Day 1

08:00 – Registration opens

08:50 – Welcome and business card exchange

09:00 – ead Investor Panel: Outlook to 2020 and beyond for the metals and mining investment sector

• Observations on the current macro-influences impacting the mining sector – US and China trade war, Brexit, Section 232, EV Boom, rising interest rates.
• What can management teams be focusing on to maximise value creation – cost discipline, investing in growth, M&A or rewarding shareholder patience with dividend
• What needs to change for the much required capital to flow back into the sector?

Mining CEO Presentations

11:00 – Exploration Panel: What are the challenges and drivers for junior exploration investor?

• With a changing landscape for the mining sector generally how is the exploration space holding up?
• Is both active and passively managed funds important for exploration activities?

Joe Mazumdar, Economic Geologist,Exploration Insights

Mining CEO Presentations

13:00 – Lunch and Networking

Mining CEO presentations

15:30 – Alternative Finance Panel:ow is financing evolving for the junior mining sector?

• What are the parameters and risk disciplines financiers set when assessing a mining company?
• Current geopolitical climate from the US – how is this affecting financing of mineral extraction companies?
• Can streams and royalties be expected to continue to perform well in more positive market conditions?

Mining CEO Presentations

17:00 – Commodity Focus:Investment In Copper 2020 and beyond

• Are new mines brought into production fast enough to satisfy global demand increases?

17:30 – End of day one and 121 networking drinks