Underwater Mining Conference (UMC) is the world premier venue for marine mineral mining. 200 world leaders from government, academia and industry are brought together to exchange information and ideas on prudent and responsive development of marine mineral resources.
The 47th UMC is presented by the International Marine Minerals Society in partnership with the K.G. Jensen Centre for Deep Sea Research at the University of Bergen and GCE Subsea.
UMC 2018 will take place in Bergen in 11-14 September. The conference starts with an icebreaker event the evening 10 September. The technical conference takes place 11 – 12 September. A subsea lab and field trip is planned 13 September and a geotechnical field trip is planned 14 September.