22 – 24 May 2017 | Workshops 22 May 2017 | Conference 23 – 24 May 2017 | Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre


AUSTMINE 2017: Mining's Innovation Imperative

Austmine 2017 Conference and Exhibition has now wrapped up and what a success it was! On behalf of Austmine and Exhibitions & Trade Fairs, we would like to thank you for your support and participation in what has been a very successful conference and exhibition. Austmine 2017 welcomed over 800 conference delegates and presented a stellar line up of international and national speakers.

Once again, the conference presented a highly acclaimed program and, in conjunction with a world class trade show, we have received overwhelmingly positive feedback.

We hope you also found the program informative and enjoyable and made the most of your time networking.


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May 10, 2017 10:15 am

Interview > Lara Bruhns, Newmont Australia

Targeted innovations are the name of the game for Lara Bruhns, General Manager of Operations Services for Newmont Australia. It’s about being sensible in your approach and not going high-tech simply for the sake of it. Austmine sat down with Ms Bruhns ahead of her presentation at the Austmine 2017:…

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May 2, 2017 12:47 pm

Interview > Michelle Ash, Barrick Gold

Barrick Gold’s Michelle Ash is at the forefront of an innovation revolution. From embracing digital disruption to integrating innovation into all facets of the organisation, Barrick Gold is going ‘all in’ on technological innovation. We caught up with Ms Ash ahead of her presentation at Austmine 2017 to understand why…

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April 11, 2017 5:22 pm

Interview > Dr Vanessa Guthrie, Minerals Council of Australia

Australian mining today is embracing a technological revolution. Yet there are still barriers to the industry taking full advantage of a high-tech future. Collaboration between the mining equipment, technology and services sector (METS) and miners remains immature and Australia’s productivity is paying the price. We caught up with Dr Vanessa…

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March 21, 2017 4:55 pm

Interview > Dr Craig Stegman, Rio Tinto

Ahead of Austmine 2017, where Dr Craig Stegman, Vice President of Operational and Technical Support, Copper and Diamonds at Rio Tinto will deliver a presentation, we caught up with Craig to hear about Rio Tinto’s attitude towards digital innovation and how METS will be a critical part of their strategy….

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