IDF

Investment Discovery Forum

An exclusive track for accredited investors and participating mining companies. IDF will run during the afternoons on each day of the conference.


8 February, 2016
13:00 - 13:45
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Panel: CEO Corporate Discussions [More Info]
Moderator: Lance Crist, Global Head of Natural Resources, International Finance Corporation
Wim de Klerk, Finance Director, Exxaro Resources
Benedikt Sobotka, Chief Executive Officer, Eurasian Resources Group (ERG)
Srinivasan Venkatakrishnan, Chief Executive Officer, AngloGold Ashanti Ltd
13:45 - 14:00
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Mkango Resources Ltd.: Spearheading development of a world class rare earths mineral province in Malawi [More Info]
Will Dawes, Chief Executive, Mkango Reosurces
14:00 - 14:15
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Aureus Mining Inc.: Liberia’s First Gold Mine - New Liberty Gold Mine: Challenges and Achievements [More Info]
Paul Thomson, Chief Financial Officer, Aureus Mining Inc.
14:15 - 14:30
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Bushveld Minerals Limited: Developing a tier-1 vertically integrated vanadium player [More Info]
Fortune Mojapelo, Chief Executive Officer, Bushveld Minerals
14:30 - 14:45
Westin - Grand Ballroom
True Gold Mining: Karma: Burkina Faso’s next gold mine [More Info]
Christian Milau, President & Chief Executive Officer, True Gold Mining
14:45 - 15:00
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Networking Break
15:00 - 15:45
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Panel: Investment Options for Junior Mining Companies [More Info]
Moderator: Keith Scott, Managing Director, The MSA Group
Willem Middelkoop, Founder, Commodity Discovery Fund
Paul Miller, Investment Banker for Mining & Metals, Nedbank Capital
Mpho Mothoa, Managing Director and Rio Tinto Country Head, Richards Bay Minerals
15:45 - 16:00
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Tietto Minerals: A rising private gold explorer with bright future in gold mining in West Africa [More Info]
Dr. Caigen Wang, Managing Director, Tietto Minerals Pty Ltd.
16:00 - 16:45
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Panel: TSX & TSX Venture Exchanges Session [More Info]
Moderator: Orlee Wertheim, Head, Business Development, Global Mining, Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange
Moderator: John Turner, Partner and Global Mining Group Leader, Fasken Matineau
John Dorward, President, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Roxgold
Oumar Toguyeni, Regional Vice President, West Africa, IAMGOLD
Neil Woodyer, Chief Executive Officer, Endeavour Mining Corporation
 
9 February, 2016
13:00 - 13:45
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Keynote: Sustainable mining investment in challenging times and markets [More Info]
Keynote: Namrata Thapar, Global Head of Mining, International Finance Corporation
13:45 - 14:00
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Resolute Mining Limited: Transformational Opportunity to Build Shareholder Value [More Info]
John Welborn, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Resolute Mining Limited
14:00 - 14:15
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Banro Corporation: Building a Premier African Gold Company [More Info]
Dr. John Clarke, President and Chief Executive Officer, Banro Corporation
14:15 - 14:30
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Kibaran Resources Limited: Development of the Epanko Graphite Project and the Emerging Li-ion Battery Market [More Info]
Andrew Spinks, Managing Director, Kibaran Resources Limited
14:30 - 15:15
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Panel: Innovative Finance Solutions [More Info]
Moderator: Peter Major, Mining Consultant, Cadiz Corporate Solutions
John Barton-Bridges, Chief Executive Officer, Jonah Capital (Pty) Ltd
Christopher Coleman, Non-Executive Chairman, Randgold Resources
Royston Denysschen, Trader, Transamine Trading
Chad Williams, Founder and CEO , Klondike Strike Inc.
15:15 - 15:30
Westin - Grand Ballroom
West African Minerals Corporation: Iron ore project opportunities in Cameroon [More Info]
Anton C. Mauve, President, West African Minerals Corp
15:30 - 15:45
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Corporate Mining Presentation - Shumba Energy [More Info]
15:45 - 16:30
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Panel: CEO Corporate Discussions [More Info]
Ben Magara, Chief Executive Officer, , Lonmin
John Simpson, Chief Executive Officer, Peninsula Energy Limited
Neil Woodyer, Chief Executive Officer, Endeavour Mining Corporation
16:30 - 17:15
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Panel: Diamonds [More Info]
Moderator: Barend Petersen, Executive Chairman, De Beers Consolidated Mines
Clifford Elphick, Chief Executive Officer, Gem Diamond Limited
William Lamb, President and Chief Executive Officer, Lucara Diamond Corp.
Paul Loudon, Chief Executive Officer, DiamondCorp
17:15
JSE VIP Investor Lounge
Networking Drinks Reception; Sponsored by Transamine Trading
 
10 February, 2016
13:30 - 14:30
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Networking Investor Roundtables [More Info]
Boris Kamstra, Investment Executive, Pangea Exploration
Anthony Milewski, Vice President, Investment Team, Pala Investments
Michael Scherb, Founding Partner, Appian Capital Advisory
14:30 - 15:15
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Panel: South African Investors [More Info]
Moderator: Andrew Snowdowne, Senior Analyst (South African Mining), Investec Bank Limited
Rory Kutisker-Jacobson, Analyst, Allan Gray
Fidelis Madavo, Executive Head: Listed Investments, Public Investment Corporation
Kobus Nell, Portfolio Manager, STANLIB Asset Management
Hanré Rossouw, Portfolio Manager/Sector Head: Resources, Investec Asset Management
15:15 - 15:30
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Uranium One Inc.: Developing a globally competitive uranium project in Tanzania [More Info]
Feroz Ashraf, Chief Executive Officer, Uranium One Inc.
15:30 - 15:45
Westin - Grand Ballroom
Monument Mining Limited: Project Pipeline Building, Diversification and De-Risking in a Challenging Market [More Info]
Robert Baldock, Chief Executive Officer and President, Monument Mining Limited