Attendee FAQs

Have a question about registration or conference activities? We can help! Below we have answered some of the most Frequently Asked Questions about attending the International Conference on Ground Control in Mining.

You can register online by visiting For additional questions regarding registration for the  International Conference on Ground Control in Mining, please contact SME Customer Service at or 303.948.4200. To receive advanced registration rates, SME must receive your registration form and payment by June 28, 2022. After June 28, 2022, on-site registration fees apply.
To download a copy of your registration receipt, please visit, login to your SME account using your email and password, visit My Profile and view My Meetings. Click on View Registration to obtain a copy of your receipt. You may also contact SME at 303.948.4200 or with receipt or invoice inquiries.

All badges and conference related materials will be distributed onsite at the registration desk located at the Hilton Garden Inn.

Conference registration provides access to three days of live technical programing, digital access to the 2022 peer-reviewed papers and 6.5 PDH credits. Conference registration includes access to all of the technical sessions and the golf tournament.

Your registration allows you access to technical sessions only.
All social functions are open to registered attendee only.
During registration, you can RSVP for the golf tournament. You will be able to sign up on-site as well.
All changes to an attendee record must be submitted in writing to
If circumstances require you to cancel your 2022 International Conference on Ground Control in Mining registration, you must do so in writing. Written notice must be sent to or by mail to SME Ground Control Conference Registration, c/o SME, 12999 E. Adam Aircraft Circle, Englewood, CO 80112. Cancellations received by June 28, 2022 will receive a refund, less a processing fee of $100. There are no refunds for no-shows and cancellations postmarked after June 28, 2022. Substitutions will be accepted in writing at no charge until June 28, 2022. After June 28, 2022, a $25 fee will be charged for substitutions. NO REFUNDS for Registration will be issued after the June 28, 2022 deadline.

SME has secured a block of rooms at the special rate of $125 plus tax per night. Reservations must be made by June 30, 2022, and are based on availability. Reservations can be made by contacting Hilton Garden Inn at 724-743-5000. Or using this link.

If you have additional questions, please contact SME customer service at, 303.948.4200 or 1.800.763.3132 (US Only).