May 09, 2013
Society of Economic Geologists and SEG Canada Foundation - Whistler 2013: Geoscience for Discovery

 Geoscience BC is pleased to highlight the following conference, which will take place September 24th-27th, 2013 at the Whistler Conference Centre in Whistler, BC:

Whistler 2013: Geoscience for Discovery
Society of Economic Geologists and SEG Canada Foundation

September 24-27, 2013
Whistler Conference Centre, Vancouver, B.C.
Pre-registration is required - see below

**Registration is NOW OPEN - discounted early registration ends June 30. Field trips are filling up fast!**

Event Description
The technical program will focus on those areas of academic research in economic geology that lead to the important practical issues of improved exploration concepts, technologies and ultimately, discovery. Three days of technical talks will be supplemented by related poster sessions, field trips and short courses.

Preliminary Program Overview:

    Field Trips
    Short Courses

    Tuesday September 24
    Registration Opens
    Welcome Reception

    Wednesday September 25
    Tectonics, terranes and metallogeny
    Arc terranes
    Regional metallogeny - China, Mongolia and Russia

    Thursday September 26
    Regional metallogeny - classic districts
    Regional metallogeny - western North America
    Regional metallogeny - the continental margin

    Friday September 27
    Exploration, Discovery and Deposits I
    Exploration, Discovery and Deposits II

    Post Conference
    Field Trips
    Short Courses

Eight keynote presentations are planned along with complementary poster sessions, as well as nine pre- and post-conference short courses. Six different field trips are being offered as part of this conference and are filling up quickly!

Organizers: Society of Economic Geologists and SEG Canada Foundation

For more information on this conference, including registration information, please visit or download the program here.

**All questions related to this workshop should be directed to the Society of Economic Geologists and SEG Canada Foundation at

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