About Us

What is Global Mining Guidelines Group (GMG)?

Although every ore deposit is unique, companies around the globe face similar challenges when it comes to mining them. We are all working to innovate and implement improvements to make mining safer, more productive and sustainable.

Global Mining Guidelines Group (GMG) is a network of representatives from mining companies, OEMs, OTMs, research organizations, consultants and regulators around the world who collaborate to tackle challenges facing our industry.

Our corporate members are influencers working together to accelerate the speed at which the global mining industry innovates.

GMG is a Legal Entity of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM)

Ready to get involved?

Here are some ways to engage with the GMG Community


Join | Participate | Direct | Partner

Participate | Present | Host | Sponsor | Partner

Participate | Share knowledge | Learn

Participate | Share knowledge | Develop guidance

What we do

Accelerate industry advancement by creating guidelines that respond to common industry challenges

Expand the industry’s knowledge base in new fields by hosting events that bring mining stakeholders together with outside expertise to discuss challenges, successes and disruptive technologies

Partner with 30+ organizations globally on projects, events and committees such as standards

How we're different

Multi-stakeholder and operator-driven

Global: working to secure representation from mining regions around the world

Open platform: everyone can participate and everyone has access