Rus

The IX International Forum

Arctic: today and the future

December 05-07, 2019, St.Petersburg

HISTORY: 2016 - VI INTERNATIONAL FORUM «ARCTIC: THE PRESENT AND THE FUTURE»

Information about report: Prospects for development of solid minerals deposits in the Arctic

Working session

Prospects for development of solid minerals deposits in the Arctic

Draft*

16:30 - 18:00

Hall 4


Section description

Rich deposits of nickel, cooper, uranium, goal and diamonds and other mineral resources are localized in the Russian Arctic. Despite the huge number of developed deposits, there are almost no Arctic regions in the Rosnedra 2016 review.
It is planned to discuss topical issues of industrial activity and prospects of investments attraction to the input intensive projects aimed at Arctic deposits development.

Topics for discussion

  • Promising projects of field development (coal, precious and rare metals);
  • Estimation of mineral reserves of the Arctic zone;
  • Safety in time of mineral production on acting and being designed mines.

Moderator

VLADIMIR TRUSHKO

Vice-Rector for Research, Saint-Petersburg Mining University

Speakers

SERGEI AKSENOV

Deputy Head of the Federal Agency for Mineral Resources

ALEKSEI PINCHUK

Deputy Director of the Department of Federal and regional programs, MMC Norilsk Nickel JSC

NIKOLAI GERASIMOV

Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Republic of Komi – Minister of industry, natural resources, energy and transport of the Republic of Komi

ALEKSEI STRUCHKOV

First Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)

VIKTOR IKONNIKOV

Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Arkhangelsk region

TATIANA RUSSKOVA

Deputy Minister of Industry and Entrepreneurship of the Murmansk region

OLEG PETROV

CGeneral Director of A.P. Karpinsky Russian Geological Research Institute (VSEGEI), FSBI

ALEKSANDR SMIRNOV

First Deputy Director for Scientific work VNIIOkeangeologia

ANDREI SHCHERBINA

Director of strategic development Department of VostokUgol Management Company

ALEKSANDR VOLKOV

Head of the laboratory of Geology of ore deposits, Institute of Geology of ore deposits, petrography, Mineralogy and Geochemistry RAS

* subject to change without notice