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 and will focus 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 as well as those developing the projects which follow 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.
|The congress will cover technical themes including:|
|Mineralisation Processes||Project and Development|
|Mineralisation Styles||Exploration and Mining Investment|
|Provinces and Case Studies|
Call for Abstracts Now Open
Abstracts are invited for PACRIM 2015.
Abstract submission will close on 25 August 2014. If you wish to submit an abstract for consideration by the organising committee, you must also intend to register for the congress.
Workshops and Tours
The organising committee are currently developing an exciting workshop and technical tour program to be held before and after the congress. A list of proposed workshops and technical tours can be viewed via the expression of interest form. We invite you to register your interest in attending any of these programs.
Keynote Speakers Confirmed
PACRIM 2015 is pleased to announce the following keynote speakers:
- Mac Canby, Vice President/Eurasian Exploration, Freeport-McMoRan Copper and Gold
- Cornel de Ronde, Principal Scientist, GNS Science
- Jeffrey Hedenquist, Hedenquist Consulting Inc
- Larry Meinert, U.S. Geological Survey, United States of America
- Franco Pirajno, University of Western Australia
- Richard Schodde, MinEx Consulting
- Richard Sillitoe, Consultant
- John Thompson, Petra Science Consultants
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.
To ensure you receive the latest information about the congress as it becomes available; please register your interest.