In the Interest of Copper

Copper, the base metal we all know and love. Or maybe we don’t know it that well? Whatever your copper knowledge, this high-demand base metal should be on your list of interests for #AMERoundup 2019. It’s a green technology superstar that, as it turns out, occurs in a lot of rocks in British Columbia.

To help you take full advantage of  “all things copper” at #AMERoundup 2019, here are some copper-specific program highlights:


Speaker Spotlight – SolGold, an Emerging Copper-Gold Major

Dr. Steve Garwin, SolGold PLC
Monday, January 28, 1:00 PM – 1:50 PM | Innovation Stage

SolgGold’s Alpala Cu-Au resource in Ecuador continues to impress. Hear the latest from this project during their Speaker Spotlight on the Innovation Stage.

The Business of BC Copper: Past and Future Perspectives

Dr. Michael Doggett, Beach Metal Resources
Tuesday, January 29, 9:05 AM | East Ballrooms AB

This talk is part of the BC Copper Advantage Technical Session. With green technology driving demand for base metals, the attraction to producing copper is high. But did you know that BC has some of the largest copper stores and is the most attractive place to explore globally? Find out more about why this Province wins gold (ahem) in copper exploration.

Copper: Can Exploration Keep Pace with Demand?

Mark Ferguson, S&P Global Market Intelligence
Tuesday, January 29, 2:25 PM | East Ballrooms AB

A perfect follow-up to Dr. Doggett’s talk above, Mark Ferguson will take us through a copper outlook as part of the Commodities and Financial Markets Technical Session.

Geology of the Saddle North Au-Cu Porphyry Discovery, Northwestern BC

Charlie Grieg, GT Gold Corp.
Thursday, January 31, 10:50 AM | East Ballrooms AB

Before the 2019 Conference wraps up, come and learn about a brand new copper discovery in the Golden Triangle of northern BC, part of the BC/Yukon/Alaska Cordillera session.


You can see these highlights and highlights for other interests (looking at you Gold) in our new ‘Interests’ section of the roundup.amebc.ca home page.

And don’t forget to register by December 14 to take advantage of early-bird savings!