- 20 October 2020: Your guide to invest in Southern African mining post COVID-19

We will take a close look at the situation in Southern Africa amid the pandemic and the current dynamics in strategic and mature markets such as Botswana, Lesotho and Zimbabwe. COVID-19 has significantly changed operating models, as well as investors’ approach and decision-making. However, there are opportunities in key metals and minerals in demand found in these territories, which will support the recovery of strategic mining economies.

- 3 November 2020: Investing in Central Africa’s gem: Unpacking regulation changes to open up Angola’s diamond sector

Start your engines as we prepare for take-off

“We don’t want to unveil too much too soon, but our digital event from 16 - 20 November this year will gather the best of African mining…” says Elodie. “Here is a sneak preview of what you can expect to be on the itinerary.”

Australia / Africa Investment

Strategic Markets in West Africa

Ministerial Forum

Finance & Investment / Junior Mining

DRC Focus Day

Women in Mining Assembly

CEO Forum

Power to the Mines

Building a Processing Industry

Build your COVID-19 Recovery Plan

African Commodities Outlook: 12 months, 5 years and 10 years from now

“Stay tuned to get updates in the next few weeks as we are finalising bookings and loading our cargo. All aboard?” Elodie asks laughing, “it’s time to pack your bags and join our Africa Mining Tour! No passport, visas or vaccinations needed!”

This exciting new interactive mining investment platform has its roots in the very successful East & Central Africa Mining Forum, which took place in Kigali last year, hosted by the Rwanda Mines, Petroleum and Gas Board (RMB).

Africa Mining Forum (formerly East & Central Africa Mining Forum) is organised by Clarion Events Africa, a leading Cape Town-based and multi-award winning organiser of exhibitions and conferences across the continent in the infrastructure, energy and mining sectors. Other well-known events by Clarion Events Africa include DRC Mining Week, Nigeria Mining Week, African Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa, Utility CEO Forums, Future Energy East Africa and Future Energy Nigeria. The company is part of the UK-based Clarion Events Group.

African Mining Forum dates and location:

Webinar series (online): From 6 August 2020

Digital event: 16-20 November 2020

365 days a year digital engagement: Watch this space!

Onsite event in Kigali: November 2021

LinkedIN: Africa Mining Forum

Media contact:

Senior communications manager: Annemarie Roodbol

Office: +27 21 700 3558