Courses & Workshops

Regular courses and workshops are offered on numerous topics related to the Geosciences. The society members are encouraged to forward suggestions of possible courses to the Hon. Secretary (


Diamond Course

Dr John Ward explaining placer diamond development during the Alluvial Diamond Course, 2013.


Upcoming Events:





The Geological Society of Namibia in collaboration with The University of Namibia, The Geological Survey of Namibia, Craton Mining and Exploration, and The National Commission on Research, Science and Technology of Namibia are pleased to invite all interested Geological Society members, exploration geologists, geophysicists, mining and metallurgical engineers, academics, students and researchers to the Basement Geology of Namibia Workshop to be held on the 8th and 9th November 2017 at the Ministry of Mines and Energy Auditorium.


Important dates:

Submission of abstracts: Due 23 October 2017, 16h00

End of Registration and payment of registration fees: 01 November 2017

For further enquiries, please contact:

Fred Kamona:

Karl Hartmann:


(Abstract Format)