Coal Calendar 2020
January 22 – Southwest Virginia Counties Legislative Reception, Richmond, VA. For further information phone 276-889-2262 or visit www.virginiacoalenergy.com.
January 22-23, 2020 – 24th Annual Professional Development Mine Safety Seminar for Supervisors presented by Penn State, College of Earth and Mineral Sciences. This miner training program is being held at Holiday Inn Conference Center, Lehigh Valley, Pa. Rts. I-78/100 South. Phone 610-391-1000 and mention “Penn State Seminar”. Seminar cost is $100 per person. To register visit www.sites.psu.edu/minertraining/safetyseminar/
January 23 - VCEA Legislative Breakfast, Omni Hotel, Richmond, VA. Phone 276-889-2262, email email@example.com, or visit www.virginiacoalenergy.com.
January 23 - Virginia Chamber of Commerce Business Meeting & Reception, Richmond, VA. Governor is speaking at the luncheon. For information phone 276-889-2262, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.virginiacoalenergy.com.
January 23-24 - 20th CoalTrans USA, Miami, Florida. For information visit www.coaltrans.com/usa.
January 26-29 – 46th Annual Conference on Explosives & Blasting Techniques, Hyatt Regency, Denver at Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO. Visit www.isee.org/confs/2020-conf.
February 7 – Kanawha Valley Mining Institute Meeting Annual ”Success Through Scholarships” Charles Bowling Scholarship Awards, 6.30 p.m., sponsored by Jennmar USA. Holiday Inn and Suites-Charleston West, 400 Second Avenue, Charleston, West Virginia 25303. For further information, please visit www.kvmi.org.
February 23-26 – SME 2020 Annual Conference & Expo with the theme “mineXchange” to be held in Denver, CO. For full technical program and registration, please visit the Apple App or Google Play store and search for SME 2020 or e-mail email@example.com. Register at www.smeannualconference.com.
March 3-5 – ACC Coal Spring Forum to be held at Fort Lauderdale, FL. For further information, please visit www.americancoalcouncil.org.
March 10-14 – CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020 to be held in Las Vegas, Nevada. For further information visit www.conexpoconagg.com.
March 19 – Tug Valley Mining Institute Meeting to be held at Logan Country Club. Speaker TBA. Sponsor JH Fletcher. For further information visit www.tvmi.us.
March 23-24 - Third Edition of the Future of Mining Australia Conference to be held at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth, 61-101 Phillip Street, Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia presented by Aspermont Media and covering a vast range of content spanning the entire mining life cycle and focusing on on the innovations and technologies driving the industry forward with senior representation from mining companies, equipment manufacturers, service companies, government, finance, and research organizations dedicated to the future direction of the industry. For further information contact events team on firstname.lastname@example.org, call 61 862 639 152 or visit https://australia.future-of-mining.com/.
March 24-25 – West Virginia Coal Mining Institute Annual Meeting, joining with West Virginia Coal Association, and SME Central App. Section to be held at Embassy Suites, Charleston, WV. Meeting begins with the West Virginia Coal Hall of Fame Banquet on the Wednesday evening and continues with the Technical Sessions at 8:00 am till 5:00 pm on Thursday. For further information please contact Jim Dean, Secretary-Treasurer at 304-276-0591 or James.Dean@mail.wvu.edu.
March 26 – 8th Annual Professional Engineers in Mining Seminar presented by Virginia Coal & Energy Alliance and held at Lebanon, VA. For further information, please phone 276-889-2262, email email@example.com, or visit www.viginiacoalenergy.com.
March 31- April 2 – MINEX Kazakhstan to be held at Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan. Annual, the forum brings together 400 senior executives from mining organizations and banks from more than 20 countries. Visit www.minexkazakhstan.com.
April 2 – Kanawha Valley Mining Institute Meeting 6:30 pm to be held at Holiday Inn and Suites-Charleston West, 400 Second Avenue, Charleston, WV. Speaker TBA, sponsored by Strata Worldwide. For further information, please visit www.kvmi.org.
April 4-10 - bauma 2020 to be held in Messe Muenchen, Munich, Germany. For information visit www.bauma.de.
April 6-9 – 38th Annual South Central Joint Mine Safety and Health Conference, to be held at Hilton Anatole, Dallas, Texas. For further information, please visit www.scjmhsc.org.
April 12-13 - SME Central Appalachian Section Spring Meeting to be held at Marriott Griffin Gate Resort, Lexington, KY. Topics include: After Market Equipment Automaton, Changes and Developments in the Coal Industry, and Advanced Miner Training. For further information please contact Geaunita Caylor at firstname.lastname@example.org or 859-404-1621.
April 14-17 - 2020 Electric Power Conference & Exhibition to be held at Gaylord Opryland Convention Center, Nashville, TN. co-locating with the 2018 Carbon Capture Utilization & Storage Conference. For further information contact Jill Dean at 713-343-1880 or visit www.electricpowerexpo.com.
April 15-16 – RMCMI Joint Texas and TMRA Regional Meeting, to be held in Tyler, Texas. Short Course and dinner on April 17th. Golf on April 17th. For further information, please phone Judy Colgan at 303-948-3300, or visit www.rmcmi.org.
April 20-22 2020 – 11th International Brown Coal Mining Congress “Alternative Directions of Application” to be held at Belchatow, Poland. Presented by PGE GIEK S.A. Belchatow Lignite Mine Division and Association of Mining Engineers and Technicians. In 2018, the last Congress drew 340 people from 47 countries. Visit www.kwbbelchatow.pgegiek.pl/Kongres.
