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Social Events

Student Networking Dinner

This unique and interactive networking event was a perfect opportunity for students in mining related fields to connect with tailings and mine waste industry professionals. It was an exceptional evening of fun, games, prizes, food and very inspirational inspirational guest speakers.

Tuesday Guest Speaker Luncheon – SOLD OUT

Vale’s Experiences in the Geotechnical and Tailings Field!

Attendees for this exclusive luncheon event at the Tailings and Mine Waste 2023 conference heard from Guest Speakers – Rafael Jabur Bittar and Geraldo Paes Junior from Vale. The two speakers spoke about the main projects implemented and shared their experiences about Vale’s journey in improving its tailings and dams management system.

Thank you to our Sponsor:

Offsite Social Event

Greta Arcade Bar – Pub Setting with Video Games

Participants enjoyed a social night of arcade games at a popular bar in downtown Vancouver. Over fifty arcade games were on offer, ranging from large format Pop-A-Shot Basketball and Air Hockey to classics like Donkey Kong and Tetris. It was a terrific networking opportunity with some fun and games thrown in!

Organized by: Bryan Bale, Teck Resources

Offsite Social Event – SOLD OUT

Vancouver Brewery Tour – Explore Vancouver’s Craft Brewing Scene

Tailings and Mine Waste 2023 attendees had this chance to visit Vancouver’s craft beer scene! It was an excellent opportunity to connect with international and local delegates attending the Conference and see some fun parts of the city.

Organized by: Grant Mitchell, BGC Engineering

Thank you to our Sponsor:

Offsite Social Event – SOLD OUT

Discover British Columbia – Historic Gastown Dinner, Jazz Music and more!

This offsite event was a unique dinner in the heart of Vancouver’s historic Gastown neighborhood, with local food and wine pairings that showcased the best of British Columbia. Participants enjoyed a four-course, west coast celebration amidst great company at a fine dining restaurant.

Thank you to the Organizers and Sponsors: Doina and Caius Priscu – Priscu and Associates Consulting Engineers Inc.