International Minerals Innovation Institute
International Minerals Innovation Institute, a unique industry-government-post-secondary education and research institutions partnership jointly funded by industry and government, is a catalyst to developing industry-driven education and training programs to address labour force needs in the sector and conducts industry-driven research and development to address workplace health and safety, environmental sustainability, social license, policy research, exploration, mining, processing and economics of commodities to ensure the continued growth of the industry.
IMII’s current activities and future plans are being driven by industry priorities. Through the Board of Directors and separate panels for both education and training and research and development, collaboration occurs amongst industry, government and post-secondary education institutions to clearly define the need, solution, implementation plan and outcomes together.
Northlands College has received a major block of funding that will contribute to the development of its Mine School. At a ceremony today, Engin Ozberk, Executive Director of the International Minerals Innovation Institute...