Future of Mining Australia 2020

To protect the health and safety of attendees, this event has been Postponed due to COVID-19 concerns. 

New Dates: 2/2021


The third edition of the Future of Mining Australia conference covers a vast range of content spanning the entire mining life cycle, focusing on the innovations and technologies driving the industry forward with senior representation from mining companies, service and solution providers, government, finance and research organisations. 


Find out more about the conference https://australia.future-of-mining.com/static/about


The conference brings together over 400 senior mining industry executives and attendees can expect:


Over 40 speakers representing mining companies, Mining, Equipment, Technology and Services companies (METS) companies, research organisations and associations dedicated to the future strategic direction of the industry


Two days of editorially curated content with topics including:


  • Changing with the times: Where is mining lagging, and leading the 21st century industry charge to be relevant, responsive, sustainable and valuable?
  • Achieving operational excellence with Artificial Intelligence: Exploring the use of Machine Learning and Deep Learning in mine development
  • Defining industry’s climate change action through the lens of the circular economy: How is the industry reducing greenhouse gas emissions by using more energy-efficient technology, improving waste management and becoming a bigger part of solutions rather than being a perceived problem?
  • Empowering women in Mining: Achieving the right mix of skills, ethnicity, gender and generations offering a plethora of benefits to help deal with the rapidly evolving challenges facing the industry


Titles in attendance include C-Suite, Vice Presidents, Heads and Managers of Mine Operations, METS and Support Services will be in attendance with a huge emphasis on networking and quality face time with a range of professionals connected to the industry.


Dedicated focus on Start-Ups in the Mining Industry with organisations pitching their new technologies and innovations to a panel of experts to break with tradition and implement services for the betterment of the industry.


Over 20 partnering solution providers specialising in areas including, Data, Analytics, IoT, Mineral Processing Solutions, Satellite-enabled managed connectivity services, Engineering, Drone Solutions, Enterprise Resource Planning. Event partners include: Dassault Systemes, Proudfoot,Telstra, Business France, Fluor, MMD, Motion Metrics, VEGA, AspenTech, Chesteron, MST Global, Conveyor Manufacturers Australia, Honeywell, iVolve, LASE, PETRA, UPTAKE and Unearthed


Visitor Profile:

Mining Companies: Presidents, Vice Presidents, Engineers, Mine Managers, Operations, Data, Analytics, Risk, Business Intelligence, Health, Safety, Environment, Supply Chain, Sustainability, Automation, Underground Mining, Information Technology


Product and Service Providers to the Mining Industry: Heads of Mining, Business Development, Technology, Engineering, Marketing, Data, Analytics, Supply Chain, Mining Equipment, Automation, Construction


Banking, Finance and Investment specialists connected to Mining / Natural Resources / commodities


Government / Not for Profit / Academic organisations with a specific interest in the mining industry


Product and Service Providers expected to exhibit include: Consultants, Mining Equipment Providers, Data / Analytics / Automation / Drones Technology / UAV / Geospatial / Construction / Satellite Connectivity / Telecommunications / Machinery / Mineral Processing Solutions / Drilling / Excavation / Artificial Intelligence / Conveyor Technology / Load Haul Optimisation / Internet of Things / Blockchain / Security

Speaker and Presenter Information

Speakers include:


  • Dr Ben Adair, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, CRC ORE
  • Michelle Ash, CEO, GEOVIA Division, Dassault Systemes
  • Gerrard Baron, CEO & Chairman, DeepGreen Metals
  • Matthew Johnson, Partner and Global Head of Mining, Hogan Lovell
  • Jake Klein, Executive Chairman, Evolution Mining
  • Nneoma Nwogu, Senior Counsel, The World Bank Group
  • Lesley A Warren, Claudette Mackay-Lassonde Chair in Mineral Engineering, Director, Lassonde Institute of Mining
  • University of Toronto
  • Alexandra Atkins, Non-Executive Director, Perenti and Director Perth, Austalia, International Women in Mining
  • Sven Ulrich Renner, EGPS Program Manager, The World Bank Group
  • Tania Constable, Chief Executive Officer, Minerals Council Australia
  • Dr Suzie Wood, Principal Climate Change Sustainability & Public Policy, BHP

Expected Number of Attendees


Relevant Government Agencies

Dept of Energy, Foreign Governments/Agencies

View Exhibitor/Sponsorship Details

Mon, Nov 30 - Tue, Dec 1, 2020, 8:00am - 5:00pm

Exhibit Dates
Mon-Tue, Mar 23-24, 2020

Sofitel Sydney Wentworth
61-101 Phillip Street, Sydney NSW, Australia
Sydney, NSW AU
Get directions

Click here to visit event website

Event Sponsors

Aspermont Events

Contact Event Organizer

Join the event conversation:

Return to search results