Program 26 januari 2015

Dag 1, 26 januari – Preliminärt program

Current Trends in Exploration

Moderator: Kaj Lax, avdelningschef, Sveriges Geologiska Undersökning (SGU)
Lokal: Vinterträdgården

08.30 Welcoming address
Lena Söderberg, generaldirektör, Sveriges Geologiska Undersökning (SGU)
08.35 Sweden’s and Finland’s position in the Fraser institute annual survey of mining
Fred McMahon, Director, Fraser Institute
08.55 Exploration trends
Jonas Wiik, Exploration Director, Boliden Mines
09.15 Mandalay Resources – New Investor in Sweden
Chris Gregory, General Manager, Corporate Development and Exploration, Mandalay Resources, Australasia
09.30 LKAB:s expansion in Malmfälten – Growth through Exploration
Per-Olov Fjällborg, Exploration Manager, LKAB
09.45 Country Review – Exploration and Minerals Policy in Sweden
Mikael Gröning, Deputy Director, Minstry of Enterprise, Energy and Communications
10.00 Kaffe

Financing and Investment in Nordic Mining

10.40 An unsynchronised mining bust – What lies ahead for the Nordics’ metal exposure?
Martin Jansson, Senior Commodity Strategist, Handelsbanken
11.00 Mining Financing Trends – Recent Nordic Transactions
Kimmo Viertola, Investment Director, Finnish Industry Investment
11.20 Toronto: the Global market for Mining Finance – 2014 update
Graham Dallas, Head of Business Development, Toronto Stock Exchange
11.40 Listing and capital raising on the stock exchange
Erja Retzén, Director, Nasdaq
12.00 Lunch

Workshops – Parallell Sessions

13.00 Workshop 1 – Challenges with Natural Resource Extraction and indigenous people – Land use and Land planning
Lokal: Vinterträdgården
Moderator: Lennart Gustavsson, ordförande, Georange

Panel:
– Åsa Persson, Bergmästare
– Jenny Wik-Karlsson, verksamhetschef, förbundsjurist, Svenska Samernas Riksförbund (SSR)
– Christina Allard, Universitetslektor, Luleå Tekniska Universitet (LTU), Norges arktiska universitet (UiT)
– Anders Lundkvist, yttre miljö och energi, Svemin

The workshop will cover these areas:
1. Presentation of current research
2. Mines and Minerals in Sapmi
3. Case Studies- Are there any successtories?
4. Communication and legislation

Rundabordssamtal

13.00 Workshop 2 – Financing of mining projects
Lokal: Royal
Moderatorer: Carl-Wilhelm Levert, Director, PwC och
Johan Bradley, Managing Director, SRK Consulting (Sweden)

The workshop will cover these areas:
1. Overview and current trends in capital markets
2. Presentation of financing options (traditional equity/debt financing, streaming & royalty agreements)
3. Trends and providers
4. What makes a good exploration story?
5. Why use international reporting standards?
6. Managing your project risks

Rundabordssamtal

14.15 Förflyttning från Royal till Vinterträdgården
14.30 Från Prospekteringsframgångar till småskalig guldbrytning i Vindelgransele!
Bengt Ljung, VD, Botnia Exploration Holding AB

14.45

Paneldiskussion

Moderator: Emma Härdmark, kommunikationsansvarig, SveMin
Lokal: Vinterträdgården

– Fred McMahon, Fraser Instiute
– Johan Bradley, Managing Director, SRK Consulting (Sweden)
– Kimmo Viertola, Finnish Industry Investment
– Lena Söderberg, generaldirektör, Sveriges Geologiska Undersökning (SGU)

Summering

15.15 Kaffe och registrering

Eftermiddagsprogram – International Outlook

16.00 Welcoming address
Lennart Gustavsson, ordförande, Georange
16.05 Key-note address to the conference
Community Relations and Mineral Exploration
Glenn Nolan, the immediate past president of the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)
16.25 A revitalized industry policy for a modern mining industry
Mikael Damberg, Närings- och innovationsminister
16.45 The European Mining industry – an outlook
Corina Heberstreit, Director Euromines
17.00 Modern social structure and innovative business developments in the mining and mineral industry – How the EU Raw Materials Strategy can contribute
Mattia Pellegrini, Head of Unit for Raw Materials, Metals and Minerals – DG Enterprise and Industry, European Commission

17.15

Panel Discussion – The Outlook for Sustainable Arctic Mining Oppurtunites and Risks

Moderatorer: Emma Härdmark, kommunikationsansvarig, SveMin och
Håkan Tarras-Wahlberg, CEO, Swedish Geological AB
Lokal: Vinterträdgården

– Lars-Eric Aaro, VD och Koncernchef, LKAB
– Glenn Nolan, the immediate past president of the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)
– Olof Faxander, VD, Sandvik
– Lennart Evrell, VD, Boliden
– Nyamko Sabuni, CSR Director, ÅF

18.15

Middag med Västerbottentema

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