From 16 to 18 September took place 18th Meeting of European Heads of State Mining Authorities in Vienna on the topic "Mining activities in the context of land use management regulations".
Delegations from 13 European countries participated in the Meeting. SMA’s Vice President Mirosław Koziura was the head of Polish delegation. Polish paper on national solutions to land use management regulations and deposit protection draw participants’ special attention as they could be implemented in other European countries.
On last day of the Meeting participants visited Erzberg iron ore mine.