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Get Your Concepts Ready!

Develop and submit an original, 3-minute video and abstract showcasing your idea to improve the perception of mining. Entries are due Wednesday, noon MT, November 10, 2021. People’s Choice Voting and expert judging will take place Wednesday, noon MT, November 17, 2021 through Tuesday, noon MT, November 30, 2021. Five finalists will further develop then present their concepts live at the MINEXCHANGE 2022 SME Annual Conference & Expo late February (date and time tbd) and the top winning team will receive $5,000!

Watch the Move Mining Season 5 Live Event!

Five finalist teams competed at the Move Mining live, virtual event during MINEXCHANGE 2021 SME Annual Conference and Expo.  The competition was impressive and enlightening, and in the end, Team Children’s Mining Pavilion took home the Grand Prize of $5,000!  Meet the finalists here, including the winning team.  Watch the entire Season 5 competition here.

Move Mining is a dynamic competition aimed at elevating the perception of mining. From grassroots to global, teams pitch their best ideas on how to share the everyday importance of mining with the public.

All About Mining

Focusing on an industry that impacts every aspect of our lives, with a focus to educate and promote the power of mining.

Creativity Leading Change

The power to change the perception of mining on a global level through creativity, design, and ingenuity.

Your Talents – Redefined

Professional and personal growth by showcasing and demonstrating your passion for the industry through your concept.

Exploring New Possibilities

It’s more than a competition, it’s about meeting and learning about the industry and the professionals that make the industry great.

Making Connections

Working with friends and coworkers to develop winning ideas and execute concepts that will make a lasting impact.

Dynamic Event

A dynamic event that brings excitement and intrigue to the SME Annual Conference & Expo where the finalist teams showcase their concepts.