LONDON, March 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
CRU's World Copper Conference (http://www.worldcopperconference.com) returns to Santiago on 4 - 6 April, as part of the Annual Cesco Week, attracting over 400 of the copper industry's most influential decision makers.
This annual gathering, now in its 15th year, is considered the foremost copper conference and is perfectly timed so that senior professionals in the global copper industry can come together and understand how global market forces will impact their commercial and operational decisions this year.
The three-day event starts with a site visit to the AngloAmerican mine, Los Bronces, before two-days of exclusive presentations, debates, case studies, discussions and unparalleled networking.
It will deliver exclusive presentations from a renowned faculty of 35 international, regional and local speakers discussing the issues that will drive the market in the short and long term with. Speakers will include Aurora Williams, Minister of Mining, Government of Chile, Javier Cordova, Minister of Mines, Government of Ecuador, Nelson Pizarro, Chief Executive Officer, Codelco, Diego Hernández, CEO, Antofagasta plc, John MacKenzie, Executive Chairman, Mantos Copper, Jerry Jiao, Vice President, China Minmetals Corporation.
The 2016 conference will also include several new features.
We have added to our already extensive programme, for the first time, speakers offering insights on operations in Brazil, Peru, China, Iran and Australia. Presenters include Robert Friedland, Chairman and Founder, Ivanhoe Mines, Tito Martins, Chief Executive Officer, Votorantim Metais, Christophe Malik Akli, President, Paranapanema.
Attendees can also attend the Case Study Collection, 15 minute presentations, showcasing examples of best practice or innovations that could be adopted to help their business with companies presenting from as far-a-field as Canada and Australia.
Once again the event finishes with the dedicated Sulphuric Acid Market Seminar on 6 April.
Alongside the conference, a three-day exhibition will feature a variety of stands showcasing technology and service providers to the industry including Breen, Brady, Brass and Air Liquide.
We are also pleased to welcome a variety of sponsors, many of whom are also exhibiting, including AngloAmerican, Bechtel, Fluor, ABB, Aramark, Outotec, SNC Lavalin, Hatch, ENFI, SMBC, LME, Mizuho, FLSmidth, Solgold and Amec Foster Wheeler.
We look forward to welcoming you to Santiago.
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