Additional events

There are a number of additional events happening during Euro Mine Expo. Have a look, and make sure to sign up to secure your seat when you buy your ticket.  

Value Mine

June 3, 9:00-17:00 | Additional cost: 860SEK

Value Mine

Does your company deliver value that matches the current need in the mining industry?

ValueMine is a workshop event for mining companies and suppliers to the mining industry. The workshop focuses on future mining and digitalization of process industry ecosystems. Where process industry companies needs are lifted and the possibilities are created for suppliers to match those needs with value proposition.
The day will bring possibilities and opportunities for business, business-match-making and networking outside your own country borders.

9:00 Registration to the workshop, coffee and sandwich
Program and Opening speech
Digitalization of the mining and process industry
Supporting digitalization of mining & process industry ecosystems – developing service ecosystems among process industry and suppliers 
Industry co-operation – from mechanics to cloud
Process industry – challenges in the mining industry and the need of new innovative services 
12:00 Lunch break
Innovative suppliers in the northern countries – services and cooperation for the mining industry
Time for business and cooperation – meeting forum between suppliers and process industry 

The workshop is an activity within the DigiProcess project. It is an Interreg project in collaboration between Lapland UAS (Lapin ammattikorkeakoulu Oy) which is the project owner and IUC Norr, Luleå University of Technology, Oulu University, NIHAK (Nivala-Haapajärvi Subregion Association), Kemin Digipolis technical park and Northern Research Institute Narvik.

Please note that participation at Value Mine comes at an additional cost:
Price: 860SEK (Trade fair entry is included in the price)

Women in Mining

June 2, 12:45-14:15 | Free of charge, limited seats

Women In Mining

Networking lunch seminar with interesting speakers from industry and research community.

WOMEN IN MINING (WIM) is a nationwide organization composed of individuals employed in, associated with, or interested in the mining industry. The Organization is NOT limited to women only.

Members include engineers, geologists, land men, secretaries, lobbyists, mine workers, educators and concerned citizens. Many WIM members are business and civic leaders extending their influence and expertise into their local communities. Such varied backgrounds are extremely beneficial to the organization and members are encouraged to share this expertise and experience both formally and informally.

Read more: (in Swedish)

Swedish Mining Innovation competition

June 2, 9:00-12:30 | Free of charge, limited seats

Innovation Competition

Give a great pitch and win 600 000 SEK to make you innovative idea a reality!

Welcome to Swedish Mining Innovation's yearly innovation competition. The competition offers a unique chance for suppliers, entrepreneurs and other interested parties within the mining and metal industry to present their idea, and perhaps get a chance to actualise it.

You can submit your idea until march 13th 2021. The jury will make an initial selection and the eight remaining submissions will get to pitch their idea in front of jury and an audience at Euro Mine Expo.

09.30 Coffee, mingle and registration
09.45 Welcome remarks, Niclas Dahlström, Swedish Mining Innovation
09.46 Swedish Mining Innovation inf, Jenny Greberg, Swedish Mining Innovation
10.00 Introduction of the innovation competition and reflections by last years winner
10.15 First 4 pitches (5 min/pitch plus 3 min questions)
10.55 Coffee break
11.10 Last 4 pitches (5 min/pitch plus 3 min questions)
11.50 Summary
12.00-12.30 Press, interviews, opportunity for competitors and others to talk to members of the jury, Swedish Mining Innovation and Vinnova

More information:

Morning meeting Skellefteå

June 3, 07:00-09:00 | Free of charge, limited seats

Morning Meeting

Morning meeting with the Skellefteå business community.

The “Morning meeting” (Morgonmötet) is an open meeting place for those who work in, or are interested in Skellefteå's business community. Here you can be inspired, talk and drink a cup of coffee or tea and a sandwich.

The meetings are open to everyone, but are primarily aimed for those who are, or want to be active in Skellefteå's business community. The meeting will begin with breakfast and mingle at 07.00-08.00, and then an inspiring program awaits at 08.00-09.00.

The meetin is usually streamed via the municipality´s Facebook too.

Create and succeed with innovations

June 1, 13:00- 16:30 | Free of charge, limited seats


How can digitalization create new innovations and business models for SMEs in the mining industry?

How can you create and succeed with innovations within the mining sector? How do you know when an innovation is worth investing in? Georange is inviting you to join a workshop to find out, held by LTU Business innovation expert Jan Abrahamsson. An innovation can be both a product, a service or a new type of business model. The workshop is organized with the S3 -pilot.
Representatives from both Agnico-Eagle and Dargon Mining participates.