The International Seabed Authority, Interoceanmetal Joint Organization (IOM) and the Ministry of the Environment in Poland are jointly organizing a workshop on Processing Technologies, Metal Recoveries & Economic Feasibility of Deep Sea Mining at the Ministry of Environment in Warsaw, Poland 3-5 September, 2018.
The workshop will be focused on the following core areas: Processing technologies (metal recovery); Economic feasibility of mining seabed minerals; Impact of seabed mining on terrestrial mineral supplies; Environment – clean marine technology, waste disposal and recycling; International cooperation, regulations and role of the ISA as regulator.
The Authority is inviting stakeholders and in particular, contractors holding exploration contracts, to participate in the workshop.
With a limited number of available places, interested persons are required to register by submitting a letter of interest to the Authority by 7 August 2018.
Bookmark this page for further details which will be uploaded as they come to hand. Download the Announcement Flyer .
* Please note that as referred to in the Provisional Agenda, an overnight stay will be required in Glogów or Wrocław on the 5th of September after the planned visit to the processing metallurgical plant of KGHM company. Click this link for the Recommended Hotels. For accommodation purposes, workshop participants are also required to confirm their hotel of choice and register their interest in attending by emailing Ms Shanique Gregory before 16 August 2018 to allow for hotel reservations.