Agenda

2016 Mining Indaba Agenda. For most recent updates, please join our mailing list here.

Mining Indaba has focused on developing content and co-ordinating the presentation of the information so that it is of maximum value and can be strategically navigated by each and every one of our delegates. The development of more interactive presentations and panel discussions as well as enhanced networking opportunities is designed to support our clients and the current challenges that they face. The full agenda, with every aspect of the programme listed, is laid out below. This can be easily filtered by track type using the search function so that it is possible to identify exactly what the programme is per track from one day to the next. If uncertain as to the focus of a specific track, please click here to help you find what you are looking for.

10 February, 2016
15:30 - 16:00
McKinsey - African Mining: Solutions for Creating Global Winners
 
6 February, 2016
12:00 - 18:00
Registration Open
 
7 February, 2016
08:00 - 18:00
Registration Open
11:30
Annual Mining Indaba Golf Tournament (sign-up required)
13:00 - 16:30
Pre-Conference Workshop 1: A Strategy Primer: Taking Control of Rising Shareholder Demands and Lower Prices
13:00 - 16:30
Pre-Conference Workshop 2: Mining – Giving Investors a Chance
 
8 February, 2016
07:30 - 18:00
Registration Open
09:15 - 09:20
Health and Safety Briefing
09:20 - 09:30
Welcome Remarks
09:30 - 09:50
Keynote: Official Welcome
09:50 - 10:30
Keynote: Creating the Financial Structure That Can Support Africa's Infrastructure and Energy Needs
10:00 - 12:00
Special Information Session
10:00 - 12:00
Country Case Study
10:30 - 10:50
Corporate Mining Presentation: Anglo American
10:30 - 11:00
People's Republic of China: Enhancing Reform and Innovation, Promoting Global Recovery in Mining Industry.
10:30 - 18:00
Exhibition Hall Open
10:50 - 11:10
Corporate Mining Presentation: Rio Tinto
11:00 - 11:30
Non-African Government Presentation: India
11:10 - 11:30
Corporate Mining Presentation: South 32
11:30 - 12:00
Japan: JAPAN's New Assistance Package for Africa
11:30 - 12:15
Panel: Global Exploration - Challenging Current Trends and Models to Drive Investment into Grass Root Exploration
12:15 - 12:35
Acacia Mining Plc: Continuing to Transform Our Business to Deliver Free Cash Flow
12:30 - 14:00
Networking Lunch
12:35 - 12:50
B2Gold: A Profitable Growth-Oriented, Intermediate Gold Producer
12:50 - 13:05
ZCCM Investment Holdings: Diversifying the Investment Portfolio
13:00 - 13:45
Panel: CEO Corporate Discussions
14:45 - 15:00
Networking Break
13:05 - 13:15
Corporate Panel Discussion
13:45 - 14:00
Mkango Resources Ltd.: Spearheading development of a world class rare earths mineral province in Malawi
14:00 - 14:15
Aureus Mining Inc.: Liberia’s First Gold Mine - New Liberty Gold Mine: Challenges and Achievements
14:00 - 14:30
Speed-Networking: Phosphates
14:00 - 14:45
Panel: Platinum Group Metals
14:00 - 16:00
Special Information Session - African Development Bank: A presentation of the African Natural Resources Centre strategy
14:00 - 16:00
Republic of South Africa - DMR Investment Seminar: Driving competitiveness and ensuring growth and stability
14:15 - 14:30
Bushveld Minerals Limited: Developing a tier-1 vertically integrated vanadium player
15:00 - 15:45
Panel: Investment Options for Junior Mining Companies
15:45 - 16:00
Tietto Minerals: A rising private gold explorer with bright future in gold mining in West Africa
14:45 - 15:30
Keynote: China and India - Likelihood of Rebalancing the Supply/Demand Scenarios
15:00 - 15:30
Speed-Networking: PGMs
14:00 - 16:00
Special Information Session - The Kellogg Innovation Network: The Future of Mining in Africa – the Development Partner approach
14:30 - 14:45
True Gold Mining: Karma: Burkina Faso’s next gold mine
16:00 - 16:45
Panel: TSX & TSX Venture Exchanges Session
15:30 - 16:15
Panel: Driving Investment in African Infrastructure - What Are the Financing Options?
15:45 - 16:15
Speed-Networking: Copper
16:15 - 17:00
Panel: Africa’s copper potential and ability to overcome logistical, infrastructure, political and social challenges
17:30 - 18:30
Networking Reception
19:30
Official Mining Indaba Gala Dinner (by invitation only)
 
