34th Conference


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34th Conference will be held July 28 - 30, 2015 (Morgantown WV)

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Welcome new sponsor:  Geobrugg North America LLC


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Mitigation of a Massive Sands...
Fiber Reinforced Polymer Rock...
FlexKnot: An Innovation in Ro...
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International Practice in Hig...
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Enlightening Bolts: Using Dis...
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Influence of Roof/Floor Inter...
Registration Fee
Fee CategoryDate RangeAmount
Full Regist...Before and On
After 7/1/2015$650.00
Student Reg...Before and On
After 7/1/2015$350.00
One Day Reg...Before and On
After 7/1/2015$350.00
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Scholarship Opportunities
1. Syd S. and Felicia F. Peng Scholarship
2. Kazem Oraee Scholarship for Mining
Important Dates
Abstract Submission
January 5 - Abstracts due
• January 15 - Acceptance/Rejection determination 
• January 25 - Author notification  
Paper Submission
March 15 - Papers due 
Editorial Review
• April 15 - Editorial reviews completed 
April 25 - Author’s reconciliation of editorial reviews  
Technical Peer Review
• June 5 - Peer reviews completed 
June 20 - Author reconciliation(s) of peer review comments 
• June 25 - Approval of final paper by Primary Reviewer 
• June 30 – Author notification of paper ranking/presentation status 
Author Registration Deadline
July 6 to have paper published in proceedings
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Mailing Address:
P.O. 4292
Star City, WV 26505

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Executive Director:
Thomas M. Barczak
Phone: 412-860-7459

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Karen Centofanti
Phone: 304-293-3886

Conference Dates:
July 28 - 30, 2015

Lakeview Conference Ctr
Morgantown, WV, USA