Mining and Sustainability Forum 

The forum focuses on fostering proactive minerals cooperation among Southeast Asian countries. It will also facilitate dialogue aimed at promoting Southeast Asia as a sustainable destination for mineral investments. Presentations will cover insights into best practices gleaned from mining advancements in established jurisdictions, as well as an exploration of the implications of the energy transition for the Southeast Asia mineral sector. Special attention will be given to critical minerals and metals vital for this transition.

Tuesday, September 17, 2024
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
SGX Academy 1

This opening session will explore:

  • How best practices to drive sustainable development and innovative growth within the region’s mining industry.
  • Actionable insights and strategies to advance mining policy frameworks. 
  • How to build a progressive, responsible, and sustainable industry.


12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
SGX Academy 1

This session will delve into:

  • Understanding Western Australia's regulatory framework to ensure ethical practices and maximise benefits for all stakeholders.
  • Cutting-edge mining and processing techniques to boost efficiency and sustainability while fostering economic growth and innovation.
Bill Johnston
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
SGX Academy 1

This session will analyse:

  • The current state of EV infrastructure and raw material supply chains. 
  • Strategic initiatives driving the transition to electric mobility across ASEAN-6. 
  • Insights into the opportunities and challenges in the mining industry that are critical for advancing EV adoption in the region.
Greg Pan
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
SGX Academy 1