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Mini-Symposium – Laterites or Laterwrongs: Making the Pieces Fit

  • 26 Mar 2013
  • 1:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • 7 Hart House Cir Toronto, ON M5S 3H3


Ravi Anand – Chief Research ScientistundefinedCSIRO Earth Science & Resource Engineering, Kensington, Western Australia and  the Association of Applied Geochemists distinguished lecturer this year.

  1. Regolith-landscape processes and evolution and their implications to mineral exploration  
  2. How supergene laterite gold deposits form – new insights into anomaly formation processes

    Peter Winterbourne - Chief Geochemist – Global Exploration, Vale

    1. Exploration using field-portable XRF in laterite-dominated terrains

      Ron Schonewille –  Manager, Metallurgy, Xstrata Nickel

      1. Metallurgy, chemistry and processing of laterites, especially nickel laterites

      Terrance Bottrill – Consultant

      1. Lomo Hierro – A silver laterite in Cuba             
      2. Presentation A Silver Laterite in Cuba

        Time: 1:00pm  to 5:00 pm, followed by a networking event from 5:00 to 6:30

        Cost: $80 for TGDG Members, $105 for Non-Members, Free for Students

        Payment Options: Cash or Cheque at the door

        Registration: You can register your attendance via e:mail, or phone. Space is limited so book early.

        Email registration


          Phone Registration      416-414-7011 (Daniele)
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