2013 Presenters to date


Click on the name of the presenter to view their biography and the name of the company to view the company website.

Senator the Hon Bob Carr

Minister for Foreign Affairs

Australian Federal Government

Hon Richard Marles MP

Minister for Trade

Australian Federal Government

Hon Gary Gray AO MP

Minister for Resources & Energy

Australian Federal Government

Hon Colin Barnett MEc MLA

Premier, Western Australia

Department of Premier & Cabinet

Hon Susan Shabangu

Minister for Mineral Resources

Republic of South Africa

Hon Evode Imena

Minister of State in charge of Mining

Republic of Rwanda

Hon Onkokame Kitso Mokaila

Minister of Minerals, Energy & Water Resources

Republic of Botswana

HE Hussein Abdi Dualeh

Minister of Energy & Minerals

Republic of Somaliland

Hon Salif Lamoussa Kabore

Minister of Mines, Quarries & Energy

Republic of Burkina Faso

HE Sindiso Ngwenya

Secretary General

Common Market for Eastern & Southern Africa (COMESA)

Hon Yaw Effah-Baafi

Deputy Miniser of Lands & Natural Resources

Republic of Ghana

Hon Abdul Noormahomed

Deputy Minister of Mineral Resources

Republic of Mozambique

HE Regis Immongault

Minister of Industry & Mines

Republic of Gabon

Hon Pierre Oba

Minister of Mines & Geology

Republic of Congo

HE Manuel Francisco Queiroz         

Minister of Geology & Mining

Republic of Angola

Hon Christopher Yaluma

Minister of Mines, Energy & Water

Republic of Zambia

Hon Musa Mohammed Sada

Minister of Mines & Steel Development

Republic of Nigeria

Hon Martin Kabwelulu

Minister of Mines

Democratic Republic of Congo

Nick Holland

Chief Executive Officer

Gold Fields Ltd

Graeme Robertson


Intra Energy Corporation

Steve Zaninovich

Chief Operating Officer

Gryphon Minerals Ltd

Rick Yeates

Managing Director

Middle Island Resources Ltd

Benjamin Bell

Managing Director

Australian Mines Ltd

Stephen Stone

Managing Director

Azumah Resources Limited

Scott Sullivan

Executive Chairman

Minbos Resources Limited

Andrew McIlwain

Managing Director & CEO

Unity Mining Limited

Len Kolff

Managing Director

Tawana Resources NL

Ann Ledwidge

Exploration Manager

Orbis Gold Limited

Mark Major

Managing Director

Hodges Resources Limited

Neil Meadows

Managing Director

IMX Resources Limited

Scott Lowe

Managing Director & CEO

Blackthorn Resources Ltd

John Welborn

Managing Director & CEO

Equatorial Resources Ltd

Craig Mackay

Managing Director

Golden Rim Resources Ltd

Michael Blakiston


Gilbert & Tobin Lawyers

Allan Mulligan

Managing Director

Walkabout Resources Ltd

Dave Hammond

Technical Director

Peak Resources Ltd

John Borshoff

Managing Director

Paladin Energy Ltd

Greg Cochran

Managing Director

Deep Yellow Ltd

Brad Marwood

Managing Director

Tiger Resources Ltd

Bill Turner


Australia-Africa Mining Industry Group (AAMIG)

Neil Woodyer


Endeavour Mining Ltd

Bruce McFadzean

Managing Director & CEO

Mawson West Ltd

Mark Connelly

Managing Director & CEO

Papillon Resources Ltd

Paul Roberts

Managing Director

Predictive Discovery Ltd

Giulio Casello


Sundance Resources Ltd

Christophe Asselineau


Shearman & Sterling LLP

Tim Putt


Sabre Resources Ltd

Tokkas Van Heerden


Kaboko Mining Ltd

Paul Kitto

Managing Director

Ampella Mining Ltd

Rupert Morgan

Executive Director

Arthur J Gallagher International

Tim Carstens

Managing Director

Base Resources Ltd

Mike Gloyne

Chief Operating Officer

PMI Gold Corp

Peter Sullivan

Chief Executive Officer

Resolute Mining Ltd

Frazer Tabeart

Managing Director

African Energy Resources

Andrew Spinks


Kibaran Resources Ltd

Mario Pezzini


OECD Development Centre

Rob Edel

Global Head of Mining

DLA Piper

Anthony Bergin

Deputy Director

ASPI - Australian Strategic Policy Institute

Grant Davey

Managing Director

Cradle Resources Ltd

Kevin Joseph

Executive Director

Kogi Iron Ltd

Peter Landau

Executive Director

NKWE Platinum Ltd

Ally B Samage

Commissioner of Minerals, Ministry of Energy & Minerals

Republic of Tanzania

Zenon Wozniak

Director Projects

First Qantum Minerals Ltd