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Key Dates

Deadline abstract submission: January 2019
Notification to authors: February 2019
First draft paper submission: 11 March 2019
Final paper submission: 1 July 2019
Conference Dates: 26-28 August 2019

Conference Themes

  • Ventilation planning
  • Ventilation case studies
  • Main and booster fans
  • Numerical modelling and integration with planning and remote monitoring
  • Diesel emissions control and measurement (DPM)
  • Occupational health (mine gases, dust, radiation dust)
  • Heat and refrigeration
  • Coal mine ventilation
  • Hard Rock mine ventilation

  • Prevention of methane and coal dust explosions
  • Sulphide dust explosions
  • Prevention and fighting of mine fires
  • Detection and control of spontaneous combustion
  • Ventilation monitoring and control (air flow, air quality, etc)
  • Mining regulations, including principle hazard management plans
  • Coal seam gas, including gas drainage, storage and utilisation
  • Understanding radiation
  • Seal-up management