Technical Program Live Schedule

Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
  Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day
                  Monday, May 12

Global Dimensions of Mining
Room 115
Monday, May 12

Innovations
Room 118
Monday, May 12

Harnessing our Diverse World
Room 110
Monday, May 12

Construction to Production
Room 117
Monday, May 12

Managing Operations from Mine to Mill
Room 119
Monday, May 12

Rock Engineering & Mine Design
Room 121
Monday, May 12

Ethics in Mining Symposium
Room 109
Monday, May 12

Management and Finance Day
Room 117
                  Track Chair: Wes Carson Track Chair: André  (Andy) Lemay Track Chairs: Patty Moore & Christy Smith Track Chair: Tim Watson Track Chair: Jo-Anne Boucher Track Chairs: André  (Andy) Lemay & Denis Thibodeau Track Chair: Wesley Cragg Track Chairs: Lawrence D. Smith & Jane Spooner
                09:00 - 12:00 Plenary Session Plenary Session Plenary Session Plenary Session Plenary Session Plenary Session Plenary Session Plenary Session
                12:00 - 13:30 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
                14:00 - 16:20 Global Projects Update
Session Chair: Mike Petrina
Transforming the Mining Industry through Innovations
Session Chairs: Carl Weatherell & Janice Zinck
Mining for Accountants, Bankers, Brokers and Lawyers
Session Chairs: Carlos da Costa & Jessie Liu-Ernsting
Case Studies - Part 1
Session Chair: Rahul Lakhoté
Safety - Tools and Culture
Session Chair: Dick McIvor
Data Mining - An Integral Tool for Mine Design
Session Chair: Peter Golde
Mining, Ethics and the Challenge of Diverse Needs and Perspectives
Session Chair: Ben Bradshaw
 
