Unlocking sustained value from
gold deposits

World Gold 2019



Conference themes

  • Pre-concentration and coarse particle gangue rejection
  • Gold ore characterisation approaches for a new era of processing
  • Innovative Mining Practices/Developments
  • Pre-oxidation of refractory ores
  • Sensors, monitoring and control
  • Mineralogy and Characterisation
  • Exploration of new gold deposits
  • Gold Mine Optimisation (Mining, Processing and Exploration)
  • Water in the modern gold mine: enhancing quality, managing chemistry and targeting less intensive usage options
  • New developments in Comminution (crushing and grinding)
  • Economic design and modelling of comminution circuits
  • Process Flowsheet Optimisation
  • Filtered tailings and mitigation of tailings dam risks
  • Life of Mine (mine closure, community engagement, etc.)
  • Digital Transformation / Industry 4.0
  • Geology on Orogenic Gold Deposits

Sponsorship opportunities available

Keynote Speakers

Bill Beament

Executive Chairman, Northern Star

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Jim Beyer

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Regis Resources

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Prof JJ Eksteen

Chair, Extractive Metallurgy, Western Australian School of Mines

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Ian Glacken

Director, Optiro

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Dr Vanessa Guthrie

Chair, Minerals Council of Australia

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Simon Hille

Group Executive – Technical Engineering, Newmont Goldcorp

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Elizabeth Lewis-Gray

Chairman and Managing Director, Gekko Systems

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Dr Steve Morrell

SMC Testing Pty Ltd

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Daniel van der Spuy

Technical Director, Process IQ Pty Ltd

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