Thank you to everyone who made The AusIMM New Leaders’ 2012 Conference a great success

On behalf of the Organising Committee of The AusIMM New Leaders’ 2012 Conference we thank you for your attendance and participation at the event. We have received very positive feedback and would like to take this opportunity to thank our sponsors, authors, and presenters for ensuring the standard of the event delivered was to the highest degree.

The conference attracted over 240 participants with students and industry professionals from Australia and New Zealand attending.

For information on the next event in the series please email event management at who will advise you when information is available.

Pre and Post conference Workshops

Peak Performance PM

We would like to extend thanks to our workshop provider Peak Performance PM for their involvement in hosting the workshops covering WK3: Understanding Project Management and WK4: Understanding People – The Key to Successful Team Management.

Post conference Tours

Post Conference Sponsors

We would like to extend our thanks to the tour providers Castlemaine Goldfields, Crocodile Gold Corp and Mandalay Resources for hosting the following tours: Fosterville Gold Mine Tour | Augusta Antimony – Gold Mine Tour | Stawell Gold Mines Tour | Castlemaine Ballarat Gold Project Tour

Organising Committee

Conference Chair
Justin Spalding SAusIMM Conference Chair,
University of Ballarat

Conference Committee
Benjamin Byrne SAusIMM, University of Ballarat
Allan Graham SAusIMM, University of Ballarat
Jennifer Graham, University of Ballarat
David Huang, University of Ballarat
Sharon Lawson SAusIMM, University of Ballarat
Yvonne Ormesher SAusIMM, University of Ballarat
Brenden Thurlow SAusIMM, University of Ballarat

Event Management: The AusIMM

Alison McKenzie, Senior Manager, Events
Tara Hicks, Coordinator, Events
Claire Lockyer, Publications Assistant


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