Any member can elect to be a member of the Mining Society by ticking the relevant box in their membership profile. Primarily, the Mining Society network attempts to identify issues or challenges relating to the activities of Mining Engineering and related disciplines. The activities of the broader society are guided by a Committee of AusIMM members that meets monthly via teleconference, and regularly review their Strategic Plan.
View the MinSoc Committee members' profiles here.
The Society contributes to areas of activity including:
Get the latest Mining Society news and activities via
the Mining Society's section on the AusIMM Bulletin website: www.ausimmbulletin.com/minsoc
The Committee has initiated two major projects that do not fall within the regular professional development program of The AusIMM. These are:
The Society continuously develops and establishes linkages with similar groups in other parts of the world:
An important goal of the Mining Society is to ensure high quality education and training programs for undergraduate and postgraduate students and accredited mining engineers throughout Australia. The Society is also committed to attracting and retaining more women into the profession.