XVII International Mine Surveying Congress of the ISM 2019 takes place 26 – 30 September, 2019. The President of the International Society for Mine Surveying, the Head of the Mine Surveying and Geodesy Department Anatoly Okhotin acquired the right to hold the next Congress (2019) in September 2016 in the city of Brisbane, Australia at the XVI Congress of the ISM. Irkutsk National Research Technical University (INRTU) actively supports the international activities of the Departments and will be the main organizer of the XVII Congress in 2019. The University will provide the scientific resource and venue facilities.
The Rector of INRTU Mikhail Kornyakov gave close attention to the forthcoming event at the follow-up meeting on 18.09.2018. In the result of the meeting the duties and responsibilities were allocated among the University officials who will take part in the Congress organization.