                14:00 - 14:25 456: Kiaka Gold ProjectAuthor/Presenter: Victor King 14:00 - 14:25 461: The Future of MiningAuthor/Presenter: Mike MacFarlane 14:00 - 14:25 277: Canadian Trade in the Next Decade: A Two-Way StreetAuthor/Presenter: Peter Hall 14:00 - 14:25 141: The Reed Copper ProjectAuthors/Presenters: Brent Christensen & Steve Polegato 14:00 - 14:25 23: The Zero Index: A Strategic Approach to Safety for the Mining Industry Authors/Presenters: Bonnie Austin & Lisa Morley 14:00 - 14:25 361: Blast Vibration Prediction using a Flexible Scaling Law Derived using Artificial Neural Network TechniquesAuthors: Laeeque Daneshmend & Ajay Kumar JhaPresenter: Laeeque Daneshmend 14:00 - 14:25 312: Mining within the Context of a “Preferential Option for the Poor”Author/Presenter: Jim Cooney  
                14:25 - 14:50 485: The Côté Gold Project, Closing the Loop on Water ManagementAuthors/Presenters: Steve Woolfenden & Steven Woolfenden 14:25 - 14:50 471: Seeking Solutions to Environmental Challenges for the Mining Industry: Problem DefinitionAuthors: Mark Thorpe & Mohammed AliPresenter: Mark Thorpe 14:25 - 14:50 278: Future of the US Dollar as a Reserve CurrencyAuthors/Presenters: Bluford Putnam & Bluford (Blu) Putnam 14:25 - 14:50 175: Capital Optimization – or How to Cut CapEx by 15-30% Without Sacrificing NPVAuthors/Presenters: Ross Middleton & Thomas Vogt 14:25 - 14:50 26: Smarter SafetyAuthor/Presenter: David Carter 14:25 - 14:50 120: Open Pit Mine Optimization: A Practical Approach to Incorporate Market UncertaintyAuthor/Presenter: Sabry Hafez 14:25 - 14:50 317: Human rights, ethics and corporate social responsibility – the past present and futureAuthors: Simon David Handelsman & Marcello VeigaPresenter: Simon David Handelsman  
                14:50 - 15:15 457: Asmara Project, EritreaAuthor/Presenter: Scott Ansell 14:50 - 15:15 215: Network communications and ICT as basis for safety and efficiency of optimized underground operationsAuthor/Presenter: Christoph Mueller 14:50 - 15:15 454: Alternative financing in troubled times: A lawyer's perspectiveAuthor/Presenter: Michael Pickersgill 14:50 - 15:15 193: A Case Study on Dust Abatement for Mining ProjectsAuthors: Chris Dechkoff, Abdul Elkadri, Tony Manzi & Alex McPhersonPresenters: Chris Dechkoff, Abdul Elkadri & Tony Manzi 14:50 - 15:15 325: APPLICATION OF BOWTIE ANALYSIS IN ASSESSING THE RISK OF MAJOR HAZARDS IN THE MINING INDUSTRYAuthors: P. J. Foster & Glenn LylePresenter: Glenn Lyle 14:50 - 15:15 394: Making Mines Safer through Innovative Approaches to Monitoring AND Modifying Rockmass Behaviour during ExtractionAuthor/Presenter: Damien John Duff 14:50 - 15:15 (to be confirmed)  
                15:15 - 15:30 Break Break Break Break Break Break Break Break
