DATES: May /June 2022
Total 5 sessions
Each session meets daily virtually for 3 hours with a 15 minutes break
Online (Live) on CISCO WebEx platform
Geologists, mining engineers, project managers, and other professionals in the mining industry with some experience in the mining industry are willing to learn more about mineral resource estimation, applied geostatistics, resource classification, and reporting.
The participants of this part of the program are expected to gain knowledge and some experience on several critical aspects of resource estimation which may be useful for improving the reliability of resource/reserve estimation at the workplace.
This program covers the resource estimation process in detail with computer-assisted examples.
Each session will end with a Q&A session.
Accredited by the American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG) for Professional development hours (PDH) and Continuing Education Units (CEU)
Certificates of completion and Professional Development Hours (PDH) will be electronically awarded to the participants.
Please contact Dr. Abani Samal (email@example.com) for any further clarification.
Dr. Abani Samal (Lead Faculty): Dr Abani R Samal holds M. Tech degree from IIT(ISM), Dhanbad, MS and DIC from Imperial College, London and PhD from SIU-C, USA. He joined mining industry in January 1996 as a geologist in a surface and underground chromite mining operation in the eastern India. He has nearly 22 years of experience in the mining industry. Dr Samal is an expert in mineral deposit studies and evaluation.
He is well recognized as an economic geologist, a geostatistician and a leader in the mining industry. Currently he is the owner and Principal of GeoGlobal, LLC in USA. Prior to this role, he worked as a Principal with RioTinto at their Salt Lake City regional headquarters. He also was the lead resource geologist and geostatistician at the Pincock, Allen and Holt (now RPM Global). Dr Samal has experience in gold-silver, copper, lead-zinc, iron ore, diamond and rare-earth element deposits.
He is a Registered Membership of SME and a Certified Professional Geologist (CPG) with AIPG. He also maintains as a fellow of GSI (India), a Fellow of SEG, life member of member of IAMG and a member of GSA. Dr Samal is practices as a qualified person (QP) globally. He is an honorary representative of the CRIRSCO in India.
Participants from India/ ASIA: INR 22,000 (Including VAT)
Payment details coming
Every group of five attendees from the same company/organization can add an additional 4 attendees with a 50% discount.
For groups of 10 or more participants from the same company and further clarifications, please drop an email to firstname.lastname@example.org