Before the main event starts, we will be organising dedicated pre-conference training sessions led by imminent experts. On completion of the training participants will received a CPD endorsed certificate, great for your CV and to show off on your office wall!

Training topics will be:

  • Master class in Local content “Experience the Reality of Evaluating Local Content Plans for Minerals and Related Sectors”
  • International Investment Law and Policy for the Extractive Industry for non-lawyers


Through our improved business matchmaking app, you will be able to schedule your meetings one month before the event, pre-print your event badge, chat to participants, see regular updates to the conference programme and navigate the exhibition floorplan.


We will provide a dedicated matchmaking lounge for SMG 2021 where you will be able to pre-book meetings and discuss your business in a quiet, convivial, and discreet environment.

Do you want a captive audience for 45 minutes and uniquely branded room for you to promote your services to a pre-defined and specially targeted audience? Why not book a workshop slot? We will together promote it extensively prior to the event.

Send your staff or participate yourself in the pre-conference training. Gain knowledge and qualifications.

Be A Part Of West Africa’s Largest Mining Event

Gain first hand and advance information on Guinea’s government strategy for the mining sector.

SMG is an international event; therefore, if you are based in Guinea and are looking for international finance, technology transfer and expertise, you will meet renowned international experts.

Guinea’s mineral resources are world class and the potential is huge, especially bauxite, iron ore, gold, diamonds and rare earths. It is very difficult to get information on Guinea without visiting the country. This is the perfect opportunity for investors to save money and resources on multiple trips, to get all the data and contacts they need in just three days.

Who Attends SMG

  • CEO; Presidents; General Manager
  • Production; Operations and Maintenance Personnel
  • Engineering: Management; Engineers; Geologists, Trainers, Human Resources
  • Purchasing: Sales; Marketing Personnel
  • Outside Service Providers Personnel

  • Mining Community Visitors
  • Consultants; Engineer
  • Mine Supervisor; Foreman
  • Mine Plant Managers
  • Mine Production Managers
  • Geologists
  • Lawyers, Auditors

  • Supply Chain procurement and logistics specialists
  • Communications specialists
  • Environmental managers
  • Local content and community management specialists
  • Industry and economic media