An alliance that highlights the joint work between the university and the mining sector as promoters of the economic and social development of Peru

Arequipa is again the venue of PERUMIN 33 Mining Convention Blessed by its splendid geography and beautiful towns, it is known as the "White City" because of the whiteness of the sillar, volcanic stone abounding in this area used to build its temples and palaces. Its beauty, its special light and landscapes will be the scenario of the biggest mining event in the world.

The warmth of the people of Arequipa that have created a very attractive city based on its history, traditions, culture and gastronomy, together with its mining and business potential, have been the main factors leading to make Arequipa the venue of the main mining event in the world. In this manner, the Peruvian Institute of Mining Engineers, through PERUMIN and the most notable house of study of the Southern Region, the National University of San Agustín of Arequipa, are the main promoters of modern and responsible mining.