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Visiting Speakers

Upcoming Speakers

Dr. Adam Simmons, Senior Geologist – Global Copper, Anglo American PLC

"Magmatic and Hydrothermal Stratigraphy of Paleocene-Eocene Porphyry Cu-Mo Deposits in Southern Peru"

Tuesday, November 17, 2015; 12:30-1:30 pm; Miller Hall, Room 105


Dr. Alex Baumgard, Senior Geotechnical / Environmental Engineer, BGC ENGINEERING INC.

" The Trans Mountain Expansion Project: Designing for Geohazards in a Modern World "

Thursday, November 19, 2015 6:30 pm; Miller Hall, Room 105


Dr. Karen Hudson-Edwards, Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Birkbeck, University of London

(Invited by Heather Jamieson)

“Title TBC”

Week of January 4, 2016 (date/time TBC)


Bradford Cooke, CEO and Director, Endeavour Silver Corp., Vancouver, BC

(invited by Jean Hutchinson)

Title TBC

Tentative date: Monday, January 25, 2016


Completed Talks

Dr. K. Howard Poulsen, Director, ATIAT (Abitibi-Timiskaming Institut(e) d’Abitibi-Témiscamingue)

“Lake Victoria Goldfields, East Africa”

Friday, September 18; 1:30 - 2:30 pm; Miller Hall, Room 105

View the abstract


Bruce McMonnies, P.Geo., MMET, Lamontagne Geophysics, Kingston

KEGS Kingston Chapter lecture

“Lamontagne UTEM Development”

Thursday, October 29, 4:30-6:30 pm; Miller Hall, Room 105





John Dixon                                                                   Martin Van Den Berghe

john.dixon@queensu.ca                                              martin.vandenberghe@gmail.com   

Departmental Coordinator of Visiting Speakers        and

                                                                                    Nick Joyce


                                                                                    Jolliffe Club Speaker Coordinators


Speaker suggestions are welcome – please send suggestions to John Dixon or Jolliffe Club reps, Martin and Nick.