AGENDA - DAY 2

 

The Mining Show 2017 day 2

CEO STRATEGY & INVESTMENT MORNING

Tom Brady
09:00

Keynote panel: The world of investment, macroeconomics and geopolitical ripples

  •     Assessing the business impacts of Trumponomics, Brexit and Eurozone crises
  •     Evaluating shifts in mood, sentiment, globalisation and the rise of economic nationalism
  •     Scenario planning to ride the waves of change
Pambos Simonos
09:30

Keynote panel: Strategies for investing in today’s mineral markets

  •     Approaching investment strategies in foreign mineral markets
  •     Shifting global powers: a look at the mineral contribution to sustainable economies
  •     CEO strategy: anticipating, maintaining and gaining in the new normal
Wondimu Yohannes, MD, Nubian Gold Exploration
10:00

Keynote: Improving the long-term approach to investing in operational excellence

  •     Striving for excellence and avoiding short-term views in a capital stricken climate
  •     Committing feasible long-term investment to operational excellence: adopting lean practices
  •     Finding new productivity gains: learning from alternative industriesEnquire now to sponsor this session
10:20

Networking break

10:40

Morning tea

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

HAZARDS, SAFETY & SECURITY

MINES, MONEY & MINISTRIES

RETHINKING MINERAL PROCESSING

11:20

Hazards and how to avoid them

  •     In-action case studies: cause and control
  •     Integrating hazard identification for sites
  •     Mitigation measures and their implementation
  •     Preparing for an accident investigation
Khuwailid Al Hinai, HSE & Security Manager, Gulf Mining Group
11:20

Ministry showcase: Uganda

  •     Growth and outlook of Uganda
  •     Taxes and licensing
  •     Exploration, mining and processing for gold and base metals in Uganda
11:20

Improving operational efficiency of mineral processing

  •     Utilising world-class technology to ensure competitive leadership of production
  •     Mineral processing innovations in action: crushers, screens, wears and spares
  •     Implementing fully automated operations
11:30

Ministry showcase: Tanzania

  •     Growth and outlook
  •     Taxes and licensing
11:40

Top miners’ health tech

  •     Quality management of workforce health
  •     Prevent and monitor: recording milestones and triggers
  •     Deploying artificial intelligence in underground mines
  •     Monitoring and managing workforces with wearable devices
11:40

Ministry showcase: Ethiopia

  •     Growth and outlook
  •     Taxes and licensing
11:40

Saving power with optimised crushing chambers

  •     Re-engineering crushing chambers in the Middle East
  •     Reducing power consumption without compromising crushing capacity
  •     Lowering total costs and reducing voltage to save energy
11:50

South Africa mining investment in an African context

  •     African mining activities and opportunities
  •     Investment environment in South Africa
  •     South African linkages and support for projects into Africa and South Africa
12:00

Ensuring safe management of advanced additives and chemicals

  •     Fertiliser chemical additives – what’s involved?
  •     Innovative products and approaches to chemical and fertilizer management in mining
  •     Helping the mining industry meet complex metallurgical and environmental challenges
12:00

Indonesia case study: The next trillion-dollar economy?

  •     Indonesia as a mining destination: options for foreign investors
  •     Revised mining regulations, relaxed export rules and revitalised opportunities
  •     Update on in-country processing and refining requirements 
12:00

Fully automated plants and versatile quarries

  •     Driving innovations in aggregates production with plant automation
  •     Asset integration: feeders, crushers, screens and conveyors
  •     Generating electricity through innovative conveyor management
12:10

Developing mines in emerging markets

  •     Establishing access in emerging markets
  •     Commissioning facilities to extract, treat and transport 
  •     Going online and preparing for commercial production
12:20

ROUNDTABLES

PROJECT UPDATE ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS

INNOVATION ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS Enquire now to sponsor a roundtable discussion session

1. Updates on the mining industry of Algeria (discussion led in Arabic)

1. Investment opportunities of UAE: geophysical survey results 2002-2012

2. Developing manufacturing clusters and cross-border corridors around mineral markets

3. Project update: Ethiopia

3. Hire local, buy local

4. Project update: Savannah Resources

4. Corporate social responsibility: people, planet, profit

6. Project update: Turkey

6. Building a mining business in today’s climate

7. Project update: najran cement in Saudi Arabia

7. Waste disposal facilities and management

8. Training and development with virtual and augmented reality solutions

9. Project update: South Eastern Europe

9. Transporting explosives safely and efficiently

10. Project update: Ariab Mining Company in Sudan

10. Efficiency in mine/quarry rehabilitation

10. Efficiency in mine/quarry rehabilitation

13:00

Networking lunch

FINANCE & INVESTMENT I

ASSET MANAGEMENT

ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT

14:20

Junior exploration: the power of discoveries

  •     Pioneering discovery investing and overview of discovery portfolio
  •     Reviving investor appetite in juniors and exploration
  •     Why juniors will spur the mining rebound
Willem Middelkoop, Co-founder, Commodity Discovery Fund
14:20

