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Sudbury Mining and the Environment 2015 International Conference

Sudbury Mining and Environment
2015 International Conference

Thanks to presenters, delegates and supporters for a successful conference! Check back for updates and links to presentations.

Join Us for the
Tradeshow!
June 22, 1:15 pm – June 23, 3:30 pm

Open to the Public in Fraser Auditorium

Everyone welcome, free admission! (:

Thanks to presenters, delegates and supporters for a successful conference! Check back for updates and links to presentations.

Official Title Sponsor

Glencore

Thanks to presenters, delegates and supporters for a successful conference! Check back for updates and links to presentations.

Official Platinum Sponsor

Goodman School of Mines

Official Gold Sponsor

Vale

Official Silver Sponsor

KGHM

Official Nickel Sponsors

Vale

Official Copper Sponsors

Copper Sponsors

Official Kind Sponsor

· Laurentian University
Information Technology | Campus Services | Financial Services | Cooperative Fresh Water Ecology Unit

· BHP Billiton

Welcome to the Sudbury 2015 Mining and the Environment International Conference!

Welcome to the Sudbury Mining and Environment 2015 International Conference!

The first Mining & Environment International Conference, Sudbury '95, was 20 years ago, with over 2000 Professionals having now attended the five conferences in the series. The Sudbury 2015 Organizing Committee invites you to come to Sudbury from June 20 - 25 to celebrate the 20th anniversary year of the inaugural event.

Conference · June 20 - 25, 2015
Laurentian University, Sudbury, ON

Building on the successes of the previous Sudbury conferences, the Mining and the Environment 2015 International Conference will bring together technical experts in the environmental and environmental health sciences, policy makers and regulators from around the world to address mine, land and waterways rehabilitation and related environmental protection issues.

Hosted in Greater Sudbury, Ontario

The conference is co-hosted by the Laurentian University School of the Environment and the Goodman School of Mines, and will be held at Laurentian University in Sudbury, Ontario.

Laurentian University Laurentian University Goodman School of Mines Laurentian University School of the Environment

To get started, download these important documents. Enjoy the conference! (:


Conference Abstracts 1
Day 1: Monday, June 22, 2015

Conference Abstracts 2
Day 2: Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Agenda at a Glance
Conference Schedule Sudbury 2015

Conference Agenda 2015 (PDF)

Technical Programme
June 22, 2015 & June 23, 2015

Technical Program 2015 (PDF)

 

The Mining & Environment 2015 Conference takes places at Laurentian University's Sudbury Campus, located at 935 Ramsey Lake Rd.

At the first set of lights on Ramsey Lake Rd., take a right to enter the campus.

Follow the road up the hill and take the first left to the Fraser Auditorium (Parking Lot #1)

* Free parking will be provided all day.

Conference Technical Programme
Join us from June 20 - 25, 2015 in Greater Sudbury.

Conference Abstracts 1
Day 1: Monday, June 22, 2015

Conference Abstracts 2
Day 2: Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Agenda at a Glance
Conference Schedule Sudbury 2015

Conference Agenda 2015 (PDF)

Technical Programme
June 22, 2015 & June 23, 2015

Technical Program 2015 (PDF)

Pre-Conference Short Course
The Sudbury Story: Re-greening Science of the Sudbury Region
June 20-21, Vale Living with Lakes Centre

This workshop will focus on the 40 year history and science of the Sudbury Restoration Story, from the early experimental trials through operations of the UN Award-Winning Municipal Re-greening Program to the successes and challenges of today. Watch the video below for a brief taste of the course content.

The short course features documentary-style lectures, group discussion and multi-media exercises working with actual data from long-term surveys and assessments. The workshop will include in-class sessions on Saturday June 20th, with group work and presentations on Sunday June 21st. We will conclude with a guided tour of the Sudbury reclamation sites on Sunday afternoon.

Laptops Required (some computers may be available on site)

Field Trips

Sunday, June 21 @ 1pm-5pm: Sudbury Regreening Field Trip

Wednesday, June 24 from 8:30 am – 5 pm (times to be confirmed):

  • Trip 1. Elliot Lake Mine Site Reclamation Tour (note return time expected to be 7 pm)

  • Trip 2. Vale Site Tour at Copper Cliff

  • Trip 3. Glencore Site Tour (Tailings Reclamation, Onaping, etc)

Please bring personal protective equipment for field trips (safety foot wear, hard hat, safety glasses and reflective vest).

