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SIMSA-K+S Potash Canada Roundtable

January 31, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

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Presentation is HERE


This is a SIMSA members only event. Note: Your membership must be current (less than 90-days receivable). Only direct employees of the member company are permitted.

Buy Roundtable Event tickets HERE.


SIMSA “Roundtable Event” sponsorship is available per HERE at $2000 includes (contact eric.anderson@simsa.ca):

  1. Name/logo recognition on SIMSA and Picatic website listings for the Roundtable Event
  2. Name/logo on presentation screen at the Roundtable Event
  3. 4-tickets to the Roundtable Event
  4. 2-tickets to the affiliated Question Development Lunch
  5. Ability to place 1 hand-out item on every table at the Roundtable Event
  6. 1 person from the sponsor company(s) will be seated at the event, with one of the highest-ranking official attending from the presenting company
  7. Maximum of 3-sponsors



The event will begin with an update on the global potash markets and K+S Potash Canada’s operations within it. The event will then transition into a presentation on procurement and innovation, combined with answers to SIMSA’s pre-submitted questions. The event will conclude with a networking session.

Note: The questions to K+S will be developed during a separate lunch session on January 17 2018 in Saskatoon.  Buy question development session tickets HERE.  Note: SIMSA “Question Development Lunch” for a Roundtable Event sponsorship is available per HERE at $500 includes tickets, etc. Contact eric.anderson@simsa.ca

At the Roundtable event, K+S attendees will be seated individually around the room at tables with SIMSA members.

K+S will release the initial list of staff attending the event in early December. It will include; Executives, Superintendents, Contracts persons, Governance persons, and Procurement persons – names to be released in December.




  • Sam Farris – Senior VP and General Manager Bethune Site
  • Thomas Papst – VP Capital Projects and Technology
  • Eric Cline – VP Land and Sustainable Development
  • Sarah Thompson – Senior Manager Procurement and Materials Management


  • Marc Colombet – Manager Maintenance and Reliability
  • Brett Welder – Manager Health, Safety and Security
  • Marcel Mueller-Goldkuhle – Manager Process Engineering
  • Quinn Nerenberg – Project Manager
  • Jeff Meyer – Superintendent Capital Projects
  • Lowell Berg – Superintendent Procurement
  • Sameer Saran – Senior Contracts Specialist
  • Darcy Tourangeau – Manager Indigenous Initiatives



  • 11:30 am – registration begins
  • 12:00 pm – lunch
  • 12:25 pm – comments from SIMSA
  • 12:30 pm – presentation by K+S
  • 1:30 pm – networking
  • 2:30 pm – close


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January 31, 2018
11:30 am - 2:30 pm


Heritage Inn, Jubilee A room
1590 Mainstreet North
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan S6J 1L3 Canada
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(306) 693-7550