SMEDG – 2022 – Golden Jubilee Conference 25th August 2022 Sydney Australia


SMEDG Golden Jubilee Conference

In person event only
25th August 2022 Sydney Australia

2022 marks the 50th anniversary of the Sydney Mineral Exploration Discussion Group (SMEDG). To mark this important milestone there will be a SMEDG Golden Jubilee Conference in Sydney at the Kirribilli Club on the 25th August 2022. This Conference will be followed by a celebratory dinner which will include presentation of SMEDG Life Membership Awards. The venue offers a spectacular panorama of Sydney Harbour and is only a short walk from Milsons Point train station.



Conference Details

  • A keynote address by Dr Richard Sillitoe on the evolution in the metallogenic understanding of accretionary orogens
  • reflections on the past fifty years of mineral exploration and SMEDG
  • major sessions on breakthrough exploration science and technologies
  • a panel discussion on the future of mineral exploration


Richard Sillitoe discusses high school, university, and how he ended up taking geology.

Gold Sponsor | IONEER
Dinner Sponsor | NSW MINING