CIM/MEG Social Night – June 14, 5:00 – 7:00 pm

The Garage, 200 Barclay Parade SW (Eau Claire Market)
The CIM and Calgary MEG would like to invite our members and friends to gather once more this Spring for a casual social evening. Please join a diverse group of geoscientists and engineers for drinks and conversation at The Garage in Eau Claire Market. Appetizers will […]

MEG Lunch Talk, Tuesday June 19 – Gold-silver mining in Nevada – Corvus Gold Inc.


Corvus Gold Inc. is a North American gold exploration and development company, focused on its near-term gold-silver mining projects at the North Bullfrog and Mother Lode Districts in Nevada. In addition, the company controls a number of royalties on other North American exploration properties representing a spectrum of gold, silver and copper projects. Corvus […]

Edward Everett (Ned) Gilbert

I came across this article recently, and I post it here for the interest of our members. Ned Gilbert hasn’t come out to an MEG meeting for many years. It seems he’s still alive, but he’d be about 96 now. You can’t really blame him for not coming out to meetings anymore. Probably our […]

MEG Luncheon April 6, 2018 – Prize Mining

Meeting the Demands of an Electrified World: The Manto Negro Copper Project, Mexico


Meeting the demands of an increasingly electrified world is the mission of Prize Mining Corporation, a Calgary based mineral exploration and development company. The Manto Negro Project is a high grade district scale oxide copper project located in Coahuila State, northeastern Mexico […]

Lithium Mineral Exploration in Alberta: Government/Industry Workshop Wed, March 28, 2018

MEG Members are invited to attend a free, full day industry/government lithium workshop.

Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Location: Pekisko Room (3rd Floor), McDougall Centre, Calgary (455, 6th St. SW)
Time: 9 am to 4 pm
Cost: Free, and lunch is provided
Please RSVP to by March 20 to confirm
DRAFT AGENDA (Subject to Change)
09:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Department […]

MEG Luncheon Friday, March 16, 2018

New Promise in the South Walker Lane Trend in Nevada
The Southern Walker Lane Trend in Nevada is experiencing a recent surge in exploration activity.   Common opinions in the mining industry describe gold deposits in the Walker Lane Trend as higher grade, but small.  This notion is beginning to change as recent exploration activity could […]

MEG Luncheon Feb 9, 2018

The Brisas-Cristinas Gold Mining Project in Venezuela. A Case Study for International Ventures
Rene J. Abreu


The Brisas-Cristinas gold and copper mining project is located in Venezuela, South America. It is one of the largest gold-copper deposits ever discovered in the Americas. A joint venture agreement to develop the project with the Venezuelan Government was announced […]

MEG Luncheon Jan 12 2018

To attend, please respond to or The only reason we ask for a response is to judge the approximate attendance so we have enough food. We don’t sell tickets, although our seating capacity is limited to about 60.  You’re welcome to just show up, but we do appreciate an RSVP.

Date: Friday, January […]

MEG Lunch Talk Friday Dec 1, 2017

Dale A. Leckie, University of Calgary, Department of Geoscience

Banff, Yoho, and Jasper National Parks form part of the UNESCO Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks World Heritage Site. They are described by UNESCO as characterized by “rugged mountain peaks, ice fields and glaciers, alpine […]

Friday November 10 MEG Lunch Talk

Jim Allan – Early Stage Mineral Exploration in Latin America
Location: Kerby Centre downtown Calgary (1133 – 7th Ave. SW). This presentation will be held in the Kerby Lounge on the 2nd floor. Doors open at 11:30am and talk starts at noon. Members: $20; Non-members: $25; Students: $10. To attend, please email so we […]