THIS IS MINING: THE PODCAST
Ontario’s future and the opportunity for responsible resource development: A conversation with Ontario Minister Greg Rickford and Tony Makuch, President & CEO, Kirkland Lake Gold

Ontario’s future and the opportunity for responsible resource development: A conversation with Ontario Minister Greg Rickford and Tony Makuch, President & CEO, Kirkland Lake Gold

December 17, 2020

The end of 2020 is near and we’re looking forward, post COVID-19. What does the future of Ontario look like?  How will we economically recover?  Will Ontario’s abundance of minerals and metals fuel our growth? What role does mining have in a clean and green future? We’re talking to two committed champions of Northern Ontario and responsible resource development. 

Scientific Hope and Inspiring Discovery: A Conversation with Samantha Kuula, Chief Business Officer, Sudbury Neutrino Observatory (SNOLAB)

Scientific Hope and Inspiring Discovery: A Conversation with Samantha Kuula, Chief Business Officer, Sudbury Neutrino Observatory (SNOLAB)

December 9, 2020

How can we embrace sound science and try to understand the very essence of life around us? By going deep underground.  We’re talking to Samantha Kuula from the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory – or SNOLAB as its called – a Nobel prize winning, world-class science facility located deep underground in the 120-year-old Vale Creighton nickel mine near Sudbury, Ontario in Canada.

Entrepreneurial Hope and the Logic of Diversity:  A conversation with Alicia Woods & Nicole Lynds

Entrepreneurial Hope and the Logic of Diversity: A conversation with Alicia Woods & Nicole Lynds

December 2, 2020

Why does representation matter? How can traditionally male-dominated industries like mining, technology and space become just ‘industries’? It’s good business - just ask Alicia Woods, who - in the early days of founding Covergalls - earned a deal with Michael Wekerle on Dragons' Den. We’re also talking with Nicole Lynds, an employee at Vale and a transgender woman about finding the courage to ‘be the change you wish to see.'

Economic Hope & the Path to Reconciliation: A conversation with Glenn Nolan, VP Government Affairs, Noront Resources

Economic Hope & the Path to Reconciliation: A conversation with Glenn Nolan, VP Government Affairs, Noront Resources

November 25, 2020

His father had a grade three education and his daughter is a university-educated banking professional. According to Glenn Nolan, past Chief of the Missanabie Cree in Ontario, his community’s self-sufficiency is rooted in the development of natural resources on their traditional lands. From hunter-gatherers to captains of industry within 3 generations, economic hope leads to economic freedom. It all started in the late 1940s with a small spark of hope for the Missanabie Cree.

THIS IS MINING: THE TRAILER

THIS IS MINING: THE TRAILER

November 19, 2020

Explore stories of human transformation connected to Ontario’s mining industry.  You may be surprised to learn how our abundance of minerals offers hope for the future and the opportunity to make the world a better place.

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