MineAfrica is a business development and marketing company providing the premier platform, since 2002, for mining companies, advisors to the mining industry, service providers and governments to promote themselves to a senior level, Africa focussed audience of financial institutions, analysts, mining executives and media, via the following programs:
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10th Panel Discussion on Africa's Mining Industry
Toronto, Canada - March 1, 2020
with Premier Sponsor Herbert Smith Freehills
This interactive panel discussion, now in its tenth year, provides features a lively discussion on current trends in Africa's mining industry. Panelists include senior partners from leading African focussed law firm Herbert Smith Freehills, African Mining Ministers and industry leaders.
MineAfrica at PDAC
Toronto, Canada - March 1-4, 2020
with Corporate Sponsors Hatch, Herbert Smith Freehills and SGS
The PDAC Convention and Trade Show each March in Toronto is the biggest mining investment show in the world and MineAfrica organizes a series of events promoting mining investment in Africa, including:
Our 18th Annual Investing in African Mining seminar in Toronto takes place with The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business 21st Annual African Mining Breakfast during the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) and is the biggest African mining event in North America. The morning event with Premier Sponsor SGS, features a networking breakfast with an opening address by an African Mining Minister and a keynote address by a senior executive from a mining company active in Africa. This sell-out event draws 350 participants. Immediately following the breakfast is our 18th Investing in African Mining seminar featuring project updates by public and private mining companies, country overviews by African mining ministers and presentations on doing business in Africa's mining industry by expert advisors. In addition to presentation and sponsorship opportunities at the breakfast/seminar we offer turn-key shared booth space at the PDAC trade show (March 1-4, 2020) making it an easy and cost-effective way to participate in the biggest mining investment show in the world (25,000 delegates) with increased networking opportunities.
13th Annual Investing in African Mining
London, UK - November 30, 2020
Entering its thirteenth year our acclaimed full-day London seminar features project updates by mining companies and technical presentations on doing business in Africa's mining industry by expert advisors (financial, legal, etc). The seminar typical features 17 presenters and a senior level audience of 130 financial and mining executives (62% from Europe) with a specific interest in mining projects in Africa. The seminar takes place during Mines and Money making it easier to participate if you are travelling to London.
MASTERMINING Educational Courses
MineAfrica organizes educational courses in various cities around the world under its MASTERMINING brand, including:
All of these courses are also available in a customized format that can delivered in-house to your meet your organization's specific needs.
Business development, marketing and consulting services
MineAfrica provides cost-effective marketing and consulting services for private and public sector clients including business development trips and meetings with the Toronto mining and financial communities, customized seminars, assistance with finding financing, technical expertise or joint venture partners and marketing and promotional opportunities through targetted email campaigns, website sponsorship and specialized African focussed mining publications. We also produce a Directory of all the Toronto Stock Exchange Listed mining companies active in Africa. Click here for more information on these services.
The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business
Bruce Shapiro is president of MineAfrica Inc., a leading platform for African Mining companies, service providers and governments to get their message out to an international Africa friendly investor audience, and A.P.O.C. Inc., a business development and consulting company providing management consultancy and executive services to various African focussed and other organizations. Bruce was also president of The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business for 20 years. During his career, Bruce has held various senior executive positions in the retail, real estate and finance industries and owned a consulting practice in trade and investment finance. He has taught finance and marketing at various universities and colleges both in Canada and South Africa and is a frequent speaker at international conferences. Bruce is a member of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada.
Contact Bruce by telephone at 416.588.7749 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wayne has 30 years of international trade and investment promotion experience and expertise, with a particular focus on mining. He worked previously with the South African Department of Trade and Industry in Toronto and the Sudbury Regional Development Corporation. He has organized numerous delegations at international trade shows, trade missions and conferences including; the annual South African pavillion at PDAC, MinExpo in Las Vegas, Electra Mining, and the Canadian Institute of Mining, as well as high profile ministerial and trade delegations to Canada. He is a current Board Member (and past Chairman) of The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business and Past President of the Canadian Italian Business and Professional Association of Canada. Wayne holds an Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree from Laurentian University in Sudbury, Ontario.
Contact Wayne by telephone at 416.533.3998 or email at email@example.com.