A. Recent Developments 1. Mining Equipment 4100 AC Shovel. 2. The Development of Underground Blasting 3. The Largest Walking Dragline. 4. The Largest Ore Carrier in The World. B. Equipment Management 5. Translocation of a large Mining Shovel. 6. Bucket Wheel Excaavators. 7. Electric Rope Shovel Review. 8. Highwall Miner. 9. Open Pit Mining. 10. Open Pit Optimization and Design. C. Environment and Society 11. Dust Control for Mining Sites. 12. Mining Right for a Sustainable Future: SME, USA. 13. Overview of Reclamation and Revegetation Plan 14. Planning for the Future - Sustainable Mining 15. Bringing Healthcare to Disadvantaged Communities 16. Biodiversity in Mining 17. Resource Nationalism D. Human Resources Development 18. Explore for More Careers-Mining Engineer 19. Be Strategic with your workforce 20. The true Value of your Human Capital 21. The Life in a Modern Mining Village. E. Knowledge Development 22. Mining and athe Integration : Geoff Knox, GE 23. Knowing a Large Mining Company 24. Life of a Coal Mine 25. Asset Management in Mines 26. Mining Company - Balancing Politics and Geology : Bret Clayton 27. Successes and Challenges of Producing Commodities.