Provisional Daily Schedule

Saturday, June 16
08:00-17:00 Registration opens
00:00-00:00 Pre-conference workshops and field trips
Sunday, June 17
08:00-20:00 Registration
00:00-00:00 Pre-conference workshops and field trips
17:00-20:00 Ice Breaker
17:00-20:00 Trade show
Monday, June 18
THEME: To introduce the relationships between the Earth – our planet – and the nature, distribution, availability, and extractive challenges of natural resources
07:30-17:00 Registration
00:00-00:00 Opening Ceremony and first plenary
00:00-00:00 Technical program
11:00-17:00 Trade show
Tuesday, June 19
THEME: To consider future energy needs, sources and use; the nexus between energy, minerals and water, and the relationships to other areas of human endeavor
07:30-17:00 Registration
00:00-00:00 Technical program
11:00-17:00 Trade show
Wednesday, June 20
THEME: To evaluate the regional distribution of energy, minerals and water, and the resulting benefits and challenges posed for people; the availability resources, the discovery process, responsible development, and access to markets
07:30-17:00 Registration
00:00-00:00 Technical program
10:00-14:00 Trade show
Thursday, June 21
THEME: To discuss the future – the types of resources that will be most critical in a changing world, the alternative sources of supply from new geological environments to improved recycling, changing ownership, new partnerships, and the path forward
07:30-17:00 Registration
00:00-00:00  Technical Program
00:00-00:00 Closing ceremony and last plenary
Friday, June 22
07:30-14:00 Registration
00:00-00:00 Post-conference workshops and field trips
Saturday, June 23
00:00-00:00 Post-conference workshops and field trips
Sunday, June 24
00:00-00:00 Post-conference workshops and field trips