Future of Mining EMEA 2019

The Future of Mining EMEA conference builds upon the existing Future of Mining event series across the globe and has been created to connect C-suite, Heads and Managers of Mine Operations and Mining Equipment, Technology and Services (METS) providers to to debate and define the future mining landscape across Europe Middle East and Africa.

The agenda provides attendees strategic level content focusing on six key pillars; Exploration & Development, Sustainability & Optimisation, Innovation & Technology, Strategy & Planning, Connectivity & Digitisation and People & Leadership.

Confirmed speakers include:
• Daria Goncharova, Chief Sustainability Officer, Polymetal
• Mark Dawe, Managing Director – Namibia, B2Gold
• Alastaire Dick, Director – Sunshine for Mines, Rocky Mountain Institute
• Mark Rachovides, President, Euromines

Key topics include:

– Overcoming a Lack of Trust: Securing Social License to Operate:
What events drive society’s views of mining? How do these translate into a company’s strategy and what steps can be taken to show people the importance of mining?
– Panel: From Minecraft to Mineshaft: Engaging with the Next Generation of Talent
How real is the risk of falling short in the quest for new industry talent? Does this present an opportunity for mining to rebrand as an industry and what steps can mining companies take to change their approach to recruiting new talent?
– Case Study: Roadmap to the Digital Mine – An insight into the Strategy, Implementation and Delivery of Syama Gold Mine Automation Project
What are the core drivers for automation? What technology has been deployed and why? What key considerations must be taken before undertaking full automation?
– Adapting to Survive: How can Miners Integrate an Effective Digital Strategy into their Operations?
How do you manage digitisation when parts of a mining organisation are so different? How does your operating model change and adapt as a result of digital?
Stronger Together: The Need for industry collaboration: Why do European miners take a more open approach to collaboration than miners in other regions?

Future of Mining Australia 2019

The Future of Mining Australia returns for its second edition and has been created to connect C-suite, Heads and Managers of Mine Operations and Mining Equipment, Technology and Services (METS) providers from top enterprises around the globe to debate and define the future mining landscape across the Australia.

The agenda provides attendees strategic level content on the Exploration, Development, Sustainability, Optimisation, Innovation, Technology, Strategy, Planning, People, Leadership, Connectivity, Digitisation issues driving the industry.

Key topics include:

• DISRUPTION IN MINING: Gain insight into the social, geo-political and economic forces and market trends that have and will continue to reshape the mining industry as we know it today.

• INFLUENCING CHANGE: Explore how companies are re-focussing their efforts on creating a united workforce in order to encourage innovation, collaboration and transparency.

• VALUE CHAIN OPTIMISATION – A HOLISTIC APPROACH: Learn how the industry is striving towards a sustainable future with the application of new processes, systems and methods of communication.

• GAME CHANGING EQUIPMENT: Discover how the latest technology is being applied across the mining lifecycle to improve the economics of existing mines and new projects including; remote cameras and sensors, haulage and hybrid loaders and drones.

• INNOVATION IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN: Understand what Innovation really means and how companies are taking the industry to new heights with advanced extraction, processing and exploration methods.

Confirmed speakers Include:
• Jake Klein, Chief Executive Officer, Evolution Mining
• Ricus Grimbeek, Chief Operating Officer, North Atlantic Operations and Asian Refineries, Vale Base Metals
• Friska Wirya, Change Lead – Digital, Newcrest Mining
• Jonathan Law, Director, CSIRO Mineral Resources
• Allan Trench, Professor of Practice & MBA Director, University of Western Australia

Future of Mining Americas 2018

The Future of Mining Americas takes place from 29-30 October in Denver and has been created to connect C-suite, Heads and Managers of Mine Operations and Mining Equipment, Technology and Services (METS) providers from top enterprises around the globe to debate and define the future mining landscape on a strategic level across the Americas, allowing attendees to discover the latest innovations and technologies which are driving mine productivity, mine efficiency and mine safety.

Hot topics include:
– How will mining be disrupted in the next decade?: How will autonomy and technology change our view of the average “miner?” and How will this transformation actually happen?
– How is the mining industry raising the bar using Business Ecosystems to accelerate the pace of innovation?
– How can you leverage your relationships with governments and communities to reduce risk, drive growth and improve current and future outcomes?
– What are the key strategies for building and maintaining relationships with governments and communities as well as the impact of stricter regulations, tightening stakeholder engagement and regional rights for the indigenous population?
– How are miners creating a new positive brand image, free of past industry stigmas? How can transparency and communication be used as an image builder rather than a destroyer?

Confirmed speakers Include:

– Afzal Jessa, Chief Digital Officer, Vale
– Gordana Slepcev, Chief Operating Officer, Anaconda Mining
– John Mullally, Vice President of Corporate Affairs and Energy, Goldcorp
– Ricardo Adame, Group Executive, Global Communications, Newmont Mining
– Mohammad Babaei, Digital Mining Innovation Lead, Teck Resources
– Arun Narayanan, Group Head Data Analytics, Anglo American

Mining Journal Select London 2018

Mining Journal Select London is a carefully selected group of projects as nominated by the Mining Journal from around the world for the Gold & Silver, Copper & Zinc and Energy Minerals commodity groups. This two day event will explore exceptional investment opportunities and enable consultative one-to-one business meetings between mining companies and investors. Industry leaders through keynote speeches, panel discussions and fire-side chats will also provide the macro-economic, commodity and geo-political contexts that are an essential part of any investment decision.

Confirmed Mining Company presentations include: Cardinal Resources, Central Asia Metals PLC, Fortune Minerals Limited, Freegold Ventures Limited, Hot Chili Ltd, MAG Silver, Metals X Limited, Nemaska Lithium, Neo Lithium Corp, Nevada Copper, Phoenix Global Mining Ltd, Polymetal International PLC, Savannah Resources, Trilogy Metals Inc

Confirmed speakers include:
• Rick Rule, CEO, Sprott Global Holdings
• Tom Albanese, former CEO, Rio Tinto, Vedanta
• Tom Kendall, Head of Precious Metals Sales, ICBC Standard Bank
• Gianni Kovacevic, CEO, Copperbank Corp