Program: Part 2 Webinar


Day 1: 26 October (Time UTC: 15:00 – 18:05)
Time (UTC) Non-Scientific Talks Title of the Talk
15:00 – 15:10 Dr Johanna Torppa, Senior Scientist, Geological Survey of Finland (GTK) Welcome
15:10 – 15:20 Dr Saku Vuori, Director of Science and Innovations, Geological Survey of Finland (GTK) GTK – Foreword
15:20 – 15:30 Dr Colin Williams, Director of Mineral Resources Program, U.S Geological Survey United States Geological Survey – Foreword
15:30 – 15:50 Keynote: Dr Andreas Barth, Managing Director of Beak Consultants GmbH Mineral Predictive Mapping (MPM) – From Intuition to Quantitative Hybrid 3D Modelling
15:55 – 16:05 Break
Invited Scientific Talks
16:05 – 16:15 Dr Joshua Rosera, Research Geologist and Mendenhall Postdoctoral Fellow, U.S. Geological Survey, Geology, Energy & Minerals Science Center, USA Mapping Multivariate Ore Occurrence Data with Correspondence Analysis
16:20 – 16:35 Dr Christopher Lawley, Gold Metallogenist, Geological Survey of Canada, Canada Data-driven Prospectivity Modelling of Sediment-hosted Mineral Systems
16:35 – 16:50 Dr Eric Grunsky, Adjunct Professor, University of Waterloo, Canada Resource Assessment Using Advanced Data Analytics with Multi-element Geochemical Survey Data
16:50 – 17:00 Break
17:00 – 17:15 Elias Prado, Geosciences Researcher, Institute of Geosciences (IG), University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Geological Survey of Brazil, Brazil Modelling of Cu-Au Prospectivity in the Carajás Mineral Province (Brazil) Through Machine Learning: Dealing with Imbalanced Training Data
17:15 – 17:30 Dr Arianne Ford, Senior GIS Analyst, Kenex Ltd., New Zealand Big (Targeting Criteria) Data – Little (Training) Data
17:30 – 18:00 Interactive Session and General Discussions
18:00 – 18:05 Session Chair Closing Day 1
Day 2: 27 October (Time UTC: 15:00 – 18:10)
Time (UTC) Invited Scientific Talks Title of the Talk
15:05 – 15:25 Keynote: Dr Nicole Januszczak, Global Practice Lead Mineral Systems, BHP, Canada Beyond Prospectivity Maps: Tackling the Growth Challenge Facing the Mining Industry with the Application of Mineral Systems
15:30 – 15:40 Dr Guillaume Bertrand, Research Engineer, Bureau de Recherches Géologiques et Minières (BRGM), French Geological Survey, France Mineral Prospectivity Mapping for Critical Raw Materials at European Scale with the CBA Method
15:45 – 15:55 Dr Mike McMillan, Senior Geophysicist, Computational Geosciences Inc., Canada Mineral Prospectivity Using a VNET Framework
16:00 – 16:10 Break
16:10 – 16:20 Wolfgang Maier Introduction to the Layered Intrusion Database, and Implications for Exploration Targeting
16:25 – 16:35 Andreas Brosig Qualitative and Quantitative Prospectivity Mapping and Assessment of Undiscovered Mineral Resources
16:40 – 16:50 Martiya Sadeghi, Senior Researcher, Geological Survey of Sweden, Sweden Mineral System Approach for Three-dimensional Target Generation of Iron-oxide (±apatite) Mineralisation in the Blötberget Mining Area, Bergslagen-Sweden
16:55 – 17:05 Break
17:05 – 17:15 Dr Bijal Chudasama, Research Scientist, Geological Survey of Finland (GTK) Machine Learning Methods for Assisting Identification of Drilling Targets within the Rajapalot Project Area in the Northern Fennoscandian Shield, Finland
17:20 – 17:35 Dr Felipe Tavares, Head of Economic Geology Division, Geological Survey of Brazil – CPRM, Brazil Mineral Resource Assessment and Mapping of Prospectivity by the Geological Survey of Brazil: A Work in Progress
17:35 – 18:05 Interactive Session and General Discussions
18:05 – 18:15 Dr Johanna Torppa, Senior Scientist, Geological Survey of Finland (GTK) Closing remarks