Investing in African Mining - London, UK - 2014 report
with premier sponsors TMX Group
and Fasken Martineau
Our 8th Annual Investing in African Mining seminar in London, UK took place on Monday December 1, 2014, during Mines and Money. The full-day seminar, held at the Andaz Hotel, featured an entertaining and inspiring keynote address from Robert Friedland, Executive Chairman and Founder, Ivanhoe Mines Ltd on "Sustaining an Urbanizing Planet. Managing Environmental Impacts. Strategic Metals Essential for the Tasks". The program featured updates by senior mining executives on a diverse range of mining projects in Ethiopia, Eritrea, Guinea-Bissau, South Sudan and Zimbabwe as well as topical presentations on the current state of mining in Africa including Ebola, financing your project, socio-economic aspects, power solutions, strategic risk outlook, Ringfencing South Africa's mining assets and sustainability by expert advisors.
TMX Group (Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange) and Fasken Martineau were our Premier Sponsors. Hatch was our corporate sponsor and the Association of Mining Analysts (AMA) was a partner.
Media in attendance included Africa Mining Reports - Roskill, BBC World Service, Debtwire CEEMEA, IC Publications, International Resource Forum, Mineweb, Mining Review Africa, Mining-Technology.com and Thomson Reuters.
A special thanks to seminar co-chairs Nancy Eastman, Partner, Fasken Martineau and Graham Dallas, Head of Business Development, EMEA, Toronto Stock Exchange & TSX Venture Exchange.
Thanks also to Andrew Dacey of the Association of Mining Analysts and Momentum Group.
Download the program and presenter and corporate profiles.
Download the presentations (please note that some of the files are large and may take a few minutes to download):
iNHEMACO - part 1
iNHEMACO - part 2
iNHEMACO - part 3
We hope you can join us at our next event - the biggest African mining event in North America - the Canada-Southern Africa Chamber of Business 16th Annual Mining Breakfast and MineAfrica's 13th Annual Investing in African Mining seminar with Premier Sponsor SGS on Tuesday March 3, 2015 during PDAC. Our opening breakfast speaker is Ngoako Ramathlodi, South Africa's Minister of Mineral Resources and our keynote speaker is Paul Brink, Senior Vice President, Business Development, Franco-Nevada Corporation. Click here for more information about presenting at, or sponsoring the breakfast and seminar, or taking booth space with MineAfrica at the sold-out PDAC trade show from March 1-4, 2015 or contact Wayne Floreani.
We are also offering three MASTERMINING courses in 2015:
- Feb. 5-7, 2015 - Cape Town, South Africa (prior to Mining Indaba)
- Feb. 26-28, 2015 - Toronto, Canada (prior to PDAC)
Feb. 28, 2015 - Toronto, Canada (prior to PDAC)
- Mar. 1, 2015 - Toronto, Canada (during PDAC)
Click here for more information on our courses or contact Wayne Floreani.