Catch up on CMFO activities

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11 March 2021

Staff from the Critical Minerals Facilitation Office have been out and about (virtually), contributing to the national and international conversation on critical minerals. We’ve pulled together the highlights to you can catch up on our meetings, presentations and publications.

CSIRO Resourceful – Issue 22 Future innovations for new jobs and industries

Until recently, critical minerals and rare earths were relatively unknown terms outside of niche mining quarters. Jess Robinson, former Head of the Critical Minerals Facilitation Office, shares insights on their growing importance to advanced and renewable technologies.

2020 IMARC presentation

A presentation on ‘Australia's International Critical Minerals Engagement Strategy, and What Partnerships have been Developed’ was delivered at the 2020 International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC) Online in December.

Australia India Opportunities in the Critical Minerals Sector

Discover Australia-India critical mineral opportunities at a webinar with Jess Robinson, former Head of the Critical Minerals Facilitation Office, held in November.

Critical Minerals Prospectus 2020

The Australian Critical Minerals Prospectus 2020 showcases significant investment opportunities in hundreds of critical minerals and rare earth elements mining projects across Australia.

Lithium Supply & Markets Conference

Australia focuses on lithium hydroxide development in this introduction to an article on diversifying supply chains, from October 2020. Note - the full article is behind a paywall.

Mines and Money Online Connect

Wave International hosted a discussion on ‘Critical minerals supply and demand’ at Mines and Money Online Connect in July 2020.

Responsible Battery Materials – Australia’s Competitive Advantage?

The Future Batteries Industries CRC hosted a webinar on establishing Australia’s battery materials as ethical, socially responsible and environmentally sustainable in September 2020.

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