CONFERENCE PROGRAM - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5 - DAY 1

09.00
Registration - Arrival of Conference Participants
09.30
Opening Remarks

Aleksandar Antic, Minister of Mining and Energy of the Republic of Serbia

09.50
MINING AS A SOURCE FOR CREATING NATIONAL WEALTH – WORLD EXPERIENCE

H.E. Kati Csaba, Ambassadorof Canada to Serbia
H.E. Sian MacLeod, Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Serbia
H.E. Chen Bo, Ambassadorof China to Serbia
H.E. Ruth Stewart, Ambassadorof Australia to Serbia
H.E. Kimmo Lahdevirta, Ambassadorof Finland to Serbia
H.E. Jan Lundin, Ambassadorof Sweden to Serbia
Chair: Geraint Bowden, Senior Partner, ERM London

11.05
Welcome Remarks

Branko Zecevic, President, GRAS
Mirjana Doncic Beaton, Managing Director, CANSEE

11.20
Break – coffee/tea
11.50
FEMALE LEADERSHIP: WOMEN IN MINING - powered by Canada

Teodora Dechev, CEO and President, Mundoro Capital Inc
Dragana Davidovic, Project Manager Timok Gold Project, Dundee Precious Metals
Biljana Rankic, Director, Balkan Gold
Slobodanka Lazarev, CEO, Mineral Grupa & CTO, Jantar Grupa
Chair: H.E. Kati Csaba, Ambassador of Canada to Serbia

13.00
REALIZING THE FULL POTENTIAL OF SERBIA'S MINERAL RESOURCES

prof. dr Stevica Dedjanski, State Secretary, Ministry of Mining and Energy of the Republic of Serbia
Srdjan Gavrilovic, Manager Commercial, Rio Tinto,  Jadar Project Serbia
Stephen Ndegwa, Country Manager for Serbia, World Bank
Fabian Baker, President and COO, Tethyan Resources Corp.
Chair: Geraint Bowden, Senior Partner, ERM London

14.05
THE BEST INTERNATIONAL PRACTICE AND SUSTAINABLE MINING

Damien Gregoire, VP Public Affairs, Natural Resources and HSE, Carmeuse Europe     
Peter Robinson, Chief Advisor for Mining Operations, Metalfer
Branislav Grbovic, Project Director & Regional Director SE, Wood, Australia
Alexander Palkovsky, COO/CFO, Euro Lithium Inc.
Chair: Aleksandar Vulovic, Compliance and Community Relations Advisor, Medgold Resources Corp.

15.10
Break – light lunch
16:00
FUNDING POSSIBILITIES IN MINING SECTOR AND MINING LAW

Eric Rasmussen, Director Natural Resources, EBRD
Luka Lopicic, Partner, Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooper. with Schoenherr
Ros Lund, Specialist/Mining & Infrastructure, UK Department for International Trade
dr Milan Parivodic, General Legal Counsel, GRAS
Chair: Nenad Stankovic, Partner, Stankovic & Partners

17:00
MINING AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION

MSc Sabina Ivanovic, Environmental Assessments WG Coordinator, Ministry of Environmental Protection
MSc Gordana Petkovic, Senior Counsel, Parivodic Advokati/Lawyers
Chair: dr Milan Parivodic, General Legal Counsel, GRAS

17:30
End of 1st Day

CONFERENCE PROGRAM - WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 6 - DAY 2

09:00
Registration - Arrival of Conference Participants
09.35
Opening Remarks

Ivan Jankovic, Assistant Minister, Ministry of Mining and Energy of the Republic of Serbia

09:50
MINING DEVELOPMENT: IMPACT TO LOCAL SOCIETIES – PROGRESS REPORT

Aleksandar Milikic, Mayor, City of Bor
Ljubinko Djokic, Assistant Mayor, City of Loznica
Vladimir Zaharijev, President, Bosilegrad Municipality
dr Nebojsa Arsic, President, Medvedja Municipality
Dragan Popovic, President, Majdanpek Municipality
Chair: Aleksandar Vulovic, Compliance and Community Relations Advisor, Medgold Resources Corp.

11.20
Break – coffee/tea
11.50
INNOVATIONS IN MINING: EQUIPMENT AND TECHNOLOGY

DRAEGER Representative
Marcin Mrowiec, Sales Support Manager - Mining Europe, Metso Poland
Chair: Dragan Milosevic, Manager, Terragold&co d.o.o Belgrade

12.30
WHAT MINING MEANS IN OUR LIFE?

dr Vladimir Simic, Professor, University of Belgrade, Faculty of Mining and Geology

13.00
Adjourn – light lunch – Sponsored by GRAS