Mining the Connections 2020 International Multi-Network Conference on Mining
January 18th, 2020
REXSAC, together with MinErAL and Amedee Network, is hosting Mining the Connections, an international and multidisciplinary conference. Academic researchers, students as well as government representatives, Indigenous and non-Indigenous community members, NGOs and mining companies will gather to discuss mining developments and its impacts.
This international conference explores the many connections between mineral extraction, local communities, and the environment from a multidisciplinary perspective. It seeks to build and increase connections between governments, researchers, NGOs, practitioners, and community representatives from around the globe, in order to increase knowledge of mining development and its impacts.
The conference will be hosted at the Intercontinental Hotel, in Montreal, from November 2 to 5, 2020.
The organizing committee is pleased to launch a call for sessions and abstracts.
For more information and links to abstract submissions please visit the conference website. And don’t forget to share with your network!
Registration will start on April 1, 2020.
Photo: Continental Open Pit Mine, Montana. Photo credit: Linda moving ahead/Flickr.