MineAfrica at PDAC - March 8-11, 2021


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The Virtual Canada-Africa Chamber of Business 22nd Annual African Mining Breakfast & MineAfrica's 19th Annual Investing in African Mining Seminar
March 9-11, 2021
virtual event

The biggest African mining event in North America just got BIGGER. VIRTUALLY.

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During PDAC 2021 The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business 22nd Annual (Virtual) Mining Breakfast & MineAfrica's 19th Annual Investing in African Mining seminar will be entirely online - a format that allows for greater flexibility, reach, and more cost-effective participation for sponsors, presenters and attendees.

Our expanded event will take place over three days from Tuesday March 9 to Thursday March 11 during the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Convention - the largest mining investment show in the world, which runs from March 8-11, 2021.

Our virtual format allows for expanded coverage of key mining jurisdictions in Africa in regionally focussed sessions on each day.

Summarized Agenda (draft and subject to change)
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Day One: Tuesday March 9, 2021
- Session 1 - Opening Remarks and View From the Top I
- Session 2 - Spotlight on DRC
- Session 3 - Spotlight on Namibia
- Session 4 - Spotlight on South Africa
- Session 5 - Spotlight on Southern & Eastern Africa

Day Two: Wednesday March 10, 2021
- Session 1 - Opening Remarks and View From the Top II
- Session 2 - Spotlight on Ethiopia
- Session 3 - Open Spotlight

Day Three: Thursday March 11, 2021
- Session 1 - Opening Remarks and View From the Top III
- Session 2 - Spotlight on West Africa
- Session 3 - Spotlight on Mali

Register to attend at no charge.

Email Wayne Floreani for the latest program and more information on how you can promote:

  • your country as an attractive mining investment destination
  • your African exploration, development or production project
  • your company expertise, products, or services

  • If you are interested in presenting or sponsoring 2021 Participation Packages brochure.

    Partners include B2Gold, Barrick, CIRDI, ENDIAMA E.P. (Angola's national diamond company), Global Affairs Canada, Hatch, IAMGOLD Corporation, Ivanhoe Mines, Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Republic of Angola, Toronto Stock Exchange, and SGS. Presenting Sponsors include Antler Gold and Osino Resources.

    Change creates challenge but also opportunity. Our new format allows you to reach a larger, global audience, with a specific interest in mining in Africa.

    With our new virtual format and global reach we anticipate in excess of 2,000 participants over the two days. Historically 75% of our audience is at the Chairman, President, CEO, Managing Director, Vice President or General Manager level. 50% of the audience is from mining companies or financial institutions. 50% of the audience is from Canada, 30% from Africa and 10% from the United Kingdom.

    Following the opening addresses there will be two sessions each day focussing on specific geographic regions in Africa. Each session features a series of presentations by African mining ministers, mining company CEO's, service providers and expert advisors to the mining industry.