Themed ‘Leading Through Change’, this year’s event will feature relevant conversations around today’s topics which include Responsible Resource Development; Open & Smart Exploration; Advocacy and Access; and the Transformation of Mineral Exploration.
Visit our virtual booth throughout the week, and read more about our hosted sessions on Machine Learning and Operationalizing Free, Informed and Prior Consent (FPIC) below.
Machine Learning Workshop, hosted by CSA Global
January 20, 2021 – 9:00 am to 10:30 am PST
This workshop is designed for mining geologists, geophysicists and professionals interested in using machine learning to solve their everyday challenges. It will cover the following:
• An introduction to machine learning with example scenarios
• The machine learning workflow
• An overview of machine learning techniques
• Demonstration 1: Simple rock classifier
• Demonstration 2: Identifying circular structures on digital elevation models
Panel: Optimizing FPIC, hosted by ERM
January 21, 2021 – 11:30 am to 1:00 pm PST
Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) is now a requirement for major project approvals in British Columbia and is reflected in select federal regulatory and international standards.
The panel will discuss the changing requirements around engagement, and what new factors companies operating in Canada should consider to reduce avoidable project delays related to regulatory approvals, financing, and legal challenges.
We will hear varying perspectives from First Nations representatives, industry, and financial institutions.
Search for us on the virtual trade show floor!
Please contact Magda Fimmano, Marketing Communications Manager (CSA Global) for more information or further questions.