MARKHAM, ONTARIO - On Mar. 10-11, Canadian mining suppliers will have a unique occasion to learn about business opportunities with BARRICK GOLD CORP.'s global operations. The Barrick conference is chance for suppliers to learn about Barrick's operations and meet directly with personnel from the company.
The four projects that will be highlighted at the conference (Cowal, Australia; Lagunas Norte, Peru; Veladero, Argentina and Pascua-Lama, Argentina/Chile) are expected to produce more than 2 million ounces of new gold production annuallythe best pipeline of new projects in the gold mining industry.
Senior managers from Barrick's Toronto headquarters will participate, as well as project and mine managers from the above projects plus the company's Hemlo, Eskay Creek and Goldstrike mines. The conference has been organized by CAMESE, the Canadian Association of Mining Suppliers for Export.
Participation is limited to the first 80 delegates who register before Mar. 3. The conference brochure and registration form are available at www.camese.org/barrick.pdf. For more information, contact Dolores Wharton at, tel: 905-513-0046, ext. 305 or e-mail [email protected]
Barrick is a leading international gold mining company, with 11 operating mines and six development projects in the United States, Canada, Australia, Peru, Chile, Argentina and Tanzania. Barrick is also exploring more than 100 projects in 16 countries.