My personal PDAC 2017’s Report – and it is a good one

As I sat in my seat onboard my Delta fight bound to LAX and then YYZ -yes I am a fan of airport codes- I suddenly realised that it was my 10th time attending PDAC in Toronto. Wow! The fist time I went there was in 2005; it feels like a lifetime ago. I used to go every … Continue reading My personal PDAC 2017’s Report – and it is a good one

Argentinean conundrum. Part 2: Yes, it is time to go back!

A little over a year ago, I wrote about why I thought it was time for investors to return to Argentina; I shared what was happening after Mauricio Macri took office and what was to be expected, in my opinion. Shortly after, I was also one of the experts interviewed by The Northern Miner, a … Continue reading Argentinean conundrum. Part 2: Yes, it is time to go back!

Long time no see! well, write to be accurate (and I usually am, ahem!)

There are so many priorities in life. Depending on where you are in your journey, it can be your personal life, family & friends, work, exercise... Well, some of it -or most likely all in my case- got in the way of this lovely blog idea. I had such good fun especially with my Argentinean conundrum post … Continue reading Long time no see! well, write to be accurate (and I usually am, ahem!)

Latin American focused events, during PDAC 2016 (cheeky agenda)

Here's my compilation of the events that are taking place, with Latin America as topic, from Saturday to Thursday. Monday should be a busy day... Enjoy! Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday March 5, 2016 March 6, 2016  March 7, 2016  March 8, 2016  March 9, 2016  March 10, 2016 MORNING/ALL DAY       … Continue reading Latin American focused events, during PDAC 2016 (cheeky agenda)

What to expect from PDAC 2016 (other than being cold)

I can't make it to Toronto’s this year –shocking, I know, don’t even remind me– but I thought I could join in the fun by doing one of the things I like best, writing. PDAC is by far the most exciting, lively and useful mining conference I've been, and I have been to quite a … Continue reading What to expect from PDAC 2016 (other than being cold)

Attending mega mining events. How to participate successfully and not die trying

Originally published in May 2010 on Argentina Mining's monthly newsletter. By Paola Rojas* Participating in events is a costly endeavour and as a result it requires careful planning to maximize your ROI. Some experiences in PDAC and Expomin that help to reach this goal. PDAC: “Where the mineral industry meets”. When they say that PDAC … Continue reading Attending mega mining events. How to participate successfully and not die trying