The District of Mackenzie would like to send a huge "shout out" to all of those that participated and helped to make this event such an incredible success. Thanks to our our sponsors, our speakers, the delegates, and our incredible team of volunteers we were able to host a super event that had something for everyone. Speaker sessions and workshops, student involvement, tradeshow, social events and outstanding sponsor participation....all of these elements were key to a great event!
We are pleased to provide you biographies of our speakers, as well as with copies of the following presentations: Please note that some of the files are quite large, and make take some time to download.
Regional Geologists talk: Jeff Kyba, Regional Geologist; Paul Jago, Regional Geologist.
AMEBC and MABC updates with Gavin Dirom, CEO Association Mineral Exploration BC and Bryan Cox, VP Corporate Affairs Mining Association of BC
Industry Training Authority Update - Walter Sorokovsky, ITA
Geoscience BC update - Andrea Clifford, Geoscience BC
Mount Polley update - 'Lyn Anglin, Imperial Metals
Taseko Aley - Tom Broddy, Taseko Mines
Serengeti Resources - David Moore, CEO Serengeti
Kiska Metals - Kelly Franz
New Gold Blackwater - Tim Bekhuys, Environmental and Social Responsibility Specialist
Aurico Mines - Susan Craig
Mt. Milligan - Ian Berzins
Red Chris Mine - Steve Robertson
Brad Horne, Paul Mitchell Banks and Eric Young, AMEC Foster Wheeler
UAV' in Data Collection, John Rankin and Christina Tennant
Safety and Exploration
Cultural Workshop with McLeod Lake Indian Band
Minister of Mines Bill Bennett