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Mini-Symposium – Abitibi Gold: The next 135 million ounces

  • 18 Nov 2015
  • 12:30 PM - 6:30 PM
  • 20 Toronto Street, 20 Toronto St., 2nd floor, Toronto
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  • Registration for non-TGDG members - includes annual TGDG membership for remainder of 2015-2016 season.
  • Registration for TGDG Members.
  • Registration for TGDG Student Members. Must be a student member prior to registering.

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The TGDG is pleased to present a mini-symposium on Abitibi Gold: The next 135 million ounces This mini-symposium will feature a variety of exciting talks from industry leaders, and will be followed by a networking event. Please see event details below (or download the mini-symposium flyer).

Download abstracts and bios for each presentation. 


Pre-registration is required for this symposium. Cost is $80 for TGDG members, $115 for non-members (includes membership), and free for students (registration and student card required). Please complete your registration online to secure your spot. Space is limited, so book early!  Please contact us if you have any issues registering online.

Registration closes November 12. There will be no refunds for no shows, to receive a refund the TGDG needs to be notified prior to November 4. If space remains, registration will be available at the door at a surcharge of $20.


A portion of this event will be broadcast online FREE of charge. Sign in to the online broadcast to listen to and see the symposium presentations.

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12:30 pm  Registration 
1:00 pm  Welcome and Introduction; Integra Gold Rush Challenge
1:15 pm 

Wouter Bleeker (Research Scientist, Geological Survey of Canada) – Synorogenic gold mineralization in granite-greenstone terranes: The deep connection between extension, major faults, synorogenic clastic basins, magmatism, thrust inversion, and long-term preservation

1:50 pm 

Jacques Simoneau (Exploration Manager, Integra Gold Corp. ) – Advances at Sigma-Lamaque

2:25 pm 

Christian Tessier (Senior Mine Geologist, Canadian Malartic GP) – Canadian Malartic Mine, the challenge of mining a world-class deposit in town

3:00 pm  Coffee break
3:20 pm  Asmaa Anwar (Senior Geologist – Project Manager, Alamos Gold Inc.) – Geology and Mineralization at Young-Davidson
3:55 pm

Doug Cater (Vice President Exploration, St. Andrew Goldfields Ltd.) – An Exploration Update for St. Andrew Goldfields


4:30 pm

Kelly Malcolm (Exploration Geologist, Detour Gold Corp. – Discovery at Detour South

5:05 pm  Closing Remarks
6.30 pm
Networking and refreshments at Twenty Toronto Street

Download abstracts and bios for each presentation. 

You can also download the mini-symposium flyer and help share this opportunity with your friends and colleagues!

We look forward to seeing you November 18th. Please contact us if you have any questions.  

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