Mining Minister Gankhuyag heads stellar line-up of speakers at
Mongolia@PDAC conference, March 4, Toronto; Free registration
if received by February 25; $50 thereafter

Mongolia’s Minister of Mining, His Excellency Davaajav Gankhuyag, heads the line-up of outstanding speakers at the second annual Mongolia@PDAC 2014, a half-day investors conference in Toronto on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, during the 82st annual convention of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC). Other government officials participating include the Chief of the Ministry’s Mining Policy Division and the Deputy Director of the Mineral Resources Authority of Mongolia (MRAM).

Newly confirmed speakers and panel moderators are Virginia Flood, VP of Rio Tinto; Jeff Parr, CFO of Centerra Gold; Cameron McRae, Strategic Advisor to SkyPath Partners LLC; D. Damba, President of the Mongolia National Mining Association and Tim O’Neill, Managing Director of Calais Capital LLC. Speakers previously announced include James Passin, Co-Founder and Fund Manager, Firebird Management LLC, Michael Preiss, Founder & Chief Investment Officer, Mongolia Asset Management Ltd, and Jay Liotta, Mahoney Liotta law firm in Ulaanbaatar. For full details, please see the preliminary program below.

Registration is free only if you register by Tuesday, February 25. Fill out and return the registration form in the link below via email to [email protected] by February 25. Thereafter, registration is $50 per person. Note that this registration is only for the Mongolia event, not for admission to the PDAC conference itself. For additional information on PDAC, go to:   You may register for and attend the March 4 Mongolia event even if you are not registered for PDAC.

Mongolia@PDAC is organized annually by the NAMBC, the Government of Canada and the Canadian Embassy in Ulaanbaatar, joined this year by the Ministry of Mining. Rio Tinto is the Premier Sponsor; Centerra is Gold Sponsor, and Firebird Management and Skypath Partners are Silver Sponsors. Our partners include the Mongolian National Mining Association (MNMA) and the Business Council of Mongolia (BCM).
Mongolia has made major improvements in FDI and mining policy over the past year. This March 4 conference is an opportunity to learn about how these changes may benefit your company. The venue is the King II Room, Mezzanine Level, Hyatt Regency Toronto on King Street, a short walk from the Toronto Convention Centre. On March 4, registration check-in starts at 1:00 PM; speakers, panels, and Q&A, 1:30 PM to 5:30 PM; Networking Reception, 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM. If you have any questions about the program, contact Counselor Maxim Berdichevsky, Canadian Embassy/UB, [email protected], or Steve Saunders, NAMBC, [email protected] 


Click HERE for the Mongolia@PDAC 2014 registration form

Click HERE for the Preliminary Program

Click HERE for the Mongolia@PDAC invitation flyer

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Minister Gankhuyag 

Jeff Parr
Centerra Gold

James Passin
Firebird Management LLC