EU-LA Mining & Exploration Convention and Trade Show

Reserve your seat at METS 2018 today!

The conference is free of charge but the number of seats is limited!

EU-LA Mining & Exploration Convention and Trade Show METS 2018

Deadline for registrations:
Exhibitors renting a booth: 28th February 2018
Exhibitors bringing their own equipment: 9th March 2018
Final registration closure for participants: 22nd March 2018

Date: 10-12 April 2018       

Conference Venue: Madrid Marriott Auditorium and Conference Center

The METS conference and trade show will take place for the first time in Madrid in spring 2018. The event will provide an opportunity for EU and Latin American partners to meet in person to further realize the vision of a mutually beneficial and continuous cooperation in mining and all related sectors.

The conference will feature speakers who are at the forefront of the non-energy extractive industry. These individuals will include experts in fields such as technology, consulting services, infrastructure, investment, trade, training and skills, health and safety, good governance and other relevant areas of the mining value chain.

The trade show will be a dynamic exhibition where partners can gather firsthand information and promote their technologies, companies and organizations.

Enterprise Europe Network with its Latin American Business Cooperation Centres (from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Peru, Mexico and Paraguay) and the Sector Group Materials will be present and join the B2B event with their respective companies. Take the opportunity to meet and make business with them.

The METS event also gives you the occasion to meet potential business partners from the EU and Latin-America.  Please don’t miss this opportunity and register to our business matchmaking event via our dedicated website:

Target Groups

Governmental – Embassy, Permanent Representation, Formal Cooperation Body, Public Mining Body
Finance – Bank, Exp. Credit Agency, Fund, Stock Exchange
Research – University, R&D&I Entity, Geological Survey
Industry – Association, Mining Equipment, Technology Supplier, Mining & Exploration Company
Private Sector – Mining Consultant, Cooperation Body, Mining Service, SME, Infrastructure Developer

Why Attend?

1. Knowledge Expansion

Speakers and workshops will cover a range of key industry topics including investment opportunities, trade potential, geological surveys, academia, consulting, infrastructure, training and skills, health and safety, good governance and other important areas of the mining value chain.

2. Variety of Stakeholders

Participants and exhibitors will include representatives from across the entire raw materials value chain from both Latin America and the EU. METS 2018 is designed to maximize opportunities for networking and discussion with these industry leaders.

3. Cutting-edge Technology

See demonstrations of the latest tech developments in the industry and take advantage of networking opportunities to connect with leaders in extractive and processing technology.