About PDAC

We are proud to be the leading voice of Canada's mineral exploration and development community since 1932. With over 7,200 members around the world, PDAC's work centres on supporting a competitive, responsible mineral sector. 

The annual PDAC Convention is the world's premier international event for the minerals and mining industry. It has attracted more than 25,000 people from 135 countries in recent years. 

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PDAC 2020 Awards

Learn the stories of these top international and domestic performers in six categories. 

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PDAC Connect

This collaborative tool allows members to seek advice, exchange resources, build relationships, and more. 
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Core (Summer 2020)

CORE Magazine

Our Summer 2020 issue outlines advocacy efforts undertaken by PDAC during the COVID-19 pandemic, includes a detailed look into Mineral Finance 2020: Canada Holding Ground, features a conversation with Kendra Zammit who is the Mary-Claire Ward Award winner, plus highlights from the PDAC 2020 Convention.

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Perseverance in a changing world

2019 Annual Report

Featuring all of the association’s activities and achievements from the past year, along with in-depth stories on the exploration and development sector.

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