The focus of the branch is to bring a higher level of understanding of the minerals industry to the region, and to promote mining to the next generation of industry leaders. To achieve this, the branch is involved in a number of educational initiatives with all levels of education including regional post secondary institutions specializing in the minerals industry. Of note is the annual Mining Teachers Tour.
Tour #1: Tuesday July 5th to Friday July 8th, 2016
Tour #2: Monday August 8th to Friday August 12th, 2016
General Membership meetings (open to public) are scheduled on a regularly basis, are informal with a start time of 12:00 p.m.(door opens at 11:30 a.m.) at the Davedi Club on Airport Road, which allow for some socializing prior to the invited speaker's presentation. Members take advantage of the meetings in a relaxed atmosphere to network and make new connections within the industry. The branch strives to present top level speakers, delivering topic of interest to the region.
Cost to attend General Membership meetings, which includes lunch, is:
CIM Northen Gateway Branch
c/o 200 McIntyre St. East, 6th Floor
P.O. Box 360
North Bay, ON P1B 8H8