Meet new acquaintances and reconnect with old friends by attending conference functions. Find networking luncheons and social receptions that help you make meaningful, lasting connections.


Welcome Reception
Monday, July 24, 2023 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join the kick-off reception for the 42nd International Conference on Ground Control in Mining, as all attendees, speakers and committee members gather for a fun evening of food, libations and conversation.


Networking Reception
Tuesday, July 25, 2023 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Before you go, catch up with your old colleagues and new acquaintances with this conference networking reception. This low-key reception provides the perfect environment to discuss conference topics and engage in thought-provoking conversation.

Sponsored by JENNMAR


Golf Event (ticketed event)*
Wednesday, July 26, 2023 | 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join your colleagues at Topgolf Pittsburg for the 2023 Annual Ground Control Golf Tournament. Additional ticket of $55.00 includes transportation, buffet lunch, three drink tickets and two hours of tournament style play.

Topgolf does not have a formal/golf dress code. Shoes are required to play. You can wear golf shoes if you want but they aren’t required – if you do no metal spikes.

Join us for an afternoon of fun, space is limited; please sign up in advance when you register for the conference.

*additional purchase required

Wednesday, July 26, 2023 | 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Indulge at the lively BBQ cookout after the infamous Ground Control Golf Event. Come enjoy All-American cuisine, drinks and good company!