2019 Agenda 2 & 3 October




2nd – 3rd October 2019


The Inanda Club, Inanda, JHB




Pre-Conference Gala Dinner:  Tuesday 1st October 2019


Keynote Speaker:  Mark Cutifani, Chief Executive, Anglo American




Conference Day One: Wednesday 2nd October 2019





Chairman's Welcome
    Bernard Swanepoel


The road to Zero Harm
    Mxolisi Mgojo, President, Minerals Council South Africa and CEO, Exxaro Resources 


Session One
South Africa through the eyes of the Mining CEO: how does the world see us?

    Chair: Peter Steenkamp, CEO, Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited 

    Chris Griffith, CEO, Anglo American Platinum
    Mike Teke, CEO, Seriti Resources


Keynote Address

How modern mining can deliver enduring value for South Africa

    Mark Cutifani, 
Chief Executive, Anglo American


Morning Refreshments



Keynote Address
Bulk Mining - how the market is unfolding:  an international perspective

    Mike Fraser, Chief Operating Officer, South32


Session Two
Mining in the Current Economy:  the impact of the economy on mining

    Chair: Roger Baxter, Chief Executive, Minerals Council South Africa

    Lullu Krugel, Chief Economist, PwC
    Thabi Leoka, Economist
    Ntsiki Adonisi-Kgame, Director, ENSafrica


Keynote Address
The future of mining in South Africa                        

Joseph Mathunjwa, President, AMCU


Lunch and Networking           


Session Three
Mining PGMs

    Chair: Delia Ndlovu, Managing Director: Africa Tax & Legal, Deloitte

    Nico Muller, CEO, Impala Platinum
    Steve Phiri, CEO, Royal Bafokeng Platinum
    Trudi Makhaya, CEO, Makhaya Advisory
    Arnold van Graan, Analyst: Mining, Nedbank CIB


Session Four
Bulk Mining:  South Africa’s Opportunities and Challenge

    Chair: Ntombi Mhangwani, Director for Integrated Marketing and Communications & Women's Forum Lead, 

     Accenture Africa  

    Themba Mkhwanazi,
CEO, Kumba Iron Ore
    André Joubert, Chief Executive: Ferrous Division, African Rainbow Minerals
    Andries van Heerden, CEO, Afrimat
    Dr Popo Molefe, Chairperson, Transnet SOC Ltd. 
    Jabu Mdaki, General Manager, Operations, RBCT


Afternoon Refreshments


Session Five
Coal Mining:  Outlook for Coal Mining and SA Coal

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

    July Ndlovu, CEO, Anglo American Coal South Africa
    Lucky Kgatle, Senior Vice President, Sasol Mining
    Dr Nombasa Tsengwa, Executive Head Coal Operations, Exxaro Resources
    Vuslat Bayoglu, Managing Director, Menar


Session Six
Who’s building mines right now?  Capital expansion projects and new mines

    Chair: Alistair Hodgkinson, Executive Vice President, EMEA, DRA Global

    Gerick Mouton, Senior Vice President, Ivanplats
    Mpumi Zikalala, Managing Director, De Beers Group Managed Operations
    Satish Kumar, Director – Projects, Vedanta Zinc International 
    Errol Smart, Managing Director & CEO, Orion Minerals


End of Day One followed by Cocktail Reception


Conference Day Two: Thursday 3rd October 2019




Chairman’s Opening Remarks


Keynote Address

    Honourable Minister Gwede Mantashe, Department of Mineral Resources and Energy of South Africa


Session One
The International Mining Investment Landscape

    Chair: Dr Fiona Perrott-Humphrey, Senior Adviser, Mining Team, Global Advisory, Rothschild & Co. London

    This panel includes aLive Link up with:

            Evy Hambro, Managing Director, BlackRock (London);

    And  George Cheveley, Portfolio Manager, Investec Asset Management (London)

            Sandy McGregor, Portfolio Manager, Allan Gray

            Myuran Rajaratnam, Portfolio Manager, Metal Industries Benefit Funds Administrators (MIBFA)


Session Two
What is the role of Unions in the mining industry?

    Chair:    Bobby Godsell


    Frans Baleni, Director, F11 Consulting

    David Sipunzi, General Secretary, National Union of Mineworkers (NUM)

    Irvin Jim, General Secretary, National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa National Union of Metalworkers of           South Africa (NUMSA)

    Dawie Roodt, Chief Economist, Efficient Group 


Morning Refreshments


Session Three
Capital Allocation in a world of higher commodity prices 

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

    Emma Chapman, Head Investor Relations, Anglo American Platinum
    Meroonisha Kerber, Chief Financial Officer, Impala Platinum 
    Boipelo Lekubo, Chief Financial Officer, Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited
    Abigail Mukhuba, Finance Director, African Rainbow Minerals 
    Charl Keyter, Chief Financial Officer, Sibanye-Stillwater


Session Four
How do we catch up with the future?

    Chair: Andries Rossouw, Partner, PwC South Africa

    Pleasure Mnisi, Manager, Business Optimisation, Exxaro Resources
    Arjen de Bruin, Managing Director, OIM Operations Solutions
    Thabile Makgala, Executive: Mining, Impala Platinum; Chairperson, Women in Mining SA (WiMSA)
    Alex Fenn, Head of Technology and Innovation, Sibanye-Stillwater
    Rachael Bartels, Senior Managing Director Chemicals and Natural Resources, Accenture


Lunch and Networking


Session Five
Energy Security
How do we ensure security of energy supply for the future?  Eskom’s Perspective

Followed by Q&A

    Dr Jabu Mabuza, Group Chief Executive, Eskom


Session Six
The Transition from Coal to the Future

    Chair: Brian Dames, CEO, African Rainbow Energy & Power

    Mxolisi Mgojo, President, Minerals Council South Africa and CEO, Exxaro Resources 
    Claude Baissac, Chief Executive Officer, Eunomix
    Mosa Mabuza, Chief Executive Officer, Council for Geoscience


Afternoon Refreshments


Session Seven
What Materials will benefit from the future energy landscape?
The Energy Transition:  What does it mean for mining?

    Chair: Andrew Lane, Energy and Resources Leader, Deloitte Africa

    Paul Chimbodza, Executive Director, Prospect Lithium Zimbabwe
    Fortune Mojapelo, CEO, Bushveld Minerals
    Richard Stewart, Executive Vice President Business Development, Sibanye-Stillwater 
    Billy Mawasha, Director, Kolobe Nala Investment Company


Session Eight
ESG:  What should mining companies be doing to promote a culture of environmental/ social responsibility and good governance?

    Chair: Nolitha Fakude, Chairperson, Management Board, Anglo American in South Africa

    Robin Bolton, Executive Head: Sustainability, IsoMetrix
    Cobus Loots, CEO, Pan African Resources
    Francois Joubert, Partner & Head, Environmental Practice, Fasken
    Jongisa Magagula, Head Investor Relations, African Rainbow Minerals

17:00 – 19:00

Wine Tasting and End of Conference




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