Key Themes

Conference themes at IMARC 2020.

The IMARC 2020 programme covers the entire mining supply chain, from exploration, to investment, production to optimisation through to new technologies and global opportunities. Alongside brand-new conferences on energy, the environment, workforce engagement as well as mine and plant optimisation.

Collaboration and Engagement

Fostering partnerships across industry and communities

Commodity Trends, Ethical Investment, and Project Opportunities

There's no doubt that gold was the commodity winner in 2019 and that trend does not appear to be abating in 2020.

Country Showcase

Highlighting trade and investment opportunities.

Responding to Exploration Challenges and Opportunities

Exploration in the last 12 months has come back into the spotlight across the industry, especially for early-stage project investors, governments and miners.


Doing things differently, and doing different things

People and Culture

Attracting talent, upskilling employees, and embracing diversity and inclusiveness

Innovation in Plant, Processing, and Waste Management

In today's mining landscape, there is more onus than ever on plant and processing teams to process minerals more efficiently, reduce waste and maximise profits.

Technology and Equipment

Maximising profit, reducing risk, transforming operations

The METS Arena

Showcasing innovations, solutions, and capabilities.

Transparency and Sustainability

Creating and delivering shared value

Transforming the Energy Mix

The clean energy transition

Agenda at a glance

Explore the agenda to know what to expect from our top industry speakers that will be dealing with topics such as base and bulk metals, battery and energy metals, understanding the chinese mining investment and so much more.