Come See the Mine of the Future – October 23, 2017 – Toronto, Ontario

Building on the success of its inaugural conference, the Canadian Mining Symposium in London, England, in May of this year, The Northern Miner is launching its second one-day event titled Progressive Mine Forum. This event is free to attend for qualified delegates. Please apply to attend by emailing us at Complimentary food and cocktails will be served and the event will present a premium networking opportunity for all delegates.



Michelle Ash Chief Innovation Officer, Barrick GoldJohn Burzynski, CEO, Osisko MiningEwan Downie, President & CEO, Premier Gold Mines LimitedSteve Letwin, CEO, IamgoldMatt Manson, President and CEO, Stornoway Diamond CorporationRichard Spencer, President & Director, Aurania Resources Ltd.Eira Thomas, Founder and Director, Lucara Diamond Corporation

Ken Bocking, Principal - Mine Waste Division, Golder AssociatesSubo Chatterjee, Business Transformation Leader, PwC CanadaAndrew Cheatle, Executive Director, PDACLisa Davis, CEO, PearTree SecuritiesMichael A. Dehn, Management Consultant, Avanti Management & Consulting LimitedDavid Donato, President and Head of Banking, PearTree SecuritiesRobin Lee Fell, Director, Strategic Technology Solutions, Goldcorp Inc.Liam Fitzgerald, Partner and National Mining Leader, PwC CanadaKulvir Gill, Senior Principal, ClareoGeorge Hemingway, Partner & Innovation Practice Lead, Stratalis ConsultingStephane Leblanc, Managing Director, Rio Tinto Iron & Titanium - Energy & MineralsJoe Lombard, Global Managing Director - Metals, HatchDouglas Morrison, President & CEO, Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI)John Mullally, Director Government Relations and Energy, Goldcorp Canada Ltd.Larry Radford, Senior VP – Operations, Hecla Mining CompanyPavel Rahman, Data Scientist & Associate Partner, Cognitive & Advanced Analytics Solutions, IBM CanadaRon Sedran, Managing Director Equity Capital Markets, Canaccord GenuityWalter Siggelkow, President and Founder, HLS Hard-Line Solutions Inc.R. Mohan Srivastava, Vice President, TriStar GoldGordon Stothart COO, IamgoldNathan Stubina, Managing Director, McEwen MiningDavid Thomas, Partner and Managing Director, Resource Capital FundsCarl Weatherell, CEO, CMICSteve Woolfenden, Director - Environment, IAMGOLD Corporation


Live roundtable discussions will be complemented by real-time interaction with the audience via social media, as well as commentary from industry leaders. We are set to take the event forum to an entire new level of inter-activity.

Progressive Mine Forum - Live Round-Table Discussions

The event will also be the occasion for the launch of the PDAC’s 85th anniversary special edition publication. The Northern Miner’s leading industry reporters will examine what innovations the PDAC believe will be re-shaping the industry in the next 15 years and a live roundtable discussion will be borne out of those reports.

PDAC Celebrates its 85th Anniversary in 2017

Key Industry Pillars

3 Pillars of Progressive Mine Forum
The Progressive Mine Forum will be held at The Carlu’s Round Room in downtown Toronto. This innovative event will focus on bringing together service providers, mining company executives as well as students and young professionals to learn about and interact with the most cutting-edge innovations that are set to re-define the mining industry.



PearTree Securities
Rio Tinto

MacLean Engineering
Major Drilling

Mining.comWomen Who RockYoung Mining ProfessionalsRed Cloud Klondike Strike Inc.Canadian Mining Journal

Join us and help spur our industry forward with the most innovative ideas, processes and technologies available to mining companies today.

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