35th IGC conference

IGC 2017: WINDHOEK, NAMIBIA

 

The 2017 IGC Conference took place in Windhoek (Namibia) from October 11 – 15, 2017.

A pre-conference excursion took place October 8 – 11, 2017 including visits of: large diamond on-land operation of Namdeb at Oranjemund, Lüderitz town tour, small diamond operation near Lüderitz and Kolmanskop, the highest sand dunes at Sossusvlei.

A post-conference excursion took place October 16 – 19, 2017 and included visits of: Otjua tourmaline mine, Erongo Mountains rock formations, Green Dragon demantoid mine, Usakos tourmaline mine, Swakopmund Museum and Crystal Gallerie, sand dunes near Swakopmund, moonscape.

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IGC 2017 in Namibia.