AMSI Optimise 2019

Name:AMSI Optimise 2019
Calendar:Conferences & meetings
When:Mon, June 17, 2019 - Fri, June 21, 2019


AMSI Optimise 2019 : 3-day conference & 2-day research workshop

Dates: 17–21 June 2019
Venue: Hyatt Regency Perth, Western Australia

Optimisation is an increasingly crucial field for industry to drive growth and profitability. Now in its third year, AMSI Optimise moves to Perth, bringing together industry leaders from the natural resources sector, academic experts and the nation’s current postgraduate talent. The event provides a platform to understand industry drivers and foster research collaborations, connecting business with Australia’s future workforce.

This annual networking and research-training event will comprise a three-day industry-focused conference, followed by a two-day research workshop. The symposium features expert and end-user talks, international guest speakers, collaboration showcases, industry challenge sessions and tutorials. The themes of the 2019 conference are:

  • Mining
  • Oil & Gas
  • Agriculture & Water

AMSI Optimise is aimed at:

  • anyone using optimisation, with opportunities to learn more about the current state of the art and to connect with others who have similar interests;
  • industry practitioners interested in exploring the benefits of engagement with optimisation research;
  • academics and postgraduate students wanting to better understand drivers and needs in this area.


  • Prof. Craig T. Simmons (Flinders Univ.)
    Opening Keynote: The Groundwater Grand Challenge
  • Prof. Jerzy Filar (Univ. Queensland)
    Threshold Risk and Uncertainty Quantification in Environmental Modelling
  • E/Prof Doreen Thomas (Univ. Melbourne)
    Network Optimisation in the Access Design for Underground Mines
  • Prof. Rafael Epstein (Univ. Chile)
    Optimizing Mine Planning and Operations
  • Prof. Peter Dowd (Univ. Adelaide)
    Optimisation Challenges in Mineral and Energy Resource Applications

Students & Early Career Researchers

grants are available to assist with flight, accommodation and/or carer costs.
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Call for abstracts

submit an abstract for the poster session on day 1 or the research workshop on days 4 & 5.
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discounted registration for staff and students at AMSI member organisations
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Location:Hyatt Regency Perth, Western Australia Map
Created:13 Apr 2019 12:36 am UTC
Modified:15 Apr 2019 06:44 am UTC
Updated: 15 Apr 2019