Tailings and Mine Waste Conference


The OSTRF and University of Alberta Geotechnical Centre will host Tailings and Mine Waste '17 in Banff, Alberta, November 5-8, 2017. This conference will provide mine waste managers, engineers, regulators and researchers an opportunity to discuss the latest developments in tailings and mine waste management, to present new ideas and to make professional contacts with others who have mutual interests and goals. For more information, please visit www.tmw2017.com

Past Conferences

The OSTRF played a pivitol role in bringing the Tailings and Mine Waste Conference to Canada for the first time in 2009. The University of Alberta is one of three hosting universities for the International Conference on Tailing and Mine Waste (along with Colorado State University and the University of British Columbia).

Previous TMW presentations hosted by the University of Alberta are still available for download. Please click on the conference year for more information. Proceedings for these conferences are also available for purchase. Please contact Sally at conference[at]ostrf.com to purchase a copy.

Tailings and Mine Waste '09

Tailings and Mine Waste '13

Tailings and Mine Waste '17