2022 Ventsim User Conference for Australia

Howden Ventsim is excited to announce that we will be hosting our first Ventsim™ User Conference in Brisbane, Australia on 16-18 March 2022. We look forward to seeing you in person. If travel to Brisbane is restricted for you, you will be able to join us online.


What is it?

Organised as a two (2) day conference and a one (1) day optional workshop for Ventsim software users and professionals in the mining and tunnelling ventilation industry. A series of presentations focusing on the modelling and implementation of ventilation systems, cost savings, productivity, safety and efficiency improvements and advances in ventilation design and modelling will be given from guest keynote speakers, industry participants and some of our Ventsim team.


The conference will be held on the 16th and 17th of March 2022 with presentations during the day. A gala dinner will be organised for the evening of the 16th of March. The workshop will be held on the 18th of March 2022.


In Brisbane, Australia at the Emporium Hotel South Bank. If travel is not practical for you, you can also join us online.


What are the topics?

Topics will include:

  • ventilation modelling case studies
  • coal and metalliferous ventilation design challenges
  • unique or novel uses for ventilation simulation
  • safety and productivity initiatives
  • calibration and validation of ventilation models
  • or specific modelling topics about fans, heat, refrigeration, gas, radon or contaminants.

Have a look at the full program at: https://ventsim.com/program/.

Who will present?

Guest keynote speakers have been invited to present. The Ventsim team of software programmers and engineers will be presenting the latest features and roadmap for future development. 

Why attend/present?

The conference will be a great opportunity for networking and peer interaction, learning from presentations, engaging with other ventilation professionals, discussing current challenges and providing feedback to the Ventsim team. Participants will be able to see the latest cost savings tips, safety improvements, efficiency ideas and advances in ventilation design and modelling. Howden Ventsim will be holding a gala dinner on the first night as our way to thank our amazing and loyal customers - entry to the gala dinner is included in the conference ticket price.

A hand picked selection of exhibitors will also be displaying their latest innovations for safety and ventilation.


Tickets range from $35USD - $1,210AUD depending on ticket type

All  tickets are fully refundable in the event of conference cancellation or Coronavirus COVID-19 restrictions.

For online ticket information and bookings, please click the "Book Now" button below.

More information will be posted soon, however please feel free to contact us at [email protected] for any queries. 

Please note that this conference can be registered as Professional Development hours.