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Mine Water Solutions 2018

June 12 - June 15

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Mine Water Solutions

The Mine Water Solutions 2018 organizing committee and the University of British Columbia are hosting the 3rd Annual Mine Water Solutions Conference (MWS2018) in Vancouver Canada.

Mine Water Solutions 2018 is the third innovative conference that will examine a wide range of water issues stretching through societal, financial, business and technical.  It includes topics like: water as an asset, operational water management and managing water in different climatic settings.

The conference will provide a forum for presentation and discussion about successful practices that enable responsible mining to be undertaken in challenging environments. All aspects of mine water management, including hydrology, hydrogeology, diversion, containment, conservation, minimization of water-quality impacts, seepage interception and treatment may be addressed.

Conference themes

Water as a Valued Asset
Regulatory and Social Challenges
Operational Water Management
Water Treatment
Water Management in Extreme Climates
Characterization and Prediction

The deadline to submit abstracts is November 15, 2107. View details on submitting abstracts here.

June 12, 2018 – Short courses – all day and Evening reception
June 13-14, 20185 – Single track of conference proceedings
June 15, 2018 – Field trips to near-by mining operations


June 12
June 15
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The University of British Columbia
2210 West Mall
Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4 Canada
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