News

14
Oct

Women in Mining Canada & Mines and Money Drinks Reception

In celebration of our partnership with Mines and Money, we’re hosting a free drinks evening in Toronto Tuesday, October 16th, 2018 and we’d love for you to join us.        Date: Tuesday, October 16th, 2018 Time: 7:00 pm (EST);     Doors (and the bar) open for the event at 6 pm Location: Kensington A Ballroom, Delta Toronto Hotel       
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19
Jun

Please Help Our Canadian Diamonds in the Rough Team Complete in the International Games for Mine Rescue

YOU CAN HELP OUR CANADIAN DIAMONDS-In-THE-ROUGH TEAM COMPETE IN THE WORLD INTERNATIONAL GAMES FOR  MINE RESCUE IN EKATERINBERG, RUSSIA IN SEPTEMBER 2018. This is the only all female team that has qualified in what is considered to be the Olympics of Underground Mine Rescue. However, they need additional financial support to be able to cover the costs for air travel
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11
May

Women in Mining Canada 2018 Rick Hutson Memorial Award and Student Trailblazer Award Winners; Christine Petch & Aimee Harper Discuss Mentorship; Formal and Informal Methods

Tune into our 2018 Rick Hudson Award and Student Trailblazer Award Webcast and Listen to: Aimee Harper and Christine Petch Discuss Mentorship Please join Women in Mining Canada and its “Trailblazer Selection Committee” in celebrating Christine Petch and Aimee Harper as the winners of the 2018 Women in Mining Canada Rick Hutson Memorial Award and Student Trailblazer Award. The purpose of
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18
Apr

Women in Mining Canada 2018 Indigenous & Student Indigenous Trailblazer Award Winners; Nalaine Morin & Rachel Ambrus Discuss How The Culture of Mining Has Changed

Tune into our 2018 Indigenous and Student Indigenous Trailblazer Webcast and Listen to: Nalaine Morin and Rachel Ambrus Discuss How The Culture of Mining Has Changed Please join Women in Mining Canada and its “Trailblazer Selection Committee” in celebrating Nalaine Morin and Rachel Ambrus as the winners of the 2018 Women in Mining Canada Indigenous and Student Indigenous Trailblazer Awards. The purpose of
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30
Mar

Women in Mining Canada 2018 Trailblazers; Heather Bruce-Veitch and Patricia Tirschmann Share Their Stories

Tune into our 2018 Trailblazer webcast and listen to: Heather Bruce-Veitch and Patricia Tirschmann's Trailblazing Journey Please join Women in Mining Canada and its “Trailblazer Selection Committee” in celebrating Heather Bruce-Veitch and Patricia Tirschmann as the winners of the 2018 Women in Mining Canada Trailblazer Award. The purpose of the award is to bring national recognition to women in mining
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6
Mar

Thank you for Making the Mining for Diversity Cocktails and Awards Event at PDAC 2018 a Huge Success

Thank You for coming to the Mining for Diversity Cocktail & Awards at PDAC 2018. You and over 800 other guests contributed to the event's success, together with our Lead Sponsor, RBC, our other sponsors, Teck Resources, Dentons, Coralis Software, Covergalls Workwear and Kevin Palmer Photography, and our partners, iWIM, WIM Toronto, WWR and MIHR, and not to forget our
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18
Jan

Come join us all at the Hart House, University of Toronto, and participate in an exciting panel discussion on “Navigating Challenges and Changes in the Dynamic Mining Industry”

Mining is inherently a risky business, closely following the volatility and associated cyclicity of the commodity market. The mining industry must continuously adapt and implement new technologies and practices, and as such, innovation and resilience are key. Women in Mining University of Toronto is excited to announce our upcoming panel discussion, entitled: ‘Past, Present, and Future: Navigating Challenges and Changes
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18
Dec

WOMEN IN MINING CANADA PDAC 2018 MINING FOR DIVERSITY COCKTAIL AND AWARDS EVENT

The PDAC 2018 Cocktail and Awards Event celebrates diversity and inclusion in the mining and resources industry. Join our lead sponsor, Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) women and men from the mining industry on March 6th, 2018 at 16h30 to 18h00, North Building, Level 100 – Hall 105/6, Metro Convention Centre, for an evening of networking, appetizers and cocktails. Awards will

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10
Nov

WOMEN IN MINING CANADA PARTICIPATING IN THE MINERAL SECTOR AND GENDER WORKSHOP IN ULAANBAATAR, MONGOLIA

Toronto, November 10th, 2017 – Women in Mining Canada (“WIMC”) have been invited by SESMIM (“Strengthening Extractive Sector Management in Mongolia”), under the auspices of Global Affairs Canada) to participate in their conference about “Mineral Sector and Gender”. The Conference will be held in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on November 17, 2017. Siri C Genik, WIMC board member and Principal of BRIDGE©

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14
Feb

Patricia Tirschmann and Heather Bruce-Veitch Nominated as the 2018 WIM Canada Trailblazer Award Winners

Women in Mining Canada (“WIMC”) and its "Trailblazer Award Selection Committee" (“TSC”) are very pleased to announce Patrica Tirschmann and Heather Bruce-Veitch as the winners of the 2018 Women in Mining Canada Trailblazer Award. The Women in Mining Canada Trailblazer Award is the first national award in Canada to recognize the achievements of women who have made a significant contribution
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