Agenda 4 & 5 October


Conference Day One: Wednesday 4th October 2017


07h30    Registration

09h00    Chairman’s Welcome
             
              Bernard Swanepoel


09h15    Opening Keynote Address

              The big picture for South Africa and the mining industry.
              The current political and economic climate, the role of mining, what can we expect in the future?

09h45    Keynote Address

              What could a more inclusive, completely transformed mining industry look like?

              Mmusi Maimane, Federal Leader, The Democratic Alliance (DA)

10h15    Morning Refreshments

11h00    Session One: KEYNOTE ADDRESS
             What value does the mining industry create?


              Mark Bristow, CEO, Randgold Resources

              Followed by a Panel Discussion

11h20    Panel discussion

              What can and should the mining industry contribute to the economy?

              Chair: Hein Boegman, PwC Africa CEO

              Panelists: 
              Roger Baxter, CEO, Chamber of Mines of South Africa
              Temba Mkhwanazi, CEO, Kumba Iron Ore
              Mark Bristow, CEO, Randgold Resources
              Chris Hart, Financial Market Strategist

11h50    Session Two
              What could/should a transformed mining industry look like?
              How does it fit into society?

              Chair: Mondli Makhanya, Editor-in-Chief, City Press

              Panelists:  
               Sipho Pityana, Chairman, AngloGold Ashanti
               Nick Binedell, Professor, Gordon Institute of Business Science
               Deshnee Naidoo, CEO, Vedanta Zinc International and CMT
               Norman Mbazima, Deputy Chairman, Anglo American SA
               May Hermanus, Executive Director, CSIR Natural Resources and the Environment


12h30    Session Three
             How do we get to the future?


             Chair: Dr. Nkosana Moyo, Executive Chair, The Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS)

             Panelists:  
             Sipho Nkosi, Non-Executive Chairman, Talent10
             Colin Coleman, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs
             Lumkile Mondi, Independent non-executive director, Pallinghurst Resources
             Limited and Senior Lecturer, SEBS, University of the Witwatersrand.
             Mark Heywood, Executive Director, Section 27

13h15    Lunch and Networking

14h15    Session Four

             How do we grow the industry again?

             Chair: Sandra du Toit, Head of Mining & Metals for Africa Corporate Finance, Standard Bank

             Panelists:  
             Chris Griffith, CEO, Anglo American Platinum
             Mike Teke, Founder and Chairman, Masimong Group
             Mike Fraser, President & COO, South32
             Mike Schmidt, CEO, African Rainbow Minerals
             Charles Walters, CEO, Assore                              


15h00    Session Five
             How is the strategy of mining companies impacted by the current environment?

             Chair: Paul van Zijl, Executive Director, Sub-Sahara Africa Natural Resources, J.P. Morgan

             Panelists:  
             Ben Magara, CEO, Lonmin
             Phillip Barton, CEO, De Beers Consolidated Mines
             Gerhard Potgieter, Group Executive: Impala Platinum Holdings
             Phillip Tobias, COO, New Business, Harmony Gold

15h45    Afternoon Refreshments

16h15    Session Six
             Where will the opportunities come from in the future? 
             Perspectives from different stakeholders: labour, communities, funders/investors, government, mining companies

             Chair: Henk de Hoop, Business Development Director, Rand Merchant Bank

             Panelists:    
             Frans Baleni
             Sandy McGregor, Portfolio Manager, Allan Gray
             Andrew Lane, Africa Energy & Resources Leader, Deloitte
             Vuslat Bayoglu, Executive Chairman, Canyon Coal

17h00    Session Seven: KEYNOTE ADDRESS
             Future World:  Mining in 2025

             Neil Jacobsohn, Senior Partner, Future World International


17h30    End of Day One

17h30 -19h00 Cocktail Reception


Conference Day Two: Thursday 5th October 2017

08h00    Registration

09h00    Chairman’s Opening Remarks

09h10    KEYNOTE ADDRESS
             What does great mining policy look like?

             Frans Cronje, CEO, South African Institute of Race Relations

09h30   Session One
            How can mining companies manage the unpredictable regulatory environment? 

            Chair: Lloyd Christie, Director, ENSafrica

            Panelists:  
            Peter Leon, Partner and Africa Co-Chair, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
            Hulme Scholes, Director, Malan Scholes
            Adv. Jacinto Rocha, Senior Lecturer and Convenor: Prospecting and Mining Law, Wits University School of Law
            Claude Baissac, Managing Director, Eunomix

10h00    Session Two
             How does the mining industry regain the trust of investors?

             Chair: Jim Rutherford, Non-Executive Board Member, Anglo American

             Panelists:  
             Frank Beaudry, Equity Investment Analyst, Capital Group, London
             Jamie Horvat, Manager, M&G Global Basics Fund, London
             Henk Groenewald, Analyst, Coronation Fund Managers

11h00    Morning Refreshments

11h30    KEYNOTE ADDRESS
             Leadership for the future

             Jay Naidoo

11h45    Session Three
             Leading the industry: What are the leadership skills required for the future?

             Chair: Prof Cheryl de la Rey, Vice-Chancellor and Principal, University of Pretoria

            Panelists:  
             Bobby Godsell
             Lucky Kgatle
, Senior Vice President, Sasol Mining
             Deshnee Naidoo, CEO, Vedanta Zinc International and CMT
             July Ndlovu, CEO, Anglo American Coal South Africa

12h15    KEYNOTE ADDRESS
             What does the mining industry contribute to the SA economy?

             Mxolisi Mgojo, President of the Chamber of Mines of South Africa and CEO, Exxaro

12h50    Reflections on the future of the Industry

              Peter Major, Mining Policy Consultant, Cadiz Corporate Solutions

13h00    Lunch and Networking

14h00    Session Four
             Technological Innovation and Advancements in the Mining Industry:
 

             Chair: Gary Lane, Director, Vuuma Collaborations

             Panelists:  
             Llanley Simpson, Director, Mining and Minerals Beneficiation, Department of Science and Technology
             Tapiwa Samanga, Chief Director, Minerals Processing, Oil/Gas & Construction, DTI
             Wray Carvelas, CEO, DRA Group
             Alastair Macfarlane, Director Mining Research, The Mining Precinct
             Frik Fourie, Head of NMT Platinum, Anglo American
             Alex Fenn, Unit Manager, Safe Technology & Innovation, Sibanye-Stillwater
             Dominic O’Kane, Head of CEEMEA Metals & Mining Equity Research, J.P. Morgan
             Jacques Erasmus, Global Head of Mining, KPMG

15h00    Afternoon Refreshments

15h30    Session Five
             Lion’s Lair Reloaded!
           
              Funding Growth and Expansion in the industry

             Chair: Keith Scott, CEO of Fraser Alexander and Chairman of The MSA Group

             Panelists: 
             Jan Nelson, CEO, Handa Copper
             Mike Teke, Founder and Chairman, Masimong Group
             Mike Fraser, President & COO, South 32
             Ellington Nxumalo, CEO, Lurco Group
             Henk de Hoop, Business Development Director, Rand Merchant Bank
             Paul Miller, Mining Finance, Corporate & Investment Banking, Nedbank Capital
             Bernard Swanepoel

17h00-19h00 Wine Tasting and End of Conference

                                     Come and join in the conversation @ The Joburg Indaba
                                                By the Industry for the Industry