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IGF-PDAC-WEF Sustainability Forum

IGF-PDAC-WEF Sustainability Forum

Event Details


March 2, 2019


PDAC Convention


Toronto, Ontario


The IGF, PDAC and WEF will be co-hosting its annual Sustainability Forum on the sidelines of the 2019 PDAC Convention. The Forum will take place in Meeting Room 202 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC), at 255 Front Street West.

The theme of the Sustainability Forum will be responsible supply chains for minerals and metals, and discussions will focus on some of the key barriers, challenges and opportunities facing responsible sourcing for the mining sector in the years ahead.

A variety of timely topics will be discussed, including:

  • Perspectives from the supply chain
  • The future of responsible supply chains
  • Circular economy and recycling
  • Government support for voluntary sustainability initiatives
  • Traceability and new technologies
  • Interoperability of responsible sourcing initiatives

Registration will open at 12:00 p.m. Saturday, March 2. The main event will be held from 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., with a multi-stakeholder panel discussion introducing the topic. Delegates will then engage in roundtable discussions focused on exploring the theme in depth. The event will then include feedback from the roundtables followed by a second expert panel discussion. A networking reception will be held from 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Access the agenda online.

Access the meeting report.

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