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Date 12 October 2022
- 13 October 2022
Location Online Event
Resources AMD Conference 2022 Preliminary Programme-27092022.pdf
Mine Impacted Water Announcement 03102022.pdf
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The Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (SAIMM), in collaboration with the University of the Witwatersrand through the DSI/NRF SARChI chair in Hydrometallurgy and Sustainable Development, and Mintek, will be hosting a hybrid conference on mine-impacted water including acid mine drainage (AMD) in October 2022. With a theme of “impacting the circular economy, closing the water loop”, the conference will run over a period of two days. This second SAIMM AMD themed conference will provide an excellent opportunity for industry, researchers and other global stakeholders to share their knowledge, new processes and technologies that can be used to advance the implementation of sustainable solutions to the challenges associated with mine-impacted water. The conference, with its extensive program, will also offer notable keynote speakers and, the popular student session, all with the purpose of giving a unique view into novel solutions and industry progression on the issue of mine-impacted water.