ConferenceMine (a division of InfoMine) is proud to present Cold Covers Practice 2014, a short course and seminar on mine closure and cover practices in cold climates. It will be held April 7–9, 2014, at the award-winning Fairmont Chateau Whistler Hotel in Whistler, BC, Canada.
The event will consist of a one-day short course, followed by a two-day seminar. The seminar will offer the following eight technical sessions:
Day 1: Theory and Design
Session 1: Requirements for closure in cold climates
Session 2: Closure design
Session 3: Cover and form design for cold climates
Session 4: Analysis and case studies on theory and design practices
Day 2: Applications and Experience
Session 5: Cover and landform performance for cold climates
Session 6: Operation and maintenance
Session 7: Post-closure care
Session 8: Analysis and case studies on applications and experience
There is a limited opportunity to submit case-study related abstracts for presentations in sessions 4 and 8. Prospective authors are asked to submit an abstract (300–500 words) by January 20, 2014, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Guidelines can be found here – http://www.coldcovers.com/authors/
Registration for the seminar opens soon. Sponsorship opportunities are available now.