Every year for 39 years, mining industry leaders meet with provincial decision-makers at Queen’s Park for a full day of events focused on issues that matter to our industry and to the people of Ontario. “Meet the Miners” gives members of the Legislature and senior mining executives the opportunity to exchange ideas to continue strengthening Ontario’s mining sector, while delivering real benefits to the people in this province.
On November 1, 2017, the focus of “Meet the Miners” was on the mining sector’s exceptional potential to contribute to the economic development of Ontario, provided good policy and governance frameworks are in place.
“The history of Ontario demonstrates that mining can transform people’s lives and communities for the better,” noted OMA Chair Duncan Middlemiss. “As we seek to improve quality of life, while confronting global challenges like climate change, mining – and specifically, Ontario mining – is very much part of the solution. Continue Reading →