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Industry professionals interested in displaying core and results from mineral exploration and development projects are invited to present at the Core Shack Exhibit at the 2019 Annual AMA Convention in Anchorage.

The Core Shack provides a showcase for participants of projects that are generating meaningful new results or have not participated in AMA's core shack before, to show off their core and discuss results with interested attendees. In addition, reactivated mines, extensions, or satellite to existing operations are encouraged participants, particularly where new results are generating interest in future development potential of the project. Hand samples, maps, charts, and other technical information are also welcome.

Since this event is relatively new for AMA, participation is heavily incentivized through the offer of complimentary exhibit space and complimentary conference registration for the lead exhibitor. Please support your Alaska Miners Association by participating in and helping us grow the Core Shack.

If you are interested in presenting at the Core Shack please provide contact names, affiliation, contact information, and the name of the deposit prospect to Varina Zinno (vzinno@millrockresources.com) or Traci Hartz (thartz@millrockresources.com) by October 10, 2019, although earlier submittals are encouraged and will facilitate planning.  Click here for more information


The exhibit will be on the trade show floor in the Dena'ina Center. 

 
 

The “Prospectors’ Tent”, an exciting recent addition to the Fall conference as of 2018, will feature independent prospectors or early-exploration projects displaying their mineral prospects and discoveries.  With participation and support, this exhibit should blossom into another highlighted attraction that draws attendees to the conference to see early-stage properties with potential while further promoting interest and investment in exploration across Alaska. Providing a venue for prospectors to share their discoveries is an important opportunity that may lead to new discoveries, prospects, and partnerships in Alaska, as several notable discovery stories in Canada attest to. The “Prospectors’ Tent” exhibit will occur on Tuesday and Wednesday, November 5 and 6, in the Trade Show.

The Prospectors’ Tent will provide an opportunity for independent prospectors or early-exploration projects to display their mineral prospects and discoveries. This will be a space to feature displays, maps, or photographs, rock samples, and drill core, and give conference attendees a chance to see early-stage properties with potential throughout Alaska.

 

The Prospectors’ Tent is a recent addition to the Fall AK Miners Conference with the possibility to blossom, with sufficient participation, into another highlighted attraction that draws attendees to the conference and further promoting interest in Alaska exploration. Please help spread the word.

If you are interested in presenting at the Prospectors Tent please provide contact names, affiliation, contact information to Varina Zinno (vzinno@millrockresources.com) or Traci Hartz (thartz@millrockresources.com), although earlier submittals are encouraged and will facilitate planning.  

The exhibit will be on the trade show floor in the Dena'ina Center. Click here for more information

 

Professionals interested in presenting scientific research and technology with respect to mineral exploration, engineering, operations, economics, reclamation, environment, and other subjects pertinent to the mining industry are invited to present posters at the 2019 AMA Convention. 
 

The Poster Session will be held on Tuesday, November 5th on the second floor of the Dena’ina Center from 9 am to 5 pm.  Each poster will be provided a 4-foot by 8-foot freestanding display board; pins will be provided.  Poster session presenters should be available to answer questions at their displays during breaks between Technical Sessions on Tuesday, November 5th.  AMA encourages posters to be displayed throughout the convention and removed by the end of the Technical Sessions on Thursday afternoon, November 7th. The presenting author of an accepted poster abstract will receive complimentary convention registration.     
 

If you are interested in presenting a poster, please provide author names, affiliation, contact information, presentation title, and abstract (500 word limit) to Eric Cannon (ecannon@golder.com, tel:  907.865.2525 work) for student posters, or to Sue Karl (skarl@usgs.gov, 907.786.7428  work) for professional posters by October 15th.  All abstracts will go through an AMA review process prior to acceptance.  Please note that abstracts of a commercial sales nature will be declined for the poster session, and the author will be encouraged to pursue a tradeshow booth or core shack display.  Click here for more information.