The world's first tech exhibition in an underground operating mine

Greater Sudbury, Ontario, Canada

September 26-29, 2022

Unearthing Innovation

Experience the world's first underground mining technology exhibition at the NORCAT Underground Centre, a state-of-the art operating mine located in the City of Greater Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. Mining Transformed 2022 provides a unique opportunity for exhibitors and visitors to connect underground amongst live demonstrations of emerging technologies that are poised to transform the global mining industry.

Over the course of four days, our goal is to enable the builders of innovation and the buyers of innovation to engage and conduct business in an ecosystem like no other in the world.


Tech Companies


Live Demos


Mining Companies



What to Expect

Live Demos & Exhibits

“See and touch” emerging technologies in an underground operating mine.

Keynote Speakers

Hear from thought leaders on emerging trends in the global mining industry.


Socialize and connect one-on-one with like-minded industry peers.


Industry leaders discuss and debate provocative topics facing the mining sector.

Tech Investment Forums

Facilitated meetings with private equity, venture capital, and angel investors.

And More!

We're just getting starting! Stay tuned for ongoing updates.

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About the NORCAT Underground Centre

One of NORCAT's aspirational goals is to serve as the global one-stop-shop for all that is the future of mining technology and innovation. To deliver on this priority, NORCAT offers the world's only operating mine designed to enable startups, small and medium enterprises, and international companies to develop, test, and demonstrate emerging technologies that are poised to transform the global mining industry.

As the one-stop-shop for the future of innovation and technology in the mining industry, our "active laboratory" helps to connect and build relationships between global mining companies and the startups/SMEs developing innovative mining technology. The Underground Centre has also become the global standard for world-class, hands-on, experiential mine skills training and development. Our team of tried and true trainers are experienced miners with subject matter expertise across all facets of the mining cycle.