Katanga Mining Briefing is honoured to welcome His Majesty Kgosi Leruo Molotlegi, King of the Royal Bafokeng Nation who will address the audience on what is being done in his community in partnership with the mining companies.

This year, Katanga Mining Briefing celebrates its 4th edition and will be held on 15th -17th of October 2013 following the iPAD DRC Mining and Infrastructure Indaba in Kinshasa, which will be held on 9th – 11th of October 2013 at the Fleuve Congo Hotel in Kinshasa.

The Bafokeng Nation property is one of the largest global deposits of platinum group metals such as platinum, palladium and rhodium. This exclusive presentation by His Majesty King of the Royal Bafokeng Nation is available to all delegates attending Katanga Mining Briefing. His presentation will take place on the 16th of October 2013 at 4pm at the Grand Karavia Hotel in Lubumbashi.

Katanga Mining Briefing is the only international platform and exhibition in the province of Katanga which identifies the main challenges of the mining industry and finds solutions with policymakers.

“This year, Katanga Mining Briefing is honoured to offer you a unique opportunity to engage policymakers and business people, and learn about infrastructure development, skills development strategy and investment potential as the key to industrial growth in the DRC“, announced the conference and exhibition Director, Nicole Smith.

She added that “We have worked with mining companies and the government to ensure that the themes are up-to-date and delegates have the latest update on this flourishing economy”

High level Speakers/experts at iPAD Katanga Mining Briefing (Lubumbashi):

  • H.E. Martin Kabwelulu Labilo, Minister of Mining, DRC.
  • H.E. Moses Katumbi Chapwe, Governor of the Katanga Province, DRC.
  • Ahmed Kalej Nkand, Managing Director, Gécamines, DRC.
  • Claude Polet, Managing Director, Tenke Fungurume Minerals, DRC.
  • Simon Tuma-Waku, Vice President in charge of mining, FEC, DRC.
  • Lindsey Domingo, Country Representative, DRC, Partner and Advisor, Ernst &Young, DRC

To access the program and register today for this unique opportunity, please visit www.ipad-katanga.com

For more information, please contact:
Stephanie Roy
Programme Director
Spintelligent, Clarion Events
Telephone: +27 21 700 3555
Email: stephanie.roy@spintelligent.com