International Conference
“Magmatism of the Earth and Related Strategic Metal Deposits”
LocationApatity, Fersmana str. 14
DateThe date of the event will be announced later
Duration6 days

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Organizing Committee of the International Conference "Magmatism of the Earth and Related Strategic Metal Deposits" announces that the Conference will be provided on September 6-10, 2022

Scientific Program
The conference is focused upon fundamental and applied aspects of geodynamics, geochemistry, petrology and mineralogy of the magmatism and related deposits of “critical elements”.

The official Conference languages is English and Russian

Organizing Committee
  • Academician RAS L.N. Kogarko
    (Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry RAS)
  • Corresponding Member RAS S.V. Krivovichev
    (Kola Science Centre RAS, St. Petersburg State University)
Deputy Chairmen
  • Prof. N.E. Kozlov
    (Kola Science Centre RAS)
  • Prof. A.A. Arzamastsev
    (St. Petersburg State University, Institute of Precambrian Geology and Geochronology RAS)
  • Dr. E.N. Kozlov
    (Kola Science Centre RAS)
Committee Members
  • Corresponding Member RAS K.V. Lobanov
    (Institute of Geology of Ore Deposits,
    Petrography, Mineralogy and Biochemistry RAS)
  • Corresponding Member RAS I.V. Pekov
    (Moscow State University)
  • Prof. S.N. Britvin
    (St. Petersburg State University)
  • Prof. A.N. Zaitsev
    (St. Petersburg State University)
  • Prof. N.V. Vladykin
    (Institute of Geochemistry SB RAS)
  • Prof. A.G. Doroshkevich
    (Instituty of Geology and Mineralogy SB RAS)
  • Dr. V.A. Zaitsev
    (Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry RAS)
  • Dr. T.V. Rundquist
    (Kola Science Centre RAS)
  • Dr. N.V. Sorokhtina
    (Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry RAS)
  • Prof. A.R. Chakhmouradian
    (University of Manitoba, Canada)
  • Prof. V.S. Kamenetsky
    (University of Tasmania, Australia)
  • Prof. F. Wall
    (Camborne School of Mines, UK)
Program Committee
  • Dr. A.V. Mokrushin (Kola Science Centre RAS)
  • Dr. S.V. Mudruk (Kola Science Centre RAS)

Important dates

Early registration
Send the data to your email address or via the registration form on the site
Late registration
Send the data to your email address or via the registration form on the site
Abstract submission
For conference terms, see below
Field excursions
One-day field excursions. Details are lower

Main themes

Conditions and mechanisms of concentration of strategic metals in magmatic complexes of various geodynamic settings
Mantle sources and processes controlling the origin and evolution of ore-bearing magmas
Mineralogy and crystal chemistry of strategic metals.
Experimental and numerical studies of the genesis, evolution and ore content of magmatic systems
Technological mineralogy and new approaches to ore processing of deposits associated with alkaline magmatism
Alkaline rocks and carbonatites as a source of jewelry and ornamental raw materials


Conference Proceedings

Conference Proceedings will be published as a collection of Conference papers with the Russian Science Citation Index.
Please prepare your materials for publication using MS Word (.doc or .docx). The text should be in English, 3-5 pages long, with 2.5 cm fields from all sides, 12 pt Times New Roman font, single spaced.

Registration Fee

Early registration
Late registration
Foreign participant200 EUR300 EUR
Foreign students100 EUR150 EUR
CIS participant3000 RUB6000 RUB
CIS students1000 RUB2000 RUB


One-day field excursions:

1. Layered complex of the Lovozero agpaitic nepheline-syenite massif.

2. Mineralogical objects of the Kola Peninsula: Marchenko peak, Eveslogchorr (Khibiny alkaline massif).

3. The Kovdor alkaline-ultrabasic massif: rocks of the carbonatite complex and others.

Organising Committee
тел: 8(81555) 79646; 8(81555) 79597
адрес: Apatity, Fersmana str. 14