ACG Geotechnical Design and Implementation for Open Pits Seminar Attendee Portal

Thank you for registering to attend the ACG Geotechnical Design and Implementation for Open Pits Seminar to be held in-person in Perth, Western Australia, as well as online.

Online attendees

Once registered, the ACG will send you the link to login to the online event.

The Australian Centre for Geomechanics, The University of Western Australia applies restrictions on recording the presentations of this event.  All unauthorised audio recording, video recording and photography or transmission of the ACG online event material, data or information is expressly prohibited.

The online presentations will not be recorded, and will not be available post-event. Similarly, transcripts of question and answer sessions will not be made available post-event.

System requirements

The online version of this event will be hosted on Teams. Please check prior to the event that you have access to Teams and advise the ACG if you do not have access.

We encourage you to join the session 15 minutes early each day to enable adequate time to resolve potential technical issues with streaming prior to the event commencement.

If you have not previously used Teams, please set up ahead of time. Teams can be downloaded at

If you have any issues or queries, please contact the ACG at

Start time in different time zones

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Terms and conditions

Click here for ACG Attendee Terms & Conditions.

Event materials

Presentations, where available, will be made available electronically, post-event.

PD hours

This event will provide attendees with a number of personal development hours. A certificate of attendance can be provided on request, post-event.

ACG onsite contact

Josephine Ruddle, Event Manager
Mobile: +61 409 118 003

Australian Centre for Geomechanics
Tel: +61 8 6488 3300 |

In-person attendees

Please do not attend this event in-person if you feel unwell; you will still be able to participate online.

Event venue

Theatre Auditorium, Oceans Institute, The University of Western Australia.


Onsite registration will be available at 7:00am on the morning of the event at the registration desk.


Username: openpit
Password: Eq2nHK


Click here to view a map and list of accommodation options near The University of Western Australia.

Car parking

The best locations for parking near the Oceans Institute are in Fairway Entrance Three, either to the left or right of the driveway. Park in the red staff areas, and see ACG staff at the registration desk for a parking permit to display on your dashboard. Please note, there are reserved bays within these parking areas so please avoid those.

Please note that parking will be extremely scarce so we highly recommend taking Public Transport or a rideshare. The free Purple CAT bus runs between UWA and Elizabeth Quay approximately every 10 minutes. Click here for UWA parking map.

Public transport

Information available at


There are a number of taxis operating in Perth. Use TaxiFare Calculator as a guide on pricing.


Uber and Ola are both available in Perth.

Laptops/electronic devices

You are welcome to bring your laptop or other electronic device with you, but this is not a requirement.