Mastering innovation in mine asset management

  •     Balancing the engineering and business perspective
  •     Running an automated asset management project with agility and flexibility
  •     Developing and executing your innovative, efficient asset management strategy
14:20

Panel: Managing environmental concerns for quarry operators

  •     Government agendas: climate change, recycling and waste, carbon emissions, biodiversity
  •     Meeting requirements and regulations: looking at internal training and development needs
  •     The quarry managers challenge of increasing output, whilst meeting regulations
14:40

The case for long-term leasing

  •     Considering buy, lease or sell options for mines and quarries
  •     No ‘one size fits all in’ aggregates
  •     Assessing lease accounting rules, leases and contracts
  •     Lease financing vs bank financing
14:40

Assets: integrity, ROI and maximising depreciation

  •     Regular inspective and maintenance of assets
  •     Preventive and predictive maintenance 
  •     Assessing how asset integrity management systems fit in to your strategy
  •     Accuracy of records and data management
14:40

Corporate social responsibility in the mineral industry

  •     The role of operators in reducing negative impacts of their projects
  •     Actions companies can undertake
  •     Investing in infrastructure, developing communities and building human capital
15:00

Metal streaming: the world’s saviour?

  •     Streaming: a lucrative and low risk investment model
  •     Non-dilutive financing for mining companies
  •     Examples of streaming success
15:00

India case study: Drone technology for mine monitoring

  •     Introducing drones in mines: surveillance, monitoring, inspection and safety 
  •     Recording drone data and resulting cost analysis benefits
  •     Defining the miner’s asset and resource inventory with drones: reclaimed area, profiling, volume calculation
Rajiv Kumar Garg, Principal Advisor, Coal India Limited
15:00

Hazardous waste disposal

  •     How to identify and manage hazardous and non-hazardous waste 
  •     Permits and regulations for managing hazardous waste
  •     Cutting edge solutions for waste facilities
15:10

Financial reporting in the mining industry

  •     International financial reporting standards (IFRS)
  •     How to respond to accounting challenges along the value chainEnquire now to sponsor this session
15:10

Unplanned equipment downtime: cease and desist!

  •     Asset management, reliability and maintenance leadership
  •     Anticipating obstacles and eliminating unexpected repairs and replacements
  •     Top downtime fails of 2017 and how to prevent them!
15:10

Dedust solutions: facts, fads and fillers

  •     Dust control in bulk mineral handling and processing
  •     Advantages of installing dedust solutions: concepts, design and technicalities
  •     Health, safety and machinery maintenance considerationsEnquire now to sponsor this session

FINANCE & INVESTMENT II

TALENT MANAGEMENT

INTERNET OF EVERYTHING

15:20

Debt management in capital-stricken landscapes

  •     Identifying and shedding non-core assets
  •     How big data can enable autonomous decisions on handling procedures
  •     Outlook for debt and leverage 2017-2018
15:20

The great mining brain drain

  •     Cyclical bear impact on the retiring and redundant
  •     Managing mass exodus of long-term, mid-level professionals
  •     Strategies for passing on expertise and managing skill-gaps
  •     The disappearing and disengaged: generation changes and demographics
15:20

1000 examples of industrial IoT in action

  •     From dust to concrete to vehicle tyres to conveyor belts: the most revolutionary IoT solutions
  •     Investing in IoT: making it work for your business
  •     Mapping your quarry network of sensors
  •     The power of IoT big data and analytics for quarries
15:40

Performing effective risk management for mine investors

  •     Identifying all material risks
  •     Implementing control measures
  •     Effective crisis management
  •     Maintaining stakeholder expectations and standards
15:40

Panel: The ongoing drive for female empowerment in mining

  •     Achieving gender equality
  •     Championing cultural change and moving the conversation forward
  •     Developing diverse teams
15:40

The network provider at the heart of mineral innovation

  •     Network connectivity to facilitate the use of advanced technology 
  •     Ensuring availability of network connectivity in remote locations
  •     The 5G path for mineral operators
  •     Bringing your project up to speed

JUNIORS IN ACTION II

16:00

Junior showcase: Eritrea

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

Automating traffic movement with radio frequency identification

  •     RFID tags in action: solutions for busy, chaotic quarries
  •     Managing workforce, assets, contractor trucks and resource load efficiency 
  •     Benefits to worker safety and load recoveryEnquire now to sponsor this session
16:10

Junior showcase: Mali

  •     Location, data, stocks
  •     Why invest?
16:10

Market rate alignment in a hypercyclical world

  •     First port of call: salaries, contractor rates, expatriate packages, expenses
  •     Adjusting rates in line with market changes
  •     Importance of accurate data and analytics toolsEnquire now to sponsor this session
16:20

Networking break

17:00

End of conference day two

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

 

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