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WGC EVENTS

Wednesday April 21, 2021, 1 pm Pacific/4 pm Eastern

  • How to Design Your Mat Leave & Return to Work to Support An Ambitious Career

    • Planning your transition into parenthood can be one of the most stressful and uncertain moments in women's careers. This talk explores how to take control and start designing a maternity leave, return to work process, and ambitious career that works for you as you become a parent.

    • Speaker: Darrell Farrow, Career & Parenting Coach

      • Darrell is a geologist with over 30 years of experience leading and mentoring in the mining and exploration industry. She started her career as the first woman geologist employed in the mines in South Africa and worked her way into senior technical management, all while balancing a successful career with raising a family and creating an equal parenting relationship with her husband. Now as a Career & Parenting Consultant, she helps women create the successful careers they want while being great parents without the guilt.

    • Register here.

 

Wednesday May 5, 2021, 8 am Pacific/11 am Eastern/3 pm UT

  • EMinar: A Career as a geophysicist - a cumulation of unplanned opportunities

    • Speaker: Nadine Veillette

    • Nadine was a Leading Lady last summer and we're excited to see her speak as part of the EMinar series. You can read her blog post here.

    • Register here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday May 19, 2021, 1 pm Pacific/4 pm Eastern

  • Diversity & Inclusion in mining: how can companies shift towards more inclusive cultures?

OTHER EVENTS

Tuesday April 20, 2021 - Thursday, April 29, 2021

  • Professional Geoscientists of Ontario's 2021 Virtual Symposium

    • Panel Session A: Avoiding Disaster – The Case for Building a Stronger Future by Including Diversity in Decision Making

    • Panel Session B: Risky Business!  A Changing Paradigm of Managing Risks in a Changing World

    • Panel Session C: Resource Management: Infinite Wants and Minimal Wastes  

    • Panel Session D: Innovation in Geoscience: Implications of Emerging Technologies and Their Applications​

    • Register here.

 

WGC PAST EVENTS

International Women's Day: Monday March 8, 2021

  • #ChooseToChallenge #IWD2021

  • "We can all choose to challenge and call out gender bias and inequality. We can all choose to seek out and celebrate women's achievements. Collectively, we can all help create an inclusive world." Read more

  • Want to call out injustices? But not sure how? Be an active bystander! Learn more

  • Tell the women in your life that they matter to you!

Thursday March 4, 2021, 12 pm ET/9 am PT

  • Picture A Scientist group discussion

Tuesday February 9, 2021, 12 pm ET/9 am PT

  • Mentoring: A Pathway to Bridge the Gender Gap

  • Co-hosted by WGC and Professional Geoscientists Ontario

  • All the details in the flyer HERE

Wednesday February 10, 2021, 12 pm ET/9 am PT

  • Fireside Chat - The Board Experience

  • Hosted by Women In Mining - Toronto Chapter

Wednesday January 29, 2021, 130 pm ET/1030 am PT

  • Annual General Meeting: all the details here

Friday January 22, 2021, starting at 12 pm ET/9 am PT

  • Picture A Scientist movie screening: all the details here

  • The event will run for 72 hours!

Wednesday January 13, 2021, 4 pm ET/1 pm PT

  • Speaker: Anna Shaughnessy (biography)

  • Developing a successful career in geoscience

 

Wednesday December 16, 2020, 4 pm ET/1 pm PT

  • Speaker: Mitra Kangazian

  • 3D unconstrained inversions of magnetotelluric (MT) and gravity data sets using tetrahedral grids from the Howley Basin, western Newfoundland

Friday November 6, 2020, 1 pm ET/10 am PT

  • WGC Fall Summit: all the details here

Wednesday October 14, 2020, 4 pm ET/1 pm PT

  • Speaker: Michelle Sciortino

  • Orford Mining’s Properties: Exploration Techniques and Implementation of Various Technologies in the Field

Wednesday September 16, 2020, 4 pm ET/1 pm PT

  • Speaker: Isabelle D'Amours

  • The business of geoscience: writing a proposal

  • Presentation slides

Wednesday August 12, 4 pm ET/1 pm PT

  • Discussion leader: Janice Fingler

  • Discussing the difficult topics with grace

Wednesday July 15, 4 pm ET/1 pm PT

  • Speaker: Heather Gamble

  • Title: Gender Advancement in Male Dominated Industries: A Case Study - Artemis Project

Meeting @ GAC-MAC-IAH conference in Quebec City - RSVP here

Monday, May 13, 2019 at 5 pm

Room 303A in Quebec City Convention Centre

Meeting @ PDAC in Toronto - RSVP here

Monday, March 4, 2019 at 7:15 am

8th floor @ 207 Queens Quay West (Geosoft office)

Mining for Diversity & Awards Reception @ PDAC in Toronto - INFO here

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 4 pm

Metro Toronto Convention Centre

Check out the flyer!

Meeting @ RoundUp in Vancouver

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 4 pm

WGC @ Carleton University

Director Victoria Tschirhart will be presenting a scientific talk on the Athabasca Basin (Saskatchewan), followed by a talk on who WGC is and what we stand for.

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 11:30 am

Location: Carleton University, Department of Earth Sciences, 3120 Herzberg Building

More details here

"The Powerful Presenter In You" short course @ SK Open House

Presented by Eureka Experience in partnership with WGC and Condor Consulting

Monday, December 3 @ 8 am to 5 pm

All the details here

Meeting @ SEG conference in Keystone, CO

Monday, September 24 @ 5:30 pm

Happy hour meet-up @ RFG conference in Vancouver, BC

Monday, June 18 @ 5:30 pm

 

Social meet-up @ CIM conference in Vancouver, BC

Tuesday, May 8 @ 11:30 am

 

Coffee meet-up @ PDAC conference in Toronto, ON

Monday, March 5 @ 7 am

 

Social meet-up @ RoundUp conference in Vancouver, BC

Monday, January 22 @ 4 pm