This Open Day will give the opportunity to learn about the six research programmes that make up the SA Mining and Extraction Research Development and Innovation initiative based at the MMP.Tthe Open Day will serve to update with progress made in each programme.

Programme managers will be present as well as researchers from all six programmes, and there will be engaging with research teams to explore the relevance of their research  – and even possible areas of future collaboration.

SAMERDI research is currently implemented by four institutions: the Universities of Johannesburg, Pretoria and Witwatersrand, as well as the CSIR.