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Shaping careers

AusIMM is committed to shaping the careers of mining professionals with our extensive calendar of professional development and networking opportunities. From technical mining conferences, leadership events to community events, there are countless ways to enhance your skills, develop industry connections and build your career with us. 

Technical conferences

Covering all specific mining disciplines, our flagship conferences provide the latest technical knowledge and industry innovations to support your career development.

Featured events

Be inspired by thought leaders and network with experts and industry peers at our outstanding leadership events held throughout the year.

Community events

Our Community of Interest groups host regular local events as well as online webinars to up-skill mining professionals and provide networking opportunities with like-minded professionals.

Share your knowledge

Grow your profile and share your knowledge to bring awareness to researchers, policy makers and the public of the technical excellence and innovative developments occurring in the mining industry.

Shape your career by attending an AusIMM conference or event

AusRock Conference 2022

Alison McQuillan joins AusRock 2022

We are excited to announce Alison McQuillan, Director of Rocscience Australia as a keynote speaker at our AusRock Conference 2022. Alison specialises in rock mechanics and open pit slope stability, previously working in both ops and corporate roles for Anglo American and Rio Tinto

Co-hosted by AusIMM and UNSW, AusRock 2022 will be held in conjunction with the International Society of Rock Mechanics Regional Symposium from 29 November - 1 December.

Life of Mine returns in 2023

The 2021 Life of Mine Conference welcomed 380+ delegates from over 15 countries, including Canada, Indonesia, South Africa, Peru, and the United States. In 2023, the conference will reach more international delegates and regional Australians, than ever before!

We are now accepting abstracts to help shape the biggest program to date. Presenters are invited to share their knowledge on the key conference themes and sub-themes.

Why attend an AusIMM conference?

Technical content

Experience world class industry-leading keynote speakers, technical presentations and panel discussions – live or online in real-time

On demand access

All presentations will be recorded and available to watch for up to 3 months post event

Exhibition showcase

Explore the latest innovations and technologies on offer from leading edge organisations via a full trade exhibition and virtual booths


Attend face-to-face networking functions or interact with other attendees online via chat, video call, virtual one-on-one meetings and discussion groups

Other professional development opportunities

Chartered Professional Accreditation

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