List of SMI Conferences and Workshops

Conference

2018:

The "Sustainable Mining Summit 2018" was organized in Bhubaneswar on 31 May – 1 June, 2018. The Summit was deliberated through the following sub-themes:

   • Mining: Global and Regulatory Scenario
   • Sustainability in existing regulatory and economic scenario
   • Sustainable Development Framework

The Summit was inaugurated by Shri P K Mallik, Hon’ble Minister for Steel & Mines, Government of Odisha and Guest of Honour was Shri Sanjeev Chopra, Principal Secretary, Department of Industries, Government of Odisha, Chairman, Odisha Mining Corporation Limited, Bhubaneswar and Shri. T K Chand, Chairman cum Managing Director, NALCO Limited. The summit was attended by more than 135 delegates across the country and 15 technical papers were presented and deliberated during the Summit.

 


 

2017:

The “Sustainable Mining Summit 2017 “ was organized in Goa on 20th – 21st April, 2017. The Summit was deliberated through the following sub-themes:

   • Mining: Global and Regulatory Scenario
   • Sustainability in the changed regulatory economic scenario
   • Sustainable development framework

The Summit was inaugurated by Shri Ranjan Sahai, Controller General, Indian Bureau of Mines and Guest of Honour was Shri Deepak Kumar Sinha, Inspector General of Forest, Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change. Shri Tuhin Mukherjee, Managing Director, Essel Mining and Industries Ltd. also addressed the gathering. Mr. Carlos Jimenez, Dy. Chief of Mission and Head of the Economic Section, Embassy of Peru presented the scenario of Peru mining industry and initiatives taken in the area of sustainable mining. It was attended by more than 150 delegates across the country and 15 technical papers were presented and deliberated during the Summit.

 


 

2016:

The “Sustainable Mining Summit 2016” was organized in Bhubaneswar on 10 th - 11 th May, 2016.

Theme: Environmentally sound practices and technologies in the mineral sector.

The Summit was deliberated through the following sub-themes:
   • Mining: Global and Regulatory Scenario
   • Mine Management and Mine Closure
   • Health, Safety and Environment
   • Corporate Social responsibility (CSR) Initiative – Mining Sector

 


 

2015:

The “Sustainable Mining Summit 2015” was organized in Goa on 17 th -18 th April, 2015.

Theme: Sustainable Mining for Unlocking Indian Mineral Resource.

 


 

2014:

The “Sustainable Mining Summit 2014” was organized in Goa on 17 th -18 th July, 2014

Theme: Raw Material Security and Sustainable Mining

 


 

2013:

Sustainable Mining Summit 2013 in Cidade de Goa (India) on April 22-23, 2013

Theme:
   • Mining Legislation
   • Forest / Environment Legislation
   • Mine Waste Management and Mine Closure

 


 

2012:

Two-Days conference on “Mining for Sustainability” in Cidade de Goa (Goa) in January 2012

Theme:
   • Sustainable Mining –Regulatory Framework
   • Transparency & Governance for Sustainability in Mining

Two-Days workshops on “Sustainable Mining – Beyond Compliance” ;

   • In Cidade de Goa (Goa) in February 2011
   • In Bhubaneswar (Odisha) in March 2011
   • In Barbil (Odisha) in December 2010
   • In Hospet (Karnataka) in December 2010
   • In Bengaluru (Karnataka) in April 2010

 


 

2010:

Fly Ash Utilization Notification – 1999 and Compliance Reporting” in Bengaluru (Karnataka) in February, 2010