The world renowned PDAC Convention offers students a unique opportunity to connect with industry professionals from around the world. Build your network, learn about careers in the industry, and attend engaging presentations to stay up to date on exciting industry developments. 

PDAC 2020 attracted over 1,300 students from across Canada, the USA, and internationally.

PDAC is excited to announce that PDAC 2022, our 90th annual convention, will take place in person in Toronto, Canada from March 7-9. This will be followed by an online event on March 10-11. 

We recognize that staying connected is especially important and this year’s format ensures everyone has the opportunity to participate in the world’s premier mineral exploration and mining convention.

Your health and safety, both in person and online remains our top priority. For attendees joining us in person, PDAC will adhere to Canadian and local government directives and implement appropriate health and safety measures. We understand that these requirements may evolve, and will ensure all attendees are kept informed of any new developments.

Whether you join us in person or online, you can be certain PDAC 2022 will offer best-in-industry access to our outstanding programming, exhibit and networking opportunities.


For more information contact:

Krishana Michaud
Manager, Student & Early Career Program
416 362 1969 ext. 297
[email protected]

Student Membership

For $19.05/year (plus tax) you can join the PDAC as a student member. This allows you to enjoy all member benefits, cheaper convention registration and the opportunity to qualify for tuition top-up awards at the Convention.

To sign up for membership click here.