|Date||17 March 2020|
|-||18 March 2020|
|CPD Points||2 CPD POINTS|
|Location||The Canvas Riversands, Fourways, Johannesburg, South Africa|
5th YPC Conference Registration form-12102019.pdf
ANNOUNCEMENT 5th YPC conference 20082019.pdf
Young Professionals Conference 2020 - Sponsorship-11092019.pdf
Innovation and research into mining technology is necessary to position Africa as a world leader in minerals production and beneficiation. The Young Professionals Council is pleased to host a unique, two-day conference that will showcase a broad range of emerging research and innovation from young professionals in the metals and minerals industry. Presentations will focus on new technology, tools and techniques relevant to exploiting Africa’s mineral resources safely, competitively and sustainably.
This conference should be of value to all professionals across the entire minerals industry value chain, including:
Sponsorship opportunities are available. Companies wishing to sponsor or exhibit should contact the Conference Co-ordinator.
Head of Conferencing
Tel: +27 11 834 1273/7
Prospective authors 35 years and younger, in the minerals industry, are invited to submit titles and abstracts of their papers on research or work being done for the 2020 Young Professionals Conference.
Why present a paper?
Presenting a paper is a great opportunity to:
*Journal acceptance subject to peer-review by the Conference Committee and SAIMM Publications Committee
Technical papers on design, research and development and current practices and processes in the following areas; amongst others:
GEOLOGY, MINERALOGY AND ANALYTICAL SUPPORT SERVICES
METALLURGY AND PROCESS
MINERAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
MINING (SURFACE & UNDERGROUND)
MINERAL POLICY AND MINERALS ECONOMICS
HUMAN CAPITAL & TALENT MANAGEMENT
Submit a paper today!
Submission of abstracts: 1 October 2019
Submit the title and abstract of your paper, in English. The abstract should be no longer than 500 words and must be submitted to: Camielah Jardine email@example.com
Camielah Jardine, Head of Conferencing,
SAIMM Tel: (011) 834-1273/7 ·
Fax: (011) 833-8156 or (011) 838-5923