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Time Company / Organization Presenter Topic Synopsis
12:00pm -12:15pm DRILLSPEC Scott Clark - Co-Founder How Excel Is Killing Your Profitability In this presentation, see how very small startups are using data management to win and succeed with large accounts and how large companies are transforming their bottom line.
12:15pm - 12:30pm A-1 BLASTING MATS Kevin Fitzgerald - VP Global Sales Where is the Data in a Blasting MAT A-1 Blasting Mats will discuss how customized Blasting Mats for open pit, construction, military ordinance disposal, and resource access, as well as tracking your fleet can save lives, time and money.
12:30pm - 1:00pm WAUBETEK BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION - CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE FOR INDIGENOUS MINERAL DEVELOPMENT Dawn Madahbee Leach - General Manager Centre of Excellence for Indigenous Mineral Development/ Indigenous Mineral Development/ PowerPoint overview. Waubetek is proud of the development of the Centre of Excellence for Indigenous Mineral Development, the first of its kind in Canada & Internationally. With the goal of becoming the primary source of knowledge & resources, the Centre will develop, maintain & manage data or inventories of mineral exploration, development activities & training opportunities.
1:00pm - 1:15pm CENTRE FOR EXCELLENCE IN MINING INNOVATION Douglas Morrison - President & CEO The Progressive Mining Agenda - Mining Innovation & Climate Change Greater electrification of the economy is essential to reduce GHG in the atmosphere and producing the metals we need for a low-carbon economy at a lower price means transformative, disruptive change to the industry. High-priced metals cannot defeat low-priced carbon and the best and fastest source of the innovations we need are the SMEs in the Canadian Mining Service Sector.
1:15 pm - 1:30 pm MINING ENGAGEMENT CONFERENCE FOR ADVANCEMENT Lorelei Ratushniak - CEO Enhancing Productivity Through Employee Engagement Discover how to drive productivity in the workplace by inspiring employee collaboration and engagement in the mining industry. Learn about training programming being created to help accelerate the development of softskills competency.
1:30 pm -1:45 pm WIPWARE INC Andrew Palangio - Technical Specialist Emerging Technology With powerful cameras and excellent computing power, mobile smart devices have made the art of data collection and management easier and faster than ever before. Learn about the revolutionary new technology that is shaping the field in 2020.
1:45pm - 2:00pm CANADIAN SHIELD CONSULTANTS AGENCY INC. Gerry Dignard - CEO Project Advancement Strategies The obstacles of project advancement as it relates to onsite wastewater treatment, and strategies to alleviate the long permitting process with the regulatory authority.
2:00 pm - 2:15 pm NGEN Gillian Sheldon - Senior Program Manager Advancing Manufacturing: Answering Canada’s Manufacturing Challenge As Canada’s advanced manufacturing supercluster, NGen supports manufacturers with the adoption of new technologies and capabilities to drive advanced manufacturing in Canada.
2:15 pm - 2:30 pm DST CONSULTING ENGINEERS INC. Saad Al Katranji - Instrumentation Specialist Applications & Methods of Geotechnical Instrumentation Monitoring in Mining Industry Application of geotechnical instrumentation for dam and stockpile monitoring during construction and mining operations
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm CANADIAN COALITION FOR GOLD RESEVES Eric Chiasson - Founder & President Why Canada could Nationalize its Gold Mines and How to Prevent it Sharing a strategy on how Canada can nationalize its gold mines to replenish its gold holding and conduct business on the international scene.
2:45 pm - 3:00 pm BLUE HERON / ZHASHAGI Brad Cole - Project Manager the Zhashagi Process Discover the Zhashagi Process - an inclusive approach to consultation that is a “Create and contribute” model allowing for Indigenous Communities to have input into projects from an early stage.
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm DRILLCO COMMERCIAL LAUNCH David Jones / Sylvain Brisson COMMERCIAL LAUNCH of Clean Tech Modular Drilling System Join Drillco for an onsite commercial launch of their CleanTech Modular Drilling System!
4:15 pm - 4:45 pm NOMS Official Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Time Company / Organization Presenter Topic Synopsis
10:30 am - 10:45 am SYMBOTICWARE Kirk Petroski - President & CEO Delivering Safety Improvements Through New Advances in Vehicle Telemetry Safety Share! Transportation is now the leading cause of occupational fatalities in the mining industry. Learn how new applications from vehicle telemetry systems are having an impact on the safe operation of mobile equipment.
10:45 am - 11:00 am IRING INC. Troy Williams - Vice President of Software Development Advanced Fragmentation Prediction to Reduce or Eliminate Crushing Learn how how targeting a specific fragmentation distribution is crucial in preventing secondary blasting as well as reducing costly remediation efforts in the downstream processes.
11:00 am - 11:15 am DELTION INNOVATIONS LTD. Dale Boucher - CEO Solutions for Mining by Leveraging Space-Based Technologies The Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan recommends leveraging space-based technologies to improve efficiency and develop solutions for mining in deep, remote and extreme environments.
