Austmine Registration


Austmine 2019 is taking place on 21-23 May at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. Extra early bird rates will apply until 17 December – get in quick!


conference registration is now open!

Austmine 2019 is the world’s leading mining innovation conference and exhibition, and a must attend event for the mining industry and METS sectors. Featuring key presentations and discussions on the future of technology, people and our industry, this event is an excellent opportunity to connect and learn from mining and METS thought leaders. 

Be a part of the social highlight of Austmine 2019. Join us at the 6th Austmine Industry Leader’s Dinner and Awards, taking place on Wednesday, 22nd May. Limited tickets are available. Secure your tickets now by clicking below.

The comprehensive program features a high calibre selection of international and Australian speakers, paired with first-class and innovative content, whilst the exhibition will present a stellar display of technology, services and solutions that can be discussed in a face-to-face environment.

We are excited to be taking our biennial conference to Brisbane in 2019, with the theme: Mining Innovation: The Next Horizon, where we will continue to showcase the best in innovation from around the world. Over the course of three days, there will be workshops, presentations, case studies, networking, industry awards and much more!


  • INTELLIGENT EQUIPMENT: EARTH SHATTERING TECHNOLOGIES - Gain insight into how intelligent equipment can take us to the next frontier, including autonomous heavy vehicles, sensors, drilling and AI.
  • THE HUMAN ELEMENT OF TECHNOLOGY: THE EMBERS THAT LIGHT INNOVATION - Understand how companies are enabling their workforce to create a culture of ideas and processes in order to embrace new solution thinking.
  • ANALYTICS, DATA AND SECURITY: THE CHANGING WINDS - Discover how the latest developments in digital efficiencies, analytics and data systems are leading the change to the industry.
  • INTEGRATION AND CONNECTIVITY: A BREATH OF FRESH AIR - Unearth the latest in digital innovations challenging the status quo of the industry and taking us to a fully connected mine.
  • STRIVING TOWARDS SUSTAINABILITY: SEA CHANGE IS COMING - Learn how the industry is striving towards sustainability with the adoption of new technologies, renewable energy sources and world-class processes for water and waste management.


We have a fantastic line-up of speakers in store for you. Here is a sneak peek. 

Kim truter

CEO-Canada, DeBeers

Barry Fitzgerald

CEO, Roy Hill Holdings Pty Ltd

Rafael Estrada

CIO & Manager of Information Systems

Marco Orellana


Ivan Mullany

Senior Vice President of Technical Services, Goldcorp

John Welborn

Managing Director & CEO, Resolute Mining Limited

frans knox

Head of Production, BMA Coal, BHP

Dr Fred Hess

Managing Director,PanAust



Australia’s leading mining innovation conference, Austmine 2019, will return to Brisbane with the theme Mining Innovation: The Next Horizon.

Austmine 2019 will bring together key international and Australian speakers from mining companies, METS, academia and government to explore cutting-edge mining technology, present case studies on innovative partnerships, and share insights into how collaboration and the adoption of innovation are critical to our sustainable future.



If your business represents the very best of the METS sector, make sure you sponsor at Austmine 2019.  Your company will receive maximum exposure at a conference and exhibition that showcases the world’s cutting edge technology and services, all whilst hearing from thought leaders on disruption and what the next horizon holds for the mining industry.

All packages are tailored to suit your marketing and business strategies to achieve your objectives and budget.

“Great event with thought provoking presentations and excellent exhibitors presenting innovative new ideas to drive the industry forward into the future.”

Amanda Marshall, Rio Tinto


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