April 20-24 – CEDAR (Coal Education Development and Revmi.org. source) of Southern WV 18th Regional Coal Fair to be held at Chief Logan Convention Center, 9am - 8pm. Fair closed April 9 for judging. For further information, please contact Debbie Mudd 304-357-5709 or visit www.cedarswv.com.
April 23 – ARBOR Day location to be advised.
April 23 – Tug Valley Mining Institute Meeting to be held at Logan Convention Center in conjunction with the CEDAR Coal Fair. Speaker Jim Bunn. Social hour 6-7 dinner 7. For information please phone 304-792-8433 or visit www.tvmi.us.
April 28-May 1 – 17th North American Mine Ventilation Symposium, Montreal, Canada in conjunction with Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers (CIM). For further information, please phone 303-273-3704. Abstracts are due by May 1. Please submit abstracts here.
May 3-6 - CIM 2020 Convention to be held at Vancouver Convention Center, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. For further information phone 514-939-2710 ext. 1333, email email@example.com, or visit www.convention.cim.org.
May 7-8 – RMCMI Utah Regional Meeting, to be held at Price, Utah. Visit www.rmcmi.org.
May 13-15 – 10th Annual New Mexico Mine Health and Safety Conference to be held in Islta Resort and Casino, Albuquerque, NM. Theme “20/20 Foresight” with Monday session “Dig Into Safety”. For further information, please visit www.nmminesafety.com.
May 13-15 – RMCMI Arizona and New Mexico Regional Meeting to be held at Marriott Farmington, Farmington, NM. For further information, please phone Judy Colgan at 303-948-3300, or visit www.rmcmi.org.
May 16 – Tug Valley Mining Institute Meeting and Scholarship Presentations. Logan Country Club, Chapmanville, WV. Social hour 6-7 dinner 7. Scholarship meeting. Speaker TBD. Sponsor TBD. For further information, please phone 304-792-8433, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.tvmi.us.
May 18-19 - VCEA 40th Annual Conference & Expo to be held at Marriott Meadowview Conference Center, Kingsport, TN. Includes Golf Outing. For further information, please phone 276-889-2262, email email@example.com or visitwww.virginiacoalenergy.com.
May 18-20 - MINEX Tajikistan to be held in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. There are more than 40 deposits of coal in Tajikistan and this forum will focus on business opportunities for international investors and supply chain companies. Visit www.minextajikstan.com.
June ? – MINEX Uzbekistan, to be held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. For further information visit www.minexuzbekistan.com.
June 3-7 - 10th International Conference on Clean Coal (CCT2020) presented by IEA Clean Coal Center to be held at Houston, TX. This leading forum for innovation in the coal industry is a truly international event welcoming over 250 delegates from 30 countries to hear about technologies which reduce the environmental impact of coal and the future outlook of the coal sector worldwide. Visit www.cct-conferences.org.
June 4 or 11 – Annual Virginia Governor’s Cup Mine Rescue Contest to be held at UVA Wise, Wise, VA. For further information please contact VCEA phone 276-889-2262 email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.virginiacoalenergy.com.
June 14 - Friends of Coal West Golf Tournament, Craig, Colorado. For information visit www.rmcmi.org.
June 17-22 – Montana Tech’s What a Blast! 2020 Mining Camp recruiting future mining engineers. Fifteen junior and senior high school students may apply before April 10 email@example.com or visit www.mtech.edu/academics/mines/mining/summer-camp.
June 21-23 – Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute 116th Annual Conference, to be held at Billings, Montana. For further information, please phone Judy Colgan at 303-948-3300, or visit www.rmcmi.org.
June 23-25 - 26th CoalTrans Asia, Bali International Convention Center, The West Resort, Nusa Dua, Indonesia. Network with over 800 key decision makers. For further information visit www.coaltrans.com/asia.
July 12-18 – VCEA 25TH Annual Project Coal & Gas Summer Energy Education Program. For information please phone 276-889-2262 email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.virginiacoalenergy.com.
July 23-25 – 38th International Conference on Ground Control in Mining presented by SME, to be held at Lakeview Golf Resort and Spa, Morgantown, WV. For further information, please email email@example.com or visit www.groundcontrolinmining.org.
August 3-5 – ACC Coal Market Strategies Conference to be held at Sonoma, California. For further information, please visit www.americancoalcouncil.org.
August 5-6 - RMCMI Colorado and Utah Regional Meeting, Craig, Colorado. For further information phone Judy Colgan 303-948-3300 or visit www.rmcmi.org.
August 12-13 – RMCMI Tri-State Regional Meeting (Montana, North Dakota, and Wyoming) to be held in Billings, Montana. For further information, please phone Judy Colgan at 303-948-3300, or visit www.rmcmi.org.
August 25-27 – Illinois Mining Institute 124th Annual Meeting, to be held at The Pavilion of the City of Marion, Marion, Illinois. For further information, please contact Sheila Colombo, 618-985-4035, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.illinoismininginstitute.org.
September 4-5 – Future of Mining EMEA to be held at 8 Northumberland Avenue, London, England. Conference is presented by Aspermont Media to bring together the industry leaders, who shape the Future of Mining across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. For more information visit www.emea.future-of-mining.com.
September 10-13 – Fair Katowice 2019, International Fair of Mining, Power Industry and Metallurgy. Over 400 companies exhibit and around 30,000 visitors attend. To exhibit email email@example.com and for further information visit www.ptg.info.pl.