Prof. Tihomir Knezicek, Head of Surface Mining Department, University of Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina visited Department of Mining Engineering on 20.08.2012 for possible cooperation in surface mining and faculty exchange.
Participation of ISM in the Indo-Global Academic Summit and Expo-2012 held in Hyderabad during September 7-9, 2012. A presentation on ISM was made and discussions were held with 10 different universities which have shown immediate response during the summit. Names of some of the universities are RWTH Aachen University, Germany, University of California, Berkeley, USA, University of Johannesburg, South Africa, Northern Arizona University, USA, University of Hawaii, USA, Tel Aviv University, Israel, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
Visit of Dr. Fatick Nath and Tareq-Uz-Zaman, Faculty members from Chittagong University of Engg. &Technology (CUET), Bangladesh visited during October 4-9, 2012 for possible cooperation with Department of Petroleum Engg. and Mining Engineering for course curriculum development and faculty exchange.
Visit of Jacopo Seccatore, LAPOL, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil Mr. Jacopo visited Department of Mining Engg. on 03.12.2012 to discuss the possibilities of developing some collaborations in the field of Mine Planning and Optimization.
Visit of Dr. Olle Wijk, Sandvik AB, Sweden Prof. Olle Wijk, Senior Vice President and of Group R & D, Sandvik AB, Sweden visited ISM on 7th and 8th February, 2013. Other members of the team were Dr. Sanjay Basu, Corporate Advisor and R&D Coordinator, Shri Soumitra Banerjee, President, Sandvik Mining, India, and Shri Subhasis Das, Vice President, Coal Mining.