Keynote Speakers

Prof. Nicholas Barton

International Consultant, Rock Engineering

Norway

Topic Let us try: Continuum or Discontinuum, GSI or JRC

 

Prof. Jamal Rostami

Colorado School of Mines
USA
TopicGeotechnical Challenges in Mining, Tunneling and Underground Structures, on the Moon

Prof. T N Singh

Director, Indian Institute Technology, Patna

India

Dr. H.S. Vankatesh

Director, National Institute of Rock Mechanics

India

TopicRock Engineering for enabling Engineering Decisions

Prof. Dr. A. Srikant

Director, Master Geotech Services Pvt Ltd, Napur, India

India

TopicGeotechnical Engineering to improve Mineral Reserves

Prof. Dr. Atiye Tuğrul

Vice President of National Resources and Reserves Reporting Committee
(UMREK)

Turkey

TopicSustainable Mining and Recent Developments in Aggregate Industry

Mr. Bhola Singh

Chairman cum Managing Director, Northern Coal Fields

India

Dr. Danial Armaghani

Senior Researcher, South Ural State University, Russia.

Adjunct Research Fellow, Western Sydney University, Australia. 

Topic  Theory-Guided Machine Learning Techniques to Predict TBM Performance

Prof. Debasis Deb

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

India

Mr. Girish Dingre

Environment Consultant

Australia

Assoc. Prof. Dr.-Ing. DANG Trung Thanh

Hanoi University of Mining & Geology

Vietnam

Prof. Jeyatharan Kumarasamy

President, Tunnelling and Underground Society

Singapore

Prof. Jian Zhou

Central South Univesity

China

Topic – Rockburst prediction using machine learning methods

Jim O Brien

GAIN

Ireland

Mr. Nico Pienaar

Director – ASPASA

South Africa

Prof. Paweł Kawalec Switzerland

Switzerland

Prof. PINNADUWA H.S.W. KULATILAKE

Professor Emeritus, The University of Arizona

USA

Mr. Ranjan Sahai

Ex Controller -General Indian Bureau of Mines

India

Prof. Saffet Yagiz

Nazarbayev University

Kazakhstan

Topic Examining factors influencing the full face machine advancement in rock masses 

Prof. Samir Kumar Pal

Head, Mining Engineering, IIT Kharagpur

India

Samuel Frimpong, PhD, PEng

Interim Chair, Department of Computer Science

Director, Heavy Mining Machinery Research Lab

Missouri University of Science and Technology (S&T)

USA

TopicUnderstanding the Stress-Intensity Profiles of Electric Shovels within Hard, and Abrasive Oil Sands Formations for Better Design and Performance

Subash Chandra(IFS)

CEO, Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management and Planning Authority (CAMPA)

Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF)

India

Mr. Susarla Sastry

South Africa

Mr. Wayne Scott

CEO Aggregates and Quarrying Association of New Zealand, and
MinEx, the extractives Health and Safety Council

President – MQA

MQA

Malaysia

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