SMEDG – 2022 – Golden Jubilee Conference and Dinner

The Sydney Mineral Exploration Discussion Group(SMEDG) will celebrate its 50th Anniversary in 2022

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A SMEDG Golden Jubilee Conference to mark this milestone will be held in Sydney on 25th August 2022. The conference will review 50 years of NSW mineral exploration including the development of the science and technologies of exploration-targeting. A list of eminent speakers will present a quality technical program. The legacy of SMEDG and the future of mineral exploration will also be on the Agenda.

The Conference will be followed by a celebratory dinner which will include the presentation of SMEDG Life Membership Awards

The focus of the Conference will include:

  • a keynote address by Dr Richard Sillitoe on the evolution in the metallogenic understanding of accretionary orogens
  • reflections on the past fifty years of mineral exploration and SMEDG
  • major sessions on breakthrough exploration science and technologies
  • a panel discussion on the future of mineral exploration
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