9 February, 2016
07:30 - 18:00
Registration Open
08:00 - 09:00
Breakfast
08:55 - 09:00
Health and Safety Briefing
09:00 - 09:05
Opening Remarks
09:00 - 09:15
Unearthed Open Innovation Program: Unearthed – Can We Use Collaboration & Innovation to Adapt to a New Market Paradigm?
09:05 - 09:50
Keynote: Mining as a Critical Pillar to Sustainable Economic Development
09:15 - 09:30
Partners in Performance: Making the most of what you’ve got
09:30 - 10:00
AECI Limited: Unlocking the future of mining
09:30 - 12:00
Special Information Session - Holman Fenwick Willan LLP: Renegotiating Sovereign and Parastatal Resources Contracts - From Offtake Agreements to Development Loans and Related Commercial Contracts
09:30 - 18:00
Exhibition Hall Open
09:50 - 10:10
Nordgold: A truly low-cost global producer with a deliverable international development pipeline
10:00 - 10:15
Master Drilling Group Limited: The Blind Shaft Boring System as a solution to mechanizing conventional drill and blast shaft sinking in hard rock
10:10 - 10:25
Newmont Mining Corporation: Utilising strategy as an enabler for long-term progression
10:15 - 10:30
Caterpillar Inc.: Realizing Microgrid Solutions for Global Mining Operations
10:25 - 10:40
Endeavour Mining: Creating A Premier African Gold Producer
10:30 - 10:45
CoalTech: Generating energy from coal fine waste for a sustainable mining industry
10:45 - 11:30
World Fuel Services: Fuel price management to optimize business management & stabilise margins
10:40 - 10:50
Corporate Panel Discussion
11:30 - 11:45
Fugro Consult GmbH: Local foot print and global support for potash mining
10:50 - 11:30
Panel: Alternative Forms of Financing - How to Make the Different Options Work for Mining Projects
11:45 - 12:00
Inchcape Shipping Services: Geospatial Inventory/Logistics Management of Bulk Commodities
09:00 - 10:45
Special Information Session - World Bank Group:Adding Value to Mineral Commodities: Policies and Challenges
11:00 - 12:30
Special Information Session - World Bank Group: Good Governance is Good Business: Pilot Launch of The Mining Investment and Governance Review ("MInGov")
12:00 - 12:15
Export Credit Insurance Corporation: A Dependable Partner for Risk Sharing in Mining Projects
12:15 - 12:30
CCC Exploration and Capital Consulting Ltd.: Exploration Technology and the Mining Industry
11:30 - 11:45
Vedanta Resources plc: Keeping Competitive in Challenging Markets
12:30 - 12:45
SES: SES Broadband - Thriving anywhere in Africa
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtables - Intergovernmental Forum: Sustainability
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtable 1. Preventing On-Going Liabilities: Unplanned Closures and Regulatory Responses
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtable 2. Socio-Economic Outcomes Post-Closure: Transitioning Communities to a New Future
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtable 3. Preparing Local Communities for Closure: the Whens and Hows of Stakeholder Engagement
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtable 4. The End Game: Improved Collaboration for Effective Results
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtable 5. Paying for Closure: Who, When and How?
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtable 6. Human Resource Development for the African Mining Sector
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtable 7. Sustaining Water for Responsible Mining
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtable 8. Mining and Climate Change: Built-In Resilience or Built-In Obsolescence
