A cleft in Antelope Lower Canyon, forming what is known as a slot canyon (Arizona, USA). © Joe Cornish/Digital Vision/Getty Images

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Activities: Mineral resources

Pollutec Trade Show 2018

The BRGM will be taking part in the Pollutec Trade Show to be held in Lyon from 27 to 30 November 2018. As the French Geological Survey, the BRGM is a member of the organising committee and will hold a stand.


The BRGM is sponsoring the 2019 edition of EUROCLAY. This event is held from the 1st to the 5th July 2019 in Paris, at the Pierre et Marie Curie University.

Critical and strategic metals: IOM3 award for the FAME project

The European FAME project, partnered by the BRGM, was awarded the Medal of Excellence by IOM3, a leading international professional body in the raw materials sector.

The energy transition in France: a report on uses of the subsoil

The BRGM contributed to a report from the Academy of Science and the Academy of Technology on strategies for making use of subsoil resources to support the energy transition in France.

Resources for future generations (RFG) 2018

The BRGM took part in the 1st conference on "Resources for Future Generations: Energy - Minerals - Water - Earth" from 16 to 20 June 2018 in Vancouver, Canada.

BRGM-EDF framework agreement broadened and extended for 3 further years

On 18 April 2018, the BRGM and EDF signed an addendum to their framework partnership agreement, which extends cooperation between the two organisations for a further three years and broadens the range of topics addressed.


The BRGM is taking part in the EXPOMINA Trade Fair to be held from 12 to 14 September 2018 in Lima, Peru.

SIM Congress 2018

The BRGM is taking part in the SIM Congress (Société de l'Industrie Minérale) from 17 to 19 October in Clermont-Ferrand, France.


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