Thank you to everyone who made the Eighth AusIMM Open Pit Operatorsí Conference 2012 a great success!

On behalf of the Organising Committee of the Eighth AusIMM Open Pit Operatorsí Conference 2012 we thank you for your attendance and participation at the event. We have received very positive feedback and would like to take this opportunity to thank our sponsors, exhibitors, authors, presenters and reviewers for ensuring the standard of the event delivered was to the highest degree.

For information on the next event in the series please email event management at who will advise you when information is available.

Post-conference Open Pit Operatorsí Conference Tour

We would like to extend our gratitude to Newmont who organised 17 delegates over one day to visit the Newmont Boddington Gold operation, which included a briefing on the operation and a surface tour of the mine site.


Organising Committee

Conference Chair:
Richard Flanagan, Richard Flanagan Mining Consultancy

Bob Adam, AMC Bauxite
Henry Andryszczak, BHP Billiton
Chris Colbourne, Rio Tinto
John Hearne, Coffey Mining
Cam Schubert, Hill Grove Resources

Event Management: The AusIMM

Belinda Martin, Manager, Event Operations
Lucy Brown, Coordinator, Events
Claire Lockyer, Publications Assistant


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