Explorers Showcase


Introducing the Explorers Showcase

Dedicated to helping explorers find the right partners at Mining Indaba. 


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It's no secret that deal-making is the key to Mining Indaba. It's why we're trusted by the most high-profile investors and senior executives within the sector. After the successful launch in 2023, Explorers Showcase is returning to shed light on exploration and early development mining companies with assets across Africa.

It enables explorers to gain access to our elite network of deal-makers to help raise finance or find the right partner to advance their project. With support of BHP Xplor, we’re opening up private and small cap miners and showcasing them at the heart of the Mining Indaba exhibition floor.

Take a look at the list of exploration companies that participated in 2023:
  • Myriad Uranium Corp
  • Aracari Resources Corp
  • SI Mining SA Corp
  • Mirex
  • Steenkampskraal
  • Carly Prints (Pty) Ltd
  • MMEX Missasauga Mining
  • Aterian Plc
  • Deep-South Resources Inc.
  • Akobo Minerals
  • Cazaly Resources
  • Poplar Creek Resources
  • Andiamo Exploration
  • Noronex Limited
  • Ura Holding
  • Ntuthuko Resources
  • Sylla Gold
  • Alma Gold Inc.
  • Zamare Minerals
  • Lethabo Exploration
  • M- Resources Proprietary Ltd
  • Teija Resources SA
  • Sanu Gold Corp.
  • RexMetal
  • Daleor
  • Xantus Niger Exploration
  • Angostone Angola


Want to get involved?

Get maximum value from Mining Indaba this 5-8 February 2024 with the Explorers Showcase experience.

We're motivated to connect you to the right people. With leading industry names at our fingertips, participating in this initiative will create significant exposure to investors, other miners, and technical and equipment providers.

  What's included in the package?

Small booth

  • Direct access to top financiers

  • Exposure in our Investor guide enabling investors to learn about your project(s) ahead of the event

  • Promotion across all our digital channels

Conference Access

  • Access to the full Mining Indaba conference across the 4 days

  • Exclusive content designed to provide highly-valuable market intelligence

  • Hear from industry heavyweights and global leaders


  • Personalised concierge business networking service

  • Full access to our enhanced online meeting platform with an easy-to-use filtering system

  • The Investor Relations team is on hand to help you

Daily Networking

  • Complimentary lunches each day

  • Network with high-profile investors and financiers


Do I qualify for the programme?

The Explorers Showcase is an opportunity for private and/or unlisted and listed mineral exploration companies with a market capitalisation of no more than $25m to showcase their companies at the heart of the Mining Indaba exhibition floor. 
  • Projects must be located on the African continent
  • Private and/or unlisted and list exploration companies with a market capitalisation of no more than $25m.
  • Companies must possess a valid prospecting or exploration permit
  • Companies looking to raise no more than $25 million or to partner with a company to progress the project
  • Technical studies
    • Project(s) must have a completed desktop or scoping study / competent person report
    • Project(s) must not be more advanced than a completed pre-feasibility study level. I.e. the company may have started but not completed a pre-feasibility study.

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