Geology Project Manager, SGS Canada Inc.
Jean-Philippe Paiement graduated from the Université du Québec à Montréal (2006) with a B.Sc. in Resource Geology and from the Université Laval (2009) with a M.Sc. in Metallogeny and Geochemistry. His main fields of interest are centered on the application of new technologies for ore deposit modelling, structural geology, geostatistics and resource estimation. Since joining the team at SGS Canada Inc in 2010, Jean-Philippe has developed into a geologist with a full understanding of the exploration to mine workflow, and is known by his clients for helping projects move forward. Recently, Jean-Philippe, together with the SGS Geostat team, won the 2016 Integra Gold Rush Challenge. Their winning entry was based upon strong scientific, geological interpretations combined with machine learning to create dynamic, updateable exploration models. The SGS winning entry was judged by both an independent technical panel and a jury made of industry titans.