about gemia



Inspiring success through science


Building successful partnerships and programs that actively engage and inspire our community in science

The Goldfields Education Mining Industry Alliance (GEMIA) Inc. is a volunteer not-for-profit organisation that works to increase community education and interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in the goldfields of Western Australia.

GEMIA’s stakeholders include:

  • Primary and secondary school students
  • Teachers
  • Community members

Our current work involves:

  • Connecting with schools to inspire students to pursue a diverse range of regional STEM professions
  • Stimulating scientific curiosity and promoting the mining industry via community projects and events
  • Collaborating with partners to progress local opportunities for local people including gender diversity in the workplace
  • Developing resources and activities which promote the real world application of scientific concepts