Introducing two of our high profile speakers

Dr Michael Davies

From the Ground Up - Building Better Waste Rock Stockpiles/Dumps to Minimise Generation of ARD/AMD

Michael has more than 35 years of experience with managing mine waste and tailings. This experience is across North and South America, Australia, Africa, Asia, Russia and Europe. He has split his career between consulting and mine owners. Most recently, he joined Teck Resources as Vice-President, Environment and is now in a phased retirement where he is currently a Senior Advisor. 

Kim Ferguson

Economic benefits of pro-active management to reduce future larger costs that could otherwise be incurred

Kim Ferguson is the Practice Lead Global Closure in the BHP Resource Centre of Excellence. Kim has over 20 years’ experience in resources projects throughout Australia and internationally, across all life cycle phases and in operational, corporate, project and consulting roles.

Call for abstracts - Don't miss the final deadline - submit now!

Submissions are sought for;

  • Virtual Oral Presentations
  • Digital Poster Display - Displayed in a dedicated poster gallery + potential to include a short presentation
  • Virtual Short Courses

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Submission deadline: 14 January 2022, Midnight AEST

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Short course proposals

The ICARD 2022 committee invites proposals for short courses to be presented at the 12th ICARD VIRTUAL, from 18 - 19 September 2022. 

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