THE 2017 YUKON GEOSCIENCE FORUM STRIVES
TO BRING YOU A DYNAMIC AND INFORMATIVE AGENDA.

 

Agenda may be subject to change*

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18

Ballrooms (A and B)
8:30 to 9:00 AM Traditional Welcome(s) – Opening Remarks
Provided by All Orders of Government
9:00 to 10:00 AM Key Note Speaker (TBD)
10:00 to 10:30 AM Nutrition Break (Trade Show Floor)
Sponsored by Tintina Consultants
10:30 to 11:30 AM Panel: Industry Innovations
11:30AM  to 1:00 PM Yukon WIM Fundraiser Luncheon & AGM
Featuring Key Note Speaker: Susan P. Craig
Canadian WIM Trailblazer Award Recipient
1:00 to 2:00 PM Key Note Speaker (TBD)
2:00 to 3:00 PM Panel: Roads to Resources Sponsored by K&K Truck Rentals
3:00 to 3:30 PM Nutrition Break (Trade Show Floor)
3:30 to 4:30 PM Panel: First Nation Joint Venture Partnerships
Sponsored by Cobalt Construction Ltd.
5:00 to 7:00 PM Opening Reception – Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre Multi-Purpose Room
Sponsored by Archer Cathro & Associates
Featuring the Selkirk Spirt Dancers: Sponsored by Casino Mining Corp.
Supported by ATAC, Newmont and Nuna Group of Companies
Yukon Convention Centre (Trade Show)
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Trade Show Open
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM Family Day
Sponsored by Golden Predator
Towne Club – Town & Mountain (T&M) Hotel
7:00 to LATE 2nd Annual Rig & Dig
Hosted by Mercer Contracting and Great West Equipment

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19 INVESTMENT FORUM –
Presented in Partnership with Yukon Mining Alliance

Ballrooms (A and B)
8:30 AM Welcome Remarks by the Hon. Ranj Pillai
9:00 to 10:00 AM Key Note Speaker (TBD)
10:00 to 10:30 AM Nutrition Break (Trade Show Floor)
Sponsored by Banyan Gold
10:30 to 11:30  AM Corporate Presentations
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM Beef & Bun Luncheon (Trade Show Floor)
Sponsored by Alexco Resource Corp.
1:00 to 3:00 PM PDAC: State of the Industry (TBD)
Corporate Presentations
3:00 to 3:30 PM Nutrition Break (Trade Show Floor)
3:30 to 4:30 PM Invest Yukon: Yukon Mineral Attraction Panel
Yukon Convention Centre (Trade Show)
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Trade Show Open
3:30 to 5:00 PM Poster Display and Core Shack ‘Happy Hour’
Sponsored by BMC
Best Western, Gold Rush Inn
8:30 AM to 4:00 PM Yukon Placer Forum 
4:00 to 5:30 PM Klondike Placer Miners’ Association Reception

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20

Ballroom A
8:30 to 9:00 AM Technical Talks Opening (YGS)
9:00 to 10:00 AM YGS Technical Talks
10:00 to 10:30 AM Nutrition Break (Trade Show Floor)
Sponsored by EDI Environmental Dynamics
10:30 to 11:30 AM YGS Technical Talks
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM Beer & Sandwich Luncheon (Trade Show Floor)
Sponsored by Associated Engineering
1:00 to 3:00 PM YGS Technical Talks
3:00 to 3:30 PM Nutrition Break (Trade Show Floor)
3:30 to 5:00 PM YGS Techical Talks
4:30 to 6:00 PM YukonWIM Reception (KDCC)
6:00 to 7:00 PM YCM Awards Banquet – Champagne Reception
Sponsored by Small’s Expediting Services
7:00 to 10:00 PM YCM Awards Banquet
Sponsored by Alkan Air Ltd.
10:00 PM to late Live Local Music: 202 Motor Inn
Ballroom B
10:30 to 11:30 AM Yukon First Nation Industry Engagement Guide
1:00 to 3:00 PM Non-techical Talks
3:30 to 4:30 PM Non-technical Talks (TBD)
Yukon Convention Centre (Trade Show)
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Trade Show Open
10:00 AM to 2:30 PM Yukon Student Tours
Presented by the Yukon Geological Survey
Sponsored by JDS Energy & Mining
Supported by Cobalt Construction Ltd. and Wellgreen Platinum

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21

Ballroom A
8:30 to 10:00 AM YGS Technical Talks
10:00 to 10:30 AM Nutrition Break (Trade Show Floor)
10:30 to 11:30 AM YGS Technical Talks
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM YCM Luncheon and AGM
1:00 to 3:00 PM YGS Technical Talks
3:00 to 3:30 PM Nutrition Break (Trade Show Floor)
3:30 to 5:00 PM YGS Technical Talks
Ballroom B
9:00 to 10:00 AM Non-Technical Talks
10:30 to 11:30 AM Non-Technical Talks
1:00 to 3:00 PM Non-techical Talks
2:00 to 3:00 PM Panel: Yukon’s Carbon Tax
3:30 to 4:30 PM Non-technical Talks (TBD)
Yukon Convention Centre (Trade Show)
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Trade Show Open
10:00 AM to 2:30 PM Yukon Student Tours
Presented by the Yukon Geological Survey
Sponsored by JDS Energy & Mining
Supported by Cobalt Construction Ltd. and Wellgreen Platinum
3:30 to 6:00 PM YCM Closing Reception
Sponsored by Northern Vision Development LLP