AME Roundup: A Student Perspective


AME Roundup: A Student Perspective


AME Roundup: A Student Perspective

By Xueya (Elaine) Lu Xueya (Elaine) Lu is a MSc student at the Bradshaw Research Initiative for Minerals & Mining at The University of British Columbia. Xueya is studying the potential of mines waste from mines around BC to trap and store carbon dioxide within secondary carbonate minerals through the process of mineral weathering, under […]

Q&A: 2018 Gold Pan Winner Royanna Wild on Outreach

2018 Gold Pan Winner Royanna Wild encourages AME members to find a good fit and volunteer where you can In just over a decade, geologist, draftsperson and volunteer, Royanna Wild, has connected with thousands of people as an ambassador for our industry. Her outreach efforts and “exceptional meritorious service” was recognised in January 2018 when […]

The Power of Networking

Networking is by far the most important reason to attend AME Mineral Exploration Roundup, said AME members surveyed on-site by the NRG Research Group at Roundup 2018. According to the survey results, providing networking opportunities for mineral explorers is the most important activity AME undertakes and it is what we excel at. Heeding this feedback, we […]

Reasons to Attend Roundup

If you’re in the mineral exploration industry in BC, you may have heard of it already. AME Mineral Exploration Roundup is the place where, year after year, mineral explorers and financers go to network, learn, hear the latest on the industry, and be inspired by new technologies and ways of doing things. It really is a conference […]

A New Generation of Discovery

Every year, we choose a theme that is thought to be relevant, informative, and interesting to our membership. With a resurgence on the horizon for the industry, we are beginning to see new technologies come to the fore in hopes of enabling efficient and low-impact exploration. As a result, the Roundup 2018 Organizing committee selected […]

Start Here

Welcome to the Roundup 2018 website! Whether you’re a veteran of Mineral Exploration Roundup or it’s your first time, our website is an easy way to confirm your conference itinerary, register for Short Courses and Events, and seek out new programs that showcase the 2018 Theme: New Generation of Discovery. Here’s a general guide to […]

Bring your Family to Discovery Day on January 22

Have you heard of AME’s Discovery Day? Most Roundup attendees are already familiar with the mineral exploration industry, but are your daughters, sons, nieces, nephews, and neighbours? Why not get the next generation informed about the world of opportunities in our industry and the important role it plays in our daily lives at AME’s Discovery […]

Student Poster Prize Judges are Go!

Student Poster Prize Judges are Go! With the evenings getting dark ever earlier and holiday music blaring from every store front, it’s that time of year again. Yes, bust out those Adobe Illustrator moves, crank up Corel Draw, or cobble the whole thing together from Post-it notes, whatever your graphical preference, get cracking on this […]

AME Roundup Blog

Welcome to the AME Roundup blog! We are so glad you stopped by. Below you’ll find a few reasons as to why we launched this blog, fun blog posts to look forward to, and some features you should check out on our new website. Why we are Blogging The AME Roundup Committee works hard to […]