Talks & Seminars


Public Lectures

Geology of the North Shore by David Cook, P. Eng, FGAC, Geologist

When: Tuesday August 13, 2019, 7:00-8:30 pm
Where: Capilano branch library District of North Vancouver 3045 Highland Blvd, North Vancouver.
Registration: Please register online or by phone 604-987-4471 extension 8175

The natural attributes of Vancouver make it one of the most beautiful cities in North America. Many have chosen it as their home on the basis of its magnificent setting. The jewel in the crown of that setting is the backdrop of spectacular mountains on the North Shore. We tend to think of those mountains as static, but in terms of geological time, the forces that created them are immense and have taken place over periods of time difficult for us to understand in relation to our short time on this Earth.

Exploration Series Talk

Better understanding of published drill intercepts using data analytics
Discussion Leader: Jonathan Longe,

When: Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 8:00 am
Where: Discovery Center, Geological Survey of Canada, 1500 - 605 Robson Street, Vancouver, BC
Cost: Admission is $5 and seating is limited.
Contact: Please pre-register by email

"Inspired by Wayne Hewgill’s popular Drill Tracker newsletter, Jonathan Longe has developed interactive graphs at to compare the drill intercepts released by public companies each morning with previously released intercepts. The presentation looks back at the published results of projects that have been acquired by majors and compares those results with recent discoveries..." Read More →