The technical plenary of the Symposium Mines & the Environment 2015 will focus on the Challenge of managing increasing volumes of waste in mining, both for the barren, the concentrator tailings, sludge treatment, and drainage water.

The plenary will be held Tuesday, June 16, 2015, 3:40p.m. to 4:40p.m. The panelists are: 

  • Ward Wilson - University of Alberta
  • Chris Lee - Golder Paste Tec
  • David Blowes – University of Waterloo
  • Ronald Nicholson – Ecometrix
  • Jeff Skousen – University of West Virginia
  • Michel Aubertin - IRME UQAT-Polytechnique
  • Malcolm Scoble - University of British Columbia