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Dynamic Earth Supports SAMSSA Growth

Posted Monday, March 20th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   March 20, 2017 DYNAMIC EARTH SUPPORTS SAMSSA GROWTH   (SUDBURY, ON) –   Dynamic Earth is adding to their support of the Sudbury Area Mining Supply and Services Association (SAMSSA) for the next three years. It builds on their existing partnership, which was announced in December 2015. The new agreement, will […]

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SAMSSA Vice President Alicia Woods Is recognized as a Young Global Leader for 2017

Posted Monday, March 20th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

  Meet the Young Global Leaders class of 2017 Today the World Economic Forum announced the Class of 2017 – 100 of the world’s most up-and-coming artists, business leaders, social entrepreneurs, tech pioneers, thinkers and policymakers. They include a tech entrepreneur whose mobile app has helped over 100,000 smallholder farmers in Africa, a Yale Graduate […]

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Emerging Tech Sector Organization Launches in Sudbury

Posted Monday, March 20th, 2017 by SAMSSA

Greater Sudbury may not know it, but the tech sector is alive and growing right here in our hometown. Code_Op, an organization established to bring coders and software developers together with local enterprise, launched Thursday night at The Taphouse. And based on the number of people who turned out, it may already be a bigger […]

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SAMSSA Member Update Cementation Canada Big Winner at #DisruptMining

Posted Sunday, March 19th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

    Cementation was the big winner of the evening as a co-winner of the $1 Million dollar grand prize and also the winner of the prestigious People’s Choice Award as the audience favourite 38 a day ago by: BayToday Staff Roy Slack, President of Cementation Canada Cementation Canada, with facilities in North Bay, was […]

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These two coders are pushing to make Sudbury the programming capital of the north

Posted Thursday, March 16th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

Official Launch March 16 Large Crowd Attended More Forthcoming Another part of the Sudbury Mining Cluster  that brings the next level of expertise   The Sudbury CodeOp is a locally-run group that connects programmers and developers CBC News Posted: Mar 13, 2017 12:00 PM   A new initiative in Sudbury is aiming to connect programmers […]

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Ontario’s Hemlo gold mine could live longer

Posted Tuesday, March 14th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

     by Carl Clutchey (Thunder Bay Chronicle-Journal – March 12, 2017) March 14, 2017 Barrick Gold’s flagship Hemlo operation near Marathon could operate for nearly another 10 years if ongoing exploration and analysis at the site bears fruit, the company says. “If the study results are positive, the life of the mine could be […]

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FedNor Injects $1.9 Million in Kirkland Lake Region to Spur Innovation

Posted Monday, March 13th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

News Release For Immediate Release   FedNor Injects $1.9 Million in Kirkland Lake Region to Spur Innovation, Create Jobs and Accelerate Business and Economic Growth   March 13, 2017 – Kirkland Lake, ON – The Government of Canada is investing $1,901,500 to support technology and innovation, as well as research and development, while ensuring businesses […]

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June issue, Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal

Posted Monday, March 13th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

  June issue, Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal   Planning for the June issue of Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal is now underway. Please let Norm Tollinsky know by the end of this week  if you have any stories you’d like him to consider.   The interviewing window for this issue runs from March 27 to April […]

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Forging mining ties with Mexico

Posted Monday, March 13th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

Forging mining ties with Mexico By Sudbury Star Staff Sunday, March 12, 2017 8:11:43 EDT PM Nickel Belt MP Marc Serre, right, and Sudbury mayor Brian Bigger, third from left, were on hand at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada convention in Toronto, where they agreed to work with the State of Guerrero in […]

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Code_Op – The Code Operative – Launch Event – Thursday March 16th, 5:30pm – TapHouse

Posted Sunday, March 12th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

  What is Code_Op Code_Op is a collaboration of leaders from several local technology organizations who have a vision of putting the “Power of Code” into the hands of local entrepreneurs, building a developers community, and brining Sudbury’s development community together. It’s mission is to identify a critical mass of community developers, increase visibility and […]

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