Conferences hosted by the Sustainable Minerals Institute 


The Dust and Respiratory Health Forum brings together experts from around the world and features the advancements and latest trends in the management of dust and mine dust lung diseases.
The Australian Mine Waste Symposium brings together leading experts from different industries to share their perspectives and knowledge on the management of mine waste in Australia.
Workshop on Acid and Metalliferous Drainage

Co-hosted conferences and workshops

Mine Waste and Tailings Conference

Hosted in collaboration with AusIMM. This conference explored all aspects of life cycle waste rock and tailing management, from site selection to design to post- closure care.

Brisbane | 1–2 July 2021

Life of Mine Conference 2023

AusIMM in collaboration with The University of Queensland’s Sustainable Minerals Institute’s Centre for Water in the Minerals Industry (CWiMI) are hosting the Life of Mine Conference 2023. This outstanding technical conference addresses current and future challenges impacting the mining value chain and will present leading examples of sustainability in mining, and showcase the latest innovations from leading exhibitors.

Brisbane | 2–4 August 2023


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