2019 WMA Convention Events

Wednesday, June 5, 2019
Olive Glenn Golf and Country Club
12:00 Noon Box Lunch Provided
12:30 PM Shot Gun Start

Olive Glenn is located in the broad valley where the Shoshone River emerges from the snow-capped Rockies in northwest Wyoming.  Here the skies are wide and blue, the air is clean and filled with the scent of sage, deer and antelope play, and buffalo still roam less than an hour’s drive away in Yellowstone National Park.  Built in 1970 by Designer Bob Baldock, Olive Glenn Golf Club is an 18 hole Par 72 championship golf course. Located in the basin of Cody, Wyoming, surrounded by beautiful mountains and scenic wildlife. With open fairways and manicured greens, you are sure to enjoy your round.  It also offers a PGA Professional on hand as well as a fully staffed Pro Shop. With a practice facility consisting of a large putting green and driving range. Rental Clubs, Carts and Club Storage are also available.  Once finished with your round, enjoy a cool beverage and a delicious meal in our fully staffed Stampede Bar & Grill Restaurant open all year.  We hope you enjoy your time at Olive Glenn Golf Club.

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64th Annual Convention of the Wyoming Mining Association

“Wyoming Mining – Forward Together”
Thursday, June 6, 2019
Holiday Inn Cody at Buffalo Bill Village
Cody, Wyoming
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Mining Today and Tomorrow, Together” – Mr. Jerry Mullins – Vice President, Government Affairs and External Relations, National Mining Association

Status Check on Environmental Regulatory Reforms and National Energy Policy Update” – Mr. Mike Nasi – Partner, Jackson Walker, LLP

The Impact of Climate Change Policy on Mining” – Mr. Nicholas Loris – Herbert and Joyce Morgan Fellow in Energy and Environmental Policy, The Heritage Foundation

EPA Priorities” – Mr. Doug Benevento – Senior Counsel to the Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency 

Sage Grouse 2020 and Beyond” – Mr. Bob Budd – Executive Director, Wyoming Wildlife and Natural Resource Trust

Wyoming Legislative Update” – The Honorable Mike Greear and The Honorable Jim Anderson, Chairmen, Wyoming House Committee on Minerals, Business and Economic Development

Thursday, June 6, 2019
Holiday Inn Cody at Buffalo Bill Village
12:00 PM

Guest Speaker: The Honorable Lou Hrkman, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Clean Coal and Carbon Management, US Department of Energy

Recognition of WMA and MAW Past Presidents

Thursday, June 6, 2019
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Cocktails – 6:00 PM      Dinner – 7:00 PM

Salesman of the Year Awards
Peck Community Achievement Award
WMA-PAC Silent Auction
Door Prizes

“Safety and Reclamation – Forward Together”
Friday, June 7, 2019
Holiday Inn Cody at Buffalo Bill Village
Cody, Wyoming
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Comparison of Coal Mining Reclamation Issues in the United States/Wyoming vs. Underground Coal Mining in Eastern China” – Ms. Brenda Schladweiler – President, BKS Engineering

Update of Current State Regulatory Matters” – Mr. Todd Parfitt – Director, Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality

MSHA and NIOSH Developments During the Trump Administration – There’s More to It than Meets the Eye” – Mr. Ed Green and Mr. Monty Cooper – Crowell and Moring, LLP

The CORESafety Impact” – Mr. Benjamin Houde – Health and Safety Director Americas, Dyno Nobel

Friday, June 7, 2019
Holiday Inn Cody at Buffalo Bill Village
11:45 AM

Guest Speaker: The Honorable Mark Gordon, Governor of Wyoming (Invited)

Reclamation Awards for Excellence
Safe Sam Award 2018
Safety Awards

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Buffalo Bill Village Cabins (1.307.587.5544)   Single Cabin – $149.00++ per night/ Double Cabin $169.00++ per night

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