event, with a keynote presentation from NRCan.

OMA member companies have previously been included on the EMMC speaker list. This year, senior mining representatives from Barrick Gold, Goldcorp, B2Gold, IAMGOLD, Anglo American, Kinross Gold, ArcelorMittal, New Gold, AngloGold Ashanti, Teck Resources, Victoria Gold,  Erdene Resources, Commerce Resources, The World Bank, Fortune Minerals and Avalon Advanced Materials are among the 50+ speakers. 

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Mine water solutions 2018
WHAT: Mine Water Solutions Conference 2018 
WHEN: 12-15 June, 2018
WHERE: Vancouver, BC
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For the third time, the Mine Water Solutions organizing committee and the University of British Columbia are hosting this innovative conference to examine the societal, financial, business and technical impacts of a wide range of water related issues. The conference will provide experts with a forum for presentation and discussion about successful practices that enable responsible mining to be undertaken in challenging environments. The program includes field trips to near-by mining operations. 

WHAT: Resources for Future Generations (RFG 2018) Conference
WHEN:  June 16 -21, 2018 
WHERE: Vancouver Convention Center  
RFG 2018 is the first international conference focused on the resources that will be required for future generations. It will explore four vital themes: energy, minerals, water and the earth. Registration is now open. For more information, contact Lise Bujold at 514-939-2710 or registration@cim.org.  


Centre for Mining Excellence in Mining Innovation Lecture Series

The Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI) directs and coordinates step-change innovation in the areas of exploration, deep mining, integrated mine engineering, environment and sustainability for the metal mining industry. With a seasoned team of program directors, CEMI identifies, assesses and manages industry-focused applied research & development projects that extend from geology and engineering to the natural sciences.

Learn about upcoming lectures and other knowledge transfer events