Industry Events

  • Geoscience Forum The Chamber organizes the Geoscience Forum, the largest northern minerals conference ‘North of 60’ each November. Held in Yellowknife, the GeoScience Forum provides an opportunity for the industry to catch up on mining and exploration developments, new geological research results, and issues the north is facing.  The Forum provides a venue for sharing new ideas in the minerals industry, new sites being discovered, and what new technologies are being developed. Events include informative talks and meetings, a trade show, and lots of opportunities for conference networking. Web Page
  • Nunavut Mining Symposium The Chamber also participates in the organization of the Nunavut Mining Symposium held annually in Iqaluit, Nunavut. This Symposium attracts representatives professionals from Inuit organizations, regulatory agencies, various levels of government, and exploration and mining companies. Events include conference sessions, a one-day trade show, hospitality suites, entertainment, and a gala dinner and awards evening to celebrate the mining and exploration industry in Nunavut. Web Page
  • NWT Mining Week: June 11-17, 2016 Mining Week in Yellowknife is a promotional event sponsored by the Chamber, to celebrate our industry with the public. Held during the second week of June each year, Mining Week allows us to show the public some of what we do and how our industry benefits Northerners and Canadians in general. Combined with the Annual Mine Rescue Competition, events include gold panning, and our BBQ picnic. It’s a fun time with lots of events for young and old alike.