Business After Hours Mixer at PacRes Mortgage

Humboldt County Chamber and Pacific Residential Mortgage (PacRes Mortgage) are hosting a business after hours at our office everyone is welcome drinks and refreshments to be served. Location 504 W. Winnemucca Blvd. Event begins at 5:30 pm.

Mining into the Future Conference

Thursday, November 3rd, 2022
Winnemucca Convention Center
10 AM-4 PM •
Followed by dinner and drinks

As the mining industry evolves, you’re under more pressure than ever to improve sustainability, reduce operating costs, and maximize productivity – all while keeping up with your day job. Mobil and the Nevada Mining Association are teaming up, bringing together the industry’s brightest minds to explore what’s ahead and how you can prepare your business for the future.

Mining into the Future

Tyre Gray, President of the NVMA, will kick off the one-day, free of charge event designed to help you cut through the noise and connect with your peers and industry experts alike. From topics such as sustainability to digital transformation, Tyre will share his unique point of view on the key trends and challenges shaping the state of the industry, and guide discussion around how mining companies can position themselves to thrive in today’s ever-evolving environment.

Mining into the Future agenda
Mines around the world are planning for a net zero future, innovating to meet stakeholder expectations around sustainability by improving efficiency and reducing energy consumption. Joined by our friends at NV Energy, we’ll share a framework on where to start.

Across industries, leading edge companies are embracing digital platforms that help them improve efficiency, productivity, and profitability – and the mining industry is no different. In the digital transformation session, you’ll hear from our experts on how mines can optimize their digital journeys and unlock long-term value.

Finally, you’ll learn the importance of upskilling the workforce from our friends at Pray & Company and Check-6, including how and why mines need to invest in cultivating skills of the future to thrive in today’s environment. Plus – find out how to navigate the current labor shortage and appropriately train your employees.

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Mining into the Future agenda

9:00-10:00AMSign in
10:00-10:45AMMining: Past, present, and future with Tyre Gray, President of NVMA
From mine operators, to OEMs, to suppliers, and educators – everyone has more to gain if we come together and learn from one another.
10:45-11:20AMMining’s role in a net zero future with Tony Sanchez, the EVP at NV Energy
Mines around the world are planning for a net zero future, innovating to meet stakeholder expectations by improving efficiency and reducing energy consumption. Tony will share a framework on how to prep your business for the future.
11:20-12:00PMAdditional programming to be announced
12:00-12:45PMLunch catered by Port of Subs
12:45-1:30PMBridging the Connection between Mining Communities and Operational Sustainability with Pathion and Nevada Gold Mines
Learn how protecting energy and water resources supports sustainability and can also improve investment in your community and workforce. We’ll discuss how such improvements go beyond operational and environmental support to deliver a holistic approach to community enrichment.
1:30-2:00PMInnovation for a sustainable future with Rocco Fiato, CEO of BioAccelergy
2:00-3:00PMCultivating the Skills of the Future panel hosted by P&C Recruiting and HR
Dana Pray and Rhonda Zuraff, co-founders of P&C Recruiting and HR, host a panel with the Governor’s Office of Workforce Innovation (GOWINN), KGHM, University of Nevada, Reno (UNR) and more to discuss how to upskill your workforce.
3:00-3:30PMProviding Cost and Schedule Certainty through ECI with Brent Beguin from Kiewit Corporation
The earlier constructability is integrated into the project timeline, the greater the impact in project cost and risk. Brent joins us to discuss how to apply ECI principals to your mining construction projects to improve profitability and manage risk.
3:30-4:00PMMining Operations and Asset Health with Jory Maccan and Jasjit Mann, Reliability Managers at Imperial Oil
Imperial Oil’s experts bring their mining experience to discuss how to solve for “Run to Failure” maintenance practices to increase efficiency and profitability.
4:00-5:00PM“Networking reception & Lessons in Leadership with Vincent “Bluto” Saporito
Bluto, a Former Top Gun, will kick off the dinner and networking session with a conversation on how strong leadership and collaboration can empower organizations.

Chamber General Membership Luncheon

Chamber Members – General Membership Luncheon 
Tuesday, September 13th, at noon, The Martin Hotel.
Humboldt General Hospital’s Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Meter will give a community lecture series on the Mako Robot used to perform knee and hip surgery.
$15/plate, Chef’s choice
Bring your business cards for a Chamber Check Drawing.
Please RSVP by calling the office at 775-623-2225
Hope to see you there!