The 5th Australian Zinc Briefing 2008
19 & 20 Feb 2008
Radisson Plaza Hotel Sydney
Will supply overwhelm the market? – The outlook for 2008 & beyond. Dramatic price increases in recent years have seen the global zinc price climb to record highs, making the metal one of the hottest commodities around. However with 15 new zinc mines coming online in 2007, many analysts are predicting supply will outstrip demand from the second half of 2008 onwards.
02 9080 4300
Singleton Mining and Industry Expo
19 to 21 Feb 2008
The event incorporates the Hunter Valley field day and the Hunter Valley Coal Conference. On display will be the latest products for the mining industry.
1300 887 321
Mining Export Infrastructure: Reducing the Bottlenecks
20 to 21 Feb 2008
Rydges Southbank, Brisbane, Qld
The Mining Export Infrastructure conference will examine the global commodity prices and its impacts on Australia’s mining export infrastructure.
02 9223 2600
3rd Annual Mine Tailings Conference – Maximising Mine Tailings Management
21 to 22 Feb 2008
Stamford Plaza Hotel, Brisbane
Maximising Mine Tailings Management
02 9080 4300
3rd Annual Coal-to-Liquids and Gas-to-Liquids 2008
26 and 27 Feb 2008
Exploring new opportunities in the context of high energy prices
02 9080 4300
Mining the South West
27 & 28 Feb 2008
Abbey Beach Resort, Busselton
Mining the South West will focus on all the hot topics affecting the mining industry in this booming region including key topics such as transport, infrastructure and resources. Mining the South West will also address skill shortages and accommodation concerns with all the key stakeholders and mining executives present to debate and strategise at the event.
IIR Pty Ltd
02 9080 4000
The NSW State Energy Outlook
27 & 28 Feb 2008
L’Aqua, Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney NSW
This event is the 4th in a series of state energy outlooks specifically focusing on the opportunities surrounding the proposed reform, restructuring & privatisation of state owned energy assets.
02 9080 4307
Negotiating Native Title
28 & 29 Feb 2008
The Negotiating Native Title Forum takes heed of the domestic and international landscape, concerning the economic and cultural determination of Australian traditional land owners.
02 9080 4300
Mine Machine Productivity
4 to 5 Mar 2008
This event will highlight improvements in operational capacity by creating a strategic asset management system. It will explore best practice in strategic asset management systems; managing alliance contracting relationships; automation technology; maintenance; tyre performance and maintenance; and minimising machinery failure.
+603 2723 6736
2008 Safety & Health Conference
10 to 11 Mar 2008
This event run by the Chamber of Minerals & Energy of Western Australia is aimed at developing risk management competencies.
EECW Pty Ltd
08 9389 1488
Practical Belt Conveying Course
13 to 15 Mar 2008
Hotel Grand Chancellor, Brisbane
A four-day training course for mechanical engineers involved with the design or maintenance of belt conveyor systems particularly in the mining or allied industries. This Course is recognised by Engineers Australia for CDP purposes.
07 3831 1050
Indonesian Mining Procurement Forum
1 to 2 Apr
Sky City Hotel Casino, Darwin
Run by the Chief Minister’s Department of the Northern Territory this second annual forum will showcase Darwin as a regional distribution and supply centre for mining and petroleum operations, as well as an emerging bulk mineral export port.
Senior Project Officer
Department of the Chief Minister
Northern Territory Government of Australia
08 8946 9553
2008 AMMA National Conference
2 to 3 Apr 2008
Flemington Events Centre, Flemington Racecourse Melbourne, Victoria
The conference will bring together experts and international case studies on topics, including: how good people management does make ‘a world of difference’ to your business; how cultural diversity issues affect workforce management; what the increasing global mobility of skilled workers means for your business; how Australia’s workplace relations system compares with other countries’ systems; the role of HR in mergers and acquisitions and effective management of international recruitment and expatriate assignments.
03 9614 4777
6th Australian Workshop on Acid and Metalliferous Drainage
15 to 18 Apr 2008
Burnie, Tasmania Australia
This event will be of benefit to mine planners and geologists working in the extractive industries, environmental managers and officers, council engineers, consultants, regulators, researchers and students.
ACMER Administrative Officer
Sustainable Minerals Institute (SMI)
The University of Queensland
07 3346 4502
Mining Tasmania Conference
29 & 30 Apr 2008 Strahan Village, Strahan
The inaugural Mining Tasmania Conference will bring together key industry leaders and experts to deliver delegates up to date information on the current exploration and investment opportunities in the Tasmanian Mining industry.
Institute for International Research Conferences
02 9080 4108
Safety In Action
29 Apr to 1 May 2008
Melbourne Exhition Centre
Safety In Action is a workplace health and safety trade show held annually in Melbourne. The show has more than 350 companies displaying workplace health and safety products and services.
