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Measuring Mineral Resources: Get the dirt here!
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When: 19/03/2015
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Where: CanChamHK Boardroom
1301 Kinwick Centre
32 Hollywood Road
Hong Kong
Contact: Stephanie Yim

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Price: Members $200 | Non-Members $300
(Business Lunch is included)

Measuring Mineral Resources:Get the dirt here!

In the mining industry, for investment professionals and casual investors, we often hear about mineral resources. What does that actually mean? Noted expert and Senior Managing Director Asia of Behre Dolbear, Alastair McIntyre, will share his knowledge and insight with us:
  • What isa Mineral Resource and an Ore Reserve?
  • JORC Code and other international reporting standards
  • Uses of Mineral Resource and Ore Reserve estimates
  • Current Mineral Resource & Ore Reserve reporting practices
  • Reviewing and understanding technical reports and why it is crucial to industry professionals
  • Comparing Western and Chinese measurement systems and identifying their pitfalls

Presented jointly by Cancham NRC and CIM Hong Kong MES Chapter, this session will be of interest to investors, professionals and anyone interested in the mineral industry. No technical expertise will be required to learn about this interesting topic. The session is a precursor to a second session on Mineral Valuation planned for April.

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About the Speaker:
Alastair McIntyre
Senior Managing Director - Asia, Behre Dolbear (Hong Kong)

Mr. Alastair McIntyre is Senior Managing Director – Asia, Behre Dolbear in Hong Kong. He has more than 30 years of global experience in the mining business with 20 years spent in the banking and finance sectors in Hong Kong, Sydney, New York and Toronto primarily with Scotiabank.

Mr. McIntyre began his career as a geologist and holds a B. Sc. (Geology) and a B. Comm. (Bus Admin and Economics) from Dalhousie University in Canada. Mr. McIntyre has a diversified understanding of the mining business through structuring complex metal deals, managing metals sales desks and mining companies and working as an exploration and underground mine geologist. Prior to managing Behre Dolbear’s Asian business, he held positions in Private Equity and served as Executive Director and COO for private and public companies in Hong Kong and Jakarta. His combined technical and financial experience provides him a unique perspective into understanding of the mining and metals business.
Natural Resources Committee of  Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong(CanCham NRC)
Founded in 2012, the committee brings together members of the CanCham involved in natural resources, including mining and oil and gas.The Committee's objective is to support our members in the natural resource industry,provide education and industry awareness, and promote business opportunities between our members and industry participants.

Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Management & Economics Society(CIM MES)
Founded in 1898, the CIM is the leading not for profit technical society of professionals in the Canadian Minerals, Metals, Materials and Energy Industries.The Management and Economics Society, or MES, encompasses members involved in all aspects of the management of companies active in the mining sector,as well as, those involved in the economics and finance of mining.MES sponsors events that provide a forum for industry professionals to share experiences, insights and ideas on topics relating to the economic, management and financial aspects of the mining business.

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