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Summer Symposium 2021

The Summer Symposium was held at the Diamond Lecture Theatre, University of Zimbabwe on 26th November 2021 and attended by 80 members and students.


Copies of the presentations can be found below:-


Welcome - Renias Tirivabaya-  Geological Society Chair

Official Opening - Prof P. Mapfumo, Vice Chancellor University of Zimbabwe,  represented by Prof C Mbohwa,  Pro Vice-Chancellor,  Strategic Partnerships and Industrialisation

GSZ Mentorship Program - Steve Duma

Society of Economic Geologists - Andrew du Toit

GSZ Professional Registration -  Questionnaire Feedback              - Kennedy Mtetwa

Chemical and Petrographic Composition and Depositional Environment of the Hwange Coal Seam - Oliver Maponga

Detrital zircon geochronological data bearing on the reconstruction of the late Mesoproterozoic Umkondo-Ritscherflya foreland basin (Zimbabwe/Antarctica) -  Sharad Master

Update On The Petroleum Exploration Completed In the Cabora Bassa Basin In Zimbabwe During 2021 - Brent Barber

The Invictus video can be found at the following link https://youtu.be/a3ZsX0EzLH0

The tectonic setting of the Umkondo Chimanimani Diamondiferous Grits- preliminary results discussed. - Bornwell Mupaya

Structural constraints on the evolution of the south-eastern Mwanesi Greenstone Belt and adjacent granitoids, central Zimbabwe Craton: implications for gold mineralisation - Brian Mapingere

Geophysical Modelling of the Ni-Cu Mineralised Jacomynspan Ultramafic sill, Northern Cape, South Africa - Mhaka Ushendibaba

A review of the regional aeromagnetic, gravity and electromagnetic data of Zimbabwe with special emphasis on the Lonely, Empress and Hunters Road areas - Tenyears Gumede

Geophysics for Groundwater Search in Tsholotso - Hilary Gumbo

Data Integration & Automation - Eugene Snyman

The use of mobile laser scanning to 2D & 3D map old underground workings - Matthew du Toit

Which assay method to choose for your geological samples? - Spicer Munjeri

Summary - Tony Martin