Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)

Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)

September 02, 2011 14:17 ET

Media Advisory: PDAC President on Building a Robust International Mining Industry

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sep 2, 2011) -

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By nourishing the exploration industry, India can build a healthy and sustainable mining industry that will reap tremendous social and economic benefits, says Dr. Scott Jobin-Bevans, president of the PDAC.

A committed proponent of the idea that "Mineral Exploration = Success," Dr. Jobin-Bevans will present the PDAC''s thoughts on lessons learned in Canada on how to create and foster a successful exploration and mining sector with an emphasis on attracting small cap/junior explorers.

What: "Building a Robust International Mining Industry"
Who: Dr. Scott Jobin-Bevans, PDAC President
Where: Mining – Exploration Convention and Trade Show
Bangalore International Exhibition Centre, 10th Mile, Tumkur Road, Madavara Post, Dasanapura Hobli, Bangalore
Contact: Pramod Tyagi (phone) +91 9818236455
When: Monday, September 5, 2011, time to be confirmed

The Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) represents the Canadian mineral exploration and development industry. The association is best known for its annual convention. Held every March in Toronto, it is the world''s largest annual mineral industry conference and this year we had more than 27,000 delegates – a new record – with representation from 120 countries.

Dr. Scott Jobin-Bevans is the president and a director of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Western Ontario and is a director and founding partner in Caracle Creek International Consulting Inc. He has raised capital for private and junior exploration companies; held management, director and officer positions with public companies; and managed multi-million dollar exploration projects from early stage through advanced exploration.

Dr. Scott Jobin-Bevans will be available for interviews following his presentation.

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Contact Information

  • Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)
    Greg MacDonald
    PDAC Communications Specialist
    416-362-1969 ext. 233 or 647-204-0302 (cell)