Upcoming Chamber Member Events

 

Maximising CSR Strategies and How to Implement Them - Cape Town - coinciding with Mining Indaba

Wednesday February 8, 2017 - 7:00 am to 10:00 am

Heerengracht Room, Park Inn Foreshore Hotel
29 Heerengracht Room
Cape Town, South Africa

 

Join this interactive discussion by Global Affairs Canada with an array of leading practitioners and experts to debate Corporate Social Responsibility issues in Africa at the Cape Town Mining Indaba.  Click here for more information including the current list of panelists.

 

 

Is Africa ready for the upturn?  An open, interactive discussion on opportunities and critical issues in African mining

Sunday March 5, 2017,  8:30 am to 10:30 am
Radisson Hotel Admiral Toronto - Harbourfront
249 Queen's Quay West
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5J 2N5
t. 416.203.3333


Panelists for this interactive and lively debate by MineAfrica Inc. include senior partners from leading South African law firm Webber Wentzel, African Mining Ministers and mining industry leaders.

 

Click here for more information including online registration ($60 per person).

 

 

Understanding the Mining Industry From A to Z

Thursday March 2, 2017 to Saturday March 4, 2017  8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Radisson Hotel Admiral Toronto - Harbourfront
249 Queen's Quay West
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5J 2N5

 

Join the more than 150 participants who have mastered the mining industry by taking this acclaimed 3-day course "Understanding the Mining Industry From A to Z". Chamber members are entitled to a 20% discount for this modern and interactive course provides you with an overview on all aspects of mining and financing including:


Day 1 - Introduction to Mining (mine life stages, exploration, mining studies, the mining process, design and planning, quantification and interpretation, extraction and processing, rehabilitation)

Day 2 - The Economics of Mining (operations into economics, exploration expenditure, determining capital requirements, mining equipment options, economic evaluation)

Day 3 - Financing and Deal-making (raising funds and financial instruments, equity investments, debt and project finance, joint ventures, marketing and off-take agreements, technical report and media release interpretation)

Your class leader is Dr. Willem Smuts, a geologist with a Masters degree in sedimentology from the University of Port Elizabeth and a Ph.D. from Pretoria University, who has authored over 79 scientific and technical papers, edited several leading mining magazines, and has been delivering hands-on mining courses for companies and individuals around the globe.

 

Chamber members can register for this 3-day course for C$2,350 versus the regular rate of C$2,950. 
Contact Wayne Floreani to receive the online registration discount code.  Click here for more information including online registration.

 

 

International Security for Miners: Are you prepared to manage and respond to a kidnapping and ransom, security, travel or terrorism event?

Wednesday March 8, 2017,  1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Radisson Hotel Admiral Toronto - Harbourfront
249 Queen's Quay West
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5J 2N5

 

The Chamber is pleased to be a partner in MineAfrica's half-day course on International Security for Miners: Are you prepared to manage and respond to a kidnapping and ransom, security, travel or terrorism event?

Natural resources companies, suppliers, service providers and travelers abroad have increasingly become targets for kidnapping, bribery, terrorist acts, vandalism and theft. A proactive, planned approach to preventing and dealing with these threats has become an absolute necessity. This practical, hands-on, interactive one-day course led by international security expert Alan Bell of Globe Risk International, will provide you with an overview on assessing security threats, developing a corporate crisis management plan and how to respond.


Chamber members can register for the one-day course at the reduced rate of C$315 (versus the regular rate of C$395).  Contact Wayne Floreani to receive the online registration discount code.
  Click here for more information including online registration.

 

 

Medicine for Miners: Travel and Occupational Health Workshop

Wednesday March 8, 2017,  8:30 am to 10:00 am AND again from 10:30 am to 12:00pm

Radisson Hotel Admiral Toronto - Harbourfront
249 Queen's Quay West
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5J 2N5

 

Chamber members can attend this workshop at no charge.  People are your most important assets and protecting them when travelling to, or working in, medically challenged regions is life and reputation saving.  This 90 minute workshop (offered twice on March 8) will provide you with a concise overview on the basics and principles of travel

and occupational health in developing and tropical countries, the major medical, legal and logistical risks facing you and your employees, and how to proactively deal with these risks in a cost-effective manner.

 

Register online at no charge for the 8:30 am to 10:00 am workshop.

Register online at no charge for the 10:30 am to 12:00 pm workshop.