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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

Upcoming conference

Mining Geology Conference returns in March 2022!

A premier global event, it is expected to bring more industry professionals than ever before to explore industry best practice in mining geology. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to discover new data collection methods and technologies to drive productivity and maximise orebody value at your operations.

Upcoming conference

Gold Plant 2022 - program announced!

The Organising Committee are proud to put forward an outstanding line-up of industry leading speakers and give you a first look at the presentations that will be covered in the preliminary program. Hosted in the Blue Mountains and online on 11-12 May 2022, the Symposium will delve into four key themes related to best practice in gold plants both now and in the future, including processing, sensors and automation, water and energy and enabling, mining continuum.


Boost your reputation as an industry expert

With a number of AusIMM professional conferences on the horizon, don't miss the opportunity to share your knowledge, research and results by submitting an abstract for consideration. Speaking from the stage (or online from anywhere in the world) at one of the upcoming events is your chance to build your reputation, and to position your organisation as an industry thought leader.

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

Become an AusIMM member

AusIMM digital library

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Digital Discovery Series

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