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MERC & Harquail School of Earth Sciences at AME Roundup

From January 18-22, 2021, Laurentian University's Mineral Exploration Research Centre (MERC) and Harquail School of Earth Sciences are exhibiting at AME Remote Roundup 2021, the first virtual conference organized by the Association for Mineral Exploration (AME). 

Visitors to the virtual booth will have the opportunity to:

  • connect with researchers, students, faculty, and staff
  • enjoy virtual short presentations (program details to come)
  • learn about cutting-edge projects and exploration techniques
  • get the latest information about Canada's largest geoscience research project, Metal Earth
  • discover ways to partner with MERC and/or Metal Earth

Attendees and participants of AME Remote Roundup 2021 are gathering virtually to network, share knowledge, and discuss innovative advancements in mineral exploration. Conference activities will generate new research and exploration projects that sustain our national, regional, and local economies.

AME Office Hours:

Booth Representative Schedule - Chat with us at AME or join us in our Zoom room!

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. PST/ 1:30-3:00 p.m. EST Zsuzsanna Toth & Ross Sherlock Rasmus Haugaard & John Ayer Zsuzsanna Toth & Taus Jørgensen
Douglas Tinkham & Taus Jørgensen John Ayer & Chris Beckett-Brown
2:30 - 4:00 p.m. PST / 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. EST Rasmus Haugaard & Mohamed Farhat Rasmus Haugaard & Mohamed Farhat Ross Sherlock & Douglas Tinkham

Chris Beckett-Brown & Mohamed Farhat 

John Ayer & Taus Jørgensen



Booth Representative Profiles

Dr. Ross Sherlock, Chair in Exploration Targeting, Director of MERC and Metal Earth

Dr. Douglas K. Tinkham, Associate Professor of Metamorphic Petrology; Director of the Harquail School of Earth Sciences

Dr. John Ayer, Associate Director, MERC

Dr. Rasmus Haugaard Nielsen, Research Associate, Metal Earth

Dr. Taus Jørgensen, Research Associate, Metal Earth

Dr. Zsuzsanna Tóth, Research Associate, Metal Earth 

Chris Beckett-Brown, MSc Geology, PhD Candidate (Harquail School of Earth Sciences)

Mohamed Farhat, MSc candidate, Geology (Harquail School of Earth Sciences)

Last updated: 2021-01-18, 3:41 p.m. EST. 


Lynn Bulloch, Promotions and Communications Manager, le_bulloch@laurentian.ca








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