July 01, 2023 at 19:33

Second Circular TGS 2023 ANNUAL CONFERENCE

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November 9th to 11th 2023.


Golden Tulip Hotel Zanzibar Airport


The Tanzania Geological Society announces TGS 2023 Annual Conference, which will be having a leading theme

Accelerating Blue Economy from Geosciences Perspective

Sub themes:

  1. Tanzania Mining Sector Expansion from Gold to Strategic Minerals.
  2. Geotechnical Application in Petroleum, Mining, and Construction.
  3. Contribution of Water to the National Economy.
  4. Sustainable Coastal and Marine Tourism.
  5. Deep Sea Resources, Exploration, and Development in Tanzania.
  6. Green Energy Potentials, Development, and Technologies.

This year’s conference is expected to present geoscientists with an unparalleled experience in discussing urgent and crucial geoscientific issues, and networking


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

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

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

NOTE: Abstracts may be submitied from the 1st of July to the 15th of October 2023.

Items Active Members Non Members Non Geologists Foreign Geologists Student Associate Members
Annual membership registration fee - 200,000 - 350,000 50,000
Conference registration fee 350,000 350,000 400,000 350,000 175,000
Preconference excursion fee (OPTIONAL) 200,000 200,000 200,000 200,000 200,000
Accomodation @100,000 per day for 6 nights (OPTIONAL) 600,000 600,000 600,000 600,000
GRAND TOTAL 1,150,000 1,350,000 1,200,000 1,500,000 425,000

Account name: Tanzania Geological Society (TGS)

Bank: CRDB Bank (UDSM Branch) TZS A/C No. 0150249195400

NOTE: For members interested in accommodation reservation, there are 35 available rooms (for now) at a rate of 100,000/Daily (Breakfast inclusive) as mentioned above. Furthermore, for those who will miss the available 35 spaces kindly contact us via email for assistance with further reservations.

Please send copies of receipts and name(s) to info@tgs.or.tz

  • 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 slots)

Institutions and companies are invited to participate in the TGS2023 conference through presentations and/or exhibitions of various activities they undertake. The organizing committee is kindly requesting interested companies or institutions to be the sponsors for this event.

Bronze Sponsor

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

  • Company logo will appear on the book of abstracts.
  • Logo on screens in the conference sessions.
  • Certificate of Recognition.
  • Name and logo on conference website.

Silver Sponsor

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

  • All bronze sponsor opportunities as listed above.
  • Two free membership registrations.
  • Space to mount booths to showcase company/institution activities.
  • One half-page advertisement in a 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
  • Company information distributed in attendee registration packets.
  • Five minutes oral presentation about the company activities on the opening day.
  • Company logo will appear on the book of abstracts, banners where media interviews shall be conducted, and any other post-conference publications.

For further inquiry please contact
Dr. Emmanuel O. Kazimoto (+255 786 075 602)

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