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Welcome to the 8th International Symposium
Ground Support in Mining and Underground Construction
Conference on Rock Mechanics

Eighth International Symposium on Ground Support in Mining and Underground Construction

Luleå University of Technology (LTU) is pleased to announce Ground Support 2016, the Eighth International Symposium on Ground Support in Mining and Underground Construction, to be held 12 – 14 September, 2016 at Kulturens Hus in Luleå, Sweden. This series of conferences has been shared among countries and continents through the years:

1st   1983 in Abisko, Sweden
2nd   1992 in Sudbury, Canada
3rd   1997 in Lillehammer, Norway
4th   1999 in Kalgoorlie, Australia
5th   2004 in Perth, Australia
6th   2008 in Cape Town, South Africa
7th   2013 in Perth, Australia
8th   2016 in Luleå Sweden

More detailed information about the venue, hotels and nearby amenities will be posted here as it becomes available.