July 21, 2022 at 08:14

TGS 2022 ANNUAL CONFERENCE - 1st Circular

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Start: 01 October 2022

End: 07 October 2022


The Tanzania Geological Society announces TGS 2022 Annual Conference, which will be having a leading theme

Strategies in Creating Conducive Investment Environment in Extractive Industry

Sub themes:

  1. Mining for development
  2. Energy mix for sustainable development
  3. Mining Act, Regulations and fiscal regime
  4. Water for Livelihood
  5. Geotourism in Tanzania - A sleeping giant
  6. Collaborative research for stimulating development in mineral industry

It is anticipated that this year conference will provide a unique experience and opportunity for geoscientists to get together and deliberate on current geoscientific issues in Arusha, Geneva of Africa.


Will be communicated


We invite ABSTRACTS for ORAL and POSTER presentations that will fit to the main theme or Sub-themes of the conference. Abstracts can be submitted via TGS email (info@tgs.or.tz).

During submission of abstracts, authors should indicate their preference of either oral or poster presentation. For poster presentation, the recommended size for posters is A0 (Portrait; Width 841 x Height 1189 mm).

Everyone opting for poster presentation will be assigned a space for display of his or her poster.


Registration process to the conference can be done online via our email (info@tgs.or.tz), through which all registration forms and evidence of payments should be submitted.

Fee categorise for the conference are as follows:

  1. 100,000 TZS for TGS ordinary members
  2. 50,000 TZS for TGS student members
  3. 150,000 TZS for non members

Excursion cost is 300,000 TZS per person.

Payment of fees should be done directly to the TGS bank account, details below.

Confirmation of payments (bank receipts) should be sent to the TGS Treasurer, email: (info@tgs.or.tz)

Account name: Tanzania Geological Society (TGS)
Bank: CRDB Bank (UDSM Branch)
For local currency TZS A/C No. 0150249195400
For foreign currency USD A/C No. 0250249195400

  • Overall highest support to the TGS conference (2 slots)
  • Company or Institution with large number of participants in the conference (1 slot)
  • Best oral presenter (1 slot)
  • Best poster presenter (1 slot)
  • Best student in oral presentation (1 slots)
  • Best student in poster presentation (1 slot)
  • Member (retired) but still active contributing to the society (2 slot)

Institutions and companies are invited to participate in the TGS 2022 conference through Presentation and/or Exhibition of various activities undertaken by their institutions or companies. Organising committee is kindly requesting interested companies or institutions to be one of the sponsors for this event.

Bronze Sponsor

Contribution (TZS) 2,500,000 - 4,999,999

  • Two free membership registrations
  • Company logo will appear on the book of abstract

Silver Sponsor

Contribution (TZS) 5,000,000 - 25,000,000

  • All bronze sponsor opportunities above
  • Space to mount booth to showcase company/institution activities
  • One half-page advertisement in specific conference program

Gold Sponsor

Contribution >25,000,000/=

  • All of opportunities for both silver and bronze sponsors above
  • Two additional membership registrations
  • One full-page advertisement in the conference program
  • Distribute company information in attendee registration packets
  • Five minutes oral presentation about the company activities on the opening day
  • Company logo will appear on the book of abstract, banners where media interrogations shall be conducted plus any other post-conference publications.

For further inquiry please contact
Dr. Elisante E. Mshiu (+255 768 384 430)