ont resources forum

WHAT: Ontario Natural Resources Forum
WHEN: April 26-27, 2017
WHERE: Toronto, Ontario
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This unique conference brings together individuals from industry, academic institutions, communities and all levels of government to collaborate and explore ways to develop our resource sector, grow our economy and provide benefits to communities. Click here for program details.

Ontario Cap and Trade Forum
WHAT: The Ontario Cap and Trade Forum
WHEN: April 26-27, 2017
WHERE: Toronto, Ontario
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With the first auction launching this March 2017, industry participants are looking to understand the commercial liabilities and potential opportunities of Ontario's new cap and trade market. The Ontario Cap and Trade Forum will offer program participants timely and business-critical information for navigating market uncertainties and developing successful carbon strategies for the province.
By bringing together all the key stakeholders involved in cap and trade from industry, government, legal, and finance, the Forum will address key program concerns and outline best practices for managing carbon exposure, trading, and offsets as well as identifying potential business opportunities. Speakers will include representatives from Goldcorp and Glencore.

CIM Congress 2017

WHAT: 2017 CIM Convention 
WHEN:  April 30 - May 03, 2017
WHERE:  Palais de Congrès, Montreal
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The theme "New State of MINE" will drive topics of discussion at the 2017 CIM Convention. In addition to a rigorous technical program, mining will be examined through the lens of employment, innovation, leadership, management, and more. Over 6,000 mining industry professionals are expected to take in the events at the Palais des Congrès de Montréal. 

Submit your abstract by OCTOBER 31, 2016. For more information, contact Lise Bujold at 514-939-2710 or registration@cim.org.

spark the fire

WHAT: Spark the Fire - Realizing the Untapped Potential of Ontario's North 
WHEN: May 12, 2017

WHERE: North Bay, Ontario
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Join engineering, industry, government, academic, and First Nations leaders for an important discussion on the future of Ontario's north. On innovation, energy, infrastructure, environmental stewardship, and relations with First Nations Communities--our broad spectrum of presenters will be answering tough questions and charting the future development of Ontario's north.

Presented by the Ontario Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE) in cooperation with North Bay Mining WeekMIRARCO Mining Innovation, and Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEO) North Bay Chapter, proceeds from this event will be donated to a First Nations scholarship fund. Register now

TB Mining Day
WHAT: Mining Day
WHEN: June 3, 2017

WHERE: Thunder Bay, Ontario
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The 5th Annual Thunder Bay Mining Day is being held on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at Marina Park - view the handout. The Northwestern Ontario Prospectors Association (NWOPA), in conjunction with the Thunder Bay Community Economic Development Commission (CEDC), is once again hosting this high-energy event, which will include a wide variety of exciting demonstrations, interactive activities and mining/exploration exhibits. Partners from industry, government and academia work together to ensure the success of this public education event, which serves to raise awareness of the importance of the mining, exploration and the related supply and service industries in the northwestern Ontario economy and in our everyday lives. 

The event is free and open to everyone. Click here for the sponsorship/exhibit form

Memo 2017

WHAT: Maintenance, Engineering and Reliability / Mine Operators Conference
WHEN: September 24-26, 2017
WHERE: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
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The CIM Saskatoon Branch and the Geological Section of Saskatoon are joining forces with four CIM Societies to bring you the most complete technical program a MEMO conference can offer. Get the latest updates from Facebook.

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. Call for sessions 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