Content streams

Evolution of African Mining: Investing in the Energy Transition, ESG and Economies

The content and discussions ran under this theme, where together the industry explored how Africa, and more particularly mining, investors, and society – can thrive amid the decarbonisation, social, technological, and economic (‘the sociotechnomic and decarbonisation dispensation’) that prevail across the continent.
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Monday 9, Tuesday 10, Wednesday 11 | Stage A

Main Stage

The centrepiece of Mining Indaba’s content programme gave a platform to the mining sector’s most senior executives to draw together the key themes. Focusing on the overarching theme 'Evolution of African Mining'.

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The Welgemeend, 2 Welgemeend St, Gardens, Cape Town

NEW: 121 Mining Investment

In May, Mining Indaba and 121 Mining Investment teamed up to deliver an unrivalled offering for the entire African mining ecosystem and drove the sustainable development of African mining economies.

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Tuesday 10 & Wednesday 11 | Stage C

NEW: Infrastructure & Supply Chain Forum

The forum addressed the growing importance of the mine’s role in developing communities and local economies.

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NEW: Innovation & Research Battlefield

It’s the place for research innovation to be piloted at speed to build workable mining for development solutions to meet current market demand.

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Wednesday 11 | Stage B

NEW: Junior ESG Awards

The brand-new Mining Indaba inaugural awards highlighted junior mining companies that excel in making a significant positive ESG impact.

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Wednesday 11 & Thursday 12 | Stage B

Investment Battlefield

The platform famed for pitching Africa’s hottest junior mining companies against each other to a panel of investor judges. Congratulations to our 2022 winner!

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Sunday 8 | The Westin

Ministerial Symposium (Invite only)

The highly prestigious invite-only annual engagement helped create stronger public-private cooperation and encouraged the highest level of development planning. 

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 Wednesday 11 | The Westin

Intergovernmental Summit

African and International Ministers, mining executives, multilaterals and NGOs gathered to optimise mineral resource governance in Africa, maximise investment and enhance socio-economic benefits.

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Monday 9 & Wednesday 11 | Roof Terrace

Country Case Studies

An in-depth understanding of a country’s complete mining profile, including its prevailing policy and regulatory environment, specific projects, and investment opportunities.

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Monday 9, Tuesday 10, Wednesday 11 | Stage C

Mining 2050

Explored the metamorphosis of mining technology and how technology has helped to safeguard communities whilst driving operations.

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Tuesday 10 | Stage B

Green Metals Day

Brung together mining companies, investors, and end-users to provide challenges and opportunities in the li-ion and hydrogen fuel cell supply chains.

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Tuesday 10 | The Westin

Sustainable Development Day

The Sustainable Development Day aims to bring sustainability into the core of every mining business. The interactive and engaging platform encouraged open dialogue.

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Thursday 12 | Roof Terrace

General Counsel Forum

A unique platform which brought together Africa’s finest legal minds to create, debate, and knowledge exchange on Africa’s complex and vibrant natural resources sector.

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Thursday 12

Young Leaders Programme

The Young Leaders Programme helps supports the industry recruit the best young talent coming out of higher education who are exploring the possibility of a career in the mining sector.

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Networking Functions

Delegates enjoyed the luxurious surroundings of Cape Town’s most exclusive venues to network with like-minded individuals that left them inspired and equipped with actionable takeaways for their business’ success.

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