Tradeshow
Exhibit Hall will be open to Conference Delegates from June 22 - 23

Monday, June 22, 2015

Exhibitor Move-in

Conference Lunch

Tradeshow Opens

Nutrition Break in Exhibit Hall

Afternoon Reception in Exhibit Hall (sponsored drinks and snacks)

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Conference Breakfast

Nutrition Break in Exhibit Hall

Lunch

Nutrition Break in Exhibit Hall

Tradeshow Closes (Exhibitor Tear-Down/Move-Out)

Poster Session and Conference Banquet
Tuesday, June 23 from 4:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Location: Steelworkers Hall, 66 Brady St., Sudbury

Please be sure to register for your ticket on the conference registration section above.

 

 

Conference Tradeshow
June 22, 1:15 pm – June 23, 3:30 pm

Location: Alumni Hall, Laurentian University

Exhibit Spaces

There are only 24 exhibit spaces available for this conference. Exhibit space size will be 8 feet x 10 feet for a single space booth or 8 feet x 20 feet for a double booth space.

Exhibitor SpaceBefore May 8thAfter May 8th
Single Space$1,100$1,250
Double Space$2,100$2,350

For more information, please read the following resources:

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship opportunities are currently available for the following events:

  • Afternoon Reception

  • Breakfast

 

For all inquiries regarding Tradeshow sponsorship and exhibit spaces, please contact Denyse Leroy at the Goodman School of Mines by phone at (705) 675-1151 ext. 7222 or by email dleroy@laurentian.ca.

 

Official Sponsors
The Mining & Environment 2015 Conference

Thank you to all our sponsors!

 

Plan Your Arrival & Stay

The international conference will be held in the City of Greater Sudbury, Ontario - the heart of the Mining World.

Arrivals to the Sudbury Airport

It is recommended that those arriving at the airport arrange for a rental car or taxi services prior to arrival. The trip from the airport to the university takes an average of 45 minutes.

Sudbury Cab · 705-626-7968

Avis Rental Cars · 705-693-4022
Enterprise Rent-A-Car · 705-693-9993

Driving from Hwy 69
From Toronto & Southern Ontario

Approximate driving time from Vaughn is 3.5 hours.

Plan your route using Google Maps.

Driving from Hwy 17
From Ottawa

Approximate driving time from Ottawa is 5 hours.

Plan your route using Google Maps.

Travelodge Hotel
Located 3 km from campus

1401 Paris Street
Sudbury, ON, P3E 3B6

1.705.522.1100

Group Name: Sudbury 2015 Mining & Environment Conference

travelodge.com

Rate: Two double beds $109/night
One Queen bed $109/night
Group Rate Expires May 20, 2015

Holiday Inn
Located 4.2 km from campus

1696 Regent Street
Sudbury, ON, P3E 4S4

705-522-3000 x659

Block Code: MEI 2015

holidayinn.com

Rooms will be blocked off until June 1, 2015 but if rooms are still available, you will still be given the discounted rate.

Rate: Double Queen $124/night

Hampton Inn by Hilton
Located 4.9 km from campus

2280 Regent St.
Sudbury, ON, P3E 0B4

1.866.250.4692

Reference Code: CHXMEI

radisson.com

Rooms will be blocked off until May 20, 2015 but if rooms are still available, you will be given the conference rate.

Rate: Queen Double Room Single Occupancy $131.00/night
Queen Room Double Occupancy $131.00/night
King Room (Mx Dbl Occupancy) $131.00/night

Best Western
Located 3.9 km from campus

151 Larch St.
Sudbury, ON, P3E 1C3

1.705.673.7801

Reference Code: Mining & Environment

bestwesternontario.com

Code: Sudbury Mining conference MEI 2015

Rate: $139.96/night Double Queen
Single Queen $129.96/night /p>

LaurentianU West Residence
Located on campus

935 Ramsey Lake Road
Sudbury, ON, P3E 4S4

1.705.675.1151 ext. 3002

Reference Code: Mining & Environment

Conference &a;mp Event Services

Rooms will be blocked off until June 10th but if rooms are still available, you will still be given the discounted rate.

Rate: $45.00 Canadian + applicable taxes/night

 

Please visit sudburytourism.ca to help you plan your stay. Whether you are interested in fine dining, shopping, entertainment, or nature and the outdoors, Sudbury has something to offer every member of your family!

 

Sudbury Mining and the Environment
2015 International Conference

Online Registration

Online registration for the Mining and Environment Conference is now closed.
Same day registration will be available at the conference on Monday, June 22 and Tuesday, June 23, 2015 in the lobby of the Fraser Auditorium at Laurentian University.

Refund for registrations are unavailable after June 5, 2015.

For any questions regarding registration, please contact koman@laurentian.ca or call us at (705) 675-1151, ext. 3861.