NEW YORK, February 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
- Her Excellency, Minister Susan Shabangu, Minister of Mineral Resources, of the Republic of South Africa to Officially Welcome a Global Audience to Mining Indaba XVII on 8 February 2011
Investing in African Mining Indaba is honoured to have Her Excellency, Susan Shabangu, Minister of Mineral Resources, of the Republic of South Africa, to address more than 4,500 confirmed delegates for the upcoming 17th Annual Investing in African Mining Indaba on 7 - 10 February 2011 in Cape Town, South Africa, http://www.MiningIndaba.com.
Minister Shabangu, will deliver welcome remarks to an internationally-diversified audience of financiers, investors, government delegations and other stakeholders vested in the African mining value chain on Tuesday, 8 February 2011 at 07h55 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre.
Investing in African Mining Indaba, the world's largest gathering of mining's most influential stakeholders is honoured to host Minister Shabangu, who will make her second consecutive appearance at the 2011 event.
The four-day conference will include 70+ plus educational sessions focusing on market leading supply and demand expertise on specific minerals (Commodity & Review Outlook), more than 40 African government delegations providing public policy intelligence (Ministerial Presentations), a handful of non-African government presentations showcasing what foreign governments are doing to improve Africa's investment climate. Plus NEW white paper sessions from mining exploration and services companies, and securities exchange sessions presented by internationally-renowned stock exchange commissions. Conference highlights include eight (8) distinguished global visionaries and experts presenting keynote addresses throughout the four days, including:
-- Niall Ferguson, Global Economic Historian and Author, Harvard Professor -- Peter A. Seligmann, CEO and Founder, Conservation International -- Graham Birch, Director, Petropavlosk -- David Hale, Founding Chairman, David Hale Global Economics -- Frank E. Holmes, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer U.S. Global Investors, Inc. -- James Turk, Founder and Chairman, GoldMoney -- Kobus van der Wath, Chief Executive, Bateman Beijing Axis, Founder & Group Managing Director, THE BEIJING AXIS
All participants must be registered and require a badge to access any of Mining Indaba's event activities. Pre-registration is highly recommended for all professionals interested in attending and have not yet confirmed. Internet registration will close 30 January 2011. Please see http://www.MiningIndaba.com for full conference and registration details.
About Investing in African Mining Indaba
Mining Indaba, LLC (http://www.miningindaba.com) has hosted the annual Investing in African Mining Indaba for 17 years, the world's largest gathering of mining's most influential stakeholders and decision-makers vested in African mining. Each year the event is attended by more than 4000 individuals representing more than 800 international companies and approximately 40 government and quasi-government delegation.
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