                15:30 - 15:55 458: Escobal mine, GuatemalaAuthor/Presenter: Brian Brodsky 15:30 - 15:55 439: Innovation in Canada's Emerging Rare Earth SectorAuthor/Presenter: Ian M London 15:30 - 15:55 478: CIMVal - An UpdateAuthor/Presenter: Eden M. Oliver 15:30 - 15:55 327: Five tactics for successful design and implementation of Constructed Wetlands for treatment of mine-impacted watersAuthors: Haakensen Monique, James W Castle, Vanessa Pittet & John H Rodgers, Jr.Presenter: Haakensen Monique 15:30 - 15:55 431: 7½ Things That You Can Do to Save Lives and Bring Value to an OrganizationAuthor/Presenter: Eldeen Pozniak 15:30 - 15:55 33: The mine as an open air factoryAuthors: Fraser John Rowe & Glenn KerkhoffPresenter: Glenn Kerkhoff 15:30 - 15:55 99: Social License to Operate – a new perspectiveAuthors/Presenters: Murray Lytle & Michael Hitch  
                15:55 - 16:20 465: ABSTRACT - KARMA GOLD PROJECT - TRUE GOLD MININGAuthor/Presenter: Dwayne Melrose 15:55 - 16:20 40: The mining supply chain of the futureAuthor/Presenter: Martin Provencher 15:55 - 16:20 292: Challenges for Chinese ValuatorsAuthor/Presenter: joe hinzer 15:55 - 16:20 83: Bagdad Mine Doubles Service Life of Cyclone Fittings in Test of New Fitting DesignAuthor/Presenter: Guye Ruprecht 15:55 - 16:20 404: “The Quest for Zero”Authors/Presenters: Rowdy Heiser & Ron Hughes 15:55 - 16:20 232: “Operations Data: A Hidden Gold Mine for Your Focus on Sustainability?”Authors/Presenters: Andrew Fanara & Lance Fountaine 15:55 - 16:20 313: Practical processes to develop ethical solutions in corporate-community conflicts.Authors: Yoseline Leunens, Martha Sañudo, Francis Schweigert & Sebastian SiegelePresenters: Yoseline Leunens, Martha Sañudo & Sebastian Siegele  
Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
Monday, May 12
Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
  Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day
                  Tuesday, May 13

Global Dimensions of Mining
Room 115
Tuesday, May 13

Innovations
Room 118
Tuesday, May 13

Harnessing our Diverse World
Room 110
Tuesday, May 13

Construction to Production
Room 117
Tuesday, May 13

Managing Operations from Mine to Mill
Room 119
Tuesday, May 13

Rock Engineering & Mine Design
Room 121
Tuesday, May 13

Ethics in Mining Symposium
Room 109
Tuesday, May 13

Management and Finance Day
Room 117
                  Track Chair: Wes Carson Track Chair: André  (Andy) Lemay Track Chairs: Patty Moore & Christy Smith Track Chair: Tim Watson Track Chair: Jo-Anne Boucher Track Chairs: André  (Andy) Lemay & Denis Thibodeau Track Chair: Wesley Cragg Track Chairs: Lawrence D. Smith & Jane Spooner
                08:30 - 10:10 Global Landscapes & Transparency
Session Chair: Alan Franklin
Innovation in Energy Minerals
Session Chairs: Brent Hilscher & Melanie Mackay
Diversity 101 - Part 1
Session Chair: Lana Eagle
Case Studies - Part 2
Session Chair: Rahul Lakhoté
Mining
Session Chair: Anoush Ebrahimi
Optimization in Resource or Prospect Assessment
Session Chair: Andrew A. Dasys
Building Equitable Partnerships
Session Chair: Jim Cooney
 
