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The Congress

The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (The AusIMM) is pleased to announce that it will host PACRIM 2015 at the Conrad Hotel, Hong Kong from 18-21 March 2015.

PACRIM is a quadrennial congress that focuses on research, exploration and development of mineral deposits around the Pacific Rim. Its appeal extends far and wide to geologists, geophysicists, geochemists exploring in the Pacific Rim and people interested in the mineralisation processes of active tectonic margins, and those developing projects following discovery in these regions.

PACRIM 2015 will present over 50 technical abstracts plus additional keynote presentations over a three day period. The program will also include networking functions, pre and post conference workshops, technical tours, students program and optional sightseeing tours.

View the Chinese translated PACRIM flyer

The congress will cover technical themes including:
Mineralisation Processes Project and Development
Mineralisation Styles Exploration and Mining Investment
Provinces and Case Studies Exploration Techniques

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Further information

Workshops and Tours

The organising committee are pleased to advise an exciting workshop and technical tour program has been confirmed for before and after the congress.

Workshops include:
Technical tours include:

Keynote Speakers Confirmed

PACRIM 2015 is pleased to announce the following keynote speakers:

Session Convenors Confirmed

PACRIM 2015 is pleased to confirm the following session convenors will be assisting with the technical program of the congress:

Sponsorship and Exhibition Opportunities Now Available

The organising committee is pleased to invite companies to support PACRIM 2015. A limited number of sponsorship and exhibition opportunities are available. The opportunities, which can be tailored to address your organisation’s business needs, are a very cost effective way to reach potential and actual meeting delegates.

PACRIM 2015 will be an ideal opportunity for sponsors to maximise exposure to a prime international audience.

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Further Information

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