Roundtable discussions (in-person only)

Time: 3:15 pm
day: 26 April 2022
stream: STREAM B: WATER QUALITY & TREATMENT

Details:

Converting poorer quality water into a useable resource  

  • How can desalination and reverse osmosis aid reuse of water throughout mining operations?  
  • How does this change sourcing water for certain sites? 

Moderator: Jay Weber, Assistant Professor, University of Toronto 

Treating water in perpetuity  

  • What solutions are you exploring for treating water in closed and legacy mines? 
  • How does climate change impact planning? 

Moderator: Vladimiros Papangelakis,Director, Institute for Water Innovation 

Treating contaminated water on a mine site 

  • What is the role of regulators in your region? 
  • How are you managing relations with the local communities? 
  • What is the most efficient way to balance capital and operational costs? 

Moderator: Ron Benn, Director, Boojum Research