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Programming

The agenda for Minerals North 2019 is currently under development, and times are subject to change.  This page will be updated as plans are confirmed.  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.  

Wednesday May 22, 2019 

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.  

Thursday May 23, 2019

7:30 - 8:30 Breakfast at the tradeshow

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

8:45 - 9:15  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 - 11:20  The Importance of Mining in Northern BC": Innovative Earth Science Research for all British Columbians

​11:20 - 12:30  Updates from Exploration Companies 

12:30 - 1:30  Luncheon with keynote speaker Ellis Ross, MLA

1:30 - 2:30 Update from Exploration Companies (continued) 

2:30 - 3:00  Education 

3:00 - 3:30  Refreshment Break at the tradeshow

3:30 - 4:30  Breakout sessions  

Camp Services - Medical/Environmental Strategies for Services  (Cottonwood Hall)  

Tailings, Dams and Management  (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

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 at the Tradeshow 

11:00 - 11:40 Transportation 

11:40 - 12 noon - Reclamation and Greenhouse

Noon - 2pm  Closing Lunch 

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