Conference Highlights

Thursday, 14 June 2018

Day 1 

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Shifting focus from a mature local market to international mining standards and demand

  • Presenting innovative and effective banking solutions to support existing mining and upcoming operations
  • Welcome address : Empowering the mining industry to transform and propel the province forward 
  • Improving private and public sector relationship : What is needed to create a conducive business environnment ? 

Creating a shared vision for the sector and aligning stakeholder's interests 

  • Annual report presentation and perspectives for the industry : outlook of metals and minerals in 2018
  • Driving sustainable productivity and guaranteeing bankable projects 

DRC, land of opporunities - keep up with key projects update 

End of day 1

Friday , 15 June 2018

Day 2

Commodity Breakfast : Who is taking the spot on the podium ? 
  • Understanding custom tariffs in the development of the mining industry in RDC 
  • What business model DRC should look at strategically improve its local market ?    


Towards a modernised mining and industrial hub for trade and bilateral business

  • Understanding custom tariffs in the development of the mining industry in RDC 
  • How to improve the efficiency of the five trading corridors ? 

Investing into workforce diversity and performance to streamline operations 

  • Training and development : what is the best approach to integrate the youth ? 
  • How government and private companies could involve universities in their research process ?

From dependency to paternship and self-empowerment

  • Artisanal mining : How to integrate women in more decent jobs around mining activities ? 


How mining companies could work together to put in place security measures around the mines to prevent violence and attacks from illegal diggers ? 

End of day  2

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