56th Annual FGIM Virtual Meeting

Meeting Details

We have shifted to a multi-day Virtual ZOOM meeting.  The first day is Wednesday September 30th, with 3 presentations. The next is Saturday, October 10th, with at least 3 presentations. Q&A will follow every 3 presentations. Please join our host Steve Stokowski (Co-Chair) and presenting colleagues for our 56th Forum on the Geology of Industrial Minerals Annual Meeting!

Virtual Presentation via Zoom

Please click the link to the meeting below and you will be directed to the Zoom Meeting Room.

SESSION 1: Wednesday, September 30th: 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM (EST)


Meeting ID: 892 1918 8072

One tap mobile, Dial: +16465588656, 89219188072# US (New York)

See Meeting Agenda Below.

SESSION 2: Saturday, October 10th: 9:00 AM-1:30 PM (EST)


Meeting ID: 870 4118 2266

One tap mobile, Dial: +13017158592, 87041182266# US (Germantown)

See Meeting Agenda Below.


Wednesday, September 30th: 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM (EST)


12:00 PM to 12:05 PM: Welcome

12:05 PM to 12:35 PM: Mason Graham, KaMin Solutions, Review of Georgia Surface Mine Permitting

12:40 PM to 1:10 PM: Rich Kyle, PhD, Texas Bureau of Economic Geology, Adaptive Reuse of Central Texas Industrial Mineral Production Sites: Long-lived Developments whose Time has Come

1:15 PM to 1:45 PM: Eric Parrish, KaMin Solutions, Kaolin Industry Mine Planning

1:45 PM to 2:00 PM: Questions and Answers


Saturday October 10th: 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM (EST)


9:00 AM to 9:05 AM: Welcome

9:05 AM to 9:35 AM: Roger S. Austin, PhD, PG, Milledgeville, GA, Bauxite, Kaolin, a Meteor, Volcanism, and the Early Tertiary Super-Pluvial Climate in Georgia

9:40 AM to 10:10 AM: Steven Stokowski, PG, Stone Products Consultants, Uses for Quarry Fines from Aggregate Plants in the Southeast

10:15 AM to 10:45 AM: W. Crawford Elliott, PhD, Georgia State University, Rare-Earth Elements in Kaolin Mine Waste

10:45 AM to 11:00 AM: Questions and Answers

11:00 AM to 1:50 PM: To Be Announced

Please contact us at geologyofindustrualminerals@gmail.com if you encounter any issues or would like more information. We hope you see/hear you virtually and we do hope all are staying well during this time.

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