Registration closes at noon on Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Patrice E. Merrin
Topic: No One Way: Opportunities in the Mining Universe
Patrice E. Merrin is an international business executive and corporate director serving on the boards of Glencore PLC, Stillwater Mining Company and Novadaq Technologies Inc. She was Chairman of the Board of CML HealthCare Inc., is a former President and CEO of Luscar Ltd., Canada’s largest thermal coal company, and a former Executive Vice-President and COO of multinational natural resources company Sherritt International Corporation. Ms. Merrin holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Queen’s University, and completed the Advanced Management Programme at INSEAD.
Ms. Merrin has served on the boards of many not-for-profit organizations and federal and provincial bodies. She is currently Co-Chair of the Emmy Noether Circle at Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, which funds and supports women in physics and mathematical physics, and a Director of Samara Canada, which champions increased civic engagement to build a stronger democracy.