Investing In African Mining Indaba

Networking Opportunities

More than 80% of those who come to Mining Indaba say their primary goal is to meet likeminded professionals under one roof. Whether you're seeking investment, interested in deal-making or looking to connect with a specific audience, we've got you covered. We offer several unique networking opportunities that help facilitate meeting the right people at the right time in a setting that works for you.

Plus, our improved Business Matchmaking Programme will search through thousands of contacts to connect you to the people most suited to your business needs.


Additional Networking Opportunities

25 Years of Gold in Africa & Around the World

4th February 2019 | 17:00 - 18:30 | The CTICC Roof Terrace
Invite only drinks reception run by the World Gold Council in partnership with the Minerals Council of South Africa and This Is Gold.

The drinks reception will look at 25 years of growth and change in the African and global gold market and what this means for the future of the industry. Network with leading gold mining company CEOs and hear their comments on what this period has meant to their organisations and gold mining in Africa.

To express your interest in attending this event, email

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Gala Dinner

4th February 2019 | 18:30 - 22:30 | Vergelegen Wine Estate

Invite only gala dinner produced by Mining Indaba and Anglo American.

Tickets are reserved for sponsors and exhibitiors of the event.

The dinner is a chance to celebrate progress in the mining industry and network with industry colleagues in the beautiful surroundings of the Vergelegen Wine Estate. 

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VIP Investor Drinks Reception

5th February 2019 | 17:00 - 18:30 | The CTICC Roof Terrace

Invite only drinks sponsored by Boston Consulting Group.
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Investor Roundtables

5th February 2019 | Westin Grand Ballroom - East
Invite only roundtables for investors with a commodity focus. Featuring experienced moderators and analysis by mining company senior executives.

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25th Anniversary Party

6th February 2019 | 18:00 - 22:00 | Life Grand Cafe

Join us and the rest of the industry to celebrate 25 years of progress in the African mining market.

Tickets are limited and will be allocated one per person on a first-come, first-served basis. They’ll be released on Tuesday 5th February and can be collected from the Mining Indaba Information desk. Make sure you get there early!

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Networking Lunches & Coffee Breaks

4th - 7th February 2019 | various times & locations
Deal-making is tiring work. Coffee and networking breaks will take place throughout the day between sessions, giving you the chance to relax and meet people in a more casual context.
A buffet lunch for all attending delegates will take place each day between 12.30-2pm.

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