                08:30 - 08:55 474: This session is a panel discussion, click to view the panelistsAuthor/Presenter: Panel Discussion 08:30 - 08:55 401: Underground Milling of High-Grade Uranium OreAuthor/Presenter: Chuck Edwards 08:30 - 08:55 245: New Paradigms for Gender Diversity in the Mining SectorAuthor/Presenter: Courtnay Hughes 08:30 - 08:55 257: Wolverine Mine: Site-Specific Electro-Biochemical System Development to Meet Process Water Selenium and Other Treatment Discharge Targets - Bench to Full-ScaleAuthors: Ola Opara, Dennis Jack Adams, David Flather, Robin McCall, Aleksandra Ola Opara & Michael John PeoplesPresenters: Ola Opara & Dennis Jack Adams 08:30 - 08:55 142: Next Generation Mine Planning - Advanced Scientific Approach to Optimize the Extraction SequenceAuthors/Presenters: Daniel Spitty & James Balzary 08:30 - 08:55 236: A Practical Methodology for Optimizing Capital Investment Decisions Across a Portfolio of Mining AssetsAuthor/Presenter: James Burns 08:30 - 08:55 191: A GOLD MINE OF OPPORTUNITY: ABORIGINAL READINESS STRATEGYAuthor/Presenter: Edith Garneau  
                08:55 - 09:20 (to be confirmed) 08:55 - 09:20 293: Sustainable Heavy Minerals Production from Oil Sands TailingsAuthors: Kevin Moran & John OxenfordPresenter: Kevin Moran 08:55 - 09:20 373: Creating Value through long term Aboriginal PartnershipsAuthor/Presenter: Sean Willy 08:55 - 09:20 400: Excellence in Hoist Modernization ProjectAuthors: Bruno Castel & Richard PricePresenter: Richard Price 08:55 - 09:20 366: Modern Structural Geology in MiningAuthor/Presenter: Wayne Barnett 08:55 - 09:20 192: A Practical Approach to Rationalize Block Size for Resource Estimation and Open Pit Mine PlanningAuthor/Presenter: Greg Mosher 08:55 - 09:20 301: Ethical readiness for equitable partnershipsAuthor/Presenter: Candace Ramcharan  
                09:20 - 09:45 (to be confirmed) 09:20 - 09:45 129: Athabasca Bitumen Upgrading with Hydrodynamic CavitationAuthor/Presenter: Max Fomitchev-Zamilov 09:20 - 09:45 (to be confirmed) 09:20 - 09:45 387: The successful design and construction of a 8,000 tpd production hoisting facility using a large diameter raise bored shaftAuthors: Patrick Hudd, Richard Bartlett & Luc GuimondPresenters: Patrick Hudd & Luc Guimond 09:20 - 09:45 38: Weather & Production Analytics for Performance Improvement & Better PlanningAuthor/Presenter: Gregory Johnson 09:20 - 09:45 151: Multi-destination mine planning for poly-metallic mineral deposits Authors/Presenters: Mustafa Kumral & Yuksel Asli Sari 09:20 - 09:45 305: Shared Value: The Business Approach to Ethics in MiningAuthor/Presenter: Qasim Saddique  
                09:45 - 10:00 (to be confirmed) 09:45 - 10:00 186: Effects of organic liquids on coking properties of a high-inert Western Canadian coalAuthors: Louis Giroux, Maria E. Holuszko, Ross Leeder, Melanie Mackay, Tony MacPhee & KaWing NGPresenter: Ross Leeder 09:45 - 10:00 455: Cultural Diversity in Mining Authors/Presenters: Krista Maydew & Laurie Reemeyer 09:45 - 10:00 187: Engaging the Workforce to Achieve PerfectionAuthor/Presenter: Rob Gulbronson 09:45 - 10:00 34: Making Better Economic Mining DecisionsAuthors: Fraser John Rowe & Glenn KerkhoffPresenter: Glenn Kerkhoff 09:45 - 10:10 334: Using agent-based models to simulate political dynamics and pretest stakeholder engagement strategiesAuthors/Presenters: Robert Gordon Boutilier & Robert G. Boutilier 09:45 - 10:00 318: The Mismatch between Mineral Exploration and Community Engagement: Some Ethical Questions.Author/Presenter: Bardolf Paul  
                10:00 - 10:30 Break Break Break Break Break Break Break Break
                10:30 - 12:10 NGOs - Partners in Development
Session Chairs: Matthieu Asselin & Alan Franklin
Energy Management: A Strategic Opportunity
Session Chair: Gareth Clarke
Diversity 101 - Part 2
Session Chair: Lana Eagle
Developing in Non Mining Cultures
Session Chair: Barnard Y.C. Foo
Processing
Session Chair: Janice Zinck
Case studies in Rock Engineering Where is the Market Value for Ethical Performance?
Session Chair: Christie Stephenson
 
