Speakers

The Summit will see the gathering of Ministers, Senior Mining Officials and top industry stakeholders from in and around the African Continent - including Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central Africa Region, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo - along with top industry players from North America, Europe, Australia and Asia.






7th WaCA Mining 2015 Government & Industry Speakers Include:

•      Hon Nii Osah Mills, Minister, Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, Ghana
•      Dr Toni Aubynn, CEO, Minerals Commission, Ghana
•      Benjamin Aryee, Advisor (Mining) to Minister, Ministry of Lands & Natural Resources, Ghana
•      Sulemanu Kone, CEO, Ghana Chamber of Mines
•      Daniel Amlalo, Executive Director, Environmental Protection Authority, Ghana
•      Johan Ferreira, Head of Africa & Regional SVP, Newmont Mining Corporation and President, Ghana Chamber of Mines
•      Alfred Baku, Executive Vice President & Head of West Africa, Gold Fields
•      Daniel Owiredu, Chief Operating Officer & EVP, Golden Star Resources
•      Attie Roux, Chief Operating Officer, Endeavour Mining
•      Koos Nel, Vice President Stakeholder Relations & Security, Banro Corporation
•      Ibrahima Lamine Wane, Former Mines & Energy Minister and currently Managing Director, Wafa Mining & Petroleum Mauritania
•      Joseph Danso, Executive Secretary of NaDef and Head of Community Development, Newmont Mining Corporation
•      Koffi Germain Tchokpon, Director General, Office Beninois de Recherches Geologiques et Minieres, Benin
•      Dr Hilaire Elenga, Director Geological Research Centre, Ministry of Mines, Congo
•      Alioune Sarr, Director of Project & Facilities, Ministry of Energy & Mines, Senegal
•      George Brakoh, Regional Manager, Local Business Supply Chain Department, Newmont Mining Corporation
•      Chris Howell, Vice President, Mining & Primary Metals, Veolia
•      Linus Osita Okeke, Partner, Forensic/Fraud Investigation & Dispute Services Leader (West Africa), Ernst & Young
•      Madeline R Young, Manager, Corporate Integrity & Compliance Assurance, Ernst & Young LLP
•      Prof Jerry Samuel Yaw Kuma, Vice Chancellor, The University of Mines & Technology, Ghana
•      Eduan Pieterse, Managing Director, VBKom Projects
•      George Kwatia, Partner, Pricewaterhouse Coopers
•      Craig Anderson, Managing Director, 888 Investment Group Holdings Pty Ltd
•      Dr Andreas Barth, Managing Director, Beak Consultants GmbH
•      Herman Grobler, Managing Director, Miwatek



Call to Mining Technology & Service Providers

As the region's premier mining industry event, WaCA Mining is an excellent opportunity to showcase your technology and innovation. Limited speaking slots are available to sponsors and senior exhibitors.

We invite you to submit an abstract to share your knowledge, experience and ideas with high level influencers and strategic decision makers. Send your abstract, name, company and job title to marketing2@magenta-global.com.sg.