The 2nd annual Zambian International Mining & Energy Conference & Exhibition (ZIMEC 2012) will take place at the Government Complex, Nasser Road, PO BOX 31969, Lusaka, Zambia from 19th-22nd June 2012.
The first edition of ZIMEC in 2011, attracted 44 speakers, 85 exhibitors and over 600 participants, from 34 different countries. The event attracted the interest and attendance of key decision makers from both public and private sectors, and provided insights into investment opportunities in the mining and energy sectors in Zambia, whose political and economic stability stood out as one of the foremost attractions for long term investments.
Building on the experience of the previous edition ZIMEC 2012 will continue to provide a strategic forum and definitive platform to exchange views and discuss the pertinent issues to the development of Zambia’s mining and energy sectors and review progress and implementation of ZIMEC 2011 recommendations.
ZIMEC 2012 will consist of three days of plenary sessions, technical seminars, exhibitions and workshops, the event will offer unparalleled learning and networking opportunities, a unique platform for business development and commercial exposure.
ZIMEC 2012 will gather international investors, mining and energy experts, and directors of financial institutions, Zambian decision makers, development partners and other key actors in the mining, petroleum and energy industries.
The main theme of the event is: Utilising Zambia’s resources as the engine for sustainable development and economic integration
Benefits of attending include:
- Network with key decision makers form the industry and government
- Learn from focused knowledgeable subject matter experts and leading players
- Gain strategic ,operational and technical insight
- Determine your approach to implement necessary CSR and safety standards
- Hear about the latest technological solutions that could assist in achieving efficiency & innovation objectives
- Benchmark with industry stake holders
- Find out what the Zambian government is doing to encourage investments
Testimonials from ZIMEC 2011:
“... it was a great time and excellent event”
President ,Zambian SIPL Metal and Mining Company Limited
“..We set-up excellent contacts and there is huge potential to expand o-ur business into Zambia”
Liza Smit, ZIMZAM Labour Group
“…Thank you for the perfectly organized event”
Alexandre Agaian, Ph. D.President & Chairman of the Board Terra Energy & Resource Technologies, Inc