                10:30 - 10:55 476: This session is a panel discussion - click to view the panelistsAuthor/Presenter: Panel Discussion 10:30 - 10:55 341: Energy Management... it's all about the DoingAuthor/Presenter: Andrew Cooper 10:30 - 10:55 316: Harnessing resource wealth for inclusive and economic development in communities influenced by miningAuthors/Presenters: Suzette McFaul & Andre Xavier 10:30 - 10:55 297: The Cañariaco Copper Project - Mineral Exploration and Development within the Context of a Diverse and Complex Andean Community in Northern PeruAuthor/Presenter: James Armstrong 10:30 - 10:55 467: The Importance of Rigorous Metal Accounting in the Mineral IndustryAuthors: Donald Leroux, Luc Lachance, Simon Gariépy & Frédéric FlamentPresenter: Donald Leroux 10:30 - 10:55 161: Application of Numerical Modelling to predict Seismic Probability and Mitigate Associated Risks during the Craig Pillar Extraction at Morrison Mine, KGHM International. Authors: Kathy Kalenchuk, Matt Larose, Neil Milner, Dean Switzer & Julian WatsonPresenter: Kathy Kalenchuk 10:30 - 10:55 321: Capital and Reputational Risk Management through the Development and Permitting Curve in the Extractive SectorAuthor/Presenter: Karim Ramji  
                10:55 - 11:20 (to be confirmed) 10:55 - 11:20 358: Teck, Energy Management, and TSMAuthor/Presenter: Chris Adachi 10:55 - 11:20 363: Expanding Notions of Diversity: Opportunities Outside the Mine FenceAuthor/Presenter: Chris Anderson 10:55 - 11:20 337: CREATING A FOUNDATION OF SUPPORT FOR THE RESOURCE INDUSTRY THROUGH EDUCATION IN A NON-MINING CULTUREAuthors: Olivia Brown & Pujjuut KusugakPresenter: Olivia Brown 10:55 - 11:20 322: Investigation of utilisation of milling facilities in Ontario to minimize electricity costsAuthors: Michelle Levesque & Dean MillarPresenter: Michelle Levesque 10:55 - 11:20 233: Slope and Ground Stability monitoring in Open Pit and Underground mines with Advanced Radar Interferometry Authors: Marie-Josée Banwell, Alain Arnaud, Oscar Mora, Blanca Payàs & Emilio Amor HerreraPresenters: Marie-Josée Banwell & Alain Arnaud 10:55 - 11:20 197: Responsible Mining Standards at Work: Demonstrating Value to Stakeholders and InvestorsAuthors/Presenters: Jessica Bratty & Christopher Tucker  
                11:20 - 11:45 (to be confirmed) 11:20 - 11:45 350: An Energy Benchmarking Model for Mineral ComminutionAuthors/Presenters: Bern Klein & Stefan Nadolski 11:20 - 11:45 339: The Business Case for DiversityAuthor/Presenter: Cassandra Alexis Dorrington 11:20 - 11:45 402: Developing in Non Mining CulturesAuthor/Presenter: Frazer Bourchier 11:20 - 11:45 208: RME Mill Reline Director - Large Mill Reline OptimisationAuthor/Presenter: Alan John Russell 11:20 - 11:45 253: A numerical analyses of two adjacent backfilled stopesAuthor/Presenter: Nooshin Falaknaz 11:20 - 11:45 300: Corporate Sustainability Reporting and the Mining IndustryAuthor/Presenter: Si Hao  
                11:45 - 12:00 (to be confirmed) 11:45 - 12:00 331: Strategic Energy Management in BC MinesAuthor/Presenter: Robert Greenwald 11:45 - 12:00 462: Diverse approaches to community engagement Author/Presenter: Charlene Easton 11:45 - 12:00 421: The Changing Face of Mining ProjectsAuthors: Raj Punn, Paul R Birchall, John H Howell & Joseph MathewsPresenters: Raj Punn & Joseph Mathews 11:45 - 12:00 226: The role of colloidal precipitates in the interfacial behavior of long-chain ionic surfactantsAuthor: Marek Pawlik 11:45 - 12:10 383: Current Practices for Slope Monitoring at British Columbia’s Open Pit Porphyry MinesAuthors: Dwayne D. Tannant, Warren Newcomen, Sam Nunoo & Dwayne D TannantPresenters: Dwayne D. Tannant & Dwayne D Tannant 11:45 - 12:00 303: Promoting Transparency in Mining Development in Central African CountriesAuthors: Chilenye Nwapi & Allan IngelsonPresenter: Chilenye Nwapi  
                12:00 - 14:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
                14:00 - 16:20 Social & Environmental Stewardship
Session Chair: William A. Napier
Innovations in Maintenance & Reliability
Session Chair: Ted Knight
Maximizing the Workforce - Part 1 Assessing the Construction Project
Session Chair: Lon Plaskett
Integration for Optimization
Session Chairs: Julia Gartley & Adam Hesse
Rock Engineering practices and techniques Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Communities: Rights and Regulations
Session Chair: Lana Eagle
 
