This is to provide you with an update on the progress of the
SDIMI 2007-The 3rd International Conference on Sustainable Development Indicators in the Minerals
Industry, to be held in the island of Milos, Greece, 17-20 June 2007. We are pleased to announce that
Mr. Preston Chiaro, Chief Executive-Energy, Rio Tinto plc and
Mr. Peter van Der Veen, Manager for Oil, Gas and Mining Policy Division, The World Bank, will be amongst the keynote speakers at the opening of the meeting. More information will be provided shortly, as the program develops and the sessions are finalized.
On behalf of the Organizing Committee of SDIMI, I also want to take this opportunity to encourage international experts and the sustainable development community representing operating companies, government agencies, global organizations active in SD, environmental communities, investment groups, educational and research and development institutions, mining associations and NGOs to participate in this global discussion. Abstracts are due to the conference secretariat (through the electronic abstract submission form) by November 15, 2006. Authors will be notified of acceptance not later than December 15, 2006. Final manuscripts are due March 15, 2007.
Please visit the conference web site http://milos.conferences.gr/sdimi2007
for information on technical sessions, the electronic
abstract submission form and conference venue and
We look forward to your response and active
in SDIMI 07.
With best regards and on behalf of the SDIMI 07