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Revitalising Exploration Potential for Exploration Activity in Southern Africa (POSTPONED)

Date 27 May 2020
- 28 May 2020
CPD Points 2 ECSA CPD Points
Location Glenhove Events Hub, Melrose Estate, Johannesburg
Revitalising Exploration Preliminary Programme-02092019.pdf
Revitalising Exploration Registration Form-02092019.pdf
Revitalizing Exploration Announcement-02092019.pdf


Exploration is a critical component of the development and sustainability of the minerals industry, in any resource endowed country. Southern Africa still has vast untapped mineral resources, yet the level of exploration is at an all-time low.


The objective of this conference is to understand the barriers that exist in terms of establishing exploration activity, and to develop solutions in terms of opportunities, funding, skills, technology and policy.

Target Audience

  • Mining Companies
  • Exploration Companies
  • Industry Funders
  • Government
  • Academics
  • Geologists
  • Mining Executives
  • Consultants
  • Students


  • Policies and Legal Issues
  • Brownfelds/Greenfelds Exploration
  • What are the potential successes
  • Strategic/Local Success
  • Technology
  • Data Modelling
  • Financing and Funding