                14:00 - 14:25 255: The missing link between Mining and Sustainable Development: Social Responsibility?Author/Presenter: Louis Guay 14:00 - 14:25 386: RCM advances and relevance in the new age of Asset ManagementAuthor/Presenter: James Vincent Reyes-Picknell 14:00 - 14:25 346: Creating Opportunities in Mining for First Nations Communities; How training, employment and business development can boost the social value of any project.Authors/Presenters: Michelle Nahanee & Laurie Sterritt 14:00 - 14:25 65: Engineering Information Lifecycle for Complex EngineeringAuthors/Presenters: Kevin Reardon & Keith Rogers 14:00 - 14:25 39: A vision for integrated operations in Mining - Authors/Presenters: Iain Thompson & Chris Inie 14:00 - 14:25 81: Effect of Low Temperature on Backfill Quality in Permafrost ConditionAuthors: Betty Y.S. Lin, Brian O'Hearn, Bernie Ting & Bernard TungolPresenter: Bernie Ting 14:00 - 14:25 304: Free, Prior and Informed Consent: Is it Required and What’s the Standard?Authors/Presenters: Dani Bryant & Kevin O'Callaghan  
                14:25 - 14:50 223: The Next Big Thing in CSR: Sourcing Your Social License Through Local ProcurementAuthor/Presenter: Jeff Geipel 14:25 - 14:50 27: Thiess Mining Story: Predictive Maintenance and QualityAuthor/Presenter: Matthew Denesuk 14:25 - 14:50 459: Beyond the business case & social license creating an inclusive cultureAuthor/Presenter: Anne Marie Toutant 14:25 - 14:50 67: Cost Containment through Effective Project Management Authors/Presenters: Stephen Cabano & Steven T Cuneo 14:25 - 14:50 96: Universal Reconciliation - A multi-disciplinary approach across the entire mining value chain to identify loss of value and maximize the operational performanceAuthors: Rayleen Hargreaves, S. Helm & C. MorleyPresenter: Rayleen Hargreaves 14:25 - 14:50 130: Importance of Geo-Mechanical Data AcquisitionAuthor/Presenter: Denis Thibodeau 14:25 - 14:50 (to be confirmed)  
                14:50 - 15:30 93: SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT USING SHARED VALUE APPROACH – AN ALTERNATIVE TO CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN MINING INDUSTRY?Authors: Glenn Hughes, Mahesh Jayaraman & Allan McNeilPresenter: Mahesh Jayaraman 14:50 - 15:30 199: How can Asset Management be the path to financial enlightenment?Author/Presenter: Stephen Koro 14:50 - 15:30 348: 2014 BC Mining HR Diversity Award WinnerAuthor/Presenter: Jill Tsolinas 14:50 - 15:30 244: Innovative Approaches to Developing Mining ProjectsAuthor/Presenter: Michael Young 14:50 - 15:15 289: Integrated Operations to Relocate, Collaborate, and AlignAuthor/Presenter: Mike Boudreaux 14:50 - 15:15 162: High Accuracy LiDAR in Underground Excavations for Geotechnical Mapping and Convergence MonitoringAuthors: Mark Diederichs & Matthew Lato 14:50 - 15:30 314: FPIC - Scope, Recent Developments and Practical ApplicationAuthor/Presenter: Maya Stano  
                15:15 - 15:30 Break Break Break Break Break Break Break Break
                15:30 - 15:55 222: A Comparative Analysis of Mining Policy and Regulations: A focus on Rare Earth Elements and HealthAuthor/Presenter: Linlin Zhang 15:30 - 15:55 389: Optimizing Sustaining Maintenance Investment While Mitigating Risk Author/Presenter: David Andrew James 15:30 - 16:20 370: Panel DiscussionAuthor/Presenter: Dave Bazowski 15:30 - 15:55 114: A Risk Management Plan – Plan the Work, Work the PlanAuthor/Presenter: David Brady 15:30 - 15:55 111: BENEFITS ACHIEVED AT OSISKO, MALARTIC THROUGH OPTIMIZATION OF INVENTORY MANAGEMENTAuthors: Robert Lamarre & Roch TrépanierPresenter: Robert Lamarre 15:30 - 15:55 200: Strength Prediction of Mine Shaft Concrete Liner Cured under Freezing ConditionAuthors/Presenters: Amir Golpaygan & Jimmy Susetyo 15:30 - 15:55 323: Indigenous Economic Development and Implications for Ethical Mining PracticeAuthor/Presenter: Dwight Newman  
                15:55 - 16:20 450: Demonstrating sustainability from a corporate perspectiveAuthor/Presenter: John McConnell 15:55 - 16:20 95: The future corrosion risk to mine operating performance due to the use of lower quality water sourcesAuthors: Zoe Coull, Sergio Gonzalez & Emily MoorePresenter: Zoe Coull   15:55 - 16:20 139: Streamlining the steps to optimized production: Pre-project process modeling; Simulator based training; and Advanced control for optimized operation – case studiesAuthors: Daniel Silva, Matt McGarry & Graham EthierPresenter: Matt McGarry 15:55 - 16:20 406:  IMPROVING RESOURCE CONVERSION USING OPTIMIZATION AND SIMULATION – AN OPEN PIT CASE STUDY Authors: S. Bernier, Andrew A. Dasys, Andrew A. Dasys, J. Korczak & W. XiongPresenters: Andrew A. Dasys & Andrew A. Dasys 15:55 - 16:20 (to be confirmed) 15:55 - 16:20 374: Is Government Policy An Impediment to Negotiation? Authors: Anne Johnson & Ursula ThorleyPresenter: Anne Johnson  
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Tuesday, May 13
Wednesday, May 14
  Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day Global Dimensions of Mining | Innovations | Harnessing our Diverse World | Construction to Production | Managing Operations from Mine to Mill | Rock Engineering & Mine Design | Ethics in Mining Symposium | Management and Finance Day
                  Wednesday, May 14

