WAMPEX now in its 16th edition, provides a leading platform for the mining and energy value chain. This biennial event creates opportunities for attendees to debate and discuss the latest insights into sustainability, strategies to develop diversified economies, stimulate investment, benchmark operational excellence by shaping the future of West Africa’s mining industry.


Convenient and cost-effective

Meet the West African mining and power value chains and conclude several months of customer interaction in just a few days.


Business and knowledge development

Acquire insights into strategies that will help you take advantage of new market opportunities.


The right people through targeted VIP marketing campaigns

Meet the right people to help drive your business to the top of the ranks of the West African mining and power industries as you nurture key relationships in the industry and grow new connections.


Innovative workshop/demo session formats

Share your industry expertise with the innovative technical workshops and demo programmes featuring international guest speakers, case studies and presentations offering professional development and skill building sessions.


Recruit and retain

Distributors, team members, customers, industry awareness!

Why West Africa, Why now?

Opportunities for growth: The mining sector has been identified by most countries in the region as a potential catalyst for economic development, and there is a determined effort to attract foreign direct investment:

West Africa countries export minerals worth US$ 16.1 BN per annum


AngloGold Ashanti, plans to spend this to reopen its Obuasi gold mine in Ghana


Societe Miniere de Boke, signs agreement with Guinea to construct a railway, aluminium refinery and new bauxite mines


Chalco, is developing its Boffa bauxite mine in Guinea


Perseus Mining, which achieved commercial production at its Sissingue gold mine in Ivory Coast

Who Exhibits


• Power generation (gas, coal, solar)
• Renewable Energy
• Alternative energy technologies
• (sustainable, wind, nuclear etc.)
• Energy transmission (power station to substations)
• Energy storage
• Power supply/distribution (substation to user)
• Disruptive Technology in Mining


• Mining machinery, earth moving equipment, crushers, materials
• Mining site management
• Mining equipment manufacturing
• Mining houses
• Minerals processing
• Engineering & project management
• Health & safety equipment and service
• Equipment, technology and services
• Related services, consumables and spares
• Site & project management services
• Construction
• Exploration (GIS, data modelling)
• Disruptive Technology in Mining

  • Testimonials

    WAMPEX is ideal to promote learning between countries with rich experience in exploiting mineral resources. It provides a unique opportunity for stakeholders to identify and showcase sustainable models, and improve business efficiency and growth in the sector.

    Ahmed Nantogmah
    Director, External Relations and Communication
    Ghana Chamber of Mines
  • Testimonials

    We made a decision to exhibit at WAMPEX 2016 to help achieve the business’s development and sales worldwide.  We are also confident that this highly-respected mining related exhibition and conference will enable our company to network very effectively with key local and international mining companies, suppliers and to showcase the range of quality grinding media products.

    Kim McDougall
    The Steel Ball Company Ltd


Take advantage of the wide variety of exhibition and sponsorship opportunities designed to help you foster networking, drive booth traffic, increase brand awareness and generate leads. From high-visibility thought leadership packages to advertising opportunities, we have something to fit your marketing budget and help reach your objectives.

Your brand will be on display before, during and after the expo еhrough our aggressive, and on-going, marketing campaigns.

Pre-event exposure

We reach over 30 000 mining and power professionals through a multi-channel marketing campaign including: emails, event ads, direct mail, digital campaign and social media

Day-of event

Engage and network with 2500 mining and power professionals attending wampex and wampoc over the 3-days.

Exposure media exposure

Expect to get additional media coverage as the event will be covered by 20+ local and international industry media partner and associations partners.

Contact our team today to discuss sponsorship opportunities:

Daniel Bloch

t: +27 21 700 5504 |  e: DanielBloch@dmgevents.com