Underground construction has been more and more playing the vital important role in the development of each country. Innovations in technology, technical and material during planning, design, construction, and management of underground construction project are therefore more necessary. In this context, the International Conference on Underground and Mining Construction (UMC 2021) will be held at Hanoi University of Mining and Geology (HUMG) on October 21, 2021, a leading educational institution with almost 55-year experience of higher education, training and research in the field of Underground and Mining Construction.

UMC 2021 welcomes the submission of quality papers from world-wide researchers, practitioners, policymakers and entrepreneurs with their recent advancements as well as knowledge and experiences on various topics related to the theme of “Advances in Underground and Mining Construction”. All submitted papers will be peer-reviewed by relevant experts in the international scientific committee of UMC 2021. Moreover, UMC 2021 particularly aims at promoting beneficial economic partnership, technological transfers within enterprises as well as on developing the institutional cooperation on research and higher education.

We look forward to meeting you all at the UMC 2021 in Hanoi, Vietnam in October 2021.