Newsflash - April 2018

A special invitation to the AMIRA International "Ideas Factory" forum
The Board of AMIRA International would like to extend an invitation to members to attend our first "Ideas Factory" forum for 2018 that will be held on the afternoon of Thursday 26 April. The forum will be held at the South Australian Drill Core Reference Library in Clovelly Park, Adelaide.
If you are unsure whether your company is an AMIRA International member please view the list here.

This amazing facility also houses the remarkable physical collection of Data Metallogenica (see www.dmgeode.com). The forum will be preceded by a tour of the physical collection. There will be a special announcement outlining the details of an initiative that will enhance the value of Data Metallogenica to users.

The "Ideas Factory" will consist of a number of invited speakers that will address delegates on a variety of topics of interest to our members. The forum is held twice a year and always in conjunction with Board of Directors meetings.

We are proud to have a great line-up of speakers who currently include:

  • "The application of the Corescan hyperspectral technology in the minerals industry"
    Mr Neil Goodey (Managing Director - Corescan)
  • "The role of renewables in powering the future mine"
    Prof. Gus Nathan (Director - Centre for Energy Technology, University of Adelaide)
  • "The PRIF Research Consortium: Unlocking Complex Resources through Lean Processing - what it will deliver"
    Prof. Stephen Grano (Executive Director - Institute of minerals and Energy, University of Adelaide)
  • "How big data and artificial intelligence will transform the construction and use of resource models"
    Prof. Peter Dowd (School of Civil, Environmental & Mining Engineering, University of Adelaide)
  • "The application of the Rapid Oxidative Leaching process in the minerals industry"
    Mr Gary Roy (Process Line Director - FLSmidth)
  • "Beneficiation - the next frontier to reduce the environmental footprint and extract more metal from ores of increasingly declining quality"
    Prof. Kevin Galvin (Director - Centre for Advanced Particle Processing and Transport, University of Newcastle)

We are delighted to invite members to attend this exciting event.

DATE:      Thursday, 26 April 2018
TIME:       13:00 - 18:00
VENUE:   South Australian Drill Core Reference Library
               5 Tonsley Blvd, Clovelly Park, SA 5042, Australia 

Register or Decline here

By COB, Monday 16 April 2018
Register above, by email to Lydia Haile: lydia.haile@amirainternational.com
or call +61 3 8636 9987

AMIRA International will be presenting at  The Future of Mining Sydney Conference 14-15 May 2018

The Future of Mining conference takes place from 14-15 May in Sydney and addresses the key strategic and operational questions from project and operations level management through to the boardroom allowing attendees to discover the latest innovations and technologies which are driving mine productivity, efficiency and safety.
View the latest agenda
Paul Maney, Program Director Mine to Metal, AMIRA International will be speaking on:

Processing - Flotation: "Bubbles, bubbles everywhere"

Key areas of flotation innovation being undertaken under the AMIRA International banner!
Unlocking whole of system benefits through a focus on flotation
Translating research into value as soon as it is available – Rapid Technical Transfer

Stephen Grocott, Chief Technical Development Officer, Clean TeQ; Chairman, AMIRA International will also be presenting on the subject:

Collaborate to compete: The value of cross collaboration for improved support, growth and development

We invite you to join us and are delighted to offer you a 20% discount on all ticket prices. Please use booking code AMIRA20 when registering
View all prices and register online

If you have any questions about the conference, please contact the Future of Mining event team on events@aspermontmedia.com

AMIRA International's Chairman presenting at ALTA 2018

Stephen Grocott, Chief Technical Development Officer, Clean TeQ and Chairman of AMIRA International will also be presenting at the ALTA 2018 held on 19-26 May 2018 in Perth.
Dr. Grocott will be presenting the following topic:
"What is changing in the Global Minerals Industry - Delivering Value by Leveraging Resources"
ALTA 2018 is of one of the world's premier annual metallurgical events and a leading platform for metallurgical innovation.  Featuring three international conferences and a symposium the detailed program topics include; Nickel, Cobolt and Copper sessions; In Situ Recovery Symposium; Uranium REE Lithium sessions; and Gold-PM sessions.
For more information or to register to ALTA 2018 click here.

Chasing an old AMIRA Project Report or Outcome?
Are you a current member? Chasing an AMIRA International Project report from the past that your company has sponsored or wanting to see if reports that are out of confidentiality contain information you may be chasing as not to reinvent the wheel?

Remember that you have access to AMIRA International's Project Database via our webpage by using your logon on the members portal.  You don't know what your company has sponsored in the past, or have any queries regarding access then please contact us via email on enquiries@amirainternational.com

 Further Information

AMIRA International Ltd is a member-based organisation of minerals companies and suppliers which develops, brokers and facilitates collaborative research projects.
Further information can be found on our website: www.amirainternational.com

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