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Australia impresses at World Mining Congress
The World Mining Congress (WMC) 2021 Australia was officially launched at the conclusion of the 2018 event in Astana, Kazakhstan. The World Mining Congress will come to Australia for the first time in its 60-year history and will showcase the nation’s vast mining and innovation capability and impact. More than 2500 people and 250 exhibitors attended in Astana, with similar crowds expected in Australia in 2021. Delegates were treated to a taste of what Australia has to offer when it Read More
AusIMM conference calls on Australian government to embrace uranium
Delegates from the 2018 AusIMM International Uranium Conference have urged state and federal governments to embrace uranium mining and actively discuss nuclear energy, at the 13th annual conference in this series, showcasing Australia’s capability in the sector. The conference, held on June 5-6 in Adelaide, was attended by 110 industry, government and NGO representatives from around the world and discussed all aspects of the uranium industry and nuclear fuel cycle. Topics included Read More
AusIMM leads conversation on future workforce with sold out conference
The Australasian Institute of Mining & Metallurgy (AusIMM) held its inaugural Achieve and Inspire Conference on Friday 18 May in Sydney, leading the conversation on the resources sector's future workforce, with a particular emphasis on diversity of thought and leadership. The conference, hosted by the AusIMM Women in Mining Network, boasted a line-up of nine inspiring speakers who presented on leadership, technology, innovation, culture and diversity. The conference program, which Read More
AusIMM announces new Council for Diversity and Inclusion members
The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM) has announced the members of its new Council for Diversity and Inclusion, leading the way for a greater representation of all professionals in the resources sector. The role of the Council is to promote diversity, equality and inclusion in the mining and resources sector, by progressing initiatives to ensure the equality of opportunity for all members of the sector regardless of race, ethnicity, heritage, gender, age, religion, Read More
AusIMM announces major partnership with Rio Tinto
AusIMM is pleased to announce a major global partnership with Rio Tinto – one of the world’s leading resources companies. The partnership was confirmed at a signing ceremony at AusIMM offices in Melbourne on Monday 12 February. AusIMM is a member-based professional association that is celebrating our 125 year anniversary in 2018. Our history encompasses 125 years of technical excellence, upholding professional standards and bringing together highly-skilled professionals across the Read More