City To Host 3-Day International Conference On Mining Today From Feb 14


The Mining Engineers Association of India (MEAI) and Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) with the support of State Government are jointly organizing ‘Mining Today 2018-International Conference-cum-Exhibition’ at HITEX Exhibition Centre, Hyderabad from February 14-17, 2018.

Exhibitors, delegates and participants across Asia, Africa, United States of America, Canada, Australia are to participate in the event. The Governor ESL Narasimhan is slated to inaugurate the Mining Today 2018 on February 14, 2018 at 4 PM while the Union Minister of Mines Narendra Singh Tomar will be the Special Guest. The Union Secretary for Mines Arun Kumar and Union Secretary for Steel Aruna Sharma will also address the gathering.

The Concept is on mining, one of the core sectors that drives growth of an economy and it acts as a catalyst for growth of other core industries like power, steel, cement, aerospace, defense, oil & gas, aluminum, metallurgical, chemical, automotive, auto components etc which, in turn, are critical for overall development of any economy.

The benefits of the event highlights on deliberations on mineral exploration, mine design techniques, policy, environment, mines safety aspects, opportunities in mining sector, transfer of emerging technology, interaction/wining business dialogues, platform to launch new products.

The theme of the event is T-E-M-P-O (Technology, Equipment, Machinery, Policy and Overseas).

The conference will spearhead with various technical sessions viz.,

(1)Mineral Exploration-focusing on new trends in exploration, exploitation & development in mining
(2)Mining Technology-featuring overseas technology transfer, remote sensing applications in exploration and mining, star ratings of mines, Mineral Tenement System (MTS), Mining Surveillance System (MSS), latest machinery towards augmenting production
(3)Mineral Concessions & Legislation-with deliberations on regulation in grant of leases & regulation
(4)Environment-session on mining activity, safe guarding ecology, environmental clearances-empowering district administration
(5)Mineral Economics, Financing and Investments-focusing on economics focusing on taxation, value addition
(6)Atomic Mineral, Beach Sands, River Sands & Crushed Stone Sands emphasizing on Uranium & Beach sand deposits-its future importance, impact of sand mining and crushed sand stone as an substitute to river sand.
(7) Sustainable Framework & Prospective Mineral Scenario-with special focus on Telangana State-sustainable development of mineral sector, investment opportunities.

The Valedictory of the event is scheduled to be held on February 16, 2018 at 4.30 PM. Union Minister of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Govt. of India Dr Harsha Vardhan will grace the valedictory function as Chief Guest. Union Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change C.K.Mishra will be the dignitary.

The conference is for first two days i.e., 15th & 16th February 2018 and is for business delegates. The exhibition is for all three days and is open for general public.

The Mining Today 2018, an International Conference-cum-Exhibition is a prestigious event organized by the youngest State of Telangana to congregate mining entrepreneurs and exposure to invent of latest technology-its transfer, machinery and its impact on mineral sector growth in overseas perspective.