Important dates

Abstract submission:
15 March 2021
Speaker registration deadline:
12 July 2021
Abstract acceptance notification:
22 March 2021
Copyright form submission:
12 July 2021
Draft paper submission:
10 May 2021
Bio notes submission:
12 July 2021
Reviewer feedback:
7 June 2021
PowerPoint presentation:
7 September 2021
Final paper submission:
12 July 2021

Open Access Proceedings

Please note that the 24th International Conference on Paste, Thickened and Filtered Tailings peer-reviewed papers will be freely available from from Monday, 20 September 2021. A colour, soft-bound printed version of the proceedings will also be available for purchase.

Abstract Guidelines

If you would like to submit an abstract for the 24th International Conference on Paste, Thickened and Filtered Tailings, please submit your abstract through the online abstract submission form by 15 March 2021.

The abstract is to provide a general scope of the work and applications. It should also include the title, author(s), author affiliations and contact author’s email address, postal address details, telephone and fax numbers. Please also include some keywords to describe the scope of your paper.

Submit your abstract via the online abstract submission form.

Professional accreditation

Participation in this event may contribute towards your professional development accreditation in the following ways:

  • Attending the event.
  • Presenting at the event.
  • Publishing a paper in the event proceedings.
  • Technically peer-reviewing an event paper/s.

The ACG makes no guarantee of this and recommends you contact your respective professional organisation/s. The ACG can provide a certificate of attendance at an ACG further education and training event, post-event attendance.  Please contact for details.