Congresses

1958 - Warsaw, Poland
750 delegates, 13 countries
Motto: Mine Construction


1961 - Prague, Czechoslovakia
500 delegates, 17 countries
Motto: The Improvement in Mining Economy


1963 - Salzburg, Austria
625 delegates, 30 countries
Motto: Science and Technique in the Fight for Safty in Mining


1965 - London, Great Britain
1600 delegates 42 countries
Motto: Modern Mining


1967 - Moscow, USSR
2000 delegates, 44 countries
Motto: Technical Progress in Mining


1970 - Madrid, Spain
2300 delegates, 52 countries
Motto: Science in the Service of Mining


1972 - Bucharest, Romania
2000 delegates, 49 countries
Motto: Organization and Management in Mining


1974 - Lima, Peru
2400 delegates, 55 countries
Motto: Prognosis of the Development up to the Year 2000


1976 - Düsseldorf, Germany FR
1750 delegates, 61 countries
Motto: Exploitation and Benefication of Mineral Raw Materials by the Mining Industry - A Key to progress


1979 - Istanbul, Turkey
1500 delegates, 45 countries
Motto: Mining and Mineral in the Service of Mankind


1982 - Belgrade, Yugoslavia
2350 delegates, 56 countries
Motto: Mineral Raw Materials - A Factor of the World Economy


1984 - New Delhi, India
1550 delegates, 47 countries
Motto: Optimal Exploitation of Solid Mineral Resources - Challenges and Constraints


1987 - Stockholm, Sweden
1120 delegates, 66 countries
Motto: Inprovement of Mine Productivity and Overall Economy through Technology


1990 -  Beijing, China
2750 delegates, 69 countries
Motto: Mining for Future - Trends and Expectations


1992 -  Madrid, Spain
1519 delegates, 57 countries
Motto: The Mining Outlook


1994 - Sofia, Bulgaria
1182 delegates, 54 countries
Motto: The Mining Industry of the Threshold of XXI Century


1997 - Acapulco, Mexico
AIMMGM Congress included
5774 delegates, 51 countries
Motto: Mining - The Basis of Civilization in the Changing World


2000 - Las Vegas, USA
Together with MINEXPO
36600 delegates, 100 countries
Motto: Everything begins with mining


2003 - New Delhi, India
1300 delegates, 47 countries
Motto: Mining in 21st century: Quo Vadis?


2005 - Teheran, Iran
1200 delegates, 23 countries
Motto: Mining and sustainable development


2008 - Cracow, Poland
1202 delegates, 40 countries
Motto: New Challenges and Visions for Mining


2011 - Istanbul, Turkey
1121 delegates, 50 countries
Motto: Innovations and Challenges in Mining


2013 - Montreal, Canada
Motto: Mapping the Future: Advances in Mining Engineering


2016 - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
800 delegates, 43 countries
Motto: Mining in the world of innovation