Explore Advances in Tunneling Technology

The Cutting Edge conference provides you with the knowledge you need to stay up-to-date on the latest trends and techniques being used today on tunneling projects throughout the world.


From the East to the West Coast, North America’s tunneling industry is flourishing. The annual Cutting Edge Conference examines the latest advances in tunneling technology, its methodology and how they can be harnessed to assist the nation’s major upcoming underground projects.

Organized in partnership by North American Tunneling Journal and the UCA, the Cutting Edge Conference features a tailored, high-end technical sessions focusing on innovation and practical knowledge, this dynamic event connects industry professionals leading the way in technology and process development.

Find cutting edge perspectives on are range of topics, including workplace culture, industry challenges, and create collaborative networks - all from the convenience of your home, office or job site.

  • Interact directly with industry trailblazers sharing the latest in technology, innovations and safety.
  • Earn PDH credit and maintain the professional development requirements for professional credentials.
  • Expand your network and form meaningful new connections with chat and video conferencing opportunities.

Cutting Edge is a great opportunity to learn about the next generation of underground construction projects in North America and meet the owners building them.