2017 Confirmed Speakers To-date

Michael Gunner

The Hon. Michael Gunner MLA, Chief Minister, Northern Territory

Ken Vowles

Hon Ken Vowles, Minister for Primary Industry and Resources, NT

Alistair Trier

Alister Trier, Chief Executive, Department of Primary Industry and Resources, NT

Ian Scrimgeour

Dr Ian Scrimgeour, Executive Director, Northern Territory Geological Survey

Matt Briggs

Matt Briggs, Managing Director, ABM Resources

James FOX

James Fox, Managing Director & CEO, PNX Metals Limited

Andrew Corbett

Andrew Corbett, Managing Director, Kingston Resources

Rob Bills, Managing Director, Emmerson Resources

Gavin Lockyer, Managing Director, Arafura Resources

paul burton

Paul Burton, Managing Director, TNG Limited

Duncan van der Merwe, Group Managing Director, Tellus Holdings


Roger Jackson, Managing Director, Ark Mines

Klaus Helms

Klaus Helms, CEO, Gumatj Corporation

Chris Tziolis

Chris Tziolis, Managing Director, Verdant Minerals Ltd


Francois Hardy, General Manager, Newmont Tanami Operations

Ben Devries

Ben Devries, General Manager – Gove Operations, Rio Tinto


Greg Ashe, Chief Operating Officer – Australian Zinc Assets, Glencore

Stephen Biggins

Stephen Biggins, Managing Director, Core Exploration

Mike Taylor

Mike Taylor, Exploration Manager, Teck Australia

Murray Meaton

Murray Meaton, AO, Director, Australian Institute of Energy

Andrew Lee

Andrew Lee, Thought Disrupter

David Ward

David Ward, Chief Geologist, Bacchus Resources

Mark Pervan

Mark Pervan, Chief Economist, AME Group

Les Cox

Les Cox, Regional Manager, Association of Mining and Exploration Companies Inc (AMEC)