Global Dimensions of Mining
Room 115
Wednesday, May 14

Innovations
Room 118
Wednesday, May 14

Harnessing our Diverse World
Room 110
Wednesday, May 14

Construction to Production
Room 117
Wednesday, May 14

Managing Operations from Mine to Mill
Room 119
Wednesday, May 14

Rock Engineering & Mine Design
Room 121
Wednesday, May 14

Ethics in Mining Symposium
Room 109
Wednesday, May 14

Management and Finance Day
Room 117
                  Track Chair: Wes Carson Track Chair: André  (Andy) Lemay Track Chairs: Patty Moore & Christy Smith Track Chair: Tim Watson Track Chair: Jo-Anne Boucher Track Chairs: André  (Andy) Lemay & Denis Thibodeau Track Chair: Wesley Cragg Track Chairs: Lawrence D. Smith & Jane Spooner
                08:30 - 10:00 Water, Mining and Agriculture
Session Chairs: Mireille Goulet & Monica Ospina
Bridging the Research to Innovation Gap Maximizing the Workforce - Part 2   Lowest Cost Mine Services Project Management - Challenges we Face
Session Chair: Keith Stein
The Past, Present and Future
Session Chair: Janis Shandro
Economic Outlook
                08:30 - 08:55 460: Water-Food-Mining Nexus and multilateralism (1)Author/Presenter: Maximiliano Campos Ortiz 08:30 - 08:55 264: ENEGY EFFICIENCY IN MINERAL PROCESSING INDUSTRY USING HIGH PRESSURE GRINDING ROLLS (HPGR)Authors: Jake Alexander, Raytcho Anguelov & Hassan GhaffariPresenter: Hassan Ghaffari 08:30 - 08:55 273: What do Mining Professionals Want? Authors: Jackie Burns & Thea WatsonPresenter: Jackie Burns   08:30 - 08:55 119: Less is More -Operational Savings Using Peristaltic Technology to Move Fluids, Particularly, the Challenging Fluids Author/Presenter: Duncan Brown 08:30 - 08:55 (to be confirmed) 08:30 - 08:55 155: Capturing vulnerability: extractive industry risks to for women and families in British Columbia, CanadaAuthor/Presenter: Alison Stockwell 08:30 - 09:00 357: Metal Markets Adrift – With No CompassAuthor/Presenter: Gina Davidson
                08:55 - 09:20 477: Water: The Critical Element of the Perpetual Social Contract to MineAuthor/Presenter: Adrian Brown 08:55 - 09:20 388: Blasting Designed for the FutureAuthors: Jack Eloranta, Dennis L. Murr & Lyall WorkmanPresenter: Lyall Workman 08:55 - 09:20 347: Case Study - New Gold's New Afton Mine - First Nations participation in the workforceAuthor/Presenter: Ann Wallin   08:55 - 09:20 176: Reducing Maintenance Costs with Mixed Flow Fans for Mine VentilationAuthor/Presenter: Paula Oransky 08:55 - 09:20 397: CEMI Rapid Development ProgramAuthors/Presenters: Harvey S. Parsons & Allan Akerman 08:55 - 09:20 315: Tracking Aboriginal Community Health in light of Mine DevelopmentAuthors: Ben Bradshaw, Robert Klinck, Sophie Maksimowski & Peter SiebenmorgenPresenter: Ben Bradshaw  
                              09:00 - 09:30 354: Mining Projects and Market CyclesAuthor/Presenter: David Laing
                09:20 - 09:45 143: Water, the essential resource and the lasting legacy: why mine water management matters and how to do it wellAuthors: Tatyana Alexieva & Resa FureyPresenter: Tatyana Alexieva 09:20 - 09:45 345: A comparison of the economic benefits of centralized and distributed model predictive control strategies for optimal and sub-optimal mine dewatering system designsAuthor/Presenter: Alberto Romero 09:20 - 09:45 336: 1 + 1 = 3: Maximizing a Workforce through Partnerships and EducationAuthor/Presenter: Danielle Smyth   09:20 - 09:45 94: Safety, Reliability and Energy and Maintenance Savings of LED Luminaires in the Harsh and Hazardous Locations of the Mining IndustryAuthors: Devon Jenkins, William Lupton & William (Bill) LuptonPresenters: William Lupton & William (Bill) Lupton 09:20 - 09:45 158: Aboriginal and Northern Community Health and the Extractive Industry in British Columbia, CanadaAuthor/Presenter: Janis Shandro 09:20 - 09:45 (to be confirmed)  
                              09:30 - 10:00 351: Gold: where to from here?Author/Presenter: Martin Murenbeeld
                09:45 - 10:00 451: Building Dialogue for Water SolutionsAuthor/Presenter: Nathalie Poznanski 09:45 - 10:00 419: INCREASING PRODUCTION CAPACITY WITH VENTILATION ON DEMAND A NEW PARADIGM FOR VOD - ENABLING PRODUCTIONAuthors: Andrew Dasys, Stephen G. Hardcastle, George Hughes & Harvey ParsonsPresenter: Andrew Dasys 09:45 - 09:10 364: The right people in the right jobs at the right time - Attracting Skilled ImmigrantsAuthor/Presenter: Kelly Pollack   09:45 - 10:00 68: Ensuring operational power quality: A case studyAuthors: Oliver Canean & Joe FoxPresenter: Oliver Canean 09:45 - 10:10 165: Similarities and Differences in Global Engineering Standards in Deep Level MinesAuthors: William James Kempson & Djamel RamoulPresenter: William James Kempson 09:45 - 10:00 (to be confirmed)  
