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Agenda 2018

The full agenda, with every aspect of the programme listed, is laid out below. You can easily filter by date, start time, and track type using the search function to review the specific events from one day to the next.

World Gold Council Reception in Association with This Is Gold and The Chamber of Mines South Africa (Invite Only)

Main Stage
Ministerial Summit
Networking Features
Main Stage Ministerial Summit
Networking Features 

10 July, 2018
08:00 - 09:00
Exhibition Hall
Registration opens with morning coffee
09:00 - 09:05
Main Stage
Opening Remarks [More Info]
Speaker: Harry Chapman, Director of Content, Mining Indaba
09:05 - 09:20
Main Stage
Ministerial Keynote Address [More Info]
Speaker: Hon. Baldo Prokurica, Minister of Mining, Republic of Chile
09:20 - 09:50
Main Stage
Keynote Speech: Assessing regime and policy change: What’s next for the mining industry in Chile, Peru, Argentina and elsewhere? [More Info]
Speaker: Maria Luisa Puig, Senior Analyst – Latin America, Eurasia Group
Moderator: Mark Andrews, Deputy Editor, Paydirt Media
09:50 - 10:30
Main Stage
Onstage interview: Growth in Mexico, future expansion plans and how community risks can be managed [More Info]
Speaker: Brad Cooke, CEO, Endeavour Silver
Moderator: Mark Andrews, Deputy Editor, Paydirt Media
10:30 - 11:20
Exhibition Hall
Networking Coffee Break
11:20 - 11:55
Main Stage
Interview: Gold in Latin America: What will drive project development, pricing and long term investments? [More Info]
Speaker: Mark Sander, Principal, Plinian Capital
Speaker: Mark Andrews, Deputy Editor, Paydirt Media
11:55 - 12:10
Main Stage
Assessing Chile’s legal framework for lithium and its impact on growth [More Info]
Speaker: Santiago Montt, CEO, Montt Group
12:10 - 13:00
Main Stage
Panel: Lithium: How can Latin America make sure it takes full advantage of the EV and consumer electronics revolution? [More Info]
Speaker: Ignacio Celorrio, Board Director, CAEM, Vice President, AusCham, and Head of Natural Resources , Alfaro Abogados
Moderator: Santiago Montt, CEO, Montt Group
Speaker: Daniela Desormeaux, General Manager, SignumBox
Speaker: Cristobal Garcia-Hudobro, CEO, Minera Salar Blanco
Speaker: Julio Cesar Ortiz, Partner, Ortiz & Macaluzzo Law Firm
12:20 - 12:25
San Cristobal A
Ministerial Summit: Introduction [More Info]
Antonio Ortuzar Jr., Head of Latin America Mining Practice, Baker McKenzie
12:25 - 13:10
San Cristobal A
Chile Session - Public-Private Dialogu: Preparing Chile for the new wave of mining investment [More Info]
Speaker: Mauricio  Alvarez  , Country Manager Chile, Legal Director Latin America, Goldcorp
Speaker: Maria Cristina Betancour, Development Manager, SONAMI
Moderator: Antonio Ortuzar Jr., Head of Latin America Mining Practice, Baker McKenzie
Speaker: Sergio Hernández Núñez, Executive Vicepresident , Chilean Copper Comission (COCHILCO)
13:10 - 13:20
San Cristobal A
Peru Session - Ministerial Address: Strengthening favourable social and economic conditions to expand Peru’s mining investment due in 2018 [More Info]
Hon. Miguel Inchaustegui, Vice Minister of Energy and Mines, Peru
13:15 - 13:30
Main Stage
Mining Company Spotlight Presentation - New Pacific Metals [More Info]
Speaker: Gordon Neal, President, New Pacific Metals
13:20 - 13:30
San Cristobal A
Peru Session - Ministerial Interview [More Info]
Speaker: Hon. Miguel Inchaustegui, Vice Minister of Energy and Mines, Peru
Valentin Paniagua, Head of Peru Mining Practice, Baker McKenzie
13:30 - 14:30
Pedro de Valvidia AB
Hosted Lunch [More Info]
Speaker: Nicolas de Camino, Director - Asset Management, BTG Pactual
Speaker: Ignacio Del Rio, Partner and CEO, Mineria Activa
Speaker: Eduardo Rosselot, Mining Director, Megeve
Speaker: Max Combes, Chile Country Manager, Gold Fields
Speaker: Robert Henderson, CEO, Amerigo Resources
Speaker: René Muga, Executive Director, Barrick Chile
Speaker: Santiago Montt, CEO, Montt Group
16:00 - 16:45
San Cristobal A
Argentina Session - Public-Private Dialogue: Revitalising Argentina’s mining industry - creating a strong basis for foreign investment and a stable legislative environment for mineral exploration [More Info]
Adolfo Durañona, Head of Argentina Mining Practice, Baker McKenzie
Speaker: Diego Temperley, President, Argentine Australian Chamber of Commerce (AusCham)
Speaker: Flavia Milano, Civil Society Senior Specialist, Vice President for Countries, Inter-American Development Bank
Panellist: David Guerrero Alvarado, President, Argentina , Galaxy Resources
16:10 - 16:50
Main Stage
Panel Discussion: Investing in silver in Latin America: Examining long term trends [More Info]
Speaker: Gordon Neal, President, New Pacific Metals
Speaker: Brad Cooke, CEO, Endeavour Silver
Speaker: Martin Valdes, Partner and Managing Director – Latin America, Resource Capital Funds
Moderator: Andrew Swart, Partner, Deloitte
16:45 - 17:00
San Cristobal A
Ecuador Session - Ministerial Address: Unlocking Ecuador’s mining potential and closing the gap between investor perception and the reality on the ground [More Info]
Speaker: Henry Troya Figueroa, Vice Minister of Mining, Republic of Ecuador
16:50 - 17:00
Main Stage
Mining Company Spotlight Presentation - Endeavour Silver [More Info]
Speaker: Luis Castro, VP Exploration, Endeavour Silver
17:00 - 17:45
San Cristobal A
Ecuador Session: Public-Private Dialogue [More Info]
Speaker: Henry Troya Figueroa, Vice Minister of Mining, Republic of Ecuador
Moderator: Raziel Zisman, Executive Chairman, Alicanto Mining, Director and Member of International Affairs Committee, Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)
Speaker: Santiago Yepez Dávila, President, Cámara de Minería del Ecuador
17:00 - 17:45
Main Stage
Keynote fireside chat: How can companies collaborate closely with investors and governments over the next decade to drive investment, exploration and development? [More Info]
Moderator: Caroline Donally, Managing Director, Denham Capital
Speaker: Patricio de Solminihac, CEO, SQM
Speaker: Maria Cristina Betancour, Development Manager, SONAMI
Speaker: Laura Albornoz, Former Board Director, Codelco, and Former Minister, National Service of Women
17:45 - 19:00
Exhibition Hall
Networking Drinks Reception
17:50 - 17:55
San Cristobal A
Ministerial Summit: Conclusion [More Info]
 