03 9654 7773
Rostering, Shiftwork & Fatigue Management Conference 2008
12 to 14 May Brisbane
19 to 21 May Perth
This conference discusses how to get more out of your staff by implementing the latest rostering, shiftwork and fatigue management techniques. The annual conference teaches mine operators how to optimise working conditions.
International Quality and Productivity Centre
International Crisis and Emergency Management Conference and Exhibition
21 to 22 May 2008
Novotel Langley Hotel Perth
The theme for the conference will be “strategies for the future” and it will discuss the four stages of emergency management: prevention, preparedness, response and recovery. The speakers will draw on real experiences from past disasters and discuss their own emergency management plans for the future.
08 9430 6611
HSE Safety Forum Australia
28 May 2008
The Legends Room, The Gabba; Brisbane
The topic of this event is ‘Leadership in Safety’. This forum is structured specifically for senior management and industry executives from leading oil and gas, energy, power and resource companies. The presentations will focus on the safety challenges facing the resource industry today.
07 3899 1473
Mine Ventilation Symposium
9 to 11 June 2008
John Ascuaga’s Nugget Casino Resort in Sparks, Nevada
The symposium offers the opportunity for mine ventilation experts, professionals and students to gather and exchange information on professional development.
Dr. Pierre Mousset-Jones
University of Nevada, Reno
Mackay School of Earth Sciences and Engineering
Department of Mining Engineering
Queensland Coal Conference
16 & 17 June 2008
Mercure Hotel, Brisbane
Tonkin’s 2008 Queensland Coal conference features five case studies that provide insight into the state of the Queensland coal industry.
02 9224 6060
Diggers and Dealers Mining Forum
14 to 16 Aug 2008
The Goldfields Arts Centre, Kalgoorlie
This annual mining conference combines presentations by listed mining and exploration companies with a large exhibition area housing exhibitors from the mining, exploration and service sectors.
08 9481 6440
Workplace safety show for WA in 2008
12 to 14 Aug 2008
Perth Convention Exhibition Centre
The WA Safety Show will be similar in format to its eastern seaboard counterparts, spanning asbestos removal and automation safety through to waste management and workplace wellness.
Australian Exhibitions & Conferences
03 9654 7773
Queensland Mining Industry Health and Safety
17 to 20 Aug 2008
Townsville Entertainment and Convention Centre
ACCLAIM Special Events and Meeting Management
07 3254 0522
World Mining Congress 2008
7 to 11 Sep 2008
New challenges and visions for mining; new underground mining methods and technologies; new opencast mining methods and technologies; legal aspects of mining activities; the risks in mining; practice for educating mining engineers; mining hazards and risk prevention; work safety in mining Information; technology in mining; sustainable development, mining – environment; he mine as a witness to history and a monument of technology Coal – its role as an energy source; future for the coal mining industry; mine closure.
(48 12) 617 46 04
Excellence in Mining & Exploration 2008
14 to 16 Sep 2008
Hilton Hotel Sydney
The conference profiles the exploration and mining industry in an investment context. The event will also provide presentations for the mining community in the area of capital raisings, listing issues, infrastructure and on and offshore opportunities. The three day conference also includes an industry exhibition, the Legends in Mining Awards breakfast and the National Mining Awards ceremony and gala dinner.
02 9279 2222
Sustainable Development conference
15 to 19 Sep 2008
Darwin City Convention Centre NT
The Mineral Council of Australia’s (MCA) Sustainable Development Conference is recognised internationally as the leading minerals industry forum for communicating sustainable development and its practical implementation through cooperative partnerships with industry, government and community.
Minerals Council of Australia
02 6233 0643
Drilling for Geology 2008
8 to 10 Oct 2008
Royal on the Park, Brisbane
The Drilling for Geology 2008 Conference is this year’s only conference aimed at geologists and geotechnical engineers who analyse and interpret information collected from drilling. The conference is organised by the Australian Institute of Geoscientists (AIG) and will last for two days, covering Drilling logistics, from planning and approvals to execution; drilling techniques; drill hole sampling and logging methods and applications; borehole geophysics and measurement/logging whilst drilling; and geotechnical and metallurgical applications and methods.
07 3230 9028
The Safety Show Sydney
28 to 30 Oct 2008
Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park
NSW’s only dedicated Workplace Health and Safety Trade Show.
03 9654 7773
Goldfield’s Mining Expo (GME) 2008
28 to 30 Oct 2008
The Goldfield Mining Expo (GME) has delivered outstanding results for suppliers to the mining, engineering & construction sectors in Western Australia’s regions and along with the strong growth of the industry, Reed Exhibitions is predicting another strong and successful show ahead of us.