7th International Mining & Energy Conference & Exhibition
Starts: Thursday, 22 June, 2017 05:00pm
Ends: Friday, 23 June, 2017 05:00pm
The 6th edition of the Zambia International Mining and Energy Conference (ZIMEC 2016) took place from 23rd-24th of June 2016 at the New Government Complex Conference Centre in Lusaka, Zambia. Building on the successes of ZIMEC 2015, this year’s edition was running under the theme: “Mining & Energy on the growth path to support and grow the Zambian economy”
The conference was officially opened by Hon Christopher Yaluma, the Minister of Mines & Mineral Development, who read the speech on behalf of His Excellence President Edgar Chagwa Lungu. In his speech, President Lungu stated that the challenges in both the mining and energy sectors presented an opportunity to both the government and the private sector to think outside the box in trying to find lasting solutions.