PCST to host international conference on Mining in October

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST) would host international Conference on Mining and Fuel Industries (CMFI-2017) in October for promotion of mining sector in the region.

The three-day international moot would be held on October 19-21, for development of country’s mineral resource industry, followed by Post Conference field visits.

This event will provide a platform for academicians, geoscientists, engineers, policy makers, regulators and those engaged in mineral and petroleum industries to share their research or technologies, an official of PCST informed reporter.

Conference will mainly focuses on development and growth of mining, mineral and fuel (coal, oil and gas) industries in Pakistan and other countries of the region.

Representatives of Department of Geology, Federal Urdu University of Arts, Science and Technology, Karachi Society of Economic Geologists and Mineral Technologists (SEGMITE) Inspectorate of Mines, Department of Mines and Mineral Development, Sindh, Pakistan Department of Mining Engineering, Dumlupinar University, Kutahya, Turkey Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST) would participate in the conference.