Amid the conference, participants can engage in diverse activities, such as site visits to mining operations, rounds of golf, social dinners etc, enhancing their overall Cornish experience.

Further details below.


The industry explained in half a day

This half-day seminar covers the mining cycle, from exploration and investment to extraction and marketing.

Recap on the difference between resources and reserves, the different mining methods, the source of the industry’s finance, where your company fits in the supply chain. Learn mining’s jargon and key phrases. 

Developed by industry analyst Dr Chris Hindeformerly of S&P Global and delivered by Dr Paul Freeman, formerly of Joy Global and Komatsu.

An excellent insight for everybody in the mining industry, click here for more information

site visits

King Edward Mine Museum

Troon, Camborne, TR14 9HW
(30 mins north-east of Falmouth)

Tungsten West

Hemerdon Mine, Drakelands, Plympton, Devon, PL7 5BS
(2 hour from Falmouth)

Imerys British Lithium

Roche Road, Stenalees, St Austell, PL26 8ZH
(1 hour from Falmouth)

Wardell Armstrong

International Processing Facilities and Pilot Plant, Truro, TR3 6EH
(20 minutes from Falmouth)

Cornish Metals & Holman Wilfley Ltd

South Crofty Mine, Pool, Redruth, TR15 3QT

Grinding Solutions

14 Tresillian Business Park, Tresillian, Truro, TR2 4HF
(45 minutes from Falmouth)

Cornish Tin

Great Wheal Vor, Breage, Helston, TR13 9NH

Camborne School of Mines

Penryn Campus TR10 9FE
CSM labs tour and DDC Visualisation Suite tour

Introduction by Patrick Foster, Head of Camborne School of Mines, an interactive session in Deep Digital Cornwall Visualisation Suite, Tour of Chemical, Imagining & Mineralogical Facility (CIMF) and Mineral Processing Laboratories and refreshments provided.

other activities

Truro Golf Club

Tresawls Road, Truro, TR1 3LG
(£40 payable on the day)

evening events

Welcome supper

Tuesday 11 June 2024
Chain Locker Quay Street, Falmouth, TR11 3HH

Networking Supper

Wednesday 12 June 2024
National Maritime Museum Discovery Quay, Falmouth, TR11 3QY

Gala Dinner & Show

Thursday 13 June 2024
Princess Pavilion
Melvill Road, Falmouth,
TR11 4AR

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