AGENDA - DAY 1

 

The Mining Show 2017 day 1

ENERGISING THE FUTURE

David Beguely
08:45

Organisers welcome

David Beguely, Managing Director, Terrapinn Middle East FZ LLC
09:00

Ministerial address

Reserved for Deputy Ministry for Mines & Mineral Resources, Saudi Arabia
09:10

Ministerial address

Confirmed H.E. Mohamed Al Sudani, Minister, Ministry of Industry & Minerals, Iraq
09:20

Ministerial address

Tom Brady
09:40

Keynote: Defying the great big bear and navigating exceptional territory

  •     The world of mine investment strategy, economics and their impacts in 2017 and beyond: booms, busts, blow-overs and saying “bye-bye!” to normality
  •     The ingenious investor: how to make uncertainty useful
  •     Bulls vs bears: have we bottomed out?
Alfredo Lamego Duarte
10:00

Keynote: Energy priorities, power challenges and the potential of renewables in mining

  •     Reducing operational energy costs: exploring power and energy options
  •     Implementing integrated resource planning: sparking the culture and mindset of efficiency and sustainability
  •     Defining your energy strategy and why alternatives should be part of the mix
Markku Teräsvasara
10:20

Keynote: Responsible leadership in the sustainable use of the earth’s natural resources

  •     Leading exponential innovation with resource efficient technologies and life-cycle solutions
  •     Reinforcing the vision of a sustainable world: leadership in creating a positive footprint
  •     The OEM’s role in automating sustainability and energising the future
10:40

Speed networking

11:00

Morning tea

11.20 Streams begin: attendees can visit any of the conferences below

STRATEGIC MINE MANAGEMENT

MINERAL MARKETS & MOVEMENTS

EXTRACTION EFFICIENCY

11:20

Panel: Strategic production in a world of shocks and shifts

  •     Managing production of bull and bear metals
  •     Overcapacity and oversupply: the new normal of supply-demand dynamics
  •     Exercising production flexibility to protect position
11:20

Ministerial address: Updates on mining industry of Sudan

  •     Exploring new investment opportunities, titles and licenses
  •     Steps to pursuing mining exploration in Sudan
  •     Working to make Sudan a favourable and pro-business destination
11:20

Quarry managers open Q&A: Open, interactive panel discussion of quarry challenges and their solutions

     Loading and transporting
  •     Equipment, vehicles, maintenance and monitoring2.    Crushers
  •     Types of crushers, belts, maintenance and drums3.    Surveying
  •     Surveying technology, drilling, blasting, material handling4.    Quality control
  •     Systems and processes
  •     Health, safety and environment
11:30

Ministerial address: Updates on mining industry of Egypt

  •     Reform, renew and reengage: Egypt and its policies
  •     Egypt as a top mining jurisdiction in the world
  •     Revising investment models for mining in the 21st century
11:40

Getting long-term operational excellence right

  •     Applying lean and six sigma: maximising value, minimising waste
  •     Optimising the production value chain and recycling to achieve sustainability
  •     Lessons from lean production and manufacturing from alternative industries
11:40

Ministerial address: Mining investment and development in Jordan

  •     Updates on mining investment and development opportunities in Jordan
  •     Overview of strategies and production sharing agreements
  •     Understanding regulations and frameworks for investment in Jordan
11:50

Mineral geology of Lebanon

  •     Overview of geological makeup of Lebanon
  •     Understanding the potential of minerals and hydrocarbons in Lebanon
  •     Latest in the development of Lebanon’s resources and assessment of geopolitical impacts
Wissam Chbat, Chairman of the Board, Lebanese Petroleum Administration
11:50

Innovation in rock extraction

  •     Updates in safe, efficient blasting and extraction
  •     Overcoming outdated technologies for future quarry growth
  •     Fueling uptime with innovation
12:00

