Austmine’s Mining Innovation conference in Brisbane, Australia: Meet the drivers of the digital revolution at sites


The digital revolution and its opportunities for mining are the focus of Austmine’s Mining Innovation: The Next Horizon conference in Brisbane, 21-23 May 2019.

Register now to take advantage of the early bird rate, which ends 25 February 2019.

Last year’s conference brought the industry’s leading thinkers together to share practical and inspiring advances for miners. The conference also offers great networking opportunities for miners and METS companies.

The 2019 event is structured around five key themes:

  • Intelligent equipment: Gain insights into how intelligent equipment can take us to the next frontier, including autonomous heavy vehicles, sensors, drilling and AI.
  • The human element of technology: 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: Discover how the latest developments in digital efficiencies, analytics and data systems are leading the change to the industry.
  • Integration and connectivity: Unearth the latest in digital innovations challenging the status quo of the industry and taking us to a fully connected mine.
  • Striving towards sustainability: 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.

Hear from the METS companies at the cutting edge of artificial intelligence and digital technologies, and the global leaders who are capitalising on these technologies, including:

Innovative METS

  • Airobotics
  • Arcelor Mittal
  • Epiroc
  • Interlate
  • Kal Tire
  • MineAlloy
  • Minnovare
  • Murray Engineering
  • Nautitech
  • Orica
  • Schneider Electric

Global mining leaders

  • BMA Coal
  • Boliden
  • Codelco
  • Fortescue Mining
  • Goldcorp
  • Independence Group
  • Newmont
  • OceanaGold
  • PanAust
  • Resolute Mining
  • Teck Resources

The three-day conference will feature presentations, case studies, workshops, networking opportunities, and Austmine’s industry awards with guest speaker, Curtis McGrath OAM, Australian Paralympic gold medallist and 2018 Sydney Invictus Games Ambassador.


  • 21-23 May 2019
  • Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre
  • Program here
  • More details here
  • Register here.

Photos courtesy Austmine.