We’re looking for people driving innovation in the mining and resources sector.

Individuals working in the mining and resources sector can be involved in oil and gas extraction, coal mining, metal ore mining, nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying. The key is the use of innovative exploration techniques, work on groundbreaking research and/or in particular, use of techniques to create a more sustainable and environmentally friendly approach to mining and exploration.

Previous winners include Milton Catelin, Chief Executive at World Coal Association and Barry Bourne, Chief Geophysicist Global Exploration at Barrick Gold.

Learn more about past winners on the Advance YouTube channel!