Agenda

09:35
Panel discussion: The policy framework

  • Outlook for energy and carbon policy post Paris
  • A downstream perspective in Europe
  • Energy costs and water access in South America
  • Environment, carbon leakage and trade policy – a missing nexus?

Anthony Laub, Partner, LQG Energy & Mining Consulting
Nicola Boregaard, General Manager, EBP Chile
Ben Jones, Managing Consultant, CRU

11:05
Panel discussion: Environmental strategy & portfolio decisions

  • Stranded assets and portfolio risks
  • How do investors perceive risks in the mining sector?
  • How can these be mitigated through strategy and portfolio decisions?
  • How will ESG be handled from a taxation perspective? 
  • How climate change stress tests will shape portfolio choice



Ignacio Del Río, Partner, Director, General Manager, Mineria Activa
Martin Valdes, Partner, Managing Director, Latin America, Resource Capital Funds
Andrew Van Dinter, Global Mining and Metals and Power and Utilities Tax Leader, E&Y
Jumana Saleheen, Chief Economist, CRU

12:05
Panel discussion: Sustainable value chains in copper

  • To what extent will responsible sourcing and supply chain transparency grow as a key consumers requisite
  • Introducing the copper mark responsible production initiative
  • Challenges to monitoring mining’s C02 footprint

Michèle Brulhart, Executive Director, The Copper Mark
Georgina Hallett, Chief of Staff, LME
Daniel Peltonen, President, Boliden Smelters
Speaker to be announced, COMET, , (Coalition on Material Emission Transparency)
Jorge Sanhueza Urzúa, Head of Sustainability and External Affairs, Andina Division, Codelco

14:15
BHP - New approaches to social value creation




Danny Malchuk, President Operations, Minerals Americas, BHP

14:35
Panel discussion - ESG Challenges in mining

  • EIA''s under revision
  • Community and indigenous consultations as enabler of exploration and mining
  • Climate change regulation
  • Mining and Social License

Moderator:
Francisco Javier Lecaros M., Presidente Ejecutivo, Fundación Minera de Chile
Aldo Poblete, Lawyer, CMS Carey & Allende
Joe Bormann, Managing Director, Deputy Regional Group Head, Fitch Ratings
Professor Neville Plint, Director of the Sustainable Minerals Institute (SMI), The University of Queensland

16:05
Panel discussion: Increasing deployment of clean tech, renewables and environmentally friendly infrastructure

  • Clean energy generation, storage and supply for the mining sector
  • The move to alternative sources for water
  • Operating in the renewable energy generation

Moderator:
Annika Glatz, Jefe de Proyectos Centro de Negocios Mineros, CAMCHAL - Cámara Chileno-Alemana de Comercio e Industria A.G.
Axel Leveque, CEO, Engie
Sebastian Greco, Head of Strategic Services, BHP
Derek Cooke, President and General Manager, Sociedad Minera Cerro Verde
Kleber Costa, VP Chief Commercial Officer South America, AES Corporation

14:30
Workshop - Future Efficiencies

  • Climate based retro-fitting in the built environment
  • Energy efficiency and achieving the 3% scenario
  • Opportunities in EV motors
  • Positive substitution for copper
  • The Copper Mark update

  • Ernest Scheyder, Mining and Future Energy Correspondent, Reuters
    Richard Collins, Principal Analyst, IDTechEx
    Michèle Brulhart, Executive Director, The Copper Mark
    Anette Meyer Holley, Business Manager, BSRIA Worldwide Market Intelligence
    Sasha Wedekind, Research Analyst, Guidehouse
    Krisztina Kalman-Schueler, Managing Partner, DMM Advisory Group
    Luis Gerard, President, Frigus Bohn, Bohn de Mexico
    Benedikt Hoskuldsson, Lead Partnership Specialist, Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL)

    09:30
    Keynote panel discussion – Creating social value

    The role that the mining industry must take in creating social value is one of the key challenges of the coming decade.  The evolution is a challenging shift at a company level and even more challenging at an industry level. How will the mining industry solve the strategic complexities involved in this shift?


    Octavio Araneda, CEO, Codelco
    Aaron Puna, Executive President, Chile, Anglo American
    Harry M. "Red" Conger, President & Chief Operating Officer - Americas, Freeport-McMoRan
    Jorge Gómez, Executive President, Minera Collahuasi
    Diego Hernández, President, Sonami
    Ivan Arriagada, Group CEO, Antofagasta

    10:40
    CRU’s copper market outlook

    Vanessa Davidson, Director of Copper Research and Strategy, CRU

    11:30
    Innovation's role in improving productivity





    Paige Wilson, (SVP), President, Bechtel Mining & Metals, Bechtel

    11:50
    Mining in the future – Automation and technology revolution and its impact in labour and engagement with communities

    • The role of technology in improving mining’s cost structure
    • Leveraging technology to improve key project parameters
    • Exploring the impact of technology on employment
    • Window of opportunity for economic transformation in mining countries




    Fernando Lucchini, Presidente Ejecutivo, Alta Ley
    Hernán Araneda, Gerente, Centro de Desarrollo Humano, Fundacion Chile
    Juan Andrés Errázuriz, Vicepresidente, Gerente General, APRIMIN & ENAEX
    Nicolas Maennling, Principal Advisor, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
    Ric Gros, Managing Partner, Convergency

    15:00
    Panel discussion – Future Material Demand

    • Climate based retro-fitting in the built environment
    • Energy efficiency and achieving the 3% scenario
    • Opportunities in EV motors
    • Positive substitution for copper
    • The Copper Mark update

    Ernest Scheyder, Mining and Future Energy Correspondent, Reuters
    Richard Collins, Principal Analyst, IDTechEx
    Michèle Brulhart, Executive Director, The Copper Mark
    Anette Meyer Holley, Business Manager, BSRIA Worldwide Market Intelligence
    Sasha Wedekind, Research Analyst, Guidehouse
    Krisztina Kalman-Schueler, Managing Partner, DMM Advisory Group
    Luis Gerard, President, Frigus Bohn, Bohn de Mexico
    Benedikt Hoskuldsson, Lead Partnership Specialist, Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL)

    08:00
    Coronavirus - Impact on commodities

    • Assessing the economic impact of novel coronavirus on China
    • Analyzing the impact on commodities markets
    • Evaluating the Implications for energy markets
    • What is the impact of on copper supply and demand fundamentals

    Moderator:
    Alejandra Wood, Executive Director, CESCO
    Jumana Saleheen, Chief Economist, CRU

    09:00
    Indian steel market outlook



    Praveen Kumar Maheshwari, CEO, Copper Business, Hindalco Industries

    09:20
    Panel discussion – Greenfield project and the copper supply challenge



    Ricardo Labó, Partner, LQG Energy & Mining Consulting
    Jason Ward, Head of Exploration, SolGold
    Silvana Habib, President, Agencia Nacional de Minería de Colombia

    10:20
    Panel discussion – International copper scrap trade and developments

    • Will China adopt international definitions for copper scrap or will copper scrap continue to be impacted?
    • What impact will China’s ban on all ‘solid waste’ products by the end of 2020 have on market refined copper and concentrates balances? 
    • Will China surprise on the upside with the growth of the domestic supply chain?
    • Examining the drivers of scrap consumption in other key markets, who stands to benefit from higher availability of copper scrap?
    • What share of domestic copper scrap in producing markets can be diverted from export streams to domestic processing? To what extent will processors invest in new processing equipment and what impact could this have?

    Paul White, Secretary-General, International Copper Study Group (ICSG)
    Michael Lion, President, Lion Consulting and Everwell Resources Ltd

    11:30
    Focus on tailings



    Brian Nogy, Director, Global Corporate Banking, Latin America, MUFG Bank

    11:50
    Market and price outlook

    • Chinese copper demand
    • Liquidity and the implication for global growth
    • US elections and potential trade scenarios
    • Copper supply outlook
    • Electric vehicles and copper demand

    Emil Kalinowski, Manager, Metals Market Research, Wheaton Precious Metals International
    Duncan Hobbs, Research Manager, Concord Resources Ltd
    Robert Edwards, Principal Analyst, CRU