About Society

About Society

Mineralogical Society of Slovakia (Slovenská mineralogická spoločnosť – SMS) is a voluntary civic association of professionals and amateurs interested in mineralogy and related sciences with nationwide coverage.

SMS has an aim to develop and coordinate scientific cooperation between all disciplines such as mineralogy, petrology, geochemistry, geology of mineral deposits, gemology, mining science, and historical science pertaining to these disciplines. We also want to raise the professionalism of our members, unite people interested in mineralogy unions, cooperate with foreign societies and associations with similar focus and mainly popularize scientific results.

Activities of SMS include the organization of expert lectures, seminars, conferences, excursions, exhibitions and other popularisation activities.

Address of society and contacts:

Slovenská mineralogická spoločnosť

Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University

Department of Mineralogy and Petrology

Ilkovičova 6

842 15 Bratislava

Slovak Republic

Company ID: 42258294

VAT No.: 2820014175

Bank account:

banka: Tatra banka, a.s.

IBAN: SK8511000000002927868314


Peter Bačík – chairman

tel. č.: +421 2 602 96 294

e-mail: sms@mineralogickaspolocnost.com (Chairman)

info@mineralogickaspolocnost.com (Information about the Society)

admin@mineralogickaspolocnost.com (website admin)

Esemestník – editorial board

e-mail: esemestnik@gmail.com

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