April 4 - 6, 2017

08:00 – 09:00 Registration
“Our mission is to contribute to the effective and responsible development of Mexico´s mineral resources, to disseminate valuable information for the mining industry and to promote business.”
09:00 – 09:15 Douglas Coleman, General Director
Adelina Alemán, Director of Marketing and Communications
Mexico Mining Center
Introduction and Welcome
09:15 – 09:45 Mel Herdrick, Independent Consultant
Geology of the Mazoneña Mine, La Colorada, Sonora
09:45 - 10:15 Dave Duncan, VP Exploration
Oceanus Resources Corp.
The Geology of the El Tigre Gold-Silver Deposit, Sonora, Mexico
10:15 - 10:30 Globexplore Drilling
10:30 - 11:00 John-Mark Staude, President and CEO
Riverside Resources Inc.
Financing Discoveries in Mexico
11:00  - 11:30 Luís Castro, VP Exploration
Endeavour Silver Corp.
Proyectos en Exploración: Terronera-Compas-Parral
11:30 – 12:00 Coffee Break
12:00 – 12:30 Alina Gaibor, Exploration Manager
Alamos Gold Inc.
Recent Exploration Success at La Yaqui, Mulatos Mining District, Sonora
12:30 – 12:45 Kevin Maher, Senior Vice President, Water and Mineral Services
Layne Christensen
Drilling Contractor Ecosystem: Healthy or Hurting?
12:45 – 13:15 Bill Rehrig, Independent Consultant
The End of the Laramide Orogeny as we Know it: The Switch from Porphyry Copper to Au/Ag Veins
13:15 – 13:45 Paul Linton, Chief Business Development and Strategy Officer
Hyperspectral Core Imaging – Core Logging in the Digital Era
13:45 – 15:15 Lunch
15:15 – 15:45 Lynda Bloom, President
Analytical Solutions Ltd.
Understanding and Communicating Uncertainty
15:45 – 16:15 Mike Clarke, Founder and Director, President and CEO
Plata Latina Minerals Corp.
Ore Horizon Strategy in the Mexican Silver Belt – The Naranjillo Discovery
16:15 – 16:45 Carlos E. Clynes Mogica, President
Paradigm in the Use of Portable Analyzers in the Mining Industry
16:45 – 17:00 Evonik
Video Presentation
17:00 – 17:30 Matthew Booth, Principal Geologist
Rock Modeler, Inc.
The Joys of Data – Are There Any?
17:30 – 18:00 Lea Márquez, President and CEO
Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
The Arizona Sonora Mega Region
18:00 – 20:00 Ice Breaker Reception
Networking Event
08:00 – 09:00 Coffee Break
09:00 – 09:30 Raúl Diaz, Director
Silver One Resources Inc.
Silver One Resources, Inc.: Creation of a New Silver Company
09:30 – 10:00 David Jones, Director
Minaurum Gold Inc.
'Learning Moments and Discovery Tales from the Sierra Madre del Sur of Mexico': Stories of the discoveries of Los Filos, Morelos and Biricu in the Guerrero Gold Belt as well as El Aguila, Oaxaca and the new Switchback discovery.
10:00 – 10:15 David Boucher, Branch Manager - Mexico
Major Drilling
Partners on the Ground
10:15 – 10:45 Alejandro Chávez, Chief Brown Fields Geologist
Compañía Minera Cuzcatlán, S.A. de C.V. (Fortuna Silver Mines, Inc.)
Exploration of the San José Mine, Oaxaca, México
10:45 – 11:15 Matthew Gray, President and Founding Director
Resource Geosciences Inc.
Discovery of the HS Gold Zone, La Trinidad Mine, Sinaloa
11:15  – 11:45 Coffee Break
11:45 – 12:15 Tim Barry, CEO and President
Silver Bull Resources Inc.
Sierra Mojada Project, Coahuila, Mexico
12:15 – 12:30 Student Presentation
12:30 – 13:00 Hall Stewart, Independent Consultant
The Diverse Roles of the Project Geologist in Project Development
13:00 – 13:30 Tony Rovira, Managing Director
Azure Minerals Ltd.