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtable 9. Mining and the UN's Sustainabile Development Goals: From Theory to Practice
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtable 10. Artisanal and Small Scale Mining in a Sustainability Context
11:45 - 12:00
Eurasian Resources Group: A Global Sustainable Mining Leader for the Next Generation
12:45 - 13:00
Endiama: Angolan Diamond Industry
13:00 - 13:15
Veracity Worldwide, LLC: Enhancing vs. destroying value in mining projects – the vital importance of effectively managing political, corruption, and reputation risks
12:00 - 12:15
Exxaro Resources: The Waterberg Coalfield - Development and Progress
12:00 - 12:30
Speed-Networking: Rare Earths
12:15 - 12:30
Corporate Panel Discussion
14:00 - 14:15
AGE Technologies: What you need to know to decide on implementing a Solar System on your mine
14:15 - 14:30
Smart Solar System Solutions Ltd.: Partner up with 4S to reduce your mining energy costs with no CAPEX
12:45 - 14:15
Networking Lunch
12:30 - 13:15
Panel: The future of Africa’s coal industry at times of changing global demand
14:30 - 14:45
Cummins Africa: Telematics
13:00 - 13:45
Keynote: Sustainable mining investment in challenging times and markets
13:30 - 14:15
Keynote: Putting opportunities and risks in the balance – enabling African mining investments to come out on top
13:45 - 14:00
Resolute Mining Limited: Transformational Opportunity to Build Shareholder Value
14:00 - 14:15
Banro Corporation: Building a Premier African Gold Company
14:00 - 14:15
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Introduction by the World Bank Group
14:00 - 16:00
Special Information Session - Mining Dialogues 360º: Beyond Compliance: Concretizing the 'Social and Economic' Development Agenda for Mining - Choices and Consultations
14:15 - 14:30
Kibaran Resources Limited: Development of the Epanko Graphite Project and the Emerging Li-ion Battery Market
14:15 - 14:35
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
14:15 - 15:00
Panel: Reshaping the Industry in Order to Ensure a Clear Future and Sustainability of Africa’s Gold Mining Sector
15:15 - 15:30
West African Minerals Corporation: Iron ore project opportunities in Cameroon
14:35 - 14:55
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Republic of Guinea
14:30 - 15:15
Panel: Innovative Finance Solutions
14:55 - 15:15
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Kingdom of Lesotho
15:00 - 15:30
Speed-Networking: Gold
15:00 - 15:45
Panel: M&A Prospects - When Are We Going to See the Bankers Getting More Involved?
15:15 - 15:35
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Republic of Zimbabwe
15:30 - 15:45
Corporate Mining Presentation - Shumba Energy
15:40 - 15:55
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Introduction by the African Development Bank
15:45 - 16:30
Panel - Women in Mining: Making the Mining Industry a Competitive Investment Choice
15:45 - 16:30
Panel: CEO Corporate Discussions
15:55 - 16:15
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Republic of Cameroon
16:00 - 16:30
Speed-Networking: Minor Metals
16:15 - 16:35
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Republic of Sierra Leone
16:30 - 17:15
Panel: Diamonds
16:30 - 17:15
Panel - ICMM: Acting Responsibly: Investing in Positive Relationships
16:35 - 16:55
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Kingdom of Morocco
16:55 - 17:15
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Republic of Mali
17:15 - 17:35
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Republic of Liberia
17:15
Networking Drinks Reception; Sponsored by Transamine Trading
17:30 - 18:30
Networking Reception: Hosted by Women in Mining
 
