2nd Conference on Geophysics for Mineral Exploration and Mining
Near Surface Geoscience Conference & Exhibition 2018
EAGE's annual Near Surface Geoscience Conference & Exhibition is taking place in Porto, Portugal from 9-13 September 2018. For this edition, the event consists of the 2nd Conference on Geophysics for Mineral Exploration and Mining, the 24th European Meeting of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics and the 3rd Applied Shallow Marine Geophysics Conference.
Invitation to the Second Conference on Geophysics for Mineral Exploration & Mining
"Following the success of the First EAGE
Conference on Geophysics for Mineral
Exploration and Mining in Barcelona,
2016, the Second Conference invites
researchers from academia, industry,
and government organizations to share
the recent advances, trending topics
and novel geophysical methods in
mineral prospecting and mining.
Considering the complex challenges of modern-day exploration, the main focus of the Second Conference will be on discussing the key technical and scientific advances that will improve exploration success and lead to discovery and successful development of mineral deposits. We encourage contributions from all over the world, especially those with a European focus and application. Emphasis will be placed on emerging geophysical techniques for mineral exploration, novel interpretation schemes and challenging case studies.
The aim of the conference is to promote international cooperation on geophysical methods that lead to sustained mineral exploration and development."
Chairman of the Second Conference on Geophysics for Mineral Exploration and Mining
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Important Note: Deadline for abstract submission extended until 22 April 2018.
|Facts & Figures|
|Dates:||9 - 13 September 2018|
|Expected Attendance:||450 - 500|
|Exhibition Space:||300 M2|
Considered the best European destination in 2012 by the European Consumers Choice, Porto is the most important city in the North of Portugal and its historical center is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Porto’s streets and houses are filled with history, magnificent monuments and interesting museums but also a thriving and cosmopolitan downtown area with a very intense nightlife, charming parks and gardens and traditional and gourmet restaurants.
Porto is known for its bridges that span the Rio Douro as well as its XIX century iron bridges, iron architecture, Romanesque, Gothic, Baroque, Neo-classical art and traditional Portuguese buildings and balconies. Across the Douro is the Ribeira in Gaia that houses the famous and unavoidable port wine cellars, taverns and restaurants.