EGRU Services Conferences



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

4 - 7 June 2017
Townsville, QLD, Australia

Pleanary Speaker: Dick Sillitoe

The conference will address issues related to new understandings in mineral  deposits, tectonics, and metallogenesis, basins and energy, new technologies and approaches in exploration, including the challenge of exploration in areas with cover, and future trends in the minerals industry.

The FUTORES II conference will have a similar format to the inaugural and highly successful FUTORES conference held in 2013 .

  • David Groves Symposium: New Insights in Mineral Deposit Understanding
  • New Technologies and New Approaches in Mineral Exploration
  • 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.