The Chamber of Mines’ annual Mining Expo & Conference is thriving, and this year’s event has set a new benchmark for excellence. It proudly stands as the largest and most successful gathering ever hosted by the Chamber of Mines, achieving remarkable growth in terms of exhibitors, visitors, and conference participants, with increases of 59%, 33%, and 80%, respectively.
The 2023 Mining Expo & Conference was hailed as a world-class event by exhibitors, stakeholders, and visitors alike. The competition for the title of the best stand was fierce, as each exhibition showcased their operations, products, and services with exceptional displays. The quality of exhibitions showcased the industry’s commitment to excellence and innovation.
The atmosphere at the event unmistakably reflected an industry that is not just growing but flourishing. It was an environment alive with opportunities, marked by a strong commitment to environmental responsibility, and a genuine support for local businesses. The conference itself saw a remarkable increase in participation, surging from 519 attendees in 2022 to an impressive 932 in 2023. The chosen theme, “Namibia’s Role in the Sustainable Supply of Minerals to Support the Global Energy Transition,” ignited productive debates and discussions, reinforcing Namibia’s pivotal role in the global energy shift.
Looking ahead, we are delighted to announce the dates for the 2024 Mining Expo & Conference. Mark your calendars for August 7th and 8th, when the next chapter of this remarkable event will unfold at the Windhoek Showgrounds. It promises to be an exciting occasion that you won’t want to miss.
As the Chamber of Mines continues to drive progress, innovation, and responsible practices within the mining industry, the Mining Expo & Conference stands as a testament to its commitment to excellence. We look forward to welcoming you to yet another spectacular event in 2024. Stay tuned for updates and details on what promises to be an unforgettable 2024 Mining Expo & Conference!