Accelerating the future of underground mass-mining

  •     Overcoming technical challenges and uncertainties with large underground mines
  •     Cost efficient excavation with mass-mining
  •     Targeting high-grade ore bodiesReserved for SNC Lavalin
12:00

Ministerial address: Mines and minerals in Pakistan

  •     Introducing new mine laws for investment in Pakistan
  •     Kickstarting mineral booms
  •     Ensuring availability and security of sustainable resources
12:00

Optimisation of drill and blast operations

  •     Establishing safe, efficient and cost effective blasting and use of explosives
  •     Principles of explosive and rock interaction
  •     Exploring explosive types, blast holes and optimum performance
12:10

Investing in emerging and foreign mineral markets

  •     Pushing the hunt for new discoveries in developing mineral markets
  •     Adopting the long-term approach
  •     Sustaining investment in partnerships and skillsEnquire now to sponsor this session
12:20

ROUNDTABLES

PROJECT UPDATE ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS

INNOVATION ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS: Enquire now to sponsor a roundtable discussion session

1. Project update: SABIC

Baba Ahmed Mohamed Sidiye, Mining Engineer, SABIC

2. Project update: Alara Resources in Oman

2. Future megatrends impacting minerals 2020 and beyond

3. Project update: AngloGold Ashanti in Ghana

3. Responsible chemical management

4. Megaprojects, road and rail development: anticipating demand for aggregates

5. Africa’s next great gold discovery

Sisca Husodo, SVP, Anzawara Coal

5. Rare earth metals and the battery boom

6. Big data: the difference between being able to know and being able to show

7. Project update: Anzawara Coal in Indonesia

7. Wearable devices for worker safety

8. Project update: Bilfer Mining in Turkey

8. Fleet monitoring, protection and management solutions

9. Geotechnical solutions for quarries

10. Project update: Dangote Industries in Nigeria

10. The electric earthmoving site

11. Project update: GS Cimentos in Mozambique

13:00

Networking lunch

RISE OF ROBOTS

EXPLORATION & EVALUATION

LICENSING, REGULATION & INITIATIVES

14:20

Panel: The mine of the future

  •     Envisioning the mine of the future: streamlined, safe and productive 24 hours a day
  •     Developing infrastructure required to facilitate autonomous and innovative technology in mining
  •     The future of mining is digital: humans vs robots
  •     ROI: to invest in technology or to invest in commodities?
14:20

Ministerial address: Updates on mining industry of Morocco

  •     Assessing the roadmap of geological infrastructure development
  •     Strategic and operational objectives of Morocco
  •     Facilitating cooperation with international markets 
14:20

Ministerial panel: UAE geology and mineral resources: investment laws, regulations and initiatives

  •     Capitalising on mineral reserves for a diversified economy
  •     Meeting health, safety and environmental regulations: learning and development opportunities
  •     Propelling Fujairah and Ras Al Khaimah as leaders in the GCC quarrying market
  •     Updates on investment laws, planning and licensing processes in UAE
  •     Understanding authorities involved and how to work with them
  •     Government initiatives to support UAE mineral development
14:30

Restarting a mining operation in KSA

  •     Overcoming challenges of mining in KSA and the GCC
  •     Increasing productivity of underground and processing plants
  •     Developing new gold projects in KSA
14:50

Qatar case study: Investing for a diversified future

  •     Accelerating growth of Qatar’s minerals market
  •     Thinking long term and diversifying future revenues
  •     Targeting a high growth strategy
15:00

Driving digital opportunities in mining

  •     Managing limited resources with digital applications
  •     Gains in labour productivity and safety
  •     Exponential shifts in competitiveness
  •     Utilising the power of big data and analyticsPix Processing
Asta Sabaite, Marketing manager, Pix processing
Edvardas Ramanauskas, CEO, Pix processing
15:00

Investing in people

  •     Empowering people through great leadership
  •     Achieving innovation through investing in your workforce
  •     Addressing international standards for people management
15:10

