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Exploration Radio Episode 39

Ideas that Must (Part 1) At the end of all of our interviews, Steve and I always ask our guests two questions: what is something they think that needs to live and what is something that needs to die in the mining industry? We thought it would be interesting to put together some of these Read the full article…

New data delivers improved geoscientist employment insight

Employment by Region and Occupation — NERO — is a new experimental dataset developed by the National Skills Commission, a Commonwealth government agency.  NERO provides timely information on employment at detailed levels, including 355 occupations across 88 regions in Australia. Until now, data at this level of detail was only readily available once every five years Read the full article…

AIG Mentoring Programs (Online) – Pathways to Your Dream Job

In conjunction with the Mentoring Programs and of particular interest to early career geoscientists but open to all AIG members we are running three workshops in the Your Brand series entitled “Pathways to Your Dream Job“. For each of these sessions, participants will be able to log into the webinar to; participate in the presentation/webinar Read the full article…

AEGC 2021 IS GOING HYBRID

AEGC 2021 is now only 10 weeks away and we can’t wait to see as many of you as possible there in person.
We know that not all of you will be able to join us in Brisbane this year so we are committed to offering flexibility in attending the Conference. For those of you that are unable to physically join us, we are excited to be able to offer a fully accessible Conference for all across the globe via our state-of-the-art virtual platform.

JORC Code Training

July – August 2021 AIG’s informative, popular and affordable JORC Code training program is again being presented through a series of webinars during July and August. (commencing 28th July). The seminars are run at times to suit attendees anywhere in the world. The webinar content is continuously updated to ensure that training benefits from attendee Read the full article…

What’s happened with geoscientist employment during Q2 2021?

The latest Australian geoscientist employment survey is open for contributions. Complete the survey by 31st July 2021.

AIG NEWS 143 IS AVAILABLE NOW!

The latest edition of AIG News, the Australian Institute of Geoscientists member newsletter is now available in full colour and digital format and best of all FREE for all readers! NEW! View the latest AIG News in ! Or download the PDF below: For web: AIG News 143: Download as Single Pages PDF For web: Read the full article…

The 2022 NGEA challenge is now open!

  Registration for the 2022 Frank ArnottNext Generation Explorers Award (NGEA™) is now open! Are you a current earth science student looking for career development, international recognition and a chance to win cash prizes? Then this is the challenge for you! The NGEA™ is an international mining competition that offers students hands-on experience working with modern geoscience Read the full article…

AIG Leadership positions for 2021-22

The AIG is pleased to announce the following Directors have been elected to leadership roles for the next 12 months. President – Dale Sims Vice President – Chris Dickinson Treasurer – Rod Carlson (re-elected) The Company Secretary role is in the process of being filled and will be advised as soon as possible. The Board’s Read the full article…

AIG AGM presentation

THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF GEOSCIENTISTS 2020-2021 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – Brisbane, 11 May 2021   PRESENTATION OUTLINE 2020-2021 Highlights and Overview 40thAnniversary (1981-2021) Membership Education Outreach and external engagements Finances Professional standards Challenges Acknowledgements 2021 Board Election Results Click here to view the full presentation.