Presentation Resources

MEC is based out of Englewood, CO. Our staff is limited to regional or national outreach. If you are interested in a presentation for your school or educational group, please refer to the below resources.

#1 Conduct a presentation using MEC’s educational resources.

Click here for PowerPoint presentations, handouts and presentation tips.

#2 Is there a local SME representative in your area?

Ask if your local SME Section has a MEC committee or a Speaker’s Bureau.
A local SME student chapter could also provide presentations.

#3 Are there active mines in your area?

Many mines across the country have outreach departments that can provide a speaker to your school or educational event.

#4 Is there a local museum with a rock exhibit?

You may be able to visit the museum and they may have staff available to make a presentation to your group.

#5 Is there a Gem & Mineral club in your area?

Local experts and those who enjoy rocks & minerals as a hobby can share information with you.

#6 Is there a College or University in your area, especially a School of Mines that you can contact?

Accredited Schools & Programs
Mining & Mineral Schools


If these options aren’t right for you, or you need additional assistance, please contact Tanya Kriss, MEC Outreach Coordinator at kriss@smenet.org or 303-948-4221.