Mineral property valuation: guaranteeing ROI

  •     Evaluating mineral projects: what to consider?
  •     The three valuation approaches: cost, market, income
  •     Techniques for risk assessmentEnquire now to sponsor this session
15:10

Investing in MENA markets

  •     The why’s and how’s of investing in minerals and aggregates
  •     New market entry: who are the local business partners and how to identify them?
  •     Tips for foreign investors looking to enter MENA marketsEnquire now to sponsor this session 

JUNIORS IN ACTION

MINES IN ACTION

DESIGN, DEVELOPMENT & DELIVERY

15:20

Junior showcase: Ethiopia

  •     Location, data, stocks
  •     Why invest?
15:20

Exploration in Saudi Arabia

  •     Driving mineral exploration in gold, phosphates, bauxite and gold-copper
  •     Mineral business in Saudi Arabia
  •     Contract mining vs self-mining
15:20

Quarry development in Duqm, Oman

  •     Opening the door for increased mineral exports in Oman
  •     Updates on the next superquarry of the region
  •     Reviewing the expansion programme for future sustainability
15:30

Junior showcase: Saudi Arabia

  •     Location, data, stocks
  •     Why invest?
15:30

Evaluating potential mineral deposits in Oman

  •     Updates on geological mapping of Oman
  •     Overview of current operational deposits: marble, chromite, silica
  •     Exploiting future deposits part of strategic long-term plans

FUTURE ENERGY

15:40

Junior showcase: Tanzania

  •     Location, data, stocks
  •     Why invest?
Reyno Scheepers, CEO, Handeni Gold
15:40

Panel: Power and energy: the renewables shift

  •     Adopting energy efficiency as a strategic priority to reduce operational expenditure 
  •     Assessing renewable options for operational mines and quarries
  •     A look at the long-term ROI for investing in energy efficiency
  •     Can mines and quarries generate 100% of their energy from renewable sources?
  •     Examining solar, wind and hybrid initiatives 
  •     Combating challenges with powering remote sites
  •     Assessing methods of storing and recycling excess power and energy
15:40

Panel: Power and energy: the renewables shiftPanel: Public-private cooperation

  •     PPPs: the MENA opportunity
  •     Making relationships with government work
  •     Cases of successful PPP initiatives
  •     Managing timelines and stakeholders involved in large PPP projects
15:50

Junior showcase: Eritrea

  •     Location, data, stocks
  •     Why invest?
Tim Williams, CEO, Andiamo Exploration Limited
16:00

Junior showcase: Pakistan

  •     Location, data, stocks
  •     Why invest?
16:00

Rethinking the optimum energy strategy

  •     Optimising fossil-fuels, solar, battery and payment systems for best energy performance 
  •     On-grid vs off-grid solutions to manage energy price increase and reliable supply
  •     Case studies to develop, fund and deliver renewable assets
  •     Energy improvements through better alignment and integrationEnquire now to sponsor this session
16:10

Conducting due diligence of juniors

  •     Sourcing the data you need efficiently and quickly
  •     How to use information to analyse a junior, exploration or development mining companyEnquire now to sponsor this session
16:10

Maximising usable material from your quarry site

  •     Advanced geotechnical modelling solutions for material management
  •     Waste minimisation strategies and techniques for quarry operators
  •     Cost gains of reusable materialEnquire now to sponsor this session
16:20

Networking break

OPERATING IN A DIGITAL WORLD

17:00

Keynote: Digitally-savvy miners: the operator’s architecture for digital transformation

  •     Developing new skills and business models to compete effectively in an all-digital world
  •     Inspiring change and top-down commitment 
  •     Attracting change agents and championsEnquire now to sponsor this session 
17:20

Keynote: Recalibrating the extractives industry for a digitally energised world

  •     Technological leadership and the innovation adoption curve in a world of disorder
  •     The disruptive operator: staying ahead of competition with technology
  •     Defining the miner’s innovation strategy: achieving breakthrough performance
17:40

Close of day one

last published: 14/Jun/17 07:25 GMT

 

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