It is under the theme Of Mines and Men that the Ministère des Ressources naturelles (MRN) will be holding Québec Mines 2012, the crossroads of geoscience and mineral resources, from November 26 to 29 at the Québec City Convention Centre.
The event will tackle issues such as exploration, mining development, geosciences, sustainable development, the environment, entrepreneurship, technology and the economy.
“This congress is a must-attend event for all stakeholders in the mining industry,” said Minister of Natural Resources Martine Ouellet.
Attendees from around the world
Some 2,500 attendees from Québec, Canada, and around the world are expected. Over 300 exhibitors from the mining and geoscience sectors will also be setting up booths. Québec Mines 2012, the 33rd in as many years organized by MRN, will be offering at least twice as much content as previous conferences based on a renewed formula.
The high-calibre program will include: