Presentations from the 2010 Nunavut Mining Symposium are now available online. Please note that not all presentations are available. If there is anything in particular you are looking for, please contact us for further information.
The 2010 Nunavut Mining Symposium was held from April 13 – 15, 2010 in Iqaluit, Nunavut. The 2011 Nunavut Mining Symposium was held from April 5-7, 2011 in Iqaluit, Nunavut. Record number of delegates attended the 14th annual event with just under 450 delegates. A complete listing of attendees is available HERE.
Patricia Mohr, Vice-President, Economics and Commodity Market Specialist, The Scotiabank Group
Nicole Jauvin, Deputy Minister, and Hagar Idlout-Sudlovenick, Nunavut Regional Director, CanNor
Patrick O’Neill, Director and Anna North, Mineral Rights Specialist, Mineral Resources Directorate, Northern Affairs Organization, INAC
From the Ground Up: The Path to Production
Session Chairs: Karen Costello and Eric Prosh
Chris Hanks, Manager, Regulatory Affairs, Newmont Canada Inc.
Greg Missal, Vice President Corporate Affairs, Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation
John Kearney, President, NWT & Nunavut Chamber of Mines
Exploration and Geoscience Project Updates
Session Chairs: Doug Cater and Linda Ham
Donald James, Chief Geologist, C-NGO
David Corrigan and Tommy Tremblay, Quaternary Geoscientists, Geological Survey of Canada/C-NGO
Andrew Mitchell, Project Manager, MMG Resources
Mary Sanborn-Barrie, Research Scientist, Geological Survey of Canada
Karen Costello, District Geologist, INAC
Rick Mazur, President, Forum Uranium Corp.
John Gingerich, President & CEO, Advanced Explorations Inc.
Gordon Davidson, General Manager, Projects, Commander Resources
Geology and Genesis of Key Nunavut Deposits
Session Chairs: Donald James and Linda Ham
Charles Jefferson, Research Scientist, Geological Survey of Canada
Rebecca Hunter, Project Geologist and Gerard Zaluski, District Geologist, Cameco Corporation
Peter Wollenberg, Director Exploration, AREVA Resources Canada Inc.
Thomas Iannelli, Principal Geologist, Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation
Tony Walsh, President/CEO, and John Wakeford, Senior Vice‑President, Corporate Development, Sabina Gold & Silver
Bruno Perron, Geology Superintendent, Meadowbank Division, Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd.
Business Development in the Mining Economy
Facilitator: Robert Connelly, Manager, Community Economic Development, Kivalliq Office, Economic Development & Transportation, GN
François Picotte, Senior Economist, Economic Development & Transportation, GN
John Main, Community Economic Development Officer, Arviat and Colin Saunders, Community Economic Development Officer, Pond Inlet
David Ningeongan, President & General Manager, Kivalliq Expediting and Storage Inc. and Harry Flaherty, President, Qikiqtaaluk Corporation
Rick Meyers, VP Diamond Affairs, Mining Association of Canada
Laura MacKenzie, Kivalliq Director, Community Operations, Beatrice Bernhardt, Kitikmeot Director, Community Operations, and Rhoda Katsak, Qikiqtaaluk Director, Community Operations, Economic Development & Transportation, GN
Community Involvement, Trades Training and Education
Session Chairs: Michael Shouldice and Natalie Griller
Heidi Swanson, Consultant, Swanson Environment and Education
Steve Parent, Community Relations Coordinator, Agnico‑Eagle Mines Ltd.
Doug Brubacher, Consultant
David Farrow, Senior Geologist, Golder Associates Ltd.
Ryan Barry, Director, Technical Services, NIRB
Dave Bradley, Tangmaarvik Inland Camp Services and Elisapee Karetak, Mine Training Coordinator, Economic Development & Transportation, GN
Hans Hinrichsen, Manager, Greenland Mine and Contracting School
Michael Shouldice, Dean – Kivalliq Campus, NAC
Enhancing the Northern Explorationists’ Toolkit
Session Chairs: Doug Cater and Eric Prosh
David Coulter, Consulting Geologist, Overhill Imaging and Cartography
Helen McLaughlin, Vice-President, PhotoSat Information Ltd.
Bill Krasnozon and Ryan McEachern, Boart Longyear Drilling
Brent Mawdsley, Marketing Manager, Western Canada, ALS Chemex
Murray Cumbers and Michael Ward, NorthwesTel
Scott MacRae, Regional Engineer, Atlantic Industries Ltd.
Regulatory Improvement and Initiatives
Session Chairs: Leslie Payette, Spencer Dewar and Greg Missal
Steve Traynor, Director RPP, NRE, NAO, INAC (Resource Policy and Programs Directorate, Natural Resources and Environment Branch, Northern Affairs Office)
Adrian Boyd, Director Policy and Sharon Ehaloak, Executive Director, Nunavut Planning Commission
Stephanie Autut, Executive Director, Nunavut Impact Review Board and Dionne Filiatrault, Executive Director, Nunavut Water Board
Seth Reinhart, Regional Socio-Economic Analyst, Indian and Northern Affairs Canada and Guy d’Argencourt, Claims Implementation Manager, GN
Mitch Campbell, Wildlife Biologist, GN
Allison Rippin Armstrong, Starfield Resources
Kate Hearn, Director General, Northern Major Projects Office, Canadian Economic Development Agency (CanNor)