May 2021: The Australasian Tunnelling Conference

May 2021: The Australasian Tunnelling Conference

New date: 10th – 13th May 2021

The Australasian Tunnelling Conference (ATS2020+1) will be held in Melbourne on the 10th – 13th May 2021 at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre (MCEC). The technical program is a mix of high-quality presentations in-line with the conference theme ‘2020 Vision: Innovating the next 50 years’.

The theme for the conference is ‘2020 Vision – Innovating the next 50 years’ and the committee has identified several technical streams to be presented at the conference.
  • Innovative Construction
  • Future Proofing through Project Development and Delivery
  • Environmental Assessment, Stakeholder Engagement, and Community Impact and Placemaking
  • Major Projects – Case Studies Challenges for Ground Support and Permanent Lining
  • World Best Practice in Health, Safety, Risk, Training and Education
  • Growth in Digital Engineering, Instrumentation and Tunnel Data Systems
  • Improvements in Tunnel Ventilation and Fire
  • Life Safety Sustainable Tunnel Operations, Maintenance and Rehabilitation Tunnelling in Australia – the last 50 years
  • Young Members – the future of our industry

Integral to the technical conference are a series of social and networking events, as well as the industry exhibition. In a shift from previous Australasian Tunnelling Conferences, the 2020 conference will place a stronger emphasis on the industry exhibition which runs in parallel to the technical program.

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