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The following presentations have been presented by the South Australian Government Resources and Energy Group Executive and members of the Mineral Resources Division (now within the Department of the Premier and Cabinet, previously within the Department of State Development)

Presented at Presentation

South Australian Exploration and Mining Conference (SAEMC)
08 December 2017
Adelaide, South Australia

Alexandra Blood, Executive Director, Mineral Resourcess Division, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
South Australia review and future focus (PDF 4.8 MB)
Geological Survey of South Australia Discovery Day
07 December 2017
Adelaide, South Australia

Presentations given at the Geological Survey of South Australia (GSSA) Discovery Day are available from the GSSA Discovery Day page

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International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC)
1 November 2017 
Melbourne, Australia 
Dr Paul Heithersay, Deputy Chief Executive, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
South Australia's Mining Infrastructure Planning (PDF 7.0 MB)
Exploration'17
21–25 October 2017
Toronto, Canada

Dr Steve Hill, Chief Government Geologist and Director Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of the Premier and Cabinet

SEG 2017
20 September 2017 
Beijing, China 
Dr Baohong Hou, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of the Premier and Cabinet, Government of South Australia
Heavy Mineral Sands Resources and what we know about these deposits in China (PDF 8.7 MB)
IAPSO-IAMAS-IAGA 2017: Good hope for Earth Sciences
29 August 2017 
Cape Town, South Africa 
Dr Stephan Thiel, Program Coordinator - Lithospheric Architecture, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
Magnetotelluric characterisation of cratonic lithosphere and controls on mineral deposits: examples from South Australia (PDF 5.2 MB)
Mining 2017 Resources Convention
29 August 2017
Brisbane, Queensland
Dr Andrew Rowett, General Manager, Resource Information, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
South Australia's mineral and resources update (PDF 5.9 MB)
14th SGA Biennial Meeting
23 August 2017
Quebec, Canada  
Dr Anthony Reid, Senior Principal Geoscientist, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
A cryptic paleo-suture zone: Implications for IOCG mineralisation in the Gawler Craton (PDF 11.4 MB)
Uncover Curnamona 2017
26 July 2017
Broken Hill, New South Wales

Dr Steve Hill, Chief Government Geologist, Director, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
An overview of the Curnamona: A South Australian perspective (PDF 4.1 MB)

Dr Anthony Reid, Senior Principal Geoscientist, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
Approaches to characterising the cover in the Curnamona (PDF 8.2 MB)

Dr Kate Robertson, Senior Geophysicist, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
Geometry and origin of the Curnamona Conductivity Anomaly from AusLAMP magnetotelluric data (3.7 MB)

Dr Stephan Thiel, Program Coordinator - Lithospheric Architecture, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
MT in uranium systems of the Frome Embayment - role of lithospheric controls (PDF 4 MB)

Stephen Hore, Project Geologist, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
Ordovician tectonism at Mt Painter: the evidence for and against (PDF 11.7 MB)     

More about the Uncover Curnamona conference (PDF 275 KB)

Copper to the World Conference
27 June 2017
Adelaide, South Australia
Presentations given at the Copper to the World conference
AusIMM International Uranium Conference
07 June 2017 
Dr Paul Heithersay, Deputy Chief Executive, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
Uranium in South Australia: Exploration for expansion (PDF 4.4 MB)
Field Geology Club of South Australia
01 June 2017
Adelaide, South Australia
Dr Steve Hill, Chief Government Geologist, Director, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
The Geological Survey of South Australia and you (PDF 8.4 MB)
South Australian Resources and Energy Investment Conference
23-24 May 2017
Adelaide, South Australia

Dr Paul Heithersay, Deputy Chief Executive, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
South Australia's resources sector: Looking to the future (PDF 4.8 MB)

Barry Goldstein, Executive Director, Energy Resources, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
Drivers and vision for energy resources (PDF 1.3 MB)

Charles Moore, Director, Resources and Strategy, Department of the Premier and Cabinet  
Copper to the World - Innovating to discover and engage (PDF 1.25 MB)

AusIMM WIMnet SA
11 May 2017
Adelaide, South Australia
Dr Rian Dutch, Principal Geologist, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
Lifting the lid on the Coompana Province (PDF 4.1 MB)
CRU World Copper Conference
04 April 2017
Santiago, Chile
Charles Moore, Director, Resources and Strategy, Department of State Development
Copper to the World - Innovating to discover and engage (PDF 2.75 MB)
Science in the Surveys 2017
28 March 2017
Melbourne, Victoria
Dr Anthony Reid, Senior Principal Geoscientist, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of State Development
Mapping the crustal expression of lithospheric-scale boundaries (PDF 3.75 MB)
PDAC
08 March 2017
Toronto, Canada
Dr Stephan Thiel, Senior Geophysicist, Affiliate Associate Lecturer University of Adelaide, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of State Development
Geosciences across the scales: Mineral exploration from the lithospheric mantle to cover (PDF 6.2 MB)
South Australia Exploration and Mining Conference (SAEMC)
02 December 2016
Adelaide, South Australia
Dr Ted Tyne, Executive Director, Mineral Resources, South Australian Department of State Development
Setting the state for the next decade of discovery, mining and delivering benefits to South Australians (PDF 7.9 MB) 
Geological Survey of South Australia (GSSA) Discovery Day
01 December 2016
Adelaide, South Australia

