Forum Partners

  • AmCham Macedonia
  • CLocate
  • Geological & Mining Association of Serbia (GRAS)
  • Macedonia2025
  • Economic chamber of Macedonia
  • Mining Journal
  • Mining Industry Professionals group
  • The Department for International Trade (DIT)
  • The European Federation of Geologists (EFG)

  • AmCham Macedonia

    AmCham Macedonia’s mission is to strengthen the voice of international business in Macedonia, to promote a sustainable, predictable and competitive business landscape through advocacy and events, and to serve as platform for sharing best practices. AmCham’s vision is to see Macedonia as a fully-integrated and competitive member of the global economy and an attractive investment hub for international business in the region. The priorities of the Chamber are: promoting fair competition and a level playing field; effective lawmaking and enforcement; and community engagement and responsible business conduct.

    CLocate is a leading international directory for worldwide conferences and exhibitions. is equipped with a unique and comprehensive search that helps you find easily any event in any category or location. Each event includes detailed information, like, description, dates, location, map, prices, link to the official event’s website and more…
    If you search for a conference or exhibition in areas such as Industry and manufacturing, Health and medicine, Technology and IT, Business and finance, sciences, education, services (banking, insurance, tourism, Hospitality and more), government, environment, life style and arts, you’ll find it in


    CONFEDEM is an organization dedicated to the advancement of mining and exploration in a responsible and sustainable manner and is comprised of members of the mining and metallurgy community; major mine operators, aggregate producers, quarry operators that engage in mining activities in Spain.

    Geological & Mining Association of Serbia (GRAS)

    In 2014 Serbia mining industry has established the Geological and Mining Association of Serbia (GRAS), first and biggest business association of mining companies in Serbia. Association gathers most of the foreign and private domestic exploration and mining companies, and geological and mining consulting companies from Serbia. GRAS is founded to represent and advocate mining industry, provide coordination between mining companies from the private sector and other interested parties, to advance the general understanding, prominence, and future potential of the geo-mining industry in Serbia, introduce best practice in geo-mining regulation, improve government and public awareness of best practice to mining, cutting red tape, etc. Since founding, GRAS has had a proactive role in drafting mining law, with the final outcome of adoption of current mining law with security of tenure defined for the first time in Serbian mining history. GRAS is proud member of EUROMINES.


    Macedonia2025 is an international, independent, non-partisan, non-profit, “think and do” tank, founded in 2007 by Macedonian expatriates who envision a proactive way of contributing to the economic and democratic development of Macedonia. With headquarters in Skopje and supporters around the globe, they encompass a wide array of programs that enable expatriates to give back to their homeland.

    They are dedicated to helping create a prosperous economic climate and a “stronger nation” that will improve opportunities for citizens, companies and foreign investors. They promote sustainable economic growth through fostering competitiveness, entrepreneurship innovations and values-based leadership.  Macedonia2025 are also the organizers of one of the largest regional business events, the Macedonia2025 Summit, which will take place on November 7-9. 2018 in Skopje, Macedonia.

    Economic chamber of Macedonia

    The Chamber is a business and professional association which reconciles, represents and protects the interests of its members.
    The Economic Chamber of Macedonia is a referent institution of the business with around 15.000 members on voluntary bases out of which most are small and medium enterprises. Members of the Economic Chamber of Macedonia have dominant participation in establishing of all the macroeconomic indicators on state’s level (GDP, foreign trade exchange, employment, settlement of obligations towards the state, etc.).

    Mining Journal

    The industry’s leading source of intelligence for global mining investment, finance, and business.

    Mining Industry Professionals group

    The Mining Industry Professionals group is the LinkedIn networking group for professionals who work in the Mining Industry.
    LinkedIn is a business-oriented networking site. Founded in December 2002 and launched in May 2003, it is mainly used for professional networking.  LinkedIn reports more than 546 million registered users, spanning more than 200 countries and territories worldwide.

    The Department for International Trade (DIT)

    Official partner

    The Department for International Trade (DIT) helps UK companies involved in the mining and construction equipment sectors export overseas.

    UK companies deliver solutions across the mining lifecycle, from initial scoping studies through all phases of feasibility and detailed mine design, and ultimately construction and operation.

    The UK’s construction equipment sector produces innovative products with around 75% of the output sold overseas, contributing £11 billion per annum to the UK economy.

    The UK is the leading global source of mining finance, providing liquidity for all sizes of projects and operations. Support is delivered by a broad range of professional services and consulting organisations that work to recognised global standards.

    The European Federation of Geologists (EFG)

    The European Federation of Geologists (EFG) is a non-governmental organisation that was established in 1980 and includes today 26 national association members.

    EFG is a professional organisation whose main aims are to contribute to a safer and more sustainable use of the natural environment, to protect and inform the public and to promote a more responsible exploitation of natural resources.

    EFG’s members are National Associations, NAs, whose principal objectives are based in similar aims. The guidelines to achieve these aims are the promotion of excellence in the application of geology and the creation of public awareness of the importance of geoscience for the society.