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The Corporate Social Responsibility Event Series aims to facilitate multi-stakeholder dialogue and peer-learning on issues related to responsible exploration and mining.

PDAC 2016 CSR Event Series Schedule

Sunday March 6, 2016

8:30am - 9:30am: Early stakeholder engagement and social risk management in exploration projects Mexico: Unlocking the future mine
Organizer: Goldcorp Inc.

9:30am - 10:30am: Mining, exploration and the carbon driven economy
Organizer: iCompli Sustainability, division of BPA Worldwide

10:30am - 11:30am: Managing CSR risk in M&A transactions: What juniors need to be thinking when selling
Organizer: Fasken Martineau           

1:30pm - 2:30pm: Preparing for the rebound: Strategic stakeholder engagement
Organizer: rePlan, an ERM Group Company

2:45pm - 4:45pm: Making choices for sustainable mining projects – Schulich International Case Competition final
Organizer: Schulich School of Business

Monday March 7, 2016

9:00am - 10:00am: Corruption & bribery: using an effective compliance program to manage risk
Organizers: Export Development Canada, Transparency International Canada and the UN Global Compact Canada Network

10:00am - 11:00am: The Extractive Sector Transparency Measures Act (ESTMA)
Organizer: Natural Resources Canada (NRCan)

11:00am - 12:00pm: Artisanal mining and the exploration perspective
Organizer: Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)

3:00pm - 4:30pm: Emerging Market Multinationals (EMM) Network for Sustainability
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and the China Chamber of Commerce of Metals, Minerals and Chemicals Importers and Exporters (CCCMC)           

4:30pm - 5:15pm: The Beyond Zero Harm Framework: Measuring community well-being
Organizers: Yamana Gold Inc. and World Economic Forum

For inquiries regarding the CSR Event Series, contact Anne Belanger, at or 416 362 1969, ext. 286.