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    Seven major and junior producers exhibiting at QME

    The Mining House Pavilion at the upcoming Queensland Mining and Engineering Exhibition (QME) is set to provide an insight into which companies are making waves in industry. The exhibitor list reads like the who... more


    Transforming for a sustainable future:The expert-packed QME Seminar Series

    The Queensland mining sector’s thought leaders are gearing up to share their insights at the Queensland Mining and Engineering Exhibition (QME) from 19-21 July, with the event’s Seminar Series program relea... more


    ASX movers showing signs of green shoots

    Before the Year of the Tiger roared into life on the 1st February 2022, more than $8 billion was changing hands daily on the ASX as cheap debt, low cash rates, and soaring stock markets bolstered investor confi... more


    Record profits for mining as gold and battery metals boom

    In a year of COVID-19 disruption, Australia’s mining and resources sector is providing economic stability as profits continue their record-breaking run. More than 11 per cent of Australia’s economic acti... more

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Minesafe International Conference 2022

Welcome to the Minesafe International Conference 2022 Government regulators, health and safety practitioners and other resource industry professionals will come together to share the achievements and challenges within their operations and showcase new workplace safety innovations. The conference will cover current and emerging health issues, legislation and regulations, policies and strategies, risk management and critical controls. As well as, highlight effective leadership strategies and psychosocial management that promotes a zero harm workplace safety culture. We are excited to collaborate with you face-to-face in Perth and virtually! Join us for a packed program of industry expert presentations, live Q&A’s, panel discussions…

Gold Plants of the Future Symposium, 2022

Welcome to the Gold Plant of the Future Symposium 2022 AusIMM and the Gold Technology Group at Curtin University are pleased to announce the Gold Plant of the Future Symposium. Building on the nearly 40-year history of the Gold Technology Group and the Amira P420 Gold Processing Technology project, this two-day event will feature international experts in gold processing, covering processing, sensors and automation, ESG and related issues. The first day will focus on current and emerging practice, with the second day driving conversations on identifying longer term technology needs and strategic thinking. The Gold Plant of the Future Symposium…

The Australian Hydrogen Conference 2022

Join us for the Australian Hydrogen Conference, which brings together the hydrogen sector’s most eminent energy leaders to explore the latest emerging projects, challenges, opportunities and lessons and help shape the future of this rapidly expanding sector across the nation and overseas. Building on our highly successful event in 2021, the Australian Hydrogen Conference brings together key industry leaders and stakeholders to share the latest insights to ensure you’re prepared for the opportunities that 2022 will bring: Reconnect, re-engage and meet again face to face with hundreds of hydrogen and energy executives from across Australia Make new personal connections with…


The theme of the conference is Advances in Geosynthetics and includes several sub-themes, including mining, environmental containment, coastal protection, infrastructure reinforcement and stabilisation. With its combination of keynotes, presentations and workshops, the conference promises to be an excellent learning opportunity.

New South Wales Mining and Exploration Conference

Informa Australia is delighted to be holding the forthcoming 8th NSW Mining & Exploration Conference, which will be held on 8th – 9th of June 2022 at the Orange Ex-Services Club. There is a growing demand for NSW high-quality metals and critical minerals, particularly for the development of Australia’s clean energy future. The NSW Government has vowed as part of the state’s 2021-22 budget almost $200 million for both mining & critical mineral exploration to ensure the stability and future of the industry. The recent announcement of Australia’s first Critical Minerals Hub is a strategy in place to promote exploration…

Decarbonising the Resources Sector Summit

"The mining industry is at a tipping point where sustainability and decarbonization are top items on CEOs’ agendas. – McKinsey & Company 29/6/2021 Australia has long been a Resources powerhouse and is now in the spotlight and facing increasing pressure from regulators, investors, customers & the community globally to decarbonise operations. Creating zero carbon operations is now within reach if the right solutions and technologies are implemented, making it the right time for the resources sector to take action and accelerate their efforts to decarbonize. Multiple efforts will be required to address the sources of emissions and many companies are…

Open Pit Operators Conference, 2022

Welcome to the Open Pit Operators Conference 2022 Delivered both in person and online, this outstanding technical conference will address current and future challenges impacting open pit operations, along with the opportunity to visit and experience small to large pit operations in soft and hard rock. Join delegates from around the world to hear from leading global experts, participate in robust discussions, see the latest mining innovations, and meet with speakers and peers at networking events. AusIMM look forward to welcoming you to this leading industry conference in 2022.

