Details on the biennial and other conferences related to the coal processing industry can be found here


Technical Conference 2023

The SACPS Biennial Conference was held at Graceland Casino and Country Club, Secunda from 15 to 17 August 2023. The theme was “The role of coal beneficiation towards a low carbon economy”.

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19th Annual Southern African Coal Conference | Cape Town - 31 January – 2 February 2024

Join your customers, competitors, and the industry at large for this much-anticipated event to network and gain knowledge on not only the energy transition but also:

  • Where will we see export prices in 2024? Could European demand return in the winter to drive up the market?
  • What is Eskom’s plan to fix the power crisis? What role will coal play in the state utility’s future?
  • Will Transnet be able to ramp up railings in 2024 and resolve its many operational problems?
  • How are coal producers diversifying their businesses and managing investor demands to lower carbon emissions?
  • What are the challenges and opportunities for junior miners in 2024 and beyond?
  • How will South Africa’s general elections impact the coal industry?

All of these high-level sessions will be presented by CEOs and industry experts who’ll discuss and analyze the critical issues facing South Africa’s thermal coal industry and the challenges and opportunities on the horizon as the industry continues its mission to manage through the energy transition.

Join and gain key insight and market intelligence while networking and developing new relationships with your current and future business partners and customers.

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ICOGCT 2023: 17. International Conference on Oil, Gas and Coal Technologies | Barcelona: Spain - December 18-19, 2023

International Conference on Oil, Gas and Coal Technologies aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Oil, Gas and Coal Technologies. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Oil, Gas and Coal Technologies.

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Coaltrans Asia 2024 | 8-10 September 2024 | Indonesia

Coaltrans Asia, the largest and longest-running coal event in Asia, presents an unparalleled opportunity in a rapidly changing landscape to connect with 1000+ industry leaders, establish relationships, and negotiate and trade in person. Coaltrans Asia 2024 will address the key issues that shape the coal value chain and focus on bringing industry-leading experts, ministerial-level insights, and high-level perspectives to coal producers, energy companies, and key industries.

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Beijing International Coal & Mining Exhibition | 7-9 August 2024 | Beijing, China

It is expected to have 600+ exhibitors from more than 20 countries and regions around the world, with the exhibition area of reaching 60000 square meters, as well as visitors break through about 100000 person-times.

Hosted by China Association of Plant Engineering, co-hosted by China Industry and Smart Corp., Organized by Jingshang International Exhibition Co Ltd., Beijing International Coal & Mining Exhibition takes place once every year and has been successfully held 17 sessions.

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The World of Coal Ash 2024 | May 13-16, 2024 | Grand Rapids, Michigan

WOCA is an international conference organized by the American Coal Ash Association (ACAA) and the University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research (CAER). The 2024 conference is the 10th joint biennial meeting with a focus on the science, applications and sustainability of worldwide coal combustion products (CCPs) as well as gasification products.

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Coal Processing Technology 2024 | 29 April 2024 - 01 May 2024

CoalProTec conference and exhibition is a biannual event hosted by the Coal Preparation Society of America with a joint technical programme in conjunction with the Society of Mining Engineers.

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CoalProTec Conference & Exhibition | 29 April 2024 – 01 May 2024 | Lexington, Kentucky, USA

The Coal Preparation Society of America (CPSA) and the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration Central Appalachian Section (SME/CAS) will hold a joint conference and exhibition at the new Central Bank Center in Lexington, Kentucky 

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Coal Leadership Council | Miami, Florida, USA - February 2024-2025

The ACC’s Coal Leadership Council (CLC) program launched in 2009 as an opportunity for extraordinary individuals throughout the coal industry to enhance their industry knowledge and networks through projects and activities that advance industry-wide objectives as well as professional development goals.

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Coaltrans India 2024 | Feb 26-28, 2024

Coaltrans India brings the coal supply chain together to network, trade and discuss the changing nature of the energy sector.

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Miami Coal Forum | Miami, Florida, USA - February 20-22, 2024

The Miami Coal Forum has been one of the highlights of the coal industry calendar and will attract senior industry executives from companies that produce, supply, transport, ship, trade and consume coal as well as firms providing support services throughout the coal supply chain.

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CPSA Coal Prep 101 2024 Workshop | 10 January 2024 | Morgantown, West Virginia

The workshop will provide an introduction to the importance of coal preparation on the economics of a mining operation, identify the process units commonly used for particle sizing, coal cleaning and dewatering, discuss typical process flowsheets and provide operational guidelines for maintaining optimum plant and process unit efficiency.

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