Three upcoming CIM Distinguished Lectures not to be missed


DL Ken Thomas tackles use, demand and supply of rare earth elements

Ken Thomas formal headshot

Join CIM Distinguished Lecturer Ken Thomas on Nov. 20, 2014, for the Canadian Mineral Processors (CMP) Manitoba/Saskatchewan Regional Conference at the Delta Bessborough Hotel, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, where he will present Rare Earth Elements (REE’s) Uses, Demand & Supply. Later that evening, Thomas will speak at CIM Saskatoon Mineral Processing Night at the Sheraton Cavalier about Cost Escalation and Mining Projects – 2002 to 2013.

CIM Distinguished Lecturer Series – a collaboration between CMP MB/SK and CIM Saskatoon
Nov. 20, 2014 – CMP MB/SK - 1 p.m. / CIM Saskatoon - 8 p.m.

DL Joseph Ringwald reviews CSR origins, use and future


Join CIM Distinguished Lecturer Joseph Ringwald on Nov. 19, 2014, at the Coast High Country Inn, Whitehorse, Yukon. Ringwald’s presentation reviews Corporate Social Responsibility from origins to application and possible futures. His presentation, an abridged version of the seminar presented at the Ninth Risk Mitigation and CSR Seminar, is from the perspective of a mining industry practitioner involved in the development and application of CSR principles.

CIM Distinguished Lecturer Series – CIM Whitehorse Branch
Nov. 19, 2014 - 2 p.m.

DL Janice Zinck spotlights green mining


Join CIM Distinguished Lecturer Janice Zinck on Nov. 19, 2014, at Université du Québec en Abitibi Témiscamingue, Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec. At this event, she will highlight advances in green mining and opportunities for greening the industry with a focus on a resource extraction, processing, decommissioning and closure.

CIM Distinguished Lecturer Series – CIM Rouyn-Noranda Branch
Nov. 19, 2014 - 7 p.m.