NRT

Networking Roundtables

Sustainability Roundtables Sponsored by:IGF



There will be 8-10 roundtables running from 11:30 to 13:30 on Tuesday and Wednesday. 40 minutes will be allocated to each discussion before delegates will be asked to rotate to a different table. Attending delegates will ideally participate in three different discussions, exchange business cards with at least 25 individuals and identify key people with whom they can establish further business opportunities.

9 February, 2016
11:30 - 13:30
Suite 1.41
Networking Roundtable 1. Preventing On-Going Liabilities: Unplanned Closures and Regulatory Responses [More Info]
Dr. Daniel Limpitlaw, Enrionment Specialist, Centre for Sustainability in Mining and Industry (CSMI)
11:30 - 13:30
Suite 1.41
Networking Roundtable 10. Artisanal and Small Scale Mining in a Sustainability Context [More Info]
Glenn Gemerts, Chair, Intergovernmental Forum
11:30 - 13:30
Suite 1.41
Networking Roundtable 2. Socio-Economic Outcomes Post-Closure: Transitioning Communities to a New Future [More Info]
Prof. Caroline Digby, Director, Centre for Sustainability in Mining and Industry (CSMI)
11:30 - 13:30
Suite 1.41
Networking Roundtable 3. Preparing Local Communities for Closure: the Whens and Hows of Stakeholder Engagement [More Info]
Noleen Dube, Programme Manager Socio-Economic Development, Centre for Sustainability in Mining and Industry (CSMI)
11:30 - 13:30
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Networking Roundtable 4. The End Game: Improved Collaboration for Effective Results [More Info]
Ingrid Watson, Programme Manager Environment, Centre for Sustainability in Mining and Industry (CSMI)
11:30 - 13:30
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Networking Roundtable 5. Paying for Closure: Who, When and How? [More Info]
Dr. Suzy Nkiema, International Law Advisor, International Institute for Sustainable Development, advisor to IGF Secretariat
11:30 - 13:30
Suite 1.41
Networking Roundtable 6. Human Resource Development for the African Mining Sector [More Info]
Speaker: Dr. Yoshitaka Hosoi, Senior Advisor for Natural Resources, Japan International Cooperation Agency
11:30 - 13:30
Suite 1.41
Networking Roundtable 7. Sustaining Water for Responsible Mining [More Info]
Dimple Roy, Director, Water Programme, International Institute for Sustainable Development
11:30 - 13:30
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Networking Roundtable 8. Mining and Climate Change: Built-In Resilience or Built-In Obsolescence [More Info]
Mohamed Saliem Fakir, Head of Policy and Futures Unit, WWF-SA
11:30 - 13:30
Suite 1.41
Networking Roundtable 9. Mining and the UN's Sustainabile Development Goals: From Theory to Practice [More Info]
Gillian Davidson, Head of Mining & Metals, World Economic Forum
11:30 - 13:30
Suite 1.41
Networking Roundtables - Intergovernmental Forum: Sustainability
 
10 February, 2016
11:30 - 13:30
Suite 1.41
Networking Roundtable 1: West African rail loop – Update on the project and prospects created by this development [More Info]
Dr. Ulf Henning Richter, Assistant Professor of Strategy, Nottingham University Business School China
11:30 - 13:30
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Networking Roundtable 2: Maximising linkages in large infrastructure developments [More Info]
Caroline Ngonze, Programme Specialist, ACP-EU Development Minerals Programme, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
11:30 - 13:30
Suite 1.41
Networking Roundtable 3: Getting the power supply right - what has to be factored in? [More Info]
Christopher Sheldon, Practice Manager, Energy and Extractives, World Bank Group
11:30 - 13:30
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Networking Roundtable 4: Ensuring permanent access to water [More Info]
Veronica Jones, Head, Advisory Services, Infrastructure and Natural Resources, International Finance Corporation
11:30 - 13:30
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Networking Roundtable 5: Infrastructure for the mineral sector - lessons learnt and areas for collaboration [More Info]
Alhassane Haidara, Chief Investment Officer, Head of Mining and Manufacturing Team, African Development Bank
11:30 - 13:30
Suite 1.41
Networking Roundtables: Infrastructure Development