ISRM 2020 will provide an excellent opportunity for scientists, experts to share their knowledge and experiences in the field of Mining and Earth sciences. The focus of the conference will be subjects dealing with issues of contemporary scientific and technological advances related to the sustainable and responsible mining.

Vietnam has been known as a country with a wide range of natural resources, their extraction and environmental protection, which have been undertaking seriously by the Government of Vietnam. The theme of the conference is "Innovations For Sustainable And Responsible Mining", believed to be of common interest both to Vietnam and other countries in the world.


The conference is filled with mining companies, technological service providers and financiers allowing mining professionals direct access to mining projects, technical expertise and latest solutions.

Present your projects and experiences.

Interact with scientists, experts in the field of mining, earth sciences, geospatial technology, environmental protection and industry 4.0 for future cooperation.

Be a part of this invaluable platform to seek new partnerships and fresh business opportunities.

It is the golden opportunity to meet the leading technological firms and discover the latest mining innovations at MiningTech in Vietnam and other countries.

Expect to meet hundreds participants from all over the world at this mining conference in Hanoi.


You are invited to submit your abstract proposal to contribute to ISRM 2020.

Please submit the proposed topic and 200 words abstract to the Organization Committee.

Presentation format will be oral or posters. The deadline for abstracts submision is 30 April 2020.


- All accepted papers will be published in the SPRINGER BOOK or in the INZYNIERIA MINERALNA journal. Besides, all the papers in Springer book and Inzynieria Mineralna journal will be indexed in Scopus database.

Topics of ISRM 2020

Sustainable development and responsible mining

- Mining technology and technique

- Drilling and blasting engineering

- Tunneling and Geotechnical applications

- Mine Electricity and Automation

- Mineral processing

- Mine management and economy

- Environmental impact assessment

- Environmental risk assessment and management

- Environmental processing technology

- Managing social impacts

- Mining and local development

- Mined land rehabilitation

- Water management

- Transparency and accountability

- Other related issues

Earth Sciences and Geo-Spatial Technologies

- Engineering geology

- Geotechniques

- Hydrogeology and water resources

- Regional Geology and Tectonics

- Prospecting and Exploration Geology

- Spatial engineering for monitoring natural resources and environment change

- GIS and remote sensing for natural disaster monitoring

- UAV/ drone, terrestrial laser scanning, LIDAR, GNSS, mobile GIS, and internet mapping technologies for mine surveying, civil engineering

- Risk mapping and revisualization

- Natural resources management

- Reservoir management and monitoring

- Natural disasters monitoring and management

- Other related issues

Occupational Safety & Health

- Mine occupational safety and health

- Mining disaster and risks prevention

- Mining safety and hygiene

- Environmental safety and occupational health

- Climate change and occupational health

- Risk analysis in occupational safety & health

- Occupational health ergonomics

- Occupational health medicine

- Occupational health psychology and work environment

- Other related issues

Industry 4.0 in Mining

- Application of software

- Artificial Intelligence

- Big data

- Data mining

- Decision support systems

- IoT

- Other related issues


Details of the schedule and deadlines for the planned Proceedings book with SPRINGER and INZYNIERIA MINERALNA journal

- The deadline of the abstracts submission: 30/4/2020

- Notification of acceptance to authors: 10/5/2020

- Full paper submission: 31/5/2020

- Return comments for authors: 30/6/2020

- Final full paper Re-submission: 20/7/2020

- Send the ready papers to the Publishers: 30/7/2020

- Online: 10/10/2020

- Conference: 15-17/10/2020

Deadlines for Presentation/Poster submission: 25/8/2020


* The conference fee (registration, materials, coffee, and lunch):

- Foreign participant: 100 USD/person

- Foreign student: 50 USD/person

- Domestic participant: 1.000.000 VND/person

* The publication fee (article is published in Mineralna journal or Springer book):

- Foreign participant: 100 USD/ paper

- Foreign student: 50 USD/ paper

- Domestic participant: 1.000.000 VND/paper


* Vietnam National Coal - Mineral Industries Holding Corporation Limited (VINACOMIN).

* Vietnam Mining Science and Technology Association (VMST).

* Dong Bac Corporation (NECO).

* Vietnam Association of Geodesy, Cartography and Remote Sensing (VGCR).

* Hanoi University of Mining and Geology

No. 18, Vien street, Duc Thang, Bac Tu Liem, Hanoi, Vietnam

Tel: (+84) (24) 38386437, 37520834

Fax: (+84) (24) 37520834