Speaker: Don McKee

Abstract: The story of JKTech is one of identifying and then grasping an opportunity which was novel almost 40 years ago. Exactly the same approach is relevant to research and commercialisation today.

Bio: Don McKee was heavily involved in the establishment of JKTech and was its first Manager. He was Director of the JKMRC from 1990-96 and the inaugural Director of the Sustainable Minerals Institute from 2001-2007.

About JKMRC Friday Seminars 2023

Welcome to the 2023 Series of the JKMRC Friday Seminars.  The list of presentations will aim to cover a range of topics related to the minerals sector from decision making in exploration, new mineral processing technologies, social licence to operate and mine closure.

The JKMRC Friday Seminars will be presented often in person, at the Indooroopilly Mine Site Lecture Theatre, and also as webinar.  Registration for the webinar is required and can be made via the registration link in each seminar overview.

A large number of past webinars can be accessed on the SMI website: https://smi.uq.edu.au/webinars

Previous seminars have been uploaded to YouTube via the following link: https://www.youtube.com/user/smiuq

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Indooroopilly Mine Site
40 Isles Road
Indooroopilly, Qld
Lecture Theatre