Impact of the global macro environment on exploration and project financing - What does this mean for the junior sector?
To what extent is the energy transition impacting the flow of financing - both globally and for African projects?
Where do investors see the biggest risks and opportunities for the sector?
How are investors making strategic decisions through the lens of ESG?
Cathy Nader, Principal: Mining and Resources, Nedbank
Shaun Usmar, CEO, & Director, Triple Flag Precious Metals
Julian Treger, President, CEO, & Director, CoTec Holdings Corp
Michael Wrotniak, Investment Manager, Orion Resource Partners
Terry Holohan, MD & CEO, Resolute Mining
Andrew Pardey, Managing Director, Predictive Discovery
Brandon Munro, Chief Executive Officer, Bannerman Energy
John De Vries, CEO, Black Rock Mining
George Bennett, CEO, Rainbow Rare Earths
Keith Bowes, Managing Director, Lotus Resources
Last year we saw a significant drop in commodity prices across the board and have seen volatility ever since - Are we going to come out of this period of instability soon?
Impact of the high inflation environment on the markets
Top drivers and headwinds for the coming year
Supply/demand dynamics are tighter than ever - Where do we see the biggest supply crunches emerging?
Colin Hamilton, Managing Director, Commodities Research, BMO Capital Markets
Guy Young, CFO, Endeavour Mining
Brad Rogers, Chief Executive Officer, Jupiter Mines
Murray Hill, MD & CEO, Elevate Uranium
Pine Van Wyk, Country Director, Forsys Metals
Opportunities that come with the shift to green energy - What’s in it for South Africa?
Challenges that come with the move away from fossil fuels - Accepting the pace of the transition
Financing for this new energy era. Where are there opportunities emerging? Are investors on board?
Key infrastructure needed to ensure a smooth and just transition
Moderator: Jonathan Brufal, Partner, Head of International Projects and Co-Head of Africa Group, Gowling WLG
Veronica Bolton-Smith, CEO, Chair, The Connect Africa Network
Gilles Dumont, Head of Business Development, Juwi
Mohloana Magwai, Business Development Manager, Exxaro Resources
Kgashane Mohale, Senior Industry Specialist, Industrial Development Corporation
Dan Betts, CEO and Interim Executive Chairman, Hummingbird Resources Plc
Luke Alexander, President, CEO & Director, Newcore Gold
Martin Pawlitschek, President & CEO, Sanu Gold
Opportunities and challenges for explorers operating in the region
Investment appetite - How do investors assess the risk of investing in regional projects?
Regulatory considerations impacting investment
Ensuring success - What do juniors need to know about working in the region?
ESG considerations - Ensuring the support from local communities and gaining social licence to operate
Moderator: Miranda Werstiuk, Senior Originator, Monetary Metals
Willem Middelkoop, Founder, Commodity Discovery Fund
Ken Tainton, Exploration Director, Rio Tinto
Paul Quirk, Partner, Lionhead Capital Partners