36th International Conference of 
Safety in Mines Research Institutes

October 25 - 27, 2015
Sudbury, Ontario, Canada

Technical Program

To access the presentations given during ICSMRI 2015, please click here. Please note that only presentations sent to us are published here.

The technical program will cover a wide of topics, including:

  • Mining Safety Research
  • Occupational Health and Safety Technology
  • Mine Rescue
  • Safety Management Systems
  • Case Studies on Mining Disasters
  • Diesel Emission Reduction
  • Ergonomics
  • Communication Technology
  • Regulatory approaches to Mining Health and Safety
  • Technology and Management of Change
  • New approaches to track leading and lagging indicators
  • Intrinsically safety design
  • Ground Control/Rock Mechanics Instrumentation for Early Warning Systems
  • Personal Protective Equipment Innovations
  • Hazard Identification Methodology
  • Occupational Health Hazards Underground
  • Leadership in Mining Safety
  • Contractor Safety


Download our call for abstracts

The format of the conference allows for 20 minutes for the presentation and five minutes for a question and answer period.

  • Abstracts of 200- 300 words
  • Abstract submission deadline – June 1, 2015 EXTENDED!
  • Authors notification of acceptance – July 6, 2015
  • Final papers must be received by – September 1, 2015
  • Deadline for author registration – September 25, 2015


  • Innovation & Risk Management
  • Safety
  • Occupational Health

Please note that all presenters at the conference must register as delegates and cover the cost of their travel and accommodation. Presenters are extended a much reduced registration fee. CIM does the utmost to provide presenters with visibility, coverage and publication.

Submit your abstract: Click here