Young Mining Professionals (YMP) is a growing association of mining professionals based in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and London that share the goal of advancing the global profile and leadership of the Canadian-based mining and exploration industry. YMP was established to assist participants in obtaining the skills, support and knowledge to successfully advance their careers, develop a network of contacts within the industry, and identify career and mining-related investment opportunities. YMP facilitates these objectives through topical networking, guest speaker and social events organized throughout the year
Networking Cocktail, November 2018
Xplor 2018 Distinguished Speakers Event with Pierre Lassonde, Chairman of the board of Franco-Nevada and Bryan Coastes, CEO of Osisko Gold Royalties, October 2018.
Breakfast Conference on Sustainable Development in the Mining Sector with Simon Thibault,Director of Environment and Social Responsibility at Nemaska Lithium; Jean-Philippe Mai, Vice President Business Development at Dundee Sustainable Technologies and Guillaume Brossard, Director Development & LNG at Énergir.
Xplor 2017 Distinguished Speakers Event with André Gaumond, Ex-President of Virginia Mines, Patrick Godin, Chief Operation Officer and Vice-President of Stornoway Diamonds and Robert Sauvé, President of the Société du Plan Nord, October 2017
Distinguished Speakers Event with Québec Ex-Premier Jean Charest and Guy Bourassa CEO of Nemaska Lithium, May 2017
Xplor 2016 Networking Cocktail, October 2016
Financing in the Mining and Energy Sector, April 2016
Xplor 2015 Networking Cocktail, October 2015
Networking Cocktail, June 2015
Exploration in the Mining Sector, October 2014
Networking Cocktail, July 2014
Innovation in the Mining Sector, March 2014
Challenges in Recruiting Young Professionals in the Mining Sector, October 2013