Deswik User Conference 2018

The Deswik User Conference is the ideal forum for those willing to develop their professional skills, meet other Deswik users and enhance their software knowledge through engaging
with others’ experiences. Join us for this educational three-day event, and gain insight into the latest mining technology trends as well as practical applications through case studies.

By attending the Deswik User Conference you will:

  • Discover our latest roadmap and important enhancements to the Deswik software suite.
  • See innovative applications through real case studies presented by fellow users.
  • Gain some advanced Deswik skills through one-on-one mentoring opportunities.
  • Connect and exchange ideas with industry peers.
  • Learn to solve your issues. Bring your data and get personalized assistance.
  • Influence the direction of our latest developments – tell us what is important to your business.

Key Conference Themes

Technology trends: tackling mining’s future challenges, today

  • Best practices for integrated & optimized planning
  • Design and scheduling tips & tricks
  • Planning for the future: liability, cost reduction and mine closure
  • Data handling and visualization
  • Supporting mine digitization across the mine planning value chain


Call for papers

The Deswik User Conference will provide an opportunity for Deswik users to share their learnings and gain insight into new applications from like-minded professionals.

We invite authors wishing to present a paper at the Deswik User Conference 2018 to submit an abstract (not exceeding 300 words, in English) by 15th May 2018.

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    Accepted file types: doc, docx, pdf, rtf, txt, ppt, pptx.


Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort

71 Sea World Drive,
Main Beach, Gold Coast


The Deswik User Conference 2018 will take place at the Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort on the Gold Coast, Australia, a 5 minute drive from Surfers Paradise beach and just minutes away from a vast array of dining and shopping precincts. The hotel is also located 40 minutes north of the Gold Coast Airport and only a 1 hour drive away from Brisbane and both the domestic and international airports.

A preferential rate of $250 per room per night has been secured for conference delegates. Bookings can be made via a private link which will be shared upon registration.


Standard 3-Day pass

includes full access to the conference, catering and networking functions.


Standard 1-Day pass

includes access to the conference, catering and networking function taking place on the same day.


Need more information?

If you have any questions or would like to find out more about the Deswik User Conference 2018, contact the Deswik Events team.