Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Annual Convention 2022

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Date: June 13 to June 29, 2022
Venue: In-Person at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre and Virtual
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Target Audience: Businesses in the mining sector, including suppliers from Canada and around the world. The event attracts exhibitors, investors, analysts, mining executives, geologists and government officials internationally.
Sector: Mining

Event description:

The Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Annual Convention is the world’s largest and most important international mining industry gathering attracting over 25,000 attendees from 135 countries in recent years. The Convention, taking place in-person from June 13-15, 2022, and virtually from June 28-29, 2022, has an international reputation for networking, deal-making and discussing the current trends shaping the industry. The Convention provides an unparalleled opportunity to showcase Canadian mining expertise and leadership with its focus on:

The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) in collaboration with the Mining Suppliers Trade Association (MSTA) Canada will offer Business-to-Trade Commissioner (B2TC) meetings during PDAC. Canadian businesses will have the opportunity to meet with Trade Commissioners from the TCS to gain insights into new international markets, and/or foreign companies to discuss potential commercial collaboration. If you’re attending PDAC in-person, you can also connect with Trade Commissioners at the TCS booth in the Canada Pavilion.

Stay tuned for our market snapshots that will be here online leading up to the event. By reading each market/country profile you will:

Join us to discover how Canadian companies are challenging traditional mining practices and industry norms to deliver greater services and value for their clients. The TCS, Export Development Canada (EDC), Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) and MSTA Canada will be hosting an online discussion series during PDAC 2022 showcasing leaders in Canadian innovation who are redefining the way we think about mining.

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Activities organized by the Trade Commissioner Service

The TCS helps Canadian companies navigate the complexities of international markets. With 1,000 Trade Commissioners in offices across Canada and on the ground in more than 160 cities worldwide, the TCS offers market intelligence and an unmatched network of contacts to help Canadian companies succeed abroad.

The TCS offers services free of charge to Canadian companies and organizations.

To learn more about TCS programming, please contact the TCS PDAC team at

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