Tag Archive: PDAC

22 Feb 2021 - Industry News, Event News, GIM Suite – Technology, EnviroSys - Technology

3 big reasons to visit acQuire’s virtual booth at PDAC 2021

Make sure to visit us online at PDAC 2021 The acQuire team is heading to PDAC – virtually! The annual Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) annual international convention is one of the highlights on our calendar, even with a different format this year! For the first time ever PDAC is going completely virtual... View Article

01 Apr 2020 - Event News, Business Management, Podcast

The GIM Channel: Data – How is it leading the change in people, process and technology across the mining industry?

Technological innovation is being driven by one of our most important underlying assets – data. We are seeing an explosion of data collection and use in the mining industry from a multitude of sources. But are we using it to the best of our ability? How is it helping increase productivity and minimise costs across... View Article

17 Mar 2020 - Industry News, Event News, Business Management

PDAC highlights rocky outlook for mineral exploration in 2020

PDAC highlights rocky outlook for mineral exploration in 2020 Attendance expectations were down in the days leading up to PDAC 2020, as world events started to have greater impact leading up to the convention. However, the first day was optimistically busy with a healthy crowd of attendees visiting the opening ceremonies, trade shows and investors... View Article

17 Feb 2020 - Industry News, Event News, GIM Suite – Technology

Make sure to visit us at PDAC 2020

The acQuire team is heading to Toronto! The annual trek to Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) annual international convention is one of the highlights on our calendar, even though our Perth crowd have to forgo sun and sand for snow and ice. (In all seriousness, we love it.) This year we’re particularly excited... View Article

29 Aug 2017 - Event News, Technology Partner

The connected mine and the quest for better decisions

acQuire’s GIM Talks at PDAC 2017 acQuire hosted a series of GIM presentations featuring guest speakers from the mining and mineral exploration industry during the PDAC Convention in 2017. The presentations gave attendees technological insights in GIM and offered real-life case studies from the field. “The Connected Mine” was presented by acQuire, REFLEX and ARANZ... View Article

09 Jun 2017 - Industry News, Event News, Business Management

Drive strategic change by assessing your Geoscientific Information Management

acQuire’s GIM Talks at PDAC 2017 acQuire hosted a series of GIM Talks featuring guest speakers from the mining and mineral exploration industry. The talks gave attendees technological insights in GIM and offered real-life case studies from the field. Jenni Pfeiffer, Manager – Geologic Data Systems at Kinross Gold delivered her presentation “GIM Assessments as... View Article

08 May 2017 - Event News, Podcast by The acQuire Newsroom

The GIM Channel: Special podcast series recorded live from PDAC

This week we feature 5 podcasts as part of a special edition GIM Channel, recorded from PDAC in Toronto. We took time out at one of the world’s biggest mineral exploration conventions to chat to: 1. Andrew Scott, Senior Director, Innovation at Barrick Gold Corporation Andrew Scott, and acQuire’s Director of Product, Steve Mundell, chat... View Article

04 May 2017 - Industry News, Business Management by Alison Atkins

Opinion: We are entering an optimistic, data driven phase

Leaving this year’s PDAC 2017 conference in Totonto left me feeling the industry is at the beginning of a new, positive phase. There seemed to be a new, cautious optimism amongst the attendees, fueled by forecasts of positive commodity price changes over the coming three years. SP Global forecasts only lead and iron ore will... View Article

20 Mar 2017 - Industry News, Event News

Big PDAC 2017 signals new confidence in exploration

Following a larger recorded attendance at the world’s largest mining event, the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada’s (PDAC) 2017 Convention, it seems confidence is returning to the minerals and mining sector globally, particularly in North America. More than 24,000 people, including investors, analysts, mining executives, prospectors, geologists, government officials and students, attended the four-day... View Article

01 Mar 2017 - Industry News, Event News

Global mining software company acQuire exhibits at PDAC 2017

acQuire is excited to be exhibiting at the upcoming PDAC 2017 conference where some of the world’s best technology in mineral exploration will be on show in Toronto, Canada. More than 22,000 attendees and 1,000 exhibitors from over 100 countries will be at the world’s leading convention, which features technical sessions and networking. acQuire will... View Article

29 Jun 2016 - Business Management

Five Challenges in GIM Facing Mining and Exploration Companies

Mining and exploration companies have a particular set of challenges they face to ensure their geoscientific information is managed as effectively as possible. This year at the Convention of the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC), the GIM Panel, hosted by acQuire, discussed current challenges and trends impacting geoscientific information management (GIM) for the... View Article

24 May 2016 - Industry News, GIM Suite – Technology

How new technologies are influencing challenges and trends in GIM

The GIM Panel, hosted by acQuire Technology Solutions at PDAC 2016, discusses the current challenges and upcoming trends impacting geoscientific information management (GIM) for the natural resources industry. PDAC attendees stopped by the acQuire booth to hear guest speakers from Cameco, Nyrtsar Mining and Exploration Mapping Group discuss: new tools and solutions which give better... View Article

05 May 2016 - GIM Suite – Technology, Technology Partner

Access the Coreshed core image library direct through the GIM Suite

Corescan joined acQuire Technology Solutions at PDAC 2016 to present the latest functionality of the new GIM Suite 2 and Coreshed connectivity. The connection between GIM Suite 2 and Corescan’s Coreshed image library allows core imagery products to be accessed directly in the GIM Suite through a specialised database link. The specialised link has been... View Article

31 Mar 2016 - Event News

Miners Need Focus, Discipline and Good Geoscientific Data

Miners need to focus on finding and mining higher grade ore bodies and must be disciplined about keeping costs down. That’s the advice for companies in the mining and exploration sector this year from experts speaking at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Convention earlier this month. More than 22,000 delegates from more... View Article

19 Jan 2016 - Event News

acQuire is Exhibiting at PDAC Convention 2016

acQuire is looking forward to joining the mineral exploration industry at the 2016 Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) annual international convention from 6 to 9 March. Meet over 20,000 attendees and 1,000 exhibitors from over 100 countries at the world’s leading convention for mineral exploration. In addition, attend technical sessions, short courses and... View Article

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