About Recent Speakers


The Future of Mining in the UP: Developing New Copper Deposits

On October 28, 2015 in the Mead Auditorium, Carlos Bertoni gave a talk as part of the Your Wealth Lecture series. Carlos Bertoni is the Executive Vice President and Project Development Manager at Highland Copper. He is a Professional Geoscientist and a seasoned mining industry executive with over 30 years of experience. A M.Sc. graduate of Queen’s University, Mr. Bertoni has been acting as project manager of Highland since 2013. From 2007 to 2013, he acted as chief operating officer and Brazil country manager for Aura Minerals Inc. Prior to that, Mr. Bertoni was President and CEO of Northern Mining Explorations Ltd. and Guyanor Resources S.A.


National and International Economic Issues in the U.S.

On September 21, 2015 at Mead Auditorium, Dr. Martin Regalia gave a talk as part of the Your Wealth Lecture series. Dr. Martin A. Regalia is senior vice president for economic and tax policy and chief economist at the United States Chamber of Commerce. He has been named as one of the top 10 economists in the nation.