The University of Queensland’s Sustainable Minerals Institute (SMI) is a world-leading research institute dedicated to finding knowledge-based solutions to the sustainability challenges of the global minerals industry.

Our work covers all facets of the life of mine, including geology, minerals extraction, water management issues, mining engineering, minerals processing, workplace health and safety, mine rehabilitation, energy, and community engagement.

At SMI, we are truly independent and have the capability to do things differently and the ability to look in unconventional places for new solutions.

Our interdisciplinary approach includes expertise in engineering, science and the social sciences, and experience across the research, government and industry sectors.

The University of Queensland’s Sustainable Minerals Institute (SMI) will promote their latest updates in education and research on the IMARC exhibition floor. Register your complimentary expo pass here.