                10:00 - 10:30 Break Break Break Break Break Break Break Break
                10:30 - 12:00 Pushing the Boundaries on Tailings Management
Session Chairs: Harvey McLeod & Janis Shandro
Innovation for Corporate Sustainability Maximizing the Workforce - Part 3   Safety - New Technology and Application Low Cost Mine Energy
Session Chair: Victor V. Pakalnis
The Past, Present and Future (Continued)
Session Chair: Janis Shandro
Expecting the Unexpected
Session Chair: Lawrence D. Smith
                10:30 - 10:55 (to be confirmed) 10:30 - 10:55 335: Sustainable Mining Through InnovationAuthor/Presenter: Kenneth cOLLISON 10:30 - 10:55 190: Getting it Right: How to Meet the HR Components of IBAsAuthor/Presenter: Melanie Sturk   10:30 - 10:55 302: Increased safety and productivity through collision avoidance systems on mobile equipmentAuthor/Presenter: Karly Winfield 10:30 - 10:55 382: Natural Gas for Mining and RailAuthor/Presenter: Bruce Hodgins 10:30 - 10:55 272: Junior mining enterprises and NGO added value;Socodevi and Candente Copper Corp Inc. A case study.Author/Presenter: Matthieu Asselin 10:30 - 11:00 353: Access to Mining Capital -- How Companies are RespondingAuthor/Presenter: Gordon Bogden
                10:55 - 11:20 (to be confirmed) 10:55 - 11:20 367: Sustainability Information in Mining: Technologies and Process for Assessments, Data Aggregation, Management, and Reporting Author: Fabio Mielli 10:55 - 11:20 148: Growing a diverse workforce for business continuity: Principles for effective leadership Authors/Presenters: Laura Methot & Annemarie Michaud   10:55 - 11:20 145: Building a Safety Technology ToolkitAuthor/Presenter: Peter Wan 10:55 - 11:20 271: Integrating Renewable Energy into Mining Projects: Hybrid solutions that combine clean energy & traditional fuel supply chainsAuthor/Presenter: Resja Campfens 10:55 - 11:20 319: Legacy Management: Looking to the future through the lens of the pastAuthor/Presenter: Amy Robinson  
                              11:00 - 11:30 286: What goes Wrong?Author/Presenter: Chris Gypton
                11:20 - 11:45 (to be confirmed) 11:20 - 11:45 405: Seeking Innovation towards Sustainable Mining through Interdisciplinary Collaboration Author/Presenter: Jocelyn Fraser 11:20 - 11:45 85: Diversity and Inclusion: Defining the Business Case for Your OperationsAuthors/Presenters: Rosaleena Marcellus, Greg Morris & Gordon Orlikow   11:20 - 11:45 207: New technology that increases mine safety and improves utilization by preventing over speedingAuthors: Kirk Petroski & Adam TonnosPresenter: Kirk Petroski 11:20 - 11:45 380: Case Study: Using Synchrophasors and Off-the-Shelf Protection and Automation Equipment for Electrical Load-Shedding ServicesAuthor/Presenter: Roham Bazarjani 11:20 - 11:45 306: Benefits of Corporate Grievance Mechanisms & Practical Tips on ImplementationAuthors/Presenters: Kai Alderson & Kevin O'Callaghan  
                              11:30 - 12:00 356: Mining Industry Top 5 RisksAuthor/Presenter: Hodgkinson Lee
                11:45 - 12:00 (to be confirmed) 11:45 - 12:00 418: From the Global to the Local: The impact of CSR policies at the community levelAuthors: Patricia Fitzpatrick, Alberto Fonseca & Mary Louise McAllisterPresenter: Patricia Fitzpatrick 11:45 - 12:10 77: Achieving High Performance in Inclusion and DiversityAuthors/Presenters: José Suárez, Linda A. Brown & Jamile Cruz   11:45 - 12:00 440: The Benefits of Laser Scanning and 3D Modelling in Mine Accident InvestigationsAuthors/Presenters: Patrick Foster & Matthew Eyre 11:45 - 12:10 330: AIR SOLUBILITY AND ITS IMPACT ON THE BUSINESS CASE FOR HYDRAULIC AIR COMPRESSORSAuthor/Presenter: Dean L Millar 11:45 - 12:00 295: Deepening Sustainability and Shared Value through a Child Rights Approach Authors/Presenters: Simon Chorley & Cicely McWilliam  
                12:00 - 14:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
                14:00 - 15:00               Due Diligence - Watch Your Step!
Session Chair: Mauro Chiesa
                              14:00 - 14:30 355: Significant Issues in Due DiligenceAuthor/Presenter: Gregory Gosson
                              14:30 - 15:00 291: Going to the sourceAuthor/Presenter: joe hinzer
                15:15 - 15:30 Break Break Break Break Break Break Break Break
                15:15 - 16:30               Panel Discussion - Reception & Networking
                              15:15 - 16:30 (to be confirmed)