Exploring on the Edge
March 16, 2009 -Geoscience BC is pleased to announce that the Geological Association of Canada - Cordilleran Section (www.gac-cs.ca) is presenting a one day session:
EXPLORING ON THE EDGE
Wednesday, April 29, 2009 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM UBC Robson Square, Vancouver
REGISTER NOW!: www.gac-cs.caThis one day session features local and international experts on the latest Cordilleran geology and tectonics, mineral deposit models, mineral endowment, and exploration targeting techniques of the exotic terranes.
|Maurice Colpron||Geology of the Cordillera: What's new|
|Curt Freeman||History of Mining and Exploration in the Cordillera|
|Dave Lefebure||Metallogeny and Mineral Deposits of the Cordillera|
|Craig Hart||Gold in the Cordillera|
|Jim Franklin||Genesis and Setting of VMS deposits|
|Jeremy Richards||Geology of Porphyry Deposits|
|Ken Witherly||Geophysical Applications to Regional Exploration|
|Murray Hitzman||Keynote Speaker: Exploration implications of large-scale targeting through time, utilizing paleo plate configurations|
|Colin Barnett||Neural Network Tools, QUEST Update|
|Steve Irwin||GEM Program and Edges Project overview|
|Cees van Staal||Edges: Predicted Geology of the Accreted Terranes|
|JoAnne Nelson||Edges: Metallogenic Predictions|
|John Thompson||Moderating Edges Project feedback through a five member Industry panel|
Refreshment breaks, buffet lunch, and post-workshop bar included.
The Edges Project leadership is seeking your feedback on the project. There will be opportunity for questions after each 20 min talk, and during a discussion panel of industry leaders.
For other inquiries, contact workshop organizers: