Harnessing Intelligence: Drivers of Social Value - Optimising our People, Technology and Partnerships 

Date: 2 June 2022
Venue: W Brisbane

  Session 1: Drivers of Social Value & Optimising People
  9:00am  Event Welcome
 Christine Gibbs Stewart, CEO, Austmine
  9:10am

 Valuing our People and the Community: A Strategic Approach to Social License to Operate
 
Harold Duigu, General Manager Corporate Affairs, Ok Tedi 

  9:30am

 Driving Productivity in the Pursuit of Zero Harm
 
Paul Ewin, Director of Business Development, APAC, Hexagon

  9:50am

 Queensland Future Skills Alliance
 
Robert Petherbridge, Executive Director, TAFE Queensland
 
Tamara Barden, Head of HR, BMA, BHP

  10:10am

 Panel Discussion: Leveraging People, Innovation & Technology to Drive Social Value
 Vincent Cosgrove, General Manager People, Culture & External Affairs, Sime Darby Industrial
 Kester Hubbard, Specialist Partnership, Innovation & Community, BHP
 Penny Stewart, CEO, PETRA
 Shameelta Pratap, Strategic Advisor, Transformation and Development, Thiess

  10:40am    METS Tech Talk: Bringing Science to Social Licence
 
Dr Rolf Fandrich, Co-Founder & Business Development Director, Voconiq
  10:45am  Morning Tea Networking Break
  Session 2: Roundtable Industry Discussions
  11:15am

 Roundtable Discussions
 Facilitated group discussion sessions brainstorming opportunities and solutions for key mining industry   challenges and future sector priorities.

 Group 1: Decarbonising the Mining Value Chain
 Group 2: Developing Truly Open Innovation
 Facilitated by: Stuart Watson, Head of Technical Strategy, Rio Tinto
 Group 3: Making Technology Accessible to all Mines
 Facilitated by: Thommy Jerneskog, Product Line Manager, Tait AXIOM
 Group 4: Building a Critical Minerals Industry in Queensland
 Group 5: Aligning Digital & Technology Across Commodities & Operations
 Group 6: Taking Mining & METS Skills Strategies Forward

  12:30pm

 Networking Lunch

  Session 3: Optimising Processes to Deliver a Globally Competitive Minerals Sector
  1:35pm  ESG and Digital Transformation
 
Brett Cuthbert, General Manager Value Chain and Metrics, Rio Tinto 
  1:55pm  How Bradken's Mineral Processing Solutions provide optimisation results their customers through    processes and products
 
Craig Faulkner, Principal Product Manager, Bradken
  2:15pm

 Miner Presentation
 Mederic Suon, IROC Manager, Societe Le Nickel, Eramet

  2:35pm  METS Tech Talk: Innovation in lifting and suspending loads
 Marcio Casagranda, Business Development Manager, Verton
  2:40pm

 Afternoon Tea Networking Break

  Session 4: Optimising Partnerships for a Sustainable Future
  3:15pm  METS Tech Talk: Utilising 3D Real Time Mineral Mapping for Precision Extraction
 Andrew Job, Chief Executive Officer, Plotlogic
  3:20pm

 Collaboration is Key to our Success
 
Robert Simpson, Study Manager, QLD Projects, Whitehaven Coal

  3:40pm

 Partnering for Shared Value & a Sustainable Future - Mine Site Electrification
 
Paul Vazey, Strategic Development Manager – Energy Transition, Ampcontrol

  4:00pm  The World's Largest Off-Grid System - West Musgrave's Journey to a 100% Renewable Power Generation 
 
Rachel Hogan, Team Leader - Power, AECOM
 Luke Sandery, Package Manager - Power, Oz Minerals
  4:20pm

 Panel Discussion: Key Questions Shaping the Future of Mining
 Sarah Watson, Group Environment, Social & Governance Manager, Harmony
 Nik Gresshoff, Head of Mining, Australia, ABB
 Eric Croeser, ANZ Mining Lead, Accenture
 Peter Holmes, Director of Studies, SolGold

  4:55pm

 Event Conclusion

  5:00pm

 Closing Networking Drinks