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Low Emission and Technology Minerals Conference
16 November 2016
Perth, Western Australia
Dr Ted Tyne, Executive Director, Mineral Resources, South Australian Department of State Development
Update on Uranium in South Australia (PDF 3.3 MB)
IMARC
10 November 2016
Melbourne, Victoria
Dr Paul Heithersay, Deputy Chief Executive, Resources and Energy Group, Department of State Development
Designing legal regimes to provide resource security and attract responsible investment (PDF 6.5 MB) 
China Mining 2016
22-25 September 2016
Tianjin, China

Dr Steve Hill, Chief Government Geologist, Director, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of State Development

Hillside Mine Community Voice meeting
19 September 2016 
Dr Paul Heithersay, Deputy Chief Executive, Resources and Energy Group, Department of State Development
Department of State Development presentation to Hillside Mine Community Voice (PDF 2.9 MB)
Mining 2016 Resources Convention, 25 August 2016
Brisbane, Queensland
Dr Ted Tyne, Executive Director, Mineral Resources, South Australian Department of State Development
South Australia's Copper Strategy (PDF 10.4 MB) 
International Copper Technology and Research Hub briefing
23 August 2016
South Australia Drill Core Reference Library, Tonsley
The presentations given at the briefing are avaliable as one document:
Presentations: International Copper Technology and Research Hub briefing, 23 August 2016 (PDF 2.4 MB)
  • Introduction: Charles Moore, Director, Resources and Strategy, Department of State Development
  • Context for the Hub: Dr Paul Heithersay, Deputy Chief Executive, Department of State Development
  • Industry perspective for the Hub, Terry Burgess, President, South Australian Chamber of Mines and Energy (SACOME)
  • The concept report, Dr Christopher Goodes
  • South Australia's copper development roadmap, Dr Christopher Goodes
  • Next steps: Charles Moore, Director, Resources and Strategy, Department of State Development
ASEG-PESA-AIG 2016:
25th Geophysical Conference 
20-24 August 2016
Adelaide, South Australia

Laszlo Katona and Adrian Fabris, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of State Development
Characterising the Punt Hill IOCG system using geophysical, geochemical and spatial methods - an integrated approach (PDF 6.2 MB)

Tom Wise, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of State Development
Olympic Dam seismic revisited: reprocessing of deep crustal seismic data using partially preserved amplitude processing (PDF 3.27 MB)

Dr Philip Heath and Laszlo Katona, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of State Development
Gravity Gridding in South Australia (PDF 12.5 MB)

Dr Rian Dutch, Tom Wise and Mark Pawley, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of State Development
Exposing the Nullarbor: Preliminary interpretations from the 2015 Coompana aeromagnetic survey (PDF 3.6 MB) 

Dr Philip Heath, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of State Development
The perils and pitfalls of gravity processing (PDF 3.8 MB)

Upper Spencer Gulf Resource Conference and Trade Expo (GMUSG)
17 August 2016
Port Pirie, South Australia
Dr Ted Tyne, Executive Director, Mineral Resources, South Australian Department of State Development
South Australian resource update (PDF 7.7 MB)
Mineral Systems Drilling Program (MSDP) Open Day
11 August 2016

Adrian Fabris, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of State Development 
MSDP overview and key results (PDF 5.9 MB)

John Brennan, Mineral Tenements and Exploration, Department of State Development
Environment, land access and Aboriginal heritage (PDF 7.4 MB)

Kingston Resources Ltd  
Phase 1: Outcomes of Carriewerloo Project (PDF 4 MB)

Richard Flint, Minotaur Exploration Ltd 
Results of the MSDP drill program in the southwest Gawler Ranges: A Minotaur perspective (PDF 6.7 MB)

Stacey McAvaney, Mario Werner, Carmen Krapf, Mark Pawley, Ben Nicolson and Claire Wade, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of State Development 
MSDP insights from new GSSA mapping (PDF 11.1 MB)

Elizabeth Jagodzinski, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of State Development
Dating of the Hiltaba-GRV event and associated mineral systems (PDF 2.6 MB)

Ben Nicolson, Stacey McAvaney and Anthony Reid, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of State Development
Mineral potential of the northern Eyre Peninsula – unravelling hydrothermal mineralising events in the Gawler Craton (PDF 10.3 MB)

Robbie Row, James Cleverley and David Giles, Deep Exploration Technologies CRC
Deploying DET CRC Technologies: Mineral Systems Drilling Program (PDF 8.4 MB)

Adrian Fabris, Geological Survey of South Australia, Department of State Development
MSDP: What’s next? (PDF 10.6 MB)

MSDP video series A series of 10 videos covering the outcomes of the Mineral Systems Drilling Program

Australian Earth Sciences Convention (AESC)
26-30 June 2016
Adelaide, South Australia
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Note: Presentations will be available for a twelve month period and due to size and format constraints are only available as PDF files.