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2024 Schedule At-A-Glance

We look forward to seeing you in Canonsburg, PA! We’ve developed a conference schedule that is designed to keep you engaged and up to date on the latest in ground control mining research.

*Please note, all events and times are subject to change. Check back regularly for the latest schedule and details.

SATURDAY – MONDAY

July 20 – 22, 2024

7:00 AM 4:00 PM

Certified Mine Safety Professional (CMSP) Review Course

additional purchase required

Allegheny Room

 

MONDAY

July 22, 2024

6:00 PM 7:00 PM Registration Washington Grand Ballroom Foyer
6:00 PM 7:00 PM Welcome Reception Washington Grand Ballroom Foyer

 

TUESDAY

July 23, 2024

7:00 AM 5:00 PM Registration Washington Grand Ballroom Foyer
7:30 AM 8:00 AM Authors’ Breakfast Westmoreland Board Room
7:30 AM 8:20 AM Refreshment Break Washington Grand Ballroom Foyer
8:30 AM 2:00 PM

Certified Mine Safety Professional (CMSP) Exam

additional purchase required

Allegheny Room
8:20 AM 9:50 AM Technical Session: Case Studies Parlor B/C/D
9:50 AM 10:20 AM Refreshment Break Washington Grand Ballroom Foyer
10:20 AM Noon Technical Session: Mine Mapping Techniques Parlor B/C/D
Noon 1:00 PM Lunch Parlor A
1:00 PM 2:30 PM Technical Session: Sesimicity Parlor B/C/D
2:30 PM 3:00 PM Refreshment Break Washington Grand Ballroom Foyer
3:00 PM 4:30 PM Technical Session: Advances in Ground Control Parlor B/C/D
4:30 PM 6:00 PM Networking Reception Washington Garden

WEDNESDAY

July 24, 2024

7:30 AM 12:00 PM Registration Washington Grand Ballroom Foyer
8:00 AM 8:30 AM Authors’ Breakfast Westmoreland Board Room
8:00 AM 8:30 AM Refreshment Break Washington Grand Ballroom Foyer 
8:30 AM Noon Operators Session Parlor B/C/D
Noon 1:00 PM Boxed Lunch Washington Grand Ballroom Foyer
Noon 4:00 PM Golf Event and Lunch (ticketed event – additional purchase required) Planning in progress
5:00 PM 7:00 PM Barbecue/Picnic Washington Garden

 

THURSDAY

July 25, 2024

7:30 AM 5:00 PM Registration Washington Grand Ballroom Foyer
7:30 AM 8:00 AM Authors’ Breakfast Westmoreland Board Room
7:30 AM 8:00 AM Refreshment Break Washington Grand Ballroom Foyer
8:00 AM 10:00 AM Technical Session: Support Design Parlor B/C/D
10:00 AM 10:30 AM Refreshment Break Washington Grand Ballroom Foyer
10:30 AM Noon Technical Session: Advances in Mine Design Analysis Techniques Parlor B/C/D
Noon 1:00 PM Networking Lunch Parlor A
Noon 2:00 PM Committee Meeting Allegheny Room
1:00 PM 2:30 PM Technical Session: Subsurface Ground Movement Parlor B/C/D
2:30 PM 3:00 PM Refreshment Break Washington Grand Ballroom Foyer
3:00 PM 4:00 PM Technical Session: Numerical Modeling Applications in Ground Control Parlor B/C/D

 

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