Russian Mining Excellence Award

The 13th Russian Mining Excellence Award will be held within the framework of the forum.

Established in 2007 the Award has gained industry-wide recognition for its achievements. Managed by an independent advisory committee it offers an unbiased and objective platform for evaluation of outstanding achievements of the Russian and International companies in the Russian Mining Industry.

The 13th Russian Mining Excellence Award will take place at the Gala dinner on 10 October.


MineTech – competition of technological challenges and solutions   

Technological companies, individual inventors and teams from Russian and International companies and  universities will present unique technologies  and innovative solutions for mining challenges in Russia. The winners will be determined by jury panel representing leading mining companies. The winners will be presented with valuable prizes and competition diplomas. At the discretion of the jury, the winners can be offered a super challenge to implement proposed solutions at mining enterprises.


MineInvest– mining projects accelerator competition   

The objective of the competition is to provide a platform for independent evaluation of early stage and developing mining projects and to discuss opportunities for their accelerated implementation with the assistance from investors and financial backers.


MineDigital – the first competition of digital solutions for the mining industry

The first competition of Industry 4.0 solutions for the geological and mining industries will be held at the “Mining Goes Digital Conference” on 10 October . A jury of senior directors and Digital Transformation managers of the leading mining and metals companies will evaluate innovative digital, automation and corroboration technologies and solutions proposed for the implementation in the Russian mining and geological industry.


MineMovie film festival

The MineMovie is the first Documentary Film Festival dedicated to the mining and geological industry in Russia.

The content and themes of films may include all elements related to the mining industry e.g. geological exploration, mining and mineral processing, innovative technologies, environmental protection, etc.