The North American Chapter of the International Geosynthetics Society (IGS North America) board is pleased to announce our cosponsorship of the virtual Tailings and Mine Waste 2020 conference, Nov. 15–18, 2020. This conference carries a strong geosynthetics short course and technical track focused on geosynthetic applications in mill tailings and mine waste. The Tailings and Mine Waste Conference provides a forum for presenting the latest updates with respect to mill tailings and mine waste, and for discussing current and future issues facing the mining and environmental communities. In 2019, more than 800 delegates attended the conference from more than 50 countries around the world, making it the world’s largest gatherings of tailings and mine waste experts. Mark your calendar for this important symposium on mill tailings management. For more information, please visit www.tailingsandminewaste.com.