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Natural Resources Strategic Forum

Friday, February 8, 2013 from 7:30 A.M. to 2 P.M.

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Natural Resources Trade Show

The speech will be presented mainly in French.

Prices

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Ticket(s) $350* $450*
Table(s) of 10 $3150* $4050*
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By phone
514 871-4001

For more information

Kevin Alouini
Manager, Strategic Forums
514 871-4000, ext. 4048
kalouini@ccmm.qc.ca

Cancellation policyNo reservations, cancellations or refunds as of 2 days before the event. Participant substitutions are accepted at no extra charge until the event is held. Please note that only written cancellation notices sent by fax at 514 871-5971 or by email at achat@ccmm.qc.ca will be accepted.

Location

Palais des congrès de Montréal
1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle
Montréal

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Natural resources constitute a significant source of collective wealth. At the heart of many projects across Quebec, they represent development opportunities for the communities involved and for businesses that intend to invest on these territories. How can the metropolitan economy serve the development of our resources? What spin-offs can these major investments trigger for the metropolitan economy?

Develop your business :

  • Come discuss the numerous projects linked to this industry.
  • Explore the development opportunities available.
  • Learn more about the off-spins of these major investments for the metropolitan economy.
  • Network with the key actors of this industry.

Program :

  • 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: Conferences
  • 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.: Networking buffet

Among the organizations that have confirmed their presence:

  • Rio Tinto Alcan
  • Osisko
  • ArcelorMittal Mines Canada
  • Champion Iron Mines Ltd.
  • Minalliance
  • Réseau de la transformation métallique du Québec
  • TES - The Employment Solution
  • Valorisation Abitibi-Témiscamingue
  • Investissement Québec
  • NJ-Albert Télécommunications Inc.
  • Acier Profilé SBB Inc.
  • Adriana Resources Inc.
  • Iron Ore Company of Canada
  • Kepa Transport Inc.
  • Les Équipements Twin Ltd. - Michel Gohier Ltd.
  • Martel Express Montréal Inc.
  • Cheminée Lining
  • Chubb Edwards
   
  • Galion experts-conseils Inc.
  • Gelpac
  • Groupe Castech / Plessitech
  • Intertek Testing Services (ITS) Canada Ltd.
  • Opus2 Mobile Solutions Inc.
  • ATCO Structures & Logistics
  • Capitale Hélicoptère
  • Centre de formation professionnelle de la Baie-James
  • Matériaux King et Compagnie
  • MegaDome® / Harnois Industries
  • Rio Tinto, Fer et Titane (RTFT)
  • RMH Industries
  • www.monplannord.com
  • Pedlex Ltd.
  • Xstrata Copper
  • Xstrata Nickel
  • Xstrata Zinc

 
NATURAL RESOURCES STRATEGIC FORUM
 

Opening remarks

 

Michel Leblanc
President and CEO
Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal

   
 
I. HOW TO MAXIMIZE LOCAL IMPACTS FROM THE METAL PROCESSING SECTOR?

Presentation of the results of the study on metals processing in the metropolitan region

Michel Leblanc
President and CEO
Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal

   


Steps to be taken to maximize local processing of our mineral resources

Panelists:

Frédéric Chevalier
General Manager
Réseau de la transformation métallique du Québec
Normand Champigny
Chair of the Board of Directors
Minalliance
Étienne Jacques Étienne Jacques
Chief Operating Officer
Rio Tinto Alcan Primary Metal
North America
   
 
II. PORTRAIT OF THE NEW FOREST INDUSTRY: INNOVATIONS AND BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES
 
Pierre Lapointe
President and Chief Executive Officer
FPInnovations

Yvon Pelletier
Executive Vice President
President, Specialty Cellulose and Chemical Group
Tembec

John D. Williams
President and Chief Executive Officer
Domtar Corporation
   
 

Renewing and enhancing quebec forests through genome science

 
John MacKay

Professor and Associate Dean
Faculty of Forestry, Geography and Geomatics
Université Laval

   
 
III. THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE NATURAL GAS AND HYDROCARBON SECTOR IN QUEBEC
 
Jean-Yves Lavoie
Cofounder and Chief Executive Officer
Junex
André Proulx
President and founder
Pétrolia
 

Côte-nord natural gas project

 

Martin Imbleau
Vice President, Operations, Major Projects and Renewable Energy
Gaz Métro

   
 
IV. MINING ISSUES AND PROJECTS IN QUEBEC
 

Current state of mining projects in Quebec

 

The role and involvement of major engineering consulting firms in the development of the Quebec mining sector

Emilio Imbriglio
Partner in charge of the Corporate Finance Consulting Group and Chairman of the Board of Directors
Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton

Michael Novak

Executive Vice-President, Global Government, Aboriginal and Economics Affairs

SNC-Lavalin

 

50 years of mining operations: the growth and evolution of the Matagami Camp

 

Real cost of mining in Quebec within the context of additional contributions requested

Martin Plante

Martin Plante
General Manager
Xstrata Zinc, Matagami Mine
Alain Cauchon

Alain Cauchon
Vice President, Operational Excellence and Human Resources
ArcelorMittal Mines Canada

 

Economic benefits of Quebec-based mining companies: the case of Osisko Mining Corporation Inc.

 

A word from the Minister

Bryan A. Coates

Bryan A. Coates

Vice President, Finance and CFO
Osisko Mining Corporation Inc.
Nicolas marceau

Nicolas Marceau

Minister of Finance and the Economy
CLOSING

Closing remarks and thanks

 

Michel Leblanc
President and CEO
Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal

   

GOLD SPONSOR

Osiko    


SILVER SPONSORS

Enbridge Rio Tinto Rio Tinto


COPPER SPONSORS

Adriana Arcelor Mittal Genome Québec
Hewitt New Millenium Iron Investissement Québec
XSTRATA XSTRATA  


In collaboration with:

  • Les Affaires
  • Minialliance
  • RTMQ