Risk and sustainability of the mining sector in debate in Brazil-Canada at PDAC


Category: News, Press-release

Panel will have international experts such as Veronica Nyhan Jones, Sustainable Infrastructure Advisory at IFC World Bank Group, as well as Tom Butler, the CEO at International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM)

TORONTO, March 1st, 2019 – The mining sector evolves a complex environment, from intricate regulations to multiple risks. The 13th Edition of the Brazil-Canada at PDAC helds a panel on Tuesday, March 5th focused on sustainability, risk mitigation and crisis management. The annual event is annually promoted in Toronto by the Brazil-Canada Chamber of Commerce (BCCC).

The panel Risks & Crisis Management in Complex Environment: Tackling the Sustainability of your Business and of the Mining Sector will bring together international experts such as Veronica Nyhan Jones, Sustainable Infrastructure Advisory at IFC World Bank Group, and Tom Butler, CEO at International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM).

The Brazil-Canada at PDAC is a series of events held between March 2nd and March 5th during the 2019 PDAC Convention, yearly promoted by the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC). The PDAC is an international convention that, in 2018 alone, attracted over 1,000 exhibitors and 24,000 attendees from over 125 countries.

Along with the sustainability debate, Tuesday the Brazil-Canada at PDAC promotes the panels Leading the Way: Design to Unleash Diversity’s Power and Mining-Financing: Perspectives 2019.

What: Panel Risks & Crisis Management in Complex Environment: Tackling the Sustainability of your Business and of the Mining Sector

When: March 5th, 2019 | 2:00 pm – 5:15 pm

Where: Metro Toronto Convention Centre – 255 Front Street West | Toronto, Ontario

 

About BCCC


Established in 1973, Brazil-Canada Chamber of Commerce (BCCC) is a not-for-profit and independent business association held by the private sector with a primary objective of fostering stronger commercial relations between Brazil and Canada.

Led by a volunteer Board of Directors, President and Vice-President, comprised of renowned industry leaders and experts in conducting business between Brazil and Canada, BCCC plays a vital role in linking players from Brazilian and Canadian private and government sectors facilitating dialogue between both parties and assisting members in identifying key opportunities to expand their activities and further their business interests.

 

For more information, please contact:
Carolina Albernaz
Director, Business Development & Operations
(416) 646 6770 | (416) 722 1243 | calbernaz@brazcanchamber.org | info@brazcanchamber.org
www.brazcanchamber.org


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AUTHOR: Carolina Albernaz