Barr staff at SME conference
Denise Levitan, Russ Sheets, Rachel Walker, Amar Patel, and Meg Pierce-Walsh will be presenting and chairing technical sessions at the MineXchange 2020 Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) Annual Conference & Expo in Phoenix, Arizona. Barr will also be at booth #1003 throughout the conference, February 23–26, and we’re proud to sponsor this year’s Young Leaders Mentor Luncheon.
On February 24, Denise will chair a session on “Environmental: Data – A Resource to Develop and Manage” and present “Integrating Multiple Data Streams to Refine a Conceptual Site Model.” On February 25, Russ will serve as the chair of a session on “Mining & Exploration: Geosciences: Open Pit Geotechnical” while Rachel presents “Using Sustainability Tools to Certify Renewable Energy Projects at a Mining Operation.” Then, on February 26, Amar will chair the “Environmental: Best Practices for Permitting and Regulatory Negotiations” session, and Meg will discuss “National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Alternative Compliance Strategies.”
The Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration organizes this annual conference and expo to bring together a wide variety of mining industry professionals and provide educational and networking opportunities. To learn more about this year’s exhibit hall, educational technical sessions, short courses, networking functions, and field trips, click here.