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  • 22 Jan 2020
  • 11:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • DENTONS VANCOUVER Conference Center, 250 Howe Street, 20th floor



The CERBA-Vancouver chapter is pleased to announce the IX Vancouver International Mining Conference on the margins of and in partnership with AME BC Roundup-2020.

The Conference is hosted by Dentons Canada LLP and takes place on January 22nd, 2020, from 12pm to 5pm (registration starts at 11.30am).

Significant changes in geopolitical and economic landscape in the last few years motivate many companies to look for trade and investment opportunities outside of traditional markets environment. The IX CERBA Conference will be focused on the on-going projects in the resource sector open for consideration to Canadians in Greater Eurasia countries such as Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Russia, Uzbekistan,  and more. It will also raise important points of global industrial development, climate change and growing sustainable indigenous communities. 

 The panels of experts including representatives of public and private sector, diplomats, international business advisers, investment and law specialists will share insights and conduct interactive discussions on best practices of global trade and strategic cross border partnerships for successful engagement into the untapped market opportunities. The CERBA-Vancouver International Mining Conference is effective traditional venue for networking, building new business contacts between Canada and Eurasia and facilitation of trade and investment.

Invited distinguished Speakers include

  • Hon. George Chow, Minister of State for Trade BC Provincial Government
  • H.E. John Sloan, Former Ambassador of Canada to Russia, Armenia and Uzbekistan 
  • Mrs. Renee Umezuki, Global Affairs Canada, Vancouver Regional Office
  • Mrs. Kendra Johnston, President and CEO, Association of Mineral Explorations BC
  • Mr. John Sandrelli, Managing Partner, Dentons Canada LLP (Vancouver) 
  • Hon. Stockwell Day, Distinguished Fellow, Asia Paific Foundation of Canada
  • H.E. Mr. Akylbek Kamaldinov, Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Canada
  • H. E. Mr. Yadmaa Ariunbold, Ambassador of Mongolia to Canada
  • H.E. Mr. Alexander Darchiev, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Canada
  • Mr. Styanislav Borodyuk, Vice President, KINROSS Gold Corp.
  • Mr. Ulf Schneider, CEO and President, SCHNEIDER GROUP (CIS and Russia)
  • Mr. Emil Osmonbetov, Head of State committee on Subsoil and Energy, Government of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan 
  • Ms. Erin Campbell, Chair of CERBA-Vancouver Chapter, President of ECMB Capital Partners Inc.

Expected international business delegations include leading companies from Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, and the Russian Federation.

B2B meetings with the delegates will be available by preliminary requests at the conference and during the Roundup. Lists of delegates are to be published beginning December.

We are looking forward to welcome our members and friends at the IX CERBA-Vancouver  International Mining Conference!

For the preliminary Program of the conference, please, click HERE

For the Business Program offered to the international delegates ,

please, click HERE

For more information about the Conference and to RSVP

please, contact the Regional Director of CERBA-Vancouver Chapter,

Tatiana Domilovskaya at 604 720 2905 or [email protected]

AME BC Roundup

AME Roundup 2020 is coming to the Vancouver Convention Centre East on January 20 - 23, 2020. 

AME’S annual Mineral Exploration Roundup conference brings together more than 6,000 people annually to share innovative ideas, generate new connections and create collaborative solutions related to mineral exploration and development. It is a space where mineral explorers, industry professionals and leaders go to network and is a driving force for mineral exploration in Western Canada and the North and South American Cordillera. 

With the theme 'Lens on Discovery' and an eye on the newest trends and opportunities, the 2020 AME Roundup conference will explore the technical highlights and successes in the mineral exploration profession. Now in its 37th year, the focus of the Conference will be placing a lens on discovery for a closer look at those projects, innovations and expertise that exemplify the passion and skill in our industry. Roundup 2020 brings people together around exceptional technical sessions and networking events.

Register now at

About AME BC:

AME is the lead association for the mineral exploration and development industry based in British Columbia. Established in 1912, AME represents, advocates and promotes the interests of over 5,000 members who are engaged in mineral exploration and development in B.C. and globally. AME encourages a safe, economically strong and environmentally responsible industry by providing clear initiatives, policies, events and tools to support its membership in delivering responsible projects that advance reconciliation and provide benefit to all British Columbians.  To learn more about what we do, our policy updates and membership information, go to


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