|International Symposium on Advances in Mining Technology and Management
Department of Mining Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology , Kharagpur
ADVANCES IN MINING TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT
CALL FOR PAPERS
The organizers of the conference invite papers for deliberation in the conference, relevant to the themes notified.
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
ABOUT IIT, KHARAGPUR
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (IITKGP) is set in a sylvan surrounding and only 120kms away from the hustle bustle of the city of Kolkata. IITKGP is the largest technical institution in India and ranked as the best Institution in the country imparting technical education and research. Visitors may also pass by the large city of Kolkata on their way in and out of Kharagpur. Kolkata, the city of joy, is one of the oldest cities in India. It is located in the eastern part of the country and is situated besides the holy river Ganges. Apart from that the proximity of mineral rich eastern region that makes this city an important portal and business centre Kolkata houses one of the largest global Mining behemoth Coal India Ltd. The major sight-seeing attractions are some excellent Victorian age structures, museum, the flowing Ganges and theme parks.
The climate in the month of November/ December is generally pleasant. Light woolens will be necessary during the evening and morning hours. The temperature will be between 15°C - 25°C.
Full Corporate Sponsorship (FCS): Rs.75000 or US$2000
FCS package will include all sessions display, free advertisement cubicle, separate clients networking and presentation, free desk leaflets and 8 free delegates with benefits.
Corporate Sponsorship (CS) : Rs 50000 or US$ 1500
CS package will include all sessions display, free advertisement cubicle, separate clients networking and 5 free delegates with benefits.
Sponsorship: Rs 25000 or US$1000.
Sponsorship will include all sessions display and 2 free delegates with benefits
All payments for the conference will have to be made by demand draft / cheques (add Rs.100 or US$5 for bank fee for outstation cheques) in favour of the account aimm-2005, Kharagpur at any bank available in Kharagpur.
Department of Mining Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur - 721 302,
Phone: (091) 3222-282281,
Fax: (091) 3222-282282
Send all your correspondence to any one of the following organizing officials :
The list of the organizing committee members will be printed in the second circular
TOURS AND TRAVELS
It is close to the border with Orissa, 80 km away from IIT, Kharagpur. The beach is seven km long and wide. Here Hooghly become indistinguishable from the bay of Bengal. It is a popular resort for residents of Kolkata and Kharagpur. Sea bathe, swim or stroll on this splendid beach town famous for its stretch of flat, hard beaches girdled with casuarinas plantations along the coast, Digha is a 2 hour drive from IIT, Kharagpur .The season to visit is on the entire year round. However, the best time of the year is July to March.
Vishnupur is famous for its distinct style of music, i.e. the Vishnupur Gharana. A discerning visitor may find traces of the past splendour and glory that was Vishnupur in its superb temples ,unique handicrafts and palaces.
Abode of Lord Jagannatha, literally Lord of the World, Puri is one of the four holy places in India. Located on the shores of Bay of Bengal, it has one of the finest beaches in the world. Puri is situated at sea level. It has an equitable type of climate, with maximum temperature varying between 25-33 degree Celsius and minimum temperature varies from 18-26 degree Celsius. November to March is the best time to visit Puri.
[ Note: Tours and travels will be arranged on request.]