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Programming

If you would like to access our mobile app please follow this link.   Please note that all sessions will be held at the Recreation Centre in Chetwynd unless otherwise indicated.   

For downloadable copies of the agenda for each day, please follow the link adjacent to the date.  

Wednesday May 22, 2019   - final agenda for Wednesday 

Preconference sessions are planned throughout the day. The muster point for all sessions is  at the Registration Desk at the Recreation Centre.

Choose from the following:

Please go to the "pre-conference session" page for more information on each of these options.  

Join us for our Opening Reception with local entertainment and refreshments at our Spirit Park from 6pm - 10pm.  

Entertainers include local drummers, Harley Davis, Hill Billy Mafia, and Highway 29

Thursday May 23, 2019 - final agenda for Thursday 

 7:30 - 8:30 Breakfast at the tradeshow

8:30 - 8:45 - Opening remarks with representatives from the District of Chetwynd, Peace River Regional District, West Moberly First Nation, Saulteau First Nation,  and Minerals North Conference Association  

8:45 - 9:45  The importance of Mining in Northern BC - What's New and What's News

9:45 - 10:30  Panel Speakers and Presentations 

10:30 - 11:00 Refreshment Break and Energy Booster

11:00 - 11:30  Ministry Update 

11:30 - 12:00 The Importance of Mining in Northern BC": Innovative Earth Science Research for all British Columbians

12:00 - 1:00  Luncheon with keynote speaker Ellis Ross, MLA

​1:00 - 2:00  Updates from Exploration Companies 

2:00 - 2:15 Update from Exploration Companies 

2:15 - 3:00  Optimizing Fish Habitat - Offsetting Plans for Streamlined Project Approval in Northern Canada 

Surface Water and Groundwater Interactions – the most important, and least understood component of hydrogeological investigations for protection of aquatic and terrestrial habitat

3:00 - 3:30  Education and Training 

3:30 - 4:00  Refreshment Break and Energy Booster at the Tradeshow 

4:00 - 5:00  Breakout sessions  

Camp Services - Medical/Environmental Strategies  (Cottonwood Hall)  

Tailings Management in Western Canada (Tamarak Hall)  

Environment and Geoscience 

Minerals North Hosting workshop

6:30 - Midnight:  Banquet with entertainment by Fired Up Duelling Pianos - Conference Hall

Friday May 24, 2019 - final agenda for Friday  

7:30 - 9:00 Breakfast at the tradeshow 

9:00 - 11:00  Tradeshow is open to delegates, students and the general public 

9:00 - 10:30  Mining Updates

 10:30 - 11:00 Refreshment Break and Energy Booster at the Tradeshow 

11:00 - 11:45 Transportation 

Noon - 2pm  Closing Lunch 

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