AME responds to Introduction of new BC UN Declaration Legislation

Vancouver, BC, Canada – The introduction of the new BC Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act by the government of British Columbia provides a framework for the gover… Read More

October 25, 2019

AME offers condolences following Yukon aircraft accident

The Association for Mineral Exploration (AME) has learned of an aircraft incident that claimed the lives of its pilot, Shawn Thomas Kitchen, and its single passenger, Julia Lane… Read More

August 12, 2019

AME welcomes Kendra Johnston as new President & CEO

The Association for Mineral Exploration is pleased to announce that Kendra Johnston has been appointed as President & CEO of the Association, effective June 13, 2019.

Ms. Jo… Read More

June 3, 2019

AME launches ‘AME MinEx Talks’ a new two-day event aimed at Modern Explorers

Vancouver, B.C., Canada – The Association for Mineral Exploration’s (AME) MinEx Talks event was held on Thursday 25 and Friday 26 April 2019. Over the two days, there were three Sh… Read More

May 1, 2019

AME Responds to B.C. Budget 2019

Victoria, B.C., Canada – The B.C. Budget 2019 announcement includes meaningful support for the mineral exploration and mining industry. Items submitted by The Association fo… Read More

February 19, 2019

AME Roundup 2019 Concludes with Renewed Support from the Province

The Association for Mineral Exploration’s 2019 Roundup conference concluded on Thursday, January 31, wrapping up a week of exciting announcements in support of the industry fr… Read More

February 6, 2019

AME Announces 2019 Board of Directors With a Focus on Diversity

Vancouver, BC — January 21, 2019 — The Association for Mineral Exploration (AME) has set the precedent for gender diversity at the highest level in the workplace for the Mineral E… Read More

January 21, 2019

AME Announces 2018 Award Winners

Leaders in Mineral Exploration and Mine Development to be Recognized at AME Roundup Awards Gala

Vancouver, B.C. – December 6, 2018 – The Association for Mineral Exp… Read More

December 6, 2018

AME Responds to BC Professional Reliance Report

Concerns regarding recommendations

Vancouver, B.C., Canada – The Association for Mineral Exploration (AME) has concerns regarding today’s release of the final report of the r… Read More

June 28, 2018

BC Mining and Exploration Sees Resurgence After Years of Stagnation

Market indicators strong despite impact of historic wildfire season

VANCOUVER – British Columbia’s mineral and coal exploration industry grew last year for th… Read More

March 5, 2018

AME Responds to Federal Budget

Vancouver, B.C., Canada – The Association for Mineral Exploration (AME) expresses its support for Budget 2018 as tabled by Canada Finance Minister Bill Morneau today in Ottawa.… Read More

February 27, 2018

AME Responds to Provincial Budget

Victoria, B.C., Canada – The provincial budget announced today maintains a fiscal platform for establishing B.C. as a globally competitive jurisdiction for mineral explorati… Read More

February 20, 2018

Mineral Explorers Respond to Tabling of Impact Assessment Bill

Vancouver, B.C. – The Association for Mineral Exploration (AME) has responded to the tabling of Bill C-69 by Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change in the … Read More

February 14, 2018

AME’s Roundup 2018 Wraps with Renewed Confidence


AME’s Roundup 2018 Wraps with Renewed Confidence as Industry Sees First Growth in Five Years

Speaker Highlights: Minister Michelle Mungall, Tech Solutions Innovator Ry… Read More

January 29, 2018