SEG January 2020 Enews Update
Roundup and Rock Talk 2020 are just around the corner…Join Smithers Exploration Group at our regional table on the Monday and Tuesday at Roundup in Vancouver and plan to talk rocks at Rock Talk in Smithers February 19, 20 and 21.
- SEG’s table in the concourse at Roundup is a must stop on January 20 and 21: Check out a NEW metallogenic model for Laramide Age deposits, Central BC! And pick up your 2020 SEG directory.
- Rock Talk 2020 on February 19, 20 and 21 in Smithers: Day 1 is all about the rocks with the BCGS MapPlace 2; a workshop on the evolution of the Huckleberry Mine and new tectonomagmatic structural insights of the Skeena Arch. Day 2 brings together project updates from northern BC. And backing it all up – SEG’s collection of Cordilleran rock suites which the geos above are examining at last year's Rock Talk. Then it's a ski day at Hudson Bay Mountain.
Roundup 2020, Vancouver Convention Centre East, January 20-23
Smithers Exploration Group will have a strong presence at AME’s Roundup 2020 talking about the rocks of the north.
Monday January 20 and Tuesday January 21: SEG’s regional table in the concourse outside the technical presentations is a must see. Geologists with decades of experience in northern BC have developed a NEW metallogenic model for Laramide Age deposits in Central BC! Peter Ogryzlo will be at the SEG table with a poster demonstrating the potential of Central BC. Join him on Monday and Tuesday.
Some of SEG’s collection of Cordilleran rock suites are making the trip south from their home in SEG’s Rock Room, thanks to Bandstra Transportation. Check out the suites and learn more about how you can use the collection in preparation for the 2020 field season.
While you're at the table get all the details on Rock Talk 2020 in Smithers February 19, 20 and 21, including the new tectonomagmatic structural insights of the Skeena Arch with Tom Richards, a workshop on the evolution on Huckleberry Mine and the project updates from greenfields to advanced stage to operating mines. See the Rock Talk preliminary program below.
And of course the annual SEG directory will be available at the SEG table, BC Night and the publication table near registration.
Special thanks to Bandstra Transportation for their continuing support moving SEG and its rocks from Smithers to Vancouver.
Rock Talk 2020, February 19, 20 and 21, Smithers
Rock Talk 2020 is set for February 19, 20 and 21 in Smithers focusing squarely on rocks and wrapping up with skiing. SEG’s collection of Cordilleran rock suites will be front and centre on Wednesday with two educational sessions featuring the rocks of northern BC. Project updates will fill Thursday and skiing on Hudson Bay Mountain cap it all off on Friday.
Wednesday February 19: Map the Golden Triangle with the BCGS; Workshop the evolution of the Huckleberry mine; and Explore new tectonomagmatic structural insights of the Skeena Arch.
Thursday February 20: Technical presentations gearing up from grassroots exploration throughout the Golden Triangle and transitioning into advanced-stage projects in the region and finishing with the producing Brucejack and Red Chris mines.
Friday February 21: Strap on your gear for a ski day at the Hudson Bay Mountain!
Stay tuned for details on the Wednesday morning session with the BC Geological Survey. Peter Ogryzlo will handle the Huckleberry workshop and Tom Richards lays out the Skeena Arch. Thursday’s program will focus on early stage/green fields projects in the morning and brownfields/late stage projects and operating mines in the afternoon. As usual Rock Talk 2020 promises to be jam-packed with new concepts and new projects that stir the imagination and the advanced projects that have made northwest BC the buzz of the minerals industry.
The early bird registration deadline for Rock Talk is January 31. The early bird rate is $100 and will be handled through Eventbrite shortly. After January 31, registration is $125/person.
Count on coming to Smithers for February 19, 20 and 21 and we’ll keep everyone up to date on the program as details are finalized.