Conference Keynotes

Mining experts from around the world bring you the cutting edge information about seismicity in mines.

Plenary Keynote

Matthew Sullivan

Freeport McMoRan, Indonesia

Keynote Speakers

David Beck

Beck Engineering, Australia
Maintaining a Safety Case in Seismically Active Mines


Mirjana Boskovic

LKAB, Sweden
Challenges of Resuming the Production After a Major Seismic Event at LKAB's Kiruna Mine


James Lett

Newcrest Mining, Australia
Seismic Hazard Mitigation – Lessons Learnt Using Pre-Conditioning at Cadia East & Ridgeway


Dmitriy Malovichko

Institute of Mine Seismology, Australia
Utility of Seismic Source Mechanisms in Mining


Lourens Scheepers

Sibanye Stillwater, South Africa
Rockburst in South African Deep Level Gold Mining: What Do We Know?


Brad Simser

Glencore, Canada
Applied Seismic Monitoring for Decision Making in Deep Hard Rock Mines


Invited Lecturers

Kathy Kalenchuk

RockEng, Canada
Predicting Mine-Wide Seismogenic Risk with Confidence Using Calibrated Numerical Models


Javier Vallejos

University of Chile, Chile
Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering for Sustainable High Stress Underground Mining