LEGAZPI CITY – The Philippine Society of Mining Engineers – Bicol Chapter in cooperation with the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. V (MGB RO-V) will hold its 2nd Bicol Mining Summit at Legazpi City Convention Center on July 19-21, 2017.

This biennial Summit has a theme of “An Approach towards Sustainable, Responsible and Environment-friendly Mineral Development in Bicol.” A challenge to the mining sector to go the extra mile to foster an atmosphere of sustainable, responsible and environment-friendly mineral development in the country.

The Summit will kick-off with a Zumba-Color Run to be led by officers of the Philippine Society of Mining Engineers-Bicol Chapter at the Bicol University Commencement Grounds followed by a golf tournament at Doña Pepita Golf Club, Opening of mine exhibits of different participating mining companies in the country, bowling tournament, mine visit, technical mining symposium, congressman’s night and mayor’s night, student’s congress and press conference with the local and national media.