11:15 am - 11:30 am NORCAT Don Duval - CEO Leveraging Learning Technology To Create A Safe Workplace Leveraging AR, VR, simulation, and in-the-field portable technology, people are learning in an experiential environment either independently or in teams, even when they’re not in the same location. Young workers embrace learning technology and become rapidly engaged, retain more information and are more competent in their capabilities.
11:30 am- 11:45 am CAMBRIAN COLLEGE Stephen Gravel - Manager, Centre for Smart Mining (CSM), Applied Research Cambrian's New Technology Access Centre: The Centre for Smart Mining Learn how the Centre aims to de-risk and demystify new technologies by providing access to innovative and highly skilled research teams, specialized product development and testing equipment, and custom upskilling and training resources.
11:45 am - 12:00 pm EXPORT DEVELOPMENT CANADA (EDC) Isaac Sider-Echenberg - Associate, Global Trade Group, Building Business Connections and Accelerating International Growth with Export Development Canada Learn about EDC’s Business Connection Program, and how we work to introduce Canadian exporters to leading global companies interested in working with Canadian expertise and innovation.
12:00pm -12:15pm NATURAL SCIENCES AND ENGINEERING RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA (NSERC) John Jackson - Research and Innovation Development Officer The Alliance Grant Learn about a brand-new funding opportunity for scientific research collaborations with Canadian universities.
12:15pm - 12:30pm MINE SAFETY SOLUTIONS & CANADORE COLLEGE Anthony Gillin - President, MSS Amy McKillip - Manager, Northern College Innovation Hub" MSS Full Protection Glove MSS aims to significantly decrease the number of workplace injuries by creating innovative safety products. Join us to learn how an accident in the mine resulted in the innovation and creation of their full protection glove that also allows for full dexterity!
12:30pm - 1:00pm NSS CANADA Bruno Lalonde - CEO Embracing New Solutions for Growth in the North Since the initial commercialization of MOSS, NSS continues to expand enabling more innovative engineering solutions for the underground that will increase safety, accuracy and efficiency. With Glencore, Vale, Newmont, Barrick and NAP all adapting to the MOSS technology on their sites, NSS has expanded organically and has gained the interest and since become a strategic partner of Hexagon Mining.
1:00pm - 1:15pm REVOLUTION MINING SOFTWARE Lorrie Fava - President Strategic Mine Planning with SOT This presentation will give an overview of the value proposition for SOT (Schedule Optimization Tool), which is software for the optimization of long-range mine plans.
1:15 pm - 1:30 pm NORGALV Noam Sugarman - Commercial Manager World Class Galvanizing: A First for (Northern) Ontario An overview of Norgalv and the state of the art hot dip galvanizer that they are currently building in North Bay.
1:30 pm -1:45 pm SPECTRUM TELECOM GROUP LTD Brendan Armstrong - Account Executive - Prontoforms Replace Paper in the Field with ProntoForms - interview & Demo We will show how mobilizing can improve processes and streamline workflows in the field. Create, deploy and maintain mobile forms—no coding required. Discover the advantage of impactful capabilities like offline capability, photo-taking, and audio capture.
1:45pm - 2:00pm NORCAT Trina Pharand - Director of Advisory Services Mind the Gap - Skills Training for the Future Learn how to create an agile training and development plan, linking HR strategy with operational execution.
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm STARDUST TECHNOLOGIES Jason Michaud - CEO The future of mine training is here! A lack of attention can cost lives and millions of dollars to the industry, when workers are not fully aware of their environment, accidents happen. Discover the future of training through haptic and virtual reality, to minimize accidents.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm MAESTRO DIGITAL MINE Moderated by the host of TVO’s The Agenda, Steve Paikin Panelists: Derek du Preez, Chief Technology Officer, Trevali; Matthew Curtis, Senior Technology Manager, Newmont; Chris Burgess, Director Innovation & Transformation, Yamana Gold; and Anthony Downs, Digital Leader, Vale" Panel - Communication Infrastructure: Building the Digital Highway to Connectivity Underground Join Panelists from Mining Companies leading the Digital Transformation as they discuss the applications that are driving the need for connectivity to improve production, reduce costs and enable worker safety. Determine what technology solutions are best suited for what specific challenge underground. Bridging the gap between OT and IT to better integrate technology in operating mines.
4:00 pm - 4:30pm SAMSSA Ricky Lemieux - President Launch of new SAMSSA Brand Join us for the official launch of SAMSSA's new brand and learn how the organization plans to expand its services to meet the needs of their members from across Northern Ontario.
