The Global Mining Leaders Conference 2018


About the conference

Leadership, innovation, technology and emerging global issues impacting the global resources industry

The fourth in the series, this forum will bring together industry leaders to share their views on leadership, innovation and technology, and emerging global issues impacting our industry.

This event will include interactive panel discussions with industry thought leaders addressing the following topics:

• Rebuilding trust in the industry
• Making globalisation work
• Technological disruption
• Capitalising on emerging global opportunities

Keynote Speakers

Andrew Wood

Chief Executive Officer, Worley Parsons

Allan Trench

MBA Director, Professor University of Western Australia (UWA) Business School

Clement Soh

Director, EY

Jean Savage

Jean Savage, Caterpillar - Vice President, Surface Mining & Technology

Nev Power

FAusIMM(CP) Chairman, Perth Airports Corporation

Tony O’Neill

Group Director – Technical, Anglo American

Nick Holland

Chief Executive Officer, Gold Fields

Ric Gros

Chief Executive Officer, METS Ignited Australia Ltd

Scott Grimley

Oceania Mining and Metals Leader, EY

Dale Elphinstone

Executive Chairman, Elphinstone Group

Mark Davis

Executive General Manager Operations of Australia/Africa/Asia, MMG

Dr Michael Maxwell

Special Counsel, Clayton Utz

Gary Bearson

Partner, Clayton Utz

Michelle Ash

Chief Innovation Officer, Barrick Gold

Conference Themes

• Technological disruption
• The human system in organisations
• Security of data and reputation
• Building trust
• How to make globalisation work for everyone

All AusIMM conferences feature


Your chance to engage with industry peers and international companies.


Presentations by leading industry figures with opportunities to interact.


A truly global gathering of resource industry professionals.


Attend world-class workshops and technical talks to earn PD hours.