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Exhibit & Presentation Opportunities

For the eighth consecutive year, PDAC will be organizing a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Event Series during PDAC Convention 2017. The CSR Event Series aims to facilitate multi-stakeholder dialogue and peer-learning on key issues related to responsible exploration and mining. The Series highlights practical cases of how companies are working to improve their sustainability performance during mineral exploration and development, presenting challenges and successes, as well as lessons learned. It also highlights the role of government and the financial industry in creating an enabling environment for responsible exploration and mining.

PDAC 2017 Convention - CSR Event Series Schedule

Sunday, March 5 - Room 803, South Building, Metro Toronto Convention Centre
9:00am - 12:00pm - Why partnering for development is the future of mining
Organizer: Development Partner Institute (DPI) and Kellogg Innovation Network (KIN)

2:00pm - 5:00pm - Understanding the essential building blocks of integrated resource management
Organizer: Canadian International Resources & Development Institute (CIRDI)

Monday, March 6 - Room 717, South Building, Metro Toronto Convention Centre
9:30am - 12:30 pm - Where is the trust? Redefining mining’s social contract
Organizer: International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM)

2:00pm - 3:00pm - Social conflict in the extractive sector: developing good security practices
Organizer: Geneva Center for Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF)

3:00pm - 4:30pm - Liquid assets: companies, communities, and collaborative water management
Organizers: ERM-rePlan

Tuesday, March 7
9:00am - 12:00 pm - Two secret ingredients for building a stronger, more resilient company: What happens when women are on the Board & the multiplier effect of local content – Room 711, South Building
Organizer: International Finance Corporation (IFC), World Bank Group

3:30pm - 5:00 pm - CEO sustainability panel - Room 701, south building
Organizer: Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)

Wednesday, March 8 - Room 717, South Building, Metro Toronto Convention Centre

9:00am - 10:30am - Bringing together the public and private perspectives
Organizer: IAMGOLD

10:30am – 12:00pm - Leveraging mineral resources for economy wide growth
Organizer: Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)