2020 Mining Expo & Conference Postponed

Following the confirmation of two cases of Corona Virus(COVID-19) on 14 March 2020, and the suspension of mass gatherings for atleast 30 days as annoounced by H.E Dr. Hage Geingob, the President of the Republic of Namibia, the Chambers of Mines wishes to inform stakeholders that the Mining Expo & Conference has been postponed.

The event which was originally scheduled for 22 and 23 April, will now take place on 2nd and 3rd September at the Windhoek Show Grounds.

The Chamber notes with concern the rapid spread of COVID-19 in other countries, and thus be closely monitoring the situation in Namibia.

Any major developments may lead to further decisions based on new information . All affected stakeholders will be timeously informed of any major changes or decisions that may impact them.

The Chamber prioritises the safety, health and well-being of all event participants and will take the neccessary precautionary measures leading up to and during the event. The 2020 Mining Expo and Conference promises to deliver a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene at all times .

Above all, the Chamber would like to remind the mining fraternity to continue keeping themselves safe, protected and healthy in this period of pandemic.