WV Mine Drainage Task Force Symposium & IMWA Congress | April 22, 2024 · 8am – April 26, 2024 · 2pm EDT

Meet other mine water colleagues at this joint conference co-hosted by West Virginia Mine Drainage Task Force and IMWA.

Date and time
April 22, 2024 · 8am – April 26, 2024 · 2pm EDT

Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place Two Waterfront Place Morgantown, WV 26501

Almost Heaven, West Virginia

Get ready to embark on an extraordinary journey! We extend a warm invitation to you for an unforgettable experience in Morgantown, West Virginia, in April 2024. Brace yourself for the first-ever combined meeting of the West Virginia Mine Drainage Task Force (WVTF) Symposium and the 15th International Mine Water Association (IMWA) Congress. This event is poised to be the grandest congregation of mine water experts since the world-changing pandemic. Trust us; you won’t want to miss this! Plus, why not seize the opportunity to bring your loved ones along? The Morgantown area boasts a treasure trove of tourist attractions just waiting to be explored, and we’re crafting an Accompanying Persons Program to ensure they have a splendid time while you dive deep into the conference.

Morgantown, home to the prestigious West Virginia University, is a mere hour’s drive to the south of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where you’ll find the closest international airport. We’ve got you covered with an affordable shuttle option for transportation to and from the airport both before and after the conference. Alternatively, consider flying into the nation’s capital, Washington D.C., and enjoying a picturesque 3 ½ to 4‑hour drive to Morgantown.

If you’re eager to present your groundbreaking research, don’t delay! Submit your abstract before October 15, 2023. Our panel of experts will meticulously review all submissions, and you’ll receive their decision no later than November 15, 2023. Papers are due by the end of December, and rest assured, they’ll undergo a rigorous review process. If you’re keen to lend a hand in reviewing abstracts and papers, simply sign up on the same website.

The IMWA Congress and WVTF await your participation, promising a memorable gathering of minds, networking opportunities, and insights that will leave you inspired and enlightened. Don’t let this opportunity slip through your fingers—join us in Morgantown for a truly extraordinary experience!