Canadian Mining Journal

Canadian Mining Innovation Council

  • News

    INNOVATION: CMIC looks forward with members’ support

    March 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – The Canadian Mining Innovation Council (CMIC), along with partners from across Canada, submitted a proposal to the government of Canada’s Innovation Supercluster Initiative in 2017. The objective was to transform the mining sector’s productivity, performance, and competitiveness by

  • ENVIRONMENT: CMIC launches industry-led group to create advanced sensors

    December 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – The Canada Mining Innovation Council (CMIC) says that its environment group has launched an industry-led consortium for the development of advanced environmental sensors. The consortium will invest in technology companies developing next generation technology platforms for water quality monitoring.

  • INNOVATION: Mining sector’s clean resources proposal shortlisted for supercluster initiative

    October 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – The potential to generate significant environmental benefits, energize regional economies and create jobs has meant the mining sector’s clean resources proposal has made the shortlist for the federal government’s innovation  supercluster initiative. CLEER (Clean, Low-energy, Effective, Engaged and Remediated), a clean resources

  • News

    INNOVATION: CMIC and CEMI offer joint submission to federal government

    August 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – The Canada Mining Innovation Council (CMIC) and the Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI) propose the creation of a clean resources supercluster called, CLEER (clean, low energy, effective, engaged and remediated) in a joint submission to

  • Feature

    Getting to CMIC’s zero waste vision

    May 1, 2017 by Alisha Hiyate

    As executive director of the Canada Mining Innovation Council (CMIC), Carl Weatherell has a lot of conversations with people in the industry about innovation. But those conversations often have to start by defining terms – specifically by distinguishing innovation from