From the 2nd to the 4th of November, the 9th Edition of the APG Conference was held at the University of Minho (Portugal), with the topic “Mineral raw materials and Geodiversity: indispensable in the societal challenges of the 21st century”, organized by the Portuguese Association of Geologists (APG) in partnership with the Department of Earth Sciences at the University of Minho. The LIFE RIBERMINE project was present in this edition, which was attended by 90 participants, with a presentation by Professor Doctor Jorge Relvas (CCV-Lousal I Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon) entitled “Life-Ribermine, a pilot rehabilitation project geomorphology and chemistry in Lousal”.