Over the three days there are a number of free to attend technical workshops taking place alongside the exhibition:
Tuesday 13th June 2017 12.00pm - 4.30pm
|12.00 - 13.00||Exhibitor Technical Session|
|13.00 - 14.00||Digital Mining||Deloitte Session|
|14.00 - 15.00||The Importance of High Quality lubricant For Different Industries||Olatunde Alausa, Soatec Engineering|
|16.00 - 16.30||Construction/ Mining Project Security||Halogen|
Wednesday 14th June 2017 9.00 am - 5.00pm
The Federation of Construction Industry (FOCI) hosting: “Sustainability of the Construction Industry in Nigeria”
|10.30 - 11.30||Insuring Construction Projects||Mr Adebayo Ojo
Fountain Insurance Brokers Ltd
Deputy Managing Director
|11.30 - 12.30||Skilled Manpower||Engr. Stephen Awoyele
Delegation of German Industry & Commerce In Nigeria
|13.30 - 14.30||Sustainability of Construction Industry||Engr. (Dr) Victor Oyenuga
Vasons Concept Consultants Ltd, Lagos
|14.30 - 15.30||Project Financing||FOCI Member|
|15.30 - 16.30||Technical Session||FOCI Member|
Thursday 15th June
|10.30 - 11.00||Extract Every Ounce of Value from your Quarry and Mine Material||Wayne Warren, Business Development Manager Sub Saharan Africa, CDE|
|11.00 - 12.00||Artisanal Mining Session/Workshop||Gbenga Ojo, Afromin Consulting Ltd|
|13.00 - 14.00||Total Solutions for the Mining & Construction Industry||Total PLC|
|14.00 - 15.00||Creating a favourable regulatory environment for infrastructure projects in Nigeria||TBC|
|15.00 - 15.30||Technical Construction Session||TBC|
10.30 - 11.00 Extract Every Ounce of Value from your Quarry and Mine Material
Wayne Warren, Business Development Manager Sub Saharan Africa, CDE
CDE has been helping mine and quarry operators to improve their production of sand and aggregates for 25 years across over 1,000 projects worldwide.
The company’s success is based on its affordable, user-friendly and high-tech wet processing solutions that tackle even the most difficult materials to produce high quality and high value sands and aggregates in required quantities whilst reducing required water volumes by up to 90%.
CDE will present the significant benefits of materials washing technology to sand and aggregates professionals. The global company will demonstrate how operators can expand their businesses by increasing both their range of products and production levels, as well as make profits and a quick return on investment, using existing examples of clients based in Africa. Crucially, CDE will explain how this is achievable whilst significantly reducing operational costs, labor costs, as well as water and energy consumption.
With an enviable portfolio of satisfied clients across Africa and a team of experts based in the region, CDE is the go-to wet processing equipment company of choice for companies wishing to develop profitable operations to meet increasing demand for Africa’s mineral reserves.
11.00- 12.00 INTEGRATION OF ARTISANAL AND SMALL SCALE MINERS FOR THE PURPOSE OF INCREASING INTERNALLY GENERATED REVENUE
Gbenga Ojo, Managing Partner, Afromin Consulting Limited
As Nigeria discusses the need to increase the mining sector’s contribution to the nation’s GDP, the government cannot ignore the need to integrate the artisanal and smaller miners (ASM) in this drive, bearing in mind that this group currently accounts for 90% of the revenue and activities in the sector.
In this workshop, Gbenga Ojo, Managing Partner of Afromin, will be presenting a business model that provides practical solutions for the integration of ASM in Nigeria.
The presentation will cover the following:-
- The state of ASM in Nigeria
- The importance of ASM in geological data gathering in Nigeria
- ASM a quick win for boosting the mining contribution to GDP
- The role of governments and the private sector in the integration of ASM
- The need for governments and international funding agencies to provide artisanal processing plants to ASM
- ASM roles in the establishment of buying centers across the various states in Nigeria
- Examples of ASM integration in Africa
- The Afromin business model for the integration of ASM’s
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