• 14-15 October 2020
  • PCEC
14-15 October 2020 Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre

PRESS RELEASES

Check out the latest news, announcements and features from WA Mining

2019

11 October 2019

WA MINING CONFERENCE SET TO EXPLORE A VISION FOR THE FUTURE

The Western Australian mining industry is blessed with resources and skills that are the envy of the rest of the world and with record figures in sales and employment across the last 12 months the state's operating environment is buoyant.

11 October 2019

BHP VETERAN SPELLS OUT MINING'S SOCIAL CHALLENGES

Social and environmental issues have become one of the mining industry's most pressing challenges. While mining companies consistently work to retain their social licence, BHP Biliton's former head of institutional and government relations Osvaldo Urzua boldly suggests the issue isn't only reserved for miners.

08 October 2019

WESTERN AUSTRALIA COMPLACENT IN GROWING METS SECTOR

Some are born great, some achieve greatness and some have greatness thrust upon them. These are the words of William Shakespeare, which may very well apply to one of Australia's leading mining states. Western Australia is endowed with resources, skills and an operating environment that are unparalleled globally. 

07 October 2019

THE MINING INDUSTRY'S GUIDING HAND

Ahead of the WA Mining Conference & Exhibition, in Perth, Western Australia, IM spoke with Michelle Ash, Chair of the Global Mining Guidelines Group (GMG), on mining guidelines, the industry’s rate of technology adoption, automation and, of course, interoperability.

26 July 2019

INAUGURAL WA MINING CONFERENCE TO EXAMINE ACCELERATION THROUGH TO 2030

Innovation in the mining industry continues to accelerate at an unprecedented rate and Western Australia is very much at the centre. The complexities of this rapid rate of change and the key drivers pushing the WA mining industry will be examined in a brand new mining conference that takes place in Perth 15th and 16th October.