Call for Abstracts

Online Abstract Submission

Abstract submissions now open

Papers that are accepted by the organising committee will be subject to peer review. The selection criteria include relevance to the conference theme, accuracy and originality of ideas, significance of the contribution and quality of presentation. All accepted extended abstracts will be published in the conference proceedings and presented at conference technical sessions. All presenting authors are required to pay and attend the conference to present their extended abstracts.


Submissions close 28 January 2020

Abstract submissions now open

Conference Themes

  • Achieving better environmental performance through integrated mine planning
  • Utilising innovation to enhance sustainability outcomes
  • Incorporating societal & community dimensions into design, operation and rehabilitation
  • Strategies and planning for improving rehabilitation and closure outcomes

  • Influences of global trends on the future of the industry
  • Application of technologies to extend mine life and deliver beneficial and sustainable mine outcomes
  • Practical methodologies and applications resulting in successful closure outcomes
  • Transformational approaches to produce viable post-mining economies

Key Dates

Abstract submissions close: 28 January 2020

Notification to Authors: 3 March 2020

Draft extended abstracts due: 14 April 2020

Final extended abstracts due: 23 June 2020

Author registration due: 1 June 2020