Expo

Ground-breaking technology, world-class content, and a vivid showcase of all the elements that make the mining industry great.

The IMARC Expo is the only place in Australia where you can discover inspiration and new ideas, find practical solutions, and see demonstrations of the latest products and innovations from startups through to some of the biggest names in the mining industry.

Whether it’s for exploration, mine development, sustainability, or safety, you’ll find what you need to transform your operations at IMARC, with more than 400 exhibitors throughout the 15,500m2 expo floor all under the one roof.

See demonstrations from 400+ Exhibitors

Discover the latest trends and technologies that are driving innovation. Research and source new solutions to accelerate your growth or development and help you stay competitive in the mining industry. See demonstrations of the latest products and discuss your specific challenges with knowledgeable and technical experts on the expo floor. Meet more than 400 exhibitors representing all aspects of the mining value chain, from startups through to some of the biggest names in the industry.

Explore the 15,500m2 Expo Floor

This year's footprint has grown by 20%, as Australia's largest mining event, the expo floor spans 15,500m2 all under the one roof. You can expect ground-breaking technology, world-class content, and a vivid showcase of all the elements that make the mining industry great. 

Learn from leading industry experts

Take the opportunity to walk through the brand-new open-air IMARC Collaboration Arena and experience a diverse program of complimentary presentations for all attendees. Listen to line-up of forward-looking and progressive speakers from startups, scaleups, and METS who are changing the game in mining with enterprising innovations and pioneering solutions. Leaders in the mining industry will also share their knowledge and experience, providing insights and solutions to current industry challenges on topics including ESG, Community Engagement, Mine Closure, Rehabilitation and Repurpose. As well as Diversity, Inclusion, the Next Generation and Future Workforce.

Discover global mining projects

The Mines and Money Mining & Investment Hub provides an opportunity for junior mining companies to showcase their projects and raise capital by engaging directly with prospective investors on the expo floor. Showcasing global projects from diversified producers and some of the most compelling exploration and development companies, this dedicated precinct on the expo floor provides an excellent opportunity to identify and compare new investments by meeting with the senior executives from more than 100 mining and energy companies.

Examine drill core samples and deposit types

The Core Farm provides a unique opportunity to examine drill core samples and deposit types, from mining projects that are generating exciting drilling results around the world. Get up close and see first-hand the quality and value of the deposits to quantify your investment. Each discovery is accompanied by maps and charts, with an opportunity for you to discuss the results with technical experts. 

Meet innovators and disruptors with big ideas

The ASCENT Village features startup and scaleup companies that are looking to commercialise or seeking investment to take their innovations to the next level. Showcasing brand new, never before seen, innovations and technologies that address current industry challenges and have the potential to significantly disrupt or revolutionise the mining sector. You can expect to see solutions for asset management, automation, AI, robotics, condition monitoring, industrial energy efficiency and renewables, as well as environmental or rehabilitation solutions, and safety technologies.

Collaborate with countries and mining jurisdictions

Unmatched by any other mining event in Australia, IMARC hosts the largest number of mining ministers and government officials from around the world. IMARC’s Country Pavilions showcase the requirements, opportunities, and capabilities from various mining countries around the world, highlighting how attendees can engage and collaborate with these jurisdictions to benefit from international opportunities.

Discuss the issues that will take the mining industry forward

The Talk it Forward Dialogue Tables are 60-minute sessions within the Collaboration Arena featuring 10 industry leaders engaging in dialogue about industry’s softer topics that are hardest to address. Attendees can sit around the main table to hear the dialogue or catch the conversation as it is broadcast across the Bonanza Hall. Pressing topics related to Mining’s Commitment to ESG & the SDGs, Community Engagement, Trust & Social Value, and Mine Closure, Rehabilitation & Repurpose, Future Workforce & Readiness as well as Diversity & Inclusion will all be discussed. 

Build new relationships that lead to business outcomes

Providing unparalleled networking opportunities for mining professionals, the IMARC Connect Meeting Lounge is the perfect platform for delegates to obtain invaluable new business contacts, connect with the industry’s leading figureheads and explore new ideas across the industry. The Lounge is the ideal place to conduct meetings away from the busy expo floor, with private, semi-private and open meeting areas available. 

Connect with clients and prospects

As the central meeting place for attendees, delegate lounges at IMARC provide a dedicated area to network, do business, catch up on emails, or simply relax and unwind. Whilst many meet in the lounges for lunch, you won’t want to miss the daily delegate networking receptions, which are hosted here at the conclusion of each day. All delegates receive exclusive access to the lounges throughout the expo floor making it easier than ever for you to connect with clients and prospects.