Five Finalists Have Been Chosen!

The five Move Mining finalist teams have been chosen!  These teams will present their concepts live on stage from 2-4 pm MST on Sunday February 23 during the MineXchange 2020 SME Annual Conference & Expo in Phoenix, AZ before a panel of judges.  MEC would like to congratulate the finalist teams:

Team “A New Mining View”—SME Student Chapter UPC Peru

Team “Jump for Jump Kits”—SME Northern Minnesota Section

Team “Let’s MINE Mountaineers!”—West Virginia University Student Chapter

Team “The MIG Project”—SME Medellin Student Chapter, Colombia [People’s Choice voting winner]

Team “Wonder Mine”—SME ESPOL Student Chapter Ecuador

Attend the Live Event

The Move Mining live event will take place Sunday, February 23, 2:00-4:00 pm, at the MineXchange SME 2020 Annual Conference & Expo in Phoenix, Arizona.  The event is free with conference registration.  Register for the conference.  The event will also be available to view live on Facebook.  Watch the team videos.

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 to execute concepts that will make a lasting impact.

Dynamic Style Event

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