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2013-05-17$5.1M NSERC grant to fund collaborative research project

On May 14, Gary Goodyear, Canada’s minister of state for science and technology, announced that the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) presented the collaborative, nationwide research initiative, dubbed the “Footprints project,” with a $5.1-million grant – the largest ever awarded to date. The project will pool resources from industry, academia and government to develop new tools for remotely sensing and assessing mineral deposits far below the surface based on their subtle signals, or footprints.


2013-05-16Management and Finance Day spurs discussion of project risks and capital costs

Experts at the fifth annual Management and Finance Day, held on May during the 2013 CIM Convention in Toronto, addressed complex and overlooked issues, and provided helpful advice to developers who can sometimes be caught unaware. The event, organized by CIM’s Management and Economics Society (MES), brought together mining professionals from a range of disciplines, including engineering and business, to discuss finance issues the industry faces.


2013-05-09Minister Tony Clement pledges support to industry at CIM 2013 Convention plenary address

Hon. Tony Clement, president of the Treasury Board and minister for the Federal Economic Initiative for Northern Ontario (FedNor), pledged his support in developing the Ring of Fire in an opening address at the CIM 2013 Convention plenary, held Monday May 6 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Read more to find out about Clement's priorities for the year to come.


2013-05-08Diversity of opinions at Women in Mining forum

More than 100 participants engaged in this year’s thought-provoking Women in Mining forum. Discussions touched on female employment gaps in mining, specifically in non-traditional and senior management roles, along with company strategies for encouraging and increasing diversity and a philosophical and sociological dissection of gender. Read on for event highlights.


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