Organizers of Silver Summit 2006 are pleased to announce that 40 of the world's premiere silver mining and exploration companies will participate in this year's Summit, scheduled for Sept. 21-22 at the Coeur d'Alene Inn in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, and Sept. 23-24 in Wallace, Idaho.
In addition to the participating companies and their CEOs, Silver Summit 2006 speakers will include John Embry of Sprott Asset Management; David Morgan of silver-investor.com, Patricia Mohr of Scotiabank, CPM Group founder Jeffrey Christian, Mogambo Guru Richard Daughty, Jason Hommel of goldismoney.com, Bernard von Not Haus of the Liberty Dollar programme, and Dr. Earl Bennett, dean emeritus, the Idaho School of Mines. Sponsoring media include Kitco; Goldseek; The Bull & Bear; The Northern Miner; The Silver Valley Mining Journal; Free Market News; and the Pennaluna Prospector.
"Attendees have registered from all corners of the planet this year. Silver is truly an international phenomenon, and its beauty and utility know no boundaries," said Silver Summit Director Shauna Hillman. "Silver's use as a commodity, and its increasing presence in the health and manufacturing industries, as well as its historic use as money, make it the premiere metal of the 21st Century. We have gathered together the leading lights of silver for Silver Summit 2006. This is the chance to talk silver with the people who make it happen, from producer to end-user," Hillman said.
Sponsoring and presenting companies include: Hecla Mining Co. (HL); SilverCorp (SVM); Silver Wheaton (SLW); Pan American Silver (PAAS); Endeavour Silver (EDR); Sterling Mining (SRLM); SilverCrest Mines SVL);Idaho General Mines (IGMI); Impact Silver Corp (IPT); International Northair (INM); New Jersey Mining Co. (NJMC); Silver Standard (SSRI); Mines Management (MGN); Tumi Resources (TM); Fortuna Silver: (FVI); Kimber Resources (KBX); Little Squaw (LITS); Genco (GGC); First ajestic (FM); Silver Fields (SF); U.S. Silver Corp; Canadian Zinc (CZN); Orko Gold (OK); Avino Silver (ASM); Minera Andes (MNEAF); Sabina Silver (SBB); Oremex (ORM); Marifil (MFM); Shoshone Silver (SHSH): Hunt Mt (HNTM); Great Panther (GPR) Mascot (MSLM); Bear Creek (BCM); Minco Mining (MSV) and; UC Resources (UC).
Registration for Silver Summit 2006 may be accomplished at www.thesilversummit.com or by telephoning 208.556.1621.