Cascada - Promontorio Project: Discovery of the Copper Porphyry  System and it´s Transitional Ateration, Geochemistry and Geological Evidences from the Upper Epithermal High Sulphidation (Cu, Au, Ag), Temósachi, Chihuahua, México.
13:30 – 15:00 Lunch
15:00 – 15:30 Simon Mortimer, Managing Director and Principal Consultant
Atticus Geoscience
Geometallurgical Characterization Through Event Modelling
15:30 – 16:00 Robert MacDonald, General Manager of Exploration
Southern Silver Exploration Corp.
Geology of Cerro Las Minitas Project, Durango, Mexico
16:00 – 16:15 Tom Liffiton, CEO
Dark Bean
Custom Software Solutions
16:15 – 16:45 Gustavo Gallego, Project Geologist
Kootenay Silver Inc.
La Cigarra Silver Prospect, Parral District, Chihuahua
16:45 – 17:15 Dawn García, Independent Consultant
Opportunities to Reduce Project Development Costs: The long-term economic benefits of collecting hydrogeologic information during exploration activities
17:15 – 17:45 Alfonso Martínez, Director of Exploration
Grupo Mexico
Preliminary Results of the Exploration Program at the Aznalcollar Project, Spain
17:45 - 18:00 Ameco
Special Presentation
20:00 - Cheese and Wine
Cocktail Attire
La Cascada Garden Area
08:00 – 09:00 Coffee Break
09: 00 – 09:30 Don Hulse, Vice President of Mining
Gustavson Associates Inc.
International Social License in Mining Projects
(En Español)
09:30 – 10:00 Gerry Mitchell, President
Satellite Surveying of the Ixtaca Gold – Silver Deposit, Puebla, Mexico
10:00 – 10:15 Oscar García, Head of Support
Introduction to GIS Connect
10:15 – 10:45 Joanne Freeze, President and CEO
Candente Gold Corp.
Rediscovering El Oro – Past Producer of over 6.4M oz Au and 70M oz Ag
10:45 – 11:15 Jerome Poujaud, Manager of Business Development for Latin America
Comprehensive solutions for the water cycle in a mining project
11:15 – 11:45 Coffee Break
11:45 – 12:15 Miguel A. Miranda, Managing Director
EGEX Exploration
The discovery of the Cu-Au-Mo porphyries and related epithermal deposits of Ixhuatan, Chiapas: A new Pleistocene-Holocene Metallogenic Province
12:15 – 12:30 Federico Arboleda, Fundador
Rig to model – The value of images in resource definition
12:30 – 13:00 Ken Balleweg, Independent Consultant
The San Carlos Deposit: Late-Stage, High-Grade Gold Telluride Mineralization in the Mulatos High Sulfidation District, Mulatos, Sonora, Mexico
13:00 – 13:30 Russell Myers, Independent Consultant
Oriented Core: A tool for all stages of exploration and development.
13:30 – 15:00 Lunch
15:00 – 15:30 Miguel Heredia, President
Gambusino Prospector, S.A. de C.V.
Geology of Sediment Hosted Copper Deposits in Northern Mexico
15:30 – 16:00 Ignacio Camarena, Project Geologist
Evrim Resources Corp.
Geochemistry and Geology of the Porphyry Copper Prospect “Llano del Nogal”, in the Cananea – La Caridad Trend, Sonora, Mexico
16:00 – 16:15 Mike Quaranto, Regional Sales Manager
Terex Trucks - Sponsored by Ameco
Terex Trucks- Equipment for Mining and Construction Applications, Past and Present
16:15 – 16:45 Craig Gibson, Founder
Las Playas Project, Chihuahua, Mexico
16:45 – 17:15 Brigette Martini, Chief Geologist
Corescan, Inc.
Mapping pro- and retrograde skarn mineralogy at sub-millimeter through to deposit scale using hyperspectral core imaging: examples from Mexico, Peru and Australia
17:15 – 17:30 Adrian de la Riva, Geological Consultant
The Importance of the Use of Geological Data Management Systems in Exploration Projects.
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Exhibitor Booths 21 - 22
Discoveries 2017 Mining Conference
Discoveries 2017 Mining Conference
April 4 - 6, 2017


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