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Illinois Basin Coal & Mining Expo Event Information



Every year the IMI holds an annual meeting and expo to have the opportunity to show-case our region and the benefits of coal. However, this year the event will be called the Illinois Basin Coal and Mining Expo to combine the IMI counterparts in Indiana and Kentucky making the show even better than before. The IMI, Indiana Coal Council, Hoosiers Count on Coal, and Kentucky Coal Association are all organizations that promote mining-related activities. Our members are industry professionals throughout the Illinois Basin, including educators, and state and governmental organizations. 
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Illinois Basin Expo Registration
Aug 8th 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Vendor Pricing:
Exhibitor Booth and (1) Vendor: $450
Additional Vendors: $50.00
Participation Pricing:
Annual Event Day Pass & Membership Dues: $25.00 (does not include any other events other than a walk through the expo)
Annual Event Registration Lifetime/Honorary Members & Seniors: $35.00
Annual Event Registration & Membership Dues: $50.00
Annual Event Registration & Lifetime Membership Dues: $300.00
College Students: Fees will be waived for students who are pursing an education in mining.
Golf Tournament Aug 7th 7:30 a.m.
Join us for a day of golf, networking, and fun. The cost is $125/person and includes green fees, a cart and lunch. Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. with a shot gun start at 8:30 a.m.
Casino Night Aug 7th 6:30 p.m.
Casino night was a huge hit last year and we couldn't wait to bring it back this year. Make sure to mark this on your calendar!
Award Nominations
The IMI is seeking nominations for apprentice, experienced, and outstanding manager or support personnel miner awards. These individuals should be recognized and it is up to you to make sure they are! Please view our nomination criteria and give your nomination today!
Symposium 4:00 p.m. Wednesday Aug. 8, 2018
Please join us as several CEO's from around the Illinois Basin get together for a CEO round table followed by a keynote speaker. Speaker names and bio's will be released closer to the event. Please check the site for updates!