From 6 pm, 3rd July, Cardiff University Main building entry hall


4-7th July, Cardiff University Main building


2-3rd July, Cardiff University Main building

Poster Session

4-7th July, Cardiff University Main Building

Conference Dinner

5th July, venue to be announced

Virtual participation

We will provide an option for virtual conference participation (via zoom) for all sessions and the shortcourses, at normal registration fees (including reduced or free participation for developing country delegates), except for the Wager & Brown field workshop and the other conference field trips. More details will follow closer to the conference.

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IPS Field trips


Rum/Scotland (B. O’Driscoll)
Lapland (W. Maier)

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Conference Sessions

M Junge, E Mansur, JM Gonzalez-Jimenez - A.Vymazalova

“PGE mineralogy”

O. Namur, J Andersen – R.Latypov

“Petrogenesis of layered intrusions”

D Holwell

“Bushveld northern lobe PGE-Ni-Cu deposits”

S Prevec, F Roelofse – M.Junge

“Bushveld western & eastern lobe petrology & ore deposits”

Y Wang, W Smith, S Mondal

“Global PGE deposits”

M Le Vaillant, D. Blanks, Z. Yao

“Global Ni-Cu (PGE) deposits and ore processes”

J-W. Park – M.Fischer-Gödde

“PGE geochemistry, experiments & planetary processes”

S Dare, J Marques, Z Vukmanovic

“Chromite & Ti-V magnetite deposits”

M Manzi, S Webb

“Exploration geophysics”

B Chudasama, V. Nykänen – A.Porwal

“GIS-based prospectivity tools”

I McDonald

“Open session”


Chromite: petrology, geochemistry, field relationships, ore models and exploration applications
Sarah-Jane Barnes, J. Brenan, Z. Vukmanovic, Steve Barnes 3.July, whole day Download Description
The future of the minerals industry; increasing demand, the energy transition, and environmental, social and governmental challenges
S. Jowitt 3.July, whole day Download Description

Wager & Brown workshop

2 July 2023, preceded by 2-day field trip to St. David’s Layered intrusion, Wales (30 June-1July). Convenors: C. Tegner, M. Holness, R. Latypov; Field tip leader W Maier Download PDF

Abstract Template

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Abstracts should be sent by the submission deadline (11th April) to the organisers of the session in which you want to present or to W Maier ( Delegates can submit 1 abstract for a talk and 1 for a poster. There is no fee for abstract submission. Authors will be notified by mid April if abstract is accepted.

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