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SME Tucson Section June Meeting: Hudbay Update

  • 1.  SME Tucson Section June Meeting: Hudbay Update

    Posted 05-25-2022 01:12 PM

    Tucson Section June Meeting Registration

    Please join us for our next SME Tucson Hybrid Meeting (use link above for in-person AND virtual registration)

    Hexagon has graciously allowed us to host this event at their office and is our venue/food/drink sponsor.

    Make sure to select your meal when making your reservation. Reservation deadline is Friday, June 3rd, at noon.  If you choose to join virtually, you will receive a link prior to the event.

    All in-person attendees will be required to complete a COVID screening, which will be sent prior to the event.

    Program: Hudbay Update (Copper World and Rosemont)

    Venue, food, and beverage sponsor:

    Meeting sponsor: Available!

    Speaker: Jerry Bustamante

    Jerry Bustamante is the Community Relations Manager for Hudbay Minerals U.S.A. Business Unit and is responsible for all external engagement activities.  Jerry joined Hudbay in 2015 and has twenty-five years of professional business, management, and public affairs experience where he spent most of his career as a Chamber of Commerce Executive and Lobbyist.  Originally from the state of Sonora, Mexico Jerry grew up in Tucson and is an Alumni of the University of Arizona.    


    Mr. Bustamante will provide an update on Hudbay's Copper World project and some of the legal challenges regarding the Rosemont project.


    • 6:00pm - 7:00pm Social Hour
    • 7:00pm - 7:45pm   Dinner
    • 7:45pm - 8:00pm Announcements (START OF VIRTUAL MEETING)
    • 8:00pm - 8:30pm Program
    • 8:30pm - 8:45pm Q&A

    Location: HEXAGON, 40 E Congress St #300, Tucson, AZ 85701. CLICK FOR MAP.

    • $25 for SME Tucson members
    • $35 for non-members
    • Free for UA SME Student Chapter members
    • Free for virtual attendees

    Payable at the door by cash, credit card, or check payable to SME Tucson.

    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. 

    Thank you to all our 2021 Scholarship Fundraiser sponsors: 

    Hexagon Mining - Stantec - Freeport-McMoRan Sierrita Operations - GroundProbeIndependent Mining ConsultantsAmes ConstructionAusencoGolder Associates / WSPKE&G ConstructionM3 Engineering & TechnologyMontgomery & AssociatesPioneer EquipmentVerdad Group LLC - WoodBoart LongyearFlorence Copper - McCraren Compliance - Southwest EnergySRK ConsultingDr. Brad RossCori HoagMayes ConsultingWestLand Resources

    Chris Peters
    SME Tucson Section Chair