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The Future of Surface Mining Workshop

  • 10 November 2022
  • 8:00am - 6:30pm
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  • Date 10 November 2022
  • Time 8:00am - 6:30pm
  • Location Curtin Perth
  • Building 410: 201
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WA School of Mines: Minerals, Energy and Chemical Engineering and the School of Electrical Engineering, Computing and Mathematical Sciences invite you to attend The Future of Surface Mining Workshop, in partnership with Rio Tinto.

This event broadly focuses on the topics of transforming safe operating performance, accelerating decarbonisation, and growing economies to enable the global energy transition. The workshop will connect academic staff, students and industry partners to exchange experiences on all aspects of surface mining.

Call for student abstracts (undergraduate and postgraduate)

We are seeking student poster abstracts presenting and discussing the emerging advances, concerns and drifts, as well as pragmatic challenges and solutions adopted in the following areas:

  • Green Surface Mining
  • Agile Mining Systems
  • Digitally Integrated Mining
  • Vehicle Fatality Elimination
  • Machine Automation
  • Data Analyses & Insights

Submit abstracts to by COB 7 October 2022.

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