Cornish Mining Conference
Tuesday, September 19, 2023
Jeff presented a paper on "The Geopolitics of Critical Minerals".
Filtration Test Data
Monday, September 4, 2023
Provided Advice
Jeff Speaking at World Mining Congress
Monday, June 26, 2023
Brisbane, 26th June 2023
Jeff Interviewed on Channel 4 News
Thursday, June 1, 2023
Social Licence to Operate with particular reference to nickel mining in Indonesia.
Jeff gave evidence to UK Parliamentary Business and Trade Committee
Wednesday, May 10, 2023
Batteries for electric vehicle manufacturing
Jeff appointed a member of the government's Critical Minerals Taskforce
Friday, April 28, 2023
Taskforce will guarantee supply of critical minerals as production of all kinds is expected to rise sharply – some as much as 500% by 2050
Friday, April 28, 2023
The programme focuses on projects and investment that support the transition to a low carbon economy by supporting innovation in decarbonisation, digital technologies, and the circular economy.
Thursday, April 6, 2023
British-Kazakh Society (BKS) webinar on April 6, which explored key trends and drivers for industrial cooperation between the two countries.
1st Critical Metals & Minerals Conference. Metal Events in association with CMA.
Thursday, March 23, 2023
Jeff presented “ESG and CRM – how will the UK dynamise the supply chain”
Parliamentary Foreign Affairs Committee
Tuesday, March 21, 2023
Jeff giving evidence about Critical Minerals
Critical Minerals Association Midstream Report
Monday, March 13, 2023
Co-Authored by Ian Townsend
Wednesday, February 8, 2023
Cobbing, WLIMS and sulphide removal by flotation.
Contributed to a report on Critical Minerals Midstream in the UK.
Wednesday, February 8, 2023
For the Critical Minerals Association.
Jeff at World Association of Mining Lawyers 2022
Tuesday, June 7, 2022
Article courtesy of Critical Mineral Association newsletter June 2022
CMA - Bilateral Australia/UK Discussions
Tuesday, March 1, 2022
A series of four online discussions between representatives of the Australian and United Kingdom governments, research and standards organisations, and critical minerals producers, consumers and consultants. Chaired by Jeff Townsend. Technical reports by Ian Townsend.
Monday, February 28, 2022

Review of testwork, process design and cost estimates for an iron project pre-feasibility study.

Monday, February 21, 2022

Polymetallic flotation plant.

CMA - Angolan Mining Sector.
Tuesday, February 1, 2022

Webinar organised by the Critical Minerals Association for the Department of International Trade and the British Embassy Luanda.

Chaired by Jeff Townsend.

Thursday, December 9, 2021

Two online meetings between representatives of the Canadian and United Kingdom governments, critical minerals producers, consumers and consultants, and research and standards organisations.

Chaired by Jeff Townsend.

Technical report by Ian Townsend.

CMA - ESG: Track, Trace and Provenance.
Monday, November 8, 2021

Webinar moderated by Jeff Townsend.

CMA G7 Event - 11th June 2021
Friday, June 4, 2021

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The event is free to attend, and a fantastic opportunity to be part of the G7 action with Cornwall Development Company!

Friday, June 4, 2021

Review of testwork and process development for a magnetite recovery plant.

APPG Critical Minerals
Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Jeff organised the APPG Critical Minerals held on 26th May 2021.  There were presentations on Canada's approach to Critical Minerals and potential cooperation with the UK.

Thursday, March 4, 2021

Quick technical review of rare earth, graphite and manganese projects.

Thursday, March 4, 2021

Contributed the course material for filtration in minerals processing and hydrometallurgy.