Call for Papers

First Draft Submission

First draft extended abstracts are due 12 November.

Please refer to your acceptance letter for information on how to submit your first draft.

Congress Themes

We welcome abstracts with a geophysics theme that fall under any one of these sessions or themes.

  • Mineral system understanding

    Mineral system and exploration targeting; mineralisation processes; multiscale characterisation: atoms to cratons; geometallurgy of PACRIM deposits; and data in geoscience.

  • Exploration, mining investment and new project developments

    Advances in exploration techniques; and mining investment and new project developments.

  • Mineralisation styles

    Epithermal systems; IOCG and related deposits; magmatic Fe-Ti-Cr oxide and Ni-Cu-PGE sulphide deposits; orogenic Au; intrusion-related Au; porphyry deposits; skarn and replacement deposits; VMS/SEDEX and modern ocean floor systems; and sediment hosted/Carlin deposits.

  • Provinces and Case Studies

    China, Malaysia, Vietnam and Laos; New Zealand and Eastern Australia; PNG, Indonesia, Philippines; Chile and South America; and Northern Pacific Rim (North America and Russia).


Key Dates

Abstract submission deadline – 11 September 2018
Notification to authors – September 2018
First draft extended abstracts due – 12 November 2018
Final draft extended abstracts due – 29 January 2019
Conference dates – 3-5 April 2019

For further information, please contact: conference@ausimm.com.au