11 July, 2018
08:15 - 09:00
Exhibition Hall
Registration opens with morning coffee
09:10 - 09:20
Main Stage
Opening Remarks [More Info]
Speaker: Harry Chapman, Director of Content, Mining Indaba
09:20 - 10:00
Main Stage
Opening Keynote Interview: How does the mining sector need to change to prepare for the next 50 years? Experiences from the past decades [More Info]
Speaker: Peter Hambro, Chairman, Peter Hambro Limited and Former Executive Chairman, Petropavlovsk
Moderator: Laura Superneau, Senior Managing Editor , BN Americas
10:00 - 10:50
Main Stage
Panel: Rebuilding public trust in mining [More Info]
Speaker: Jorge Bracamonte Allaín, Executive Secretary, Coordinadora Nacional de Derechos Humanos – Perú
Speaker: Julia Cuadros, Director, CooperAccion
Speaker: Rocio Avila, Regional Program Coordinator for Extractives Industries in Latin American, OXFAM
Speaker: Andres Restrepo Isaza, CEO, Mineros
Moderator: Jeff Hart, Australian Diplomat & Advisor, Paydirt Media
Speaker: Wendy Tyrrell, Executive Director, Development Partner Institute
Speaker: Henry Troya Figueroa, Vice Minister of Mining, Republic of Ecuador
10:50 - 11:00
Main Stage
Corporate Presentation: Plateau Energy Metals [More Info]
Speaker: Laurence Stefan, President and COO, Plateau Energy Metals
11:00 - 11:10
Main Stage
Corporate Presentation: Hot Chili [More Info]
Speaker: José Ignacio Silva, Country Manager and Chief Legal Counsel, Hot Chili
11:10 - 11:40
Exhibition Hall
Networking Coffee Break
11:40 - 12:00
Main Stage
Innovation Panel Discussion [More Info]
Moderator: Raziel Zisman, Executive Chairman, Alicanto Mining, Director and Member of International Affairs Committee, Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)
Speaker: Liesel Kirsten, Managing Director, CanPRO
12:00 - 12:20
Main Stage
Drillhole optimisation, confidence in data integrity, traceability and chain of custody [More Info]
Speaker: Luis Farfán, Principal Geoscientist, South America, Imdex
12:20 - 13:10
Main Stage
Panel: Positioning mining as an engine for local development [More Info]
Moderator: Gerald Whittle, CEO, Whittle Consulting
Speaker: Karla Diaz, Operations Officer , International Finance Corporation
Speaker: Andres Moran, Public Relations Manager , Antofagasta
Speaker: Flavia Milano, Civil Society Senior Specialist, Vice President for Countries, Inter-American Development Bank
Speaker: Hon. Miguel Inchaustegui, Vice Minister of Energy and Mines, Peru
13:10 - 13:40
Main Stage
Taking advantage of infrastructure development and demand for EVs – how can Latin American companies position themselves for growth? [More Info]
Speaker: Ignacio Del Rio, Partner and CEO, Mineria Activa
Speaker: Nicolas de Camino, Director - Asset Management, BTG Pactual
Moderator: Phil Hopwood, Global Leader - Mining, Deloitte
13:40 - 14:40
Pedro de Valvidia AB
Close of Conference and Networking Lunch