Pilbara 2022

Pilbara 2022 supported by the Pilbara Development Commission will be looking at the economic growth, investment, development, productivity & innovation across the region. This event further builds on 3 highly successful Pilbara Summits providing the perfect opportunity for the Pilbara regions senior industry, investors, businesses, community, and government representatives to re-join and reconnect for this unique networking and shared learning opportunity. This year’s event will be held in the Pilbara region at the Red Earth Arts Precinct in Karratha. Key topics to be discussed at Pilbara 2022 include: WA Economy – The importance of new development & economic growth in…

QME – Queensland Mining and Engineering Expo

For over 29 years the Queensland Mining & Engineering Expo (QME) has been at the heart of the mining sector in Mackay. Returning to the Mackay Showgrounds from 19 to 21 July 2022, QME will be the ultimate showcase of supplier innovation and excellence and will illustrate the world class capabilities of Mackay and the broader Central Queensland region. QME has been a landmark on the Mackay calendar for over 25 years. This is a reflection of the passion and dedication of the QLD mining industry. QME will feature over 230 suppliers, live demonstrations, a free-to-attend seminar series and numerous…

Diggers and Dealers, 2022

Diggers & Dealers is a mining investment forum, held annually in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. The event is in its 30th year. Diggers & Dealers is Australia’s leading mining forum, combining corporate presentations by listed mining and exploration companies alongside a large exhibition area housing over 157 exhibitors from the sector. Delegates include miners, explorers, brokers, bankers, investors, financiers and mining service industries from around the world. A 30 strong media contingent ensures that the proceedings of the Forum are widely reported. The event provides a unique opportunity for industry professionals to meet and network, visit regional mine sites, engage with…

Digitalization in Mining North America

Welcome to Digitalization in Mining North America Digitalization in Mining North America is the first summit to cover the three key areas shaping the mining industry's future regionally and globally - Robotics & Automation, Electrification and Machine Learning. Digitalization will reduce costs, improve efficiency, productivity, environmental standards and transform mining processes across the industry. Government and shareholders are putting increasing pressure on the mining sector to meet decarbonization targets and improve safety at mining sites. Speakers, sponsors, and delegates will have full access to three conference tracks over two days covering Robotics & Automation, Electrification and Machine Learning – including…

Australian Mine Ventilation Conference, 2022

The Australian Mine Ventilation Conference 2022 is the opportunity to promote safe ventilation practices to improve the productivity and safety of mines. By sharing and disseminating the knowledge gained from operations in Australia and around the world we can assist in the provision of the raw materials needed. The message is still the same in that ventilation controls form many of the effective management of core risk activities in mines. The recognition of this has brought about the requirement of the position of Statutory ventilation officers in both coal and metalliferous mining sectors in Australia. Coupled with this is the…

WA Mining Conference & Exhibition

WA Mining Conference and Exhibition will now be held on our traditional dates of 12-13 October 2022. Our number one priority is the health and safety of our exhibitors, delegates, industry partners and staff and, as such, we remain guided by the expert advice of the public health authorities. We fully understand and appreciate the desire of the industry to return to face-to-face events and we will do our utmost to help all our customers, partners and attendees to prepare for the 2022 dates. We would like to thank everyone for the encouragement and support in the lead up to…

International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC)

The International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC) is where global mining leaders connect with technology, finance and the future. As Australia's most influential mining event, IMARC creates a global conversation, mobilises the industry for collaboration and attracts some of the greatest leaders in the mining, investment, and technology industries for three days of learning, deal-making and unparalleled networking. With many travel restrictions in place due to COVID-19, IMARC 2021 is a hybrid event, welcoming Australian attendees in-person to the Melbourne Showgrounds and international attendees from more than 130 countries via our online platform.

Digitalisation in Mining, Australia

Australia’s mining sector leads the world in technological innovations, with majors and mid-tiers developing and implementing many projects to enhance productivity, improve safety and reduce their environmental footprints. Whilst autonomy is ubiquitous across certain applications, there are still many areas of the mining value chain that are yet to fully embrace the possibilities. Similarly, whilst most companies engaging various applications of data analytics, machine learning has not been fully embraced. In 2021, the Mining Innovation Network ran 2 groundbreaking conferences in October and November, attracting over 300 mining executives who gathered to discuss the latest robotics, automation and machine learning…

The Australian Hydrogen Conference (West) 2022

Join us in November for the Australian Hydrogen Conference (West). This exciting event will bring together the hydrogen sector’s most eminent energy leaders to explore the latest emerging projects, challenges, opportunities and lessons and help shape the future of this rapidly expanding sector not only in Australia’s West, but also across the nation and overseas. Western Australia has tremendous potential to become a leader in the emerging renewable hydrogen industry, with the McGowan Government’s commitment of $160 million to support the development of the renewable hydrogen industry and transform WA into a global clean energy powerhouse. In addition, the Morrison…