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Wednesday, January 12, 2011 | Posted in News & Events

Canadian North travel rates now online

Canadian North, the official airline of the 2011 Nunavut Mining Symposium, is pleased to provide a discounted rate for our delegates traveling into Iqaluit for the 2011 Nunavut Mining Symposium. Visit the Travel page for more information.

Sunday, May 2, 2010 | Posted in News & Events

2010 evaluation survey is online

Please fill out this evaluation and let us know how we can improve the Nunavut Mining Symposium next year. The survey has 10 questions, and should take you about 5 minutes to complete. Rest assured that all responses will be kept confidential.

We’d appreciate it if you would complete survey by Monday, May 31, 2010.

Click here to open the 2010 evaluation survey.

Friday, February 19, 2010 | Posted in News & Events

Patricia Mohr confirmed as speaker

Patricia M. Mohr

Vice-President, Economics and Commodity Market Specialist, The Scotiabank Group

photo2Patricia Mohr is Vice-President, Economics, at Scotiabank’s Executive Offices in Toronto. Pat is responsible for commodity market research in Scotia Economics and works closely with Scotia Capital’s Corporate and Investment Banking groups — including the Mining team – with ScotiaMocatta and with Global Risk Management. Scotia Capital is among the top three corporate mining banks in North America (No. 1 in Canada) and is a leading provider to the mining industry internationally, with extensive offices throughout China, the Far East and Latin America (Chile, Peru and Mexico). ScotiaMocatta is the world’s top physical trader of precious metals, is a member of the London Gold & Silver Fixes and has recently become a member of the Shanghai Gold Exchange.

Ms. Mohr developed the ‘Scotiabank Commodity Price Index’ – the first Index designed to measure price trends for Canadian commodities. Pat maintains a close interest in national and international economic and financial market developments.

Ms. Mohr holds an Honours B.A. Degree and a Masters Degree in Economics from The University of British Columbia and originally comes from Vancouver.

Prior to joining Scotiabank, Ms. Mohr spent a number of years with Alberta Energy Co. Ltd. (now EnCana Corp.) in Calgary and with CP Ships and Canadian Pacific Bermuda in London, England as Corporate Economist. Pat began her career with Natural Resources Canada in Ottawa.

We are pleased to welcome Pat back to this year’s Nunavut Mining Symposium.