Throughout the year, WIM UK organises a variety of events for our members and friends – ranging from networking drinks and educational panels to technical presentations and professional development workshops. Please click through the calendar below to view our latest schedule. Everyone is welcomed, regardless of gender!
Due to COVID-19 restrictions around the world, all of our events have been postponed or moved to an online forum for the time being. We look forward to seeing you all again soon but until then we hope that you, your families and friends keep safe and healthy during these unprecedented times. In the meantime, visit our COVID-19 Resources page, which is regularly updated with links to interesting webinars and talks that will keep you entertained and informed.
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WIM Event: Blockchain and Other Technologies in Natural Resources
October 3, 2019 at 18:00 - 20:30
Blockchain and Other Technologies in Natural Resources- kindly sponsored by Fladgate
In a world where blockchain technology is the source of wide-spread disruption across a range of industries, Women in Mining, in conjunction with Fladgate LLP are delighted to be hosting a panel event to explore the uptake of blockchain and other technologies in the mining industry.
From contract management and provenance to more futuristic and far-ranging uses, there are clear advantages and exciting opportunities for the sector from adopting new technology to drive both efficiency and productivity. Our expert panellists will share their experience of specific uses and applications of technology in the mining sector and we will discuss the significant challenges standing in the way of the benefits digital solutions promise.
Join us to discuss and debate blockchain-driven disruption across the mining industry. Following the speaking session there will be an opportunity for Q&A with the panel, followed by drinks, kindly sponsored by Fladgate.
Moderator: Sandra Bates, Partner, Corporate, Fladgate LLP
Michillay Brown, Industry Transformation, Tracr
Eira Thomas, CEO, Lucara Diamond
Arnoud Star Busmann, Chief Executive Officer, MineHub Technologies Inc
Rebecca Campbell, Partner, White & Case LLP
Derick de Wit, Senior Project Manager, Micon International Co Limited
To register for this event, please CLICK HERE.