CSA Global Manager – Exploration, Marcus Willson and Principal Consultant, Exploration, Dr Kevin Cassidy are looking forward to meeting you at the 2019 NewGenGold Conference between 12-13 November 2019 at the Pan Pacific Hotel, Perth, Western Australia.
NewGenGold is one of the world’s pre-eminent gold exploration conference and is an invaluable forum for the professional development of geoscientists. The conference will focus on discovery case histories of the world’s most recent gold mines or soon-to-be mines and will attract international gold producers.
Manager – Exploration
Marcus has close to 30 years experience in the mineral industry, ranging from early stage exploration activities, exploration management, strategy development and implementation, through to senior corporate management roles. Marcus has specialist expertise in Archaean and Birimian orogenic, intrusion related, and porphyry related gold (with copper), regolith interpretation and geochemistry as well as in litho-tectonic/structural analysis in the context of hydrothermal mineralisation. He uses these skills to deliver integrated, mineral systems-based, geological models and targeting advice. He is a leader with strong analytical and problem solving skills and demonstrated competency for applying advanced techniques to enhance project value delivering an excellent track record of discovery. Marcus’ significant corporate experience provides excellent skills in project risk analysis, ranking and valuation.
Dr Kevin Cassidy is an exploration geologist with more than 25 years’ experience in resources, leadership, mineral exploration and technical R&D. He is skilled in gold, base metal, lithium and nickel mineralising systems, and specialises in geochemistry of granites in terranes of all ages, conceptual model building, integrated mineral system analysis and targeting for a wide range of mineral systems. Dr Cassidy possesses extensive knowledge of the minerals sector and has held senior roles with mineral exploration companies, as well as Geoscience Australia. He is an effective communicator and technical mentor who demonstrates strong analytical and problem solving skills and applies advanced and innovative techniques in enhancing a projects value. Dr Cassidy has worked extensively with both emerging and mid-tier miners and explorers whilst serving on the Council of Association of Mining and Exploration Companies Inc and is currently an Adjunct Research Fellow at the University of Western Australia.