Time Company / Organization Presenter Topic Synopsis
10:30 am - 10:45 am SHYFTinc Trang Tran-Valade - Founding President Announcement: AVIN funds connected freight solution AVIN funds a connected, mobile inventory management system for safe & secure delivery of mining materials – Nearly $1M investment by Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade
10:45 am - 11:00 am SCIENCE NORTH Stephanie Deschenes - Senior Manager, Learning & Development Northern Leadership Program Learn how this transformational experience combines leadership training, community engagement, executive coaching, individual assessments, mentorship and action learning through peer group projects.
11:00 am - 12:00 pm SAMSSA Moderator: Roy Slack - President Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy & Petroleum / Director Cementation Americas Panelists: Chief Jason Gauthier- Missanabie Cree First Nation; Eric Kohtakangas - Executive Vice President Growth & Acquisitions, Cementation Canada; Brad Gregorini - President NORPRO; Stacey Cress - Mining Project Manager, Waubetek Business Development Corporation Panel -Understanding Impact Benefit Agreements and Indigenous Joint Ventures / LOI Signing between Laurentian University and the Centre for Excellence for Indigenous Mineral Development Join SAMSSA and partners to learn more about Impact Benefit Agreements and how a joint venture with an Indigenous owned bompany can work for your firm.
12:00 pm - 12:15 pm TIMBERLAND EQUIPMENT-MARCOTTE MINING Jeff Portelance - Director of Business Development Timberland Equipment 2020 and beyond / EV Series Trucks + Mine Rescue Hoits / Slideshow-presented Introducing the amalgamation of Marcotte Mining with Timberland Equipment. Discover the new Battery Electric truck built by Marcotte and the new Mine Rescue pods developed by the team at Timberland.
12:30 pm - 12:45 pm YUKON FIRST NATIONS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Albert Drapeau - Executive Director Introduction to Yukon First Nation Chamber of Commerce Organized as a representative body of business organizations the Yokon First Nation Chamber of Commerce represents the interests of the private sector and is involved in promotion of socio-economic development of Yukon through private sector led economic growth.
12:45 pm - 1:00 pm NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (IRAP) Michel Mirota - Industrial Technology Advisor Industrial Research Assistance Program Discover how we can help your small or medium-sized business drive growth through innovation and technology.
1:00pm - 1:45 pm NORCAT Jason Bubba - Director of Training & Development World Premier of the NORCAT / Vale Virtual Reality Pre-Op Inspection Training Program NORCAT and Vale - Learning and Development, will be unveiling for the first time at the NOMS Pavilion a leading-edge virtual reality system which will place learners in a virtual Vale mine to perform pre-operational inspections on various mining equipment. Audience members will see the training in action followed by an opportunity to become immersed in the VR world first hand!
1:45 pm - 2:00 pm CENTRE FOR EXCELLENCE IN MINING INNOVATION Charles Nyabeze - Vice-President Business Development and Commercialization Crush It! Commercialization Support Services CEMI is delivering commercialization support services to the Canadian mineral processing ecosystem. As a result of a 28 company engagement, CEMI has identified and will present the 7 common areas of focus to accelerate the commercialization of innovations that are coming out of the small to the medium-sized sector.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm WOMEN ON THE MOVE "Moderator: Heather Gamble - The Artemis Project by Women on the Move Panelists: : Kari Lentowicz, Diamonds in the Rough; Alicia Woods, Covergalls; Stephanie McGuinness, ITL Drilling" Women on the Move Panel: Cultivating Gender Diversity & Inclusion in the Mining & Metals Industry Join our all-women industry expert panel as they discuss innovative methods on culitvating gender diversity and inclusivity in the workplace through new approaches to safety, PPE and workplace design. Also hear from Kari Lentowicz as she shares her experience with Diamonds in the Rough, the first ever all-female Mine Rescue Team.
3:00 pm - 3:15 pm DRILLCO David Jones - Business Development Officer Drillco Clean-tech Modular Drilling System Drillco has commercialized the diamond core drilling industry's first clean-tech modular drilling system capable of performing work in 3 standard applications - surface, underground and fly. Clean-tech, advanced technology and deep industry knowledge helped create a system that provides drilling contractors and mines with benefits of maximum flexibility, high productivity, financial savings and environmental responsibility.
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm DET'ON CHO CORPORATION Paul Gruner - President and CEO An introduction to Det’on Cho corporation Det’on Cho corporation, a progressive Indigenous corporation operating in the resource sector of NWT is the investment arm of the Yellowknives Dene First Nations located in the community of Ndilo. Recently celebrating its 30th anniversary, Det’on Cho is one of the largest private employers in the Territory offering a diverse set of services to the resource sector and beyond.
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm TEMISKAMING TESTING LABORATORIES Matthew Halliday - VP Exploration Temiskaming Testing Laboratories, a story of vertical integration in the Cobalt Camp Future plans for assaying, bulk processing, and bullion pouring in Northern Ontario's Silver-Cobalt District. The Temiskaming Testing Laboratories under new ownership is on a path for excellence in serving the metals mining industry.