MINERALS IN A SUSTAINABLE WORLD
THE NEXT GENERATION OF IDEAS AND DISCOVERIES

The Next Generation Resources Conference was a global online event, held 23-24 November 2020, for postgraduate research students across all disciplines relating to mineral resources, from exploration through to end product.

Thank you for attending the Next Generation Resources Student Conference 2020. We hope that you enjoyed the event.

Committee member Keiran Doyle has prepared a Blog article about the live showcase event, please have a look and share with your colleagues.

Our judging committee is busy deciding the winner and runners-up of the event, with an announcement to be made soon.  We appreciate your patience.

Many congratulations to the viewer's choice awardees from Day-1 and Day-2:

  1. Flavio Pereira
  2. Jandira Morais

You might be aware that this virtual conference was solely organised by a student committee - students hailing from four partner universities. To mark our success, we would love to hear your thoughts about it. Please take a few minutes to complete the survey:

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If you are interested to read more about the conference, visit the SMI Website or access to the Conference Proceedings.

The conference talks and recordings of both live sessions have been updated to our dedicated YouTube channel Next Generation Resources 2020.

Please submit any questions or comments to nxtgenerationresources@gmail.com

Thank you again for your participation.

Best regards

Next Generation Resources Conference Organising Committee

Conference Schedule

Monday 23 November

Brisbane time

6.00pm

Conference opening

 

Session 1:  Novel approaches to mining

 

Panel Discussion: Innovation for sustainability - novel approaches

throughout the mining life cycle

 

Session 2: Sustainable mine waste management

 

Session 3: Sustainable mine closure

 

Panel Discussion: Future of Mining

9.05pm

Closing Remarks

Tuesday 24 November

Brisbane time

9.00am

Opening

 

Panel Discussion: Breaking Silos

 

Session 4: Artisanal and Small Scale Mining

 

Session 5: Sustainability and Circular Economy

 

Session 6: Policy Initiatives

 

Panel discussion: Mining for society

12.05pm

Closing Remarks

    SMI 2020 HDR Conference

    Date: 
    November 23-24

    Venue:
    Global online event

     

    Important Dates

    Presentations displayed online: 
    16-24 November 2020 

    Showcase sessions:
    23-24 November 2020

     


     

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