SEG 2019 will focus on the metallogeny of deposits throughout South America, along with new discoveries and geomet. A wide range of activities is planned to complement an excellent array of technical presentations.


We look forward to welcoming you to Santiago, Chile's capital city—at the foothills of the Andes and host to important museums and colonial architecture, outstanding food, and renowned wines. Mark your calendars now!

José (Pepe) Perelló (SEG 1989 F)
Antofagasta Minerals SA
Conference and Technical Program Chair

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SEG 2019 Conference
South American Metallogeny: Sierra to Craton

Santiago, Chile
October 7-10, 2019

Conference Highlights

  • Principal sessions on copper, gold, and polymetallic deposits
  • Field trips in Chile and to Peru, Argentina, and Brazil
  • Workshops on major deposit styles, with case studies
  • Focused student and early career professional activities

A regional Santiago-Mendoza transect to study classic Andean geologic locations and historic sites such as the Charles Darwin camp, as well as a visit to the Malbec vineyards near Mendoza, will contribute to making this conference truly memorable.

SEG 2019 Sponsors


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