Welcome to the abstract / paper collection portal for presenters and speakers of the 16th Australasian Tunnelling Conference 2017

Through the speakers’ portal, you are able to:

  • Upload your Abstract/Executive Summary
  • Upload your Paper for peer review
  • Select your presentation preference – Oral or Poster
  • Edit your Author details, paper titles etc
  • Re-upload your Abstract or your Paper
  • Check the status of your Abstract or your Paper


1. Urban Planning, Project Development and Project Delivery
Project Financing, Procurement, Environmental Assessment, Value Capture, Project Case Studies

2. Construction Methodologies
Equipment and Applications, Materials, Mining, Durability, Pavement and Civil-fitout

3. Ground and Ground Support
Geology, Geotechnics, Tunnel Linings, Groundwater, Waterproofing, Settlement

4. Systems, Operation and Maintenance
Safety, Ventilation, Fire, ITS, Systems Engineering, Project Risk, Training Program

5. Urban Design and Aesthetic
Community Engagement, Customer Experience, Underground Space, Architectural Strategies, Social Benefit, Human Factors and Psychology

6. Digital Tunnel and Data
Asset Information Modelling, Standardisation, Survey, Monitoring, Operations, New Technologies and Software Analytics


Key Dates

Call of Abstracts opens - 10 February 2017
Abstract submission deadline - 10 April 2017
Conference Registration opens - 10 April 2017
Abstract review / acceptance – 30 April 2017
Full paper submission deadline – 31 July 2017
Edited Final paper submission – 30 August 2017
Full paper acceptance – 15 September 2017
Speakers’ registration deadline – 25 September 2017
ATS2017 Conference- 30 October -1 November 2017

Submit your Abstract or Paper

  • 16th Australasian Tunneling Conference 2017

    Opens: 7/02/2017 09:00 AM

    Closes: 12/04/2017 11:59 PM