This global shaft conference is being held for only the fourth time since its inception in 1959, and for the first time in North America. It is a conference for shaft designers, constructors, equipment suppliers, and mine owners carrying out or contemplating shaft projects. SDC2019 provides a unique opportunity for delegates and presenters to share knowledge, best practices, lessons learned, and to exchange ideas and network.
This conference will showcase the latest technology in shaft design and construction techniques and give us a window into the future of the mine development industry.
1959 – Shaft Sinking and Tunnelling, London, UK
1989 – Shaft Engineering, Harrogate, UK
2012 – Shaft Design and Construction, London, UK
- Technical Program: 3 days of peer-reviewed papers and 2 keynote speakers will be presented during the symposium. Presentations will not exceed 20 minutes each.
- Corporate Exhibits: Up to 20 poster booths regrouping Shaft sector suppliers of equipment, services and technologies will make up the place of meeting, networking and business throughout the event.
- Social Activity: A formal evening of great entertainment, food, fun and company will allow delegates to network and celebrate.
|Abstract submission deadline:||March 8th, 2019|
|Notification to authors:||April 8th, 2019|
|Full paper submission deadline:||May 15th, 2019|
|Paper review deadline:||June 28th, 2019|
|Final revised paper submission deadline:||July 29th, 2019|
|Presenters' registration deadline:||July 29th, 2019|
|Alan Auld||Golder Associates||UK|
|Kevin Irving||Xstract Mining Consultants||Australia|
|Slawomir Switon||KGHM Cuprum||Poland|
|Jochen Greinacher||Deilmann Haniel||Germany|
|Kevin Melong||The Redpath Group||Canada|
|Alun Price Jones||Cementation||Canada / UK|
|Xiaomin Zhou||Universisty of Science and Technology Beijing||China|
|Gert Judeel||GeoSindile||South Africa|
|CIM or IOM3 MEMBER REGISTRATION|
|CIM or IOM3 Member Delegate||$895|
Registration prices are subject to taxes.
SDC 2019 will be held at the Marriott Downtown hotel in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Book your room at the conference group rate here!
Up to 20 poster booths featuring Shaft sector suppliers of equipment, services and technologies will be strategically located in meeting and networking areas throughout the event.
We believe in building long-term relationships with our partners that foster value, visibility, and innovative brand amplification.
Partnering with the CIM in supporting the Shaft Design & Construction Conference positions your organization as a leader in this critical area of underground mine development.
The CIM would also like to recognize and thank The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) for their support in bringing this conference to North America.