Abstract submission is now closed.
Abstracts must be submitted using the online submission form. No emailed abstracts will be accepted.
Submitters will be notified of acceptance in December 2016.
The program committee is expecting many abstracts. It is, therefore, important to convey the most important points of your proposed paper within your abstract. Below we have provided the abstract review criteria to help you in determining what to include in your 100-word abstract. We welcome abstracts related to the conference theme (“Think Global, Mine Local”) as well as other provocative, innovative topics of interest to the mining/minerals profession.
Please check to ensure that all of your contact information, the title of your presentation, and your summary are complete and correct, as they will be printed as you have submitted them. In particular, please ensure that your presentation title and abstract are not truncated due to character and word limits.
It is your responsibility to make the changes online or to send questions about submissions to SME before the deadline of November 14, 2016 so that we can still help you make the changes or input the submission on time.
For more information, please contact
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Englewood, CO 80112