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The Responsible Extractives Summit 2016 June 21 - 22

Utilise social performance to drive financial success during market downturns

The Responsible Extractives Summit features global leaders from the most sustainable brands in mining, oil and gas sharing real case studies and providing practical advice on overcoming the biggest Environmental and Social Challenges today:

Falling commodity prices and a global agreement on climate change are going to shake up the industry, and #RESEU will help guard against social and environmental risk at uncertain times:

  • Get buy in from the top; CEOs will be sharing their views on trends facing the industry and what it means for Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Learn how to implement your strategies; get practical tools and tips from industry practitioners using a range of case studies
  • Strengthen financial value; leading investors will show you how you can protect your shareholders against horizon risk
  • Increase your access to land and resources; Learn how to work with governments whilst ensuring that your roles are clearly defined
  • Maintain operational excellence; discover how to manage your budget and reduce costs from protests, fines, production delays and compensation

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Complete speaker line-up - Program for all tracks & sessions – Audience breakdown

Your Speaker Line-up for 2016

Alan Davies
Alan Davies

Rio Tinto Diamonds and Minerals

Chief Executive Officer

Jon Drimmer
Jon Drimmer

Barrick Gold Corporation

General Counsel

Holger Grundel
Holger Grundel

Department for International Development

Global Lead of Extractive Industries

Sandy Stash
Sandy Stash

Group Vice President of Sustainability, Safety, Sustainability and External Affairs

Tullow Oil

Daria Goncharova
Daria Goncharova


Chief Sustainability Officer

Kurt Budge

Beowulf Mining

Chief Executive Officer

Abyd Karmali
Abyd Karmali

Bank of America Merryl Linch

Managing Director of Climate Finance

Mick Wilkes
Mick Wilkes


Chief Executive Officer

Phil Murphy
Phil Murphy

BG Group

Vice President & Global Head of Government and Public Affairs

David Couldridge
David Couldridge

Investec Asset Management

Environmental, Social and Governance Investment Analyst

Joanne Freeze
Joanne Freeze

Candente Copper Corporation

President and Chief Executive Officer

Mark Thorpe

Torex Gold

VP Sustainability

Traveling from outside of The EU?

Save £200 to help with flights and accommodation with discount code GLOBAL200

What's New

  • Global issues, local solutions: Hear from industry practitioners about how to implement your Environmental and Social strategies in any local context
  • Our most senior line up yet: Join CEO’s and Senior Executives in an exclusive and interactive environment
  • Fresh perspectives: A renewed speaker line up, with fresh ideas and case studies to learn from
  • More government and investor participation: Engage with all stakeholders working toward a responsible extractives industry

Key Themes for 2016:

The agenda is broken down into the following themes. Click here to see the full list of sessions

The Ethical Corporation Difference

We have been producing events for 15 years and have evolved our events to reflect the needs of our customers. We spend a lot of time engaging and listening to our community to understand how we can help tackle issues at our conferences

  • Practical and business focused insight: Leave our events with proven, actionable ideas and strategy from innovative companies that are pushing forward the sustainability and responsible business agenda
  • Tackling the issues that matter: Year-round research and open-ended discussion with C-Suite and Directors within business guarantees conference themes reflect the current issues, challenges and opportunities
  • Guaranteed learning: Interactive workshops, roundtable debates, case studies and panel Q&As ensure you get the answers you’re looking for. We create a learning, not listening environment, where everyone is encouraged to engage in the discussion
  • Senior-level networking: Senior-level professionals both speak and attend our events, providing you with a unique environment for peer-to-peer relationship building

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Complete speaker line-up - Program for all tracks & sessions – Audience breakdown

Brands in attendance

For the past 7 years The Responsible Extractives Summit has featured the biggest names in mining, oil and gas, including these organisations

Anglo American
UK Government
Rio Tinto
Gold Corp
BG Group
AngloGold Ashanti
Aviva Investors
Deutsche Bank
First Peoples Worldwide
Exxon Mobil
Noble Energy
JP Morgan Chase
Tahoe Resources Inc.
MOL Group
Dow Jones Sustainability Index
Calvert Investments

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2015 featured even more CEO’s and senior executives than ever before - Have a look at who registered…

Here is a sample of some of the attendees last year, click here to see the full list

Job Title Company
Chief Executive OfficerVedanta Resources
Group Head of Social PerformanceBG Group
Chief Executive OfficerBeowulf Mining
Deputy Head & Regional Director for Eastern & Southern Africa & Middle EastExtractives Industry Transparency Initiative
Chief Executive OfficerPNE Group
Head of Social PerformancePetrofac
Executive DirectorJP Morgan
Head of Responsible Investment EngagementAviva Investors
Environment, CO2 and Social Performance Discipline Lead Upstream InternationalShell
Global Sustainability SpecialistBP
Head of SRI ResearchAberdeen Asset Management
MP & former Under-Secretary for Foreign Affairs and the CommonwealthUK Government
Executive Vice President of Corporate AffairsGoldCorp

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Complete speaker line-up - Program for all tracks & sessions – Audience breakdown

A Proven Track-Record

Ethical Corporation has been running leading CSR business Summits for 15 years. For the past 6 years we’ve been running Europe’s leading summit on CSR in the extractives industry. Below are a few thoughts from attendees at our previous events...

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Complete speaker line-up - Program for all tracks & sessions – Audience breakdown

Download the detailed event brochure

Complete speaker line-up - Program for all tracks & sessions – Audience breakdown

Summit aims

The #RESEU agenda has been built so that you leave with practical tools and tips to achieve the aims below

Agenda at a Glance

120+ leading professionals are set to come together to discuss the key issues facing companies in the extractives sector. Receive practical advice and strategic insight on subjects such as increasing access to land & resources, improving partnerships with stakeholders, and embedding sustainable values throughout your organisation to mitigate internal risk. Reserve your place before May 6th to save £200!

#RESEU guarantee: Practical solutions to global issues, as addressed by expert speakers from business, governments and the investment community.

Like to know more?

If you've a question left unanswered, or would like to know more information, get in touch with me using the below contact details;

Steve Wade

Steve Wade

Project Director
Ethical Corporation

Phone: +44 (0) 207 422 4361

Phone (US): +1800 814 3459 x 4361


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