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Cupric Canyon Capital’s Kalahari Copper Belt Development & Factors that Impact the Long Term Copper Market with Tim Snider

  • 10 Feb 2016
  • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Sheraton Tucson, 5151 E. Grant on the northeast corner of Grant & Rosemont


  • Member of SME Tucson that reserves by the deadline.
  • Not a member to SME Tucson Section
  • Must be a current UA mining student and member of UA SME.

Program:   Cupric Canyon Capital’s Kalahari Copper Belt Development and Factors that Impact the Long Term Copper Market

Sponsor:  Atlas Copco

Bio: Tim Snider

Timothy R. Snider has spent over 45 years in the copper industry. Prior to becoming the founding chairman of Cupric, Snider was president and Chief Operating Officer of Freeport-McMoRan and its predecessor Phelps Dodge. During his tenure in Phelps Dodge, he led a major technological transformation of the company's production to include hydrometallurgical processing and helped to establish Phelps Dodge as an industry leader in technology and operational excellence. He also led the technical and operational integration of the Phelps Dodge acquisition of Cyprus-Amax in 1999 and the Freeport-McMoRan/ Phelps Dodge merger in 2007.

Mr. Snider holds a B.S. Geology and Chemistry from Northern Arizona University and is a graduate of the Wharton Advanced Management Program at the University of Pennsylvania. He currently holds directorships with two public mining companies: IAMGold Corporation in Toronto; and Teck Resources in Vancouver. He is a former director of Compania de Minas Buenaventura Peru and Compass Minerals International in Kansas City. In addition, he sits on the boards the Arizona chapter of the Nature Conservancy and the Northern Arizona University Foundation. He was the founding chairman of the University of Arizona's Institute for Mineral Resources, and served as director of the Mining Foundation of the Southwest.

Registration Deadline is 12PM on Friday before dinner:

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Location: Sheraton Tucson at 5151 E. Grant -- northeast corner of Grant & Rosemont. Use Conference Center Entrance on west side of the hotel.


$32 SME Tucson members who reserve by deadline.

$40 non-members who reserve by deadline.

Add $3 to above ($35/$43) for late RSVPs if space allows.
Free for current UA mining students who are UA SME members.
Payable at the door by cash or check payable to SME Tucson
Cost does not include bar drinks. Cash bar is available.

Cancellations and No Shows: Please call or email by the registration deadline to cancel.  If you do not cancel your reservation by the deadline, SME is still required to pay for your dinner and you will in turn be billed. Thank you.

SME Tucson Section
PO Box 65931
Tucson, Arizona 85728
(520) 314-5066
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