EKCM – East Kootenay Chamber of Mines

College of the Rockies Career Fair

March 2020

A one-day event that connects job-seekers with employers from the mineral exploration and mining industry. KEG had a booth with lots of materials which educated the public about minerals and mining as well as staff on-hand to answer any questions the public had.

AME Strategic Plan component(s): Public Awareness and Stakeholder Awareness and Education;

Elementary School Outreach

February 2020

On February 12th the East Kootenay Chamber of Mines President, Jason Jacob conducted a paleontology presentation to two classes from Gordon Terrace Elementary school at the Cranbrook History Center. This presentation was made as part of our outreach program in partnership with the History Center.

AME Strategic Plan component(s): Public Awareness and Stakeholder Awareness and Education;

QGIS Workshop

January 2020

The QGIS workshop was a one day course presented by the East Kootenay Chamber of Mines, held at the Columbo Lodge in Cranbrook. The participants learned how to use GIS software and the uses in an interactive computer mapping, workshop setting.

AME Strategic Plan component(s): Public Awareness and Stakeholder Awareness and Education;