10 February, 2016
08:00 - 09:00
Breakfast
08:30 - 18:00
Registration Open
08:55 - 09:00
Health and Safety Briefing
09:00 - 09:05
Opening Remarks
 
9 February, 2016
14:45 - 15:00
Cummins Africa: Balancing cost effective security of power with climate change imperatives
 
10 February, 2016
09:05 - 09:50
Panel: Taking the Sustainability of Mining Beyond the Cycles
 
9 February, 2016
15:00 - 15:15
Milken Institute: New Models for Financing Healthcare
15:15 - 15:30
IBM South Africa: Cognitive Mining
 
10 February, 2016
09:30 - 18:00
Exhibition Hall Open
 
9 February, 2016
15:30 - 15:45
Mining Thought Leadership Presentation: AFEX Kenya Limited
 
10 February, 2016
09:50 - 10:30
Keynote
10:00 - 10:30
Australia: The Australian Government and African Mining – 2015 to 2016
 
9 February, 2016
15:00 - 17:00
Special Information Session- Manganese Session: Sustainable Manganese Production in South Africa
 
10 February, 2016
10:00 - 12:00
Country Case Study: Zambia
10:00 - 12:00
Special Information Session - African Development Bank: Presentation of the African Natural Resources Center guide on local content policy formulation
10:30 - 10:45
Randgold Resources: Investing in Gold Mining in Africa...For the Benefit of all Stakeholders
10:30 - 11:00
Netherlands: Mining and Water challenges: Mitigating Todays Risks and into the Future
10:45 - 11:00
AngloGold Ashanti: Creating a Sustainable Gold Business for the Long-Term
11:00 - 11:15
Centamin: Growth Through Cash Flow
11:00 - 11:30
Canada: Seizing mining opportunities in uncertain times through innovation
11:15 - 11:30
Corporate Panel Discussion
13:00 - 13:15
Corporate Panel Discussion
11:30 - 12:15
Deloitte: Innovation State of Play
11:30 - 12:00
Jersey: The Value of Jersey to Africa
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtables: Infrastructure Development
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtable 1: West African rail loop – Update on the project and prospects created by this development
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtable 2: Maximising linkages in large infrastructure developments
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtable 3: Getting the power supply right - what has to be factored in?
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtable 4: Ensuring permanent access to water
11:30 - 13:30
Networking Roundtable 5: Infrastructure for the mineral sector - lessons learnt and areas for collaboration
12:15 - 12:30
Platinum Group Metals Ltd.: South Africa's Newest PGM Mine and Advancing on the North Limb in 2016
12:15 - 12:45
Speed-Networking: Coal
12:30 - 12:45
Peninsula Energy Limited: The Truth about Uranium
12:30 - 14:00
Networking Lunch
12:45 - 13:00
Corporate Mining Presentation
12:45 - 13:00
Corporate Mining Presentation: Sierra Rutile
13:30 - 14:30
Networking Investor Roundtables
14:00 - 14:20
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Democratic Republic of Congo
14:00 - 14:45
Panel - Singapore Mining Club: What Can Asia Learn from Investing in the African Mining Sector?
14:00 - 16:00
Special Information Session - Royal Netherlands Embassy:Integrated water resources for sustainable mine management
14:00 - 16:00
Country Case Study
14:30 - 15:15
Panel: South African Investors
14:20 - 14:40
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Republic of Botswana
14:30 - 16:00
Special Information Session - Liquid Telecom: Connected Mining - Discovering the Latest Innovations in Technology and Communications for the Mining Industry
14:40 - 15:00
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Republic of Côte d'Ivoire
15:30 - 15:45
Monument Mining Limited: Project Pipeline Building, Diversification and De-Risking in a Challenging Market
14:45 - 15:30
Panel: Shaping the future of the iron ore industry: Delving into the Key Issues Driving International Dynamics
15:15 - 15:30
Uranium One Inc.: Developing a globally competitive uranium project in Tanzania
15:00 - 15:20
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Burkina Faso
15:20 - 15:40
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Introduction by JOGMEC
15:30 - 16:00
Speed-Networking: Iron Ore
15:40 - 16:00
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Republic of Madagascar
16:00 - 16:20
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Republic of Kenya
16:15 - 16:30
Closing Comments
16:20 - 16:40
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Republic of Namibia
16:40 - 17:00
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Republic of Zambia
17:00 - 17:20
African Mining Ministerial Forum: Republic of the Sudan
 
11 February, 2016
08:00 - 09:00
Breakfast
08:30 - 12:00
Registration Open
08:45 - 09:00
Opening Remarks
09:05 - 09:25
Keynote: What Makes African Countries an Attractive Investment Environment for Responsible Mining Companies
09:15 - 09:30
Opening remarks
09:30 - 09:50
Overview of the Global Mining Industry - What Are the Key Trends?
09:50 - 11:00
Panel: Advice from the Experts
09:30 - 10:25
Panel Discussion: Supporting Resilient Communities: Creating Opportunities for Local Economic Diversification Beyond the Life of the Mine
09:30 - 13:00
Exhibition Hall Open
10:25 - 10:45
Networking Refreshment Break
10:45 - 11:30
Panel Discussion: Shaping the Future of Mining – Limiting Environmental Impact and Creating Economic Value Beyond the Life of the Mine
11:30 - 12:15
Panel Discussion: Large Scale and Artisanal Mining – Achieving Greater Social and Economic Development
12:15 - 12:30
Closing Remarks