About PDAC

The Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) is the leading voice of the mineral exploration and development community, an industry that supports 719,000 people in direct and indirect employment, and contributes $106 billion to Canada's GDP every year. Representing over 5,500 members around the world, PDAC's work centers on supporting a competitive, responsible, and sustainable mineral sector.

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PDAC 2022 Awards

Learn the stories of these top international and domestic performers in six categories. 

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e-Learning Series

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Press Releases

The latest news and information from PDAC, and Canada's mineral exploration and mining industry.
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CORE Magazine

This digital-only issue recognizes our 2022 Award Recipients for their contributions to the industry, looks at the economic benefits of exploration for Indigenous communities and features highlights of the upcoming PDAC 2022 Convention!


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2021 Annual Report

Featuring all of the association’s activities and achievements from the past year, along with in-depth stories on the exploration and development sector.

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PDAC CONVENTION

The world's premier mineral exploration and mining convention

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