S-IMEW Alumni: Where are they Now?

In May 2016, the Student-Industry Mineral Exploration Workshop (S-IMEW) will celebrate its 10th anniversary! 

Scroll through the alumni gallery as some of our participants share their memories and find out how S-IMEW impacted their career paths. 
S-IMEW Alumni Gallery

What is S-IMEW?

S-IMEW 2015: An Inside Look

An excerpt from Core magazine (Fall 2015)

Looking at Core

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Call for Nominations: S-IMEW 2016

PDAC Student-Industry Mineral Exploration Workshop [S-IMEW]

Experience the realities of the exploration industry 

PDAC is accepting applications for the annual Student-Industry Mineral Exploration Workshop (S-IMEW), held annually in Sudbury in May.  This two-week expense paid workshop exposes upper-year geoscience students to all aspects of the mineral exploration industry. The workshop provides a mix of lectures, field exercises, site visits and networking opportunities with industry professionals to help students lay the foundation for a successful career in the industry. 

Each school can nominate up to two students; all nominations must be received by December 15.

Learn more about S-IMEW
S-IMEW 2016 Nomination Package

Field Trip Funding

PDAC is committed to supporting opportunities for students to experience different aspects of their program of study within the geosciences. Student groups can apply for funding to support an academic field trip. Funding is allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. 
Field trip funding application form  

Mary-Claire Ward Geoscience Award

Applications are being accepted for the 2015 Mary-Claire Ward Geoscience Award. Graduate geology students enrolled in Canadian universities are eligible to apply. The award is intended to encourage and support a graduate student in Canada whose thesis embodies the concept of increasing our knowledge of the geological history of Canada through mapping. Click here to learn more about the award and download the application form.

Career Profiles

Career profiles feature successful industry professionals who've shared their experiences, tips and advice for young professionals navigating their way through the exploration industry. 

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