Ivan Alexeev


General Director
Open Geology

Candidate of Geological and Mineralogical Sciences specializing in geology, exploration, and development of solid minerals, mineralogy. Expert at the Federal State Institution "Rosgeolexpertiza", member of the Eurasian Union of Experts in Subsoil Use (EUESU), founder and CEO of the "Open Geology" group of companies. Graduated from Saint Petersburg State University, Geological Faculty. Over 20 years of experience in scientific research, education, project management, and production related to the geology of mineral deposits, exploration, and prospecting.

Research interests and areas of expertise include:

Forecasting, exploration, and development of solid mineral deposits, including high-value minerals such as diamonds, gold, rare earth elements, etc.
Development and implementation of modern comprehensive forecasting and prospecting solutions.
Current issues in mining law and mineral resource economics.
Modern information technologies in the field of mineral deposit development.
Scientific research, expertise, and consulting in the field of subsoil use.
Regions and areas of scientific interest and work: Fenoscandia (Finland, Sweden, Northwestern Russia), the Urals, Kazakhstan, Krasnoyarsk Krai, the Republic of Buryatia, Irkutsk Oblast, the Far East.

Author of 25 scientific publications and over 20 Geological Exploration and Production Reports.

Pitch track 6 (Trade Show)
18 April 2024 / 14:00 - 15:45 | Sary Arka 1

Early-stage exploration activities on gold ore sites: cost optimization experience and implementation of modern technologies

The presentation briefly outlines the results of applying comprehensive exploration solutions using geochemical and geophysical methods in the search for ore deposits in Russia and the Republic of Kazakhstan at the early stages on gold ore objects. The experience in cost optimization and the implementation of modern technologies is presented.