EGRU Services Conferences


Future Understanding of Tectonics, Ores, Resources, Environment and Sustainability

4 - 7 June 2017
Townsville, QLD, Australia

The conference will address issues related to future trends in the understanding, discovery and utilisation of mineral and energy resources, including the challenge of exploring in areas under cover. 

FUTORES II will have a similar format to the inaugural and highly successful FUTORES Conference held in 2013, with a number of symposium themes, including:

  • David Groves Symposium – Mineral Deposits: New Insights
  • Mineral Exploration: New Technologies and New Approaches  
  • Tectonics and Metallogenesis  
  • Basins and Energy  
  • Future Trends in the Minerals Industry

The Economic Geology Research Centre (EGRU) at James Cook University is proud to host this event and welcomes colleagues, industry partners and students to what will be an inspiring and exciting conference.