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ZIMEC Zambia 2014: African Mining Industry Event

The 4th Zambia International Mining and Energy Conference and Exhibition was held in Lusaka, Zambia on the 24th to the 25th of June. Held at The New Government Conference Centre, the exhibition is an opportunity for industry professionals to come together to network, learn and exhibit.

Following the success of the 2013 conference in which 483 people from 28 counties attended to listen to 56 different speakers and visit 78 different exhibitor booths, the event is returning for its fourth year. Last year guests were given the opportunity to learn about Zambia’s key operating mines and their development strategies, investments in the Zambian mining industry and Zambia's new developments, amongst many other topics.

The conference was praised by industry experts for its content and networking opportunities.

Mining, energy, plant and equipment

The event is a perfect opportunity for people from the mining and energy industries to visit Zambia and explore how these industries operate within this country. From CEOs to managers, marketing professionals and geologists, the conference welcomes mining and energy representatives from a huge range of countries. The conference was also attended by top stakeholders and key decision makes from both the public and private sectors.

The Zambia International Mining and Energy Conference offers rare opportunity to have industry professionals from all over the world at one event and this is crucial for forming relationships and brainstorming ideas for how to improve and progress.

Opportunities for Zambian Mining

The Zambia International Mining and Energy Conference is a great opportunity to explore both the mining and power industries under one roof. With 75 exhibitors from all over the world, the conference is an ideal platform for showcasing new products and seeing what others are up to and how it could potential benefit your own business.

The conference will also play host to guest speakers who will engage you in debates and presentations that will help you broaden your knowledge of business development opportunities and Zambia’s mining and energy industries. The conference will also explain recent legislative developments and how these developments could impact the industry for you.

Key African mining industry event

The conference receives global media coverage each year and gives guests the opportunity to learn about Zambia’s mineral and power potential in an environment that provides a great platform for networking and learning.

Attendees of the conference were able to broaden their understanding of Zambia, make important business connections and see what others all over the world are doing to help improve and progress the mining and energy industries.

Beyond the benefits of the conference, Zambia is a fantastic country and here is a quick list of 8 essential places you should visit in Zambia on your trip

African Plant and Equipment Supplier

African Plant & Equipment provides earth-moving equipment to the African mining industries, but with representatives from across Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas, we are excited to share our knowledge of the African industry whilst relishing the opportunity to learn from people from all over the world.

However if you have questions about mining equipment and plant hire please contact our expert team