Eastern Pontide Belt, Turkey, Oct 2004: IGCP-502 field workshop
Halifax - Bathurst, Canada, May 2005: GAC-MAC conference in Halifax and IGCP-502 co-sponsored field trip to Bathurst district
Beijing, China, August 2005: SGA conference and IGCP-502 co-sponsored session on VMS deposits
South Africa and Namibia, Sept - Oct 2005: Joint IGCP-502 and IGCP-450 field workshop
Kobe, Japan, July 2006: International Mineralogical Association conference with session on VMS deposits co-sponsored by IGCP-502
Ural Mountains - Moscow, Russia, August 2006: IAGOD conference in Moscow and field trip to the northern and central Ural Mountains organised by IGCP-502
SGA meeting, Dublin, Ireland, August 2007
Tokyo and NE Honshu, Japan, October 2007: IGCP-502 symposium and field workshop on the "Relationship between VMS (Kuroko) deposits and the Evolution of Volcanic Arcs"
Oslo Norway and Bergslagen Sweden, August 2008: IGCP-502 session at 33rd International Geological Congress, and field workshop in the Bergslagen mining district, Sweden
Marrakech, Morocco, March 2009: IGCP-502 symposium on the Hercynian Volcanic-Hosted Massive Sulphide Deposits of Morocco, and field workshop
Townsville, Australia, August 2009: Society for Geology Applied to Ore Deposits (SGA) Biennial Meeting. IGCP-502 organized and convened the scientific session "Sediment- and volcanic-hosted copper-zinc-lead deposits"
Ankara, Turkey, October 2009: Geology of the Black Sea Region Symposium. IGCP-502 sponsored and co-convened the session "Mineral Deposits and Metallogeny of the Black Sea region”