Agenda Day 2

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Registration and Morning Refreshments
Conference Opening
Investment Leader’s Panel
Precious metals in prevailing volatility
  • Positioning portfolios to protect against inflation

  • The resource replacement challenge, finding high grades and the role of good exploration

  • Are there signs that silver will see a sustained upswing? Will a solar boom result in a surge in demand?

  • Will M&A activity continue to ramp up?


Randy Smallwood, Chief Executive Officer, Wheaton Precious Metals

Ian Williams, Portfolio Manager, Charteris Treasury Portfolio Managers

Georges Lequime, Strategic Metals Fund Manager, Amati Global Investors

John McCluskey, President & CEO, Alamos Gold

Adrian Ash, Director of Research, BullionVault

CEO Presentations - Precious Metals Project
Closing the Loop
Developing a truly circular economy for critical minerals


Hans Eric Melin, Managing Director, Circular Energy Storage

Battery Recycling Panel
The future of the recycling structure across the value chain and the role for investors
  • How are recycling sectors developing for both cathode and anode materials? What is the future of the recycling structure across the value chain?

  • What impact could policy measures around black-mass circularity have on minimising domestic supply chain weakness?

  • How will recycling play into new and developing chemistry pathways?

  • Exploring the efficacy of battery passports and other European initiatives to support circularity and traceability


Hans Eric Melin, Managing Director, Circular Energy Storage

Serhat Aydogdu, Investment Director, Just Climate

CEO Presentations
Rare Earths and Magnets Panel
  • How is the UK positioning itself within the REE value chain?

  • Examining the drivers behind China’s proposed export ban on magnet technology and what this means for Europe

  • How is end of life magnet recycling capacity developing – Birmingham pilot plant success story in a nascent industry

  • Exploring best practice policy support for growing domestic supply chains and improving the investment proposition for downstream production


Christopher Ecclestone, Principal, Mining Strategist, Hallgarten & Company

Lunch and Networking
Assay TV Interviews
Mining CEO’s discuss their projects on stage in a series of deep dive interviews
Farewell Drinks
End of Conference - Thanks for Attending