Conference Details

Publication rights and indexed Journals

The abstracts from the APCOM 2019 conference will be available in an abstracts book handed out to the participants together with the conference materials. The full papers will be available on memory media together with the abstracts book.

All papers submitted shall be original and APCOM2019 has the right of FIRST publication. By paper submission the author grants to the organizers the non-exclusive right for initial publication in the conference proceedings, both in electronic form (media, web) and as a printed document.

The Copyright of the paper submitted remains with the Authors. This means that any author is free to choose whether he wants to go for an additional open access electronic publication or publish the paper in a journal following the conference.

As the Geoscience faculty of the Wroclaw University of Technology is editing the “Mining Science” journal, there is a possibility to publish high-quality papers in the indexed Mining Science Journal ( This journal is included in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) by Thomson Reuters Web of Science™ Core Collection and SCOPUS. The journal publishes reviewed original research articles on mining and geology, geoengineering and the related issues.

A submission of a contribution to this journal is subject to separate rules and an individual agreement with the editors of the journal and independent from any contribution to the APCOM2019 conference.