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23rd Annual Global Iron Ore & Steel Forecast Conference

A new generation of mines, game changing technology, improved productivity & reduced carbon footprint

18-19 March 2020 | The Westin Perth

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Standard Rate $3,095 (save $100) – Expires on 01 Mar 2020 // See pricing below


This year’s event will focus on industry growth & developments, optimizing value, managing & improving iron ore quality, developments in innovation & automation, process improvements and renewable energy’s role in reducing operations carbon foot print whilst also lowering energy costs and improving their bottom line.

The event looks set to continue its role as the premier event for the global iron ore and steel industry.

Join hundreds of iron ore executives, project directors, analysts, engineering firms, industry suppliers and many more under the one roof for 2 days of presentations, discussions, networking functions and private meetings.

Just some of the key issues to be addressed at the 2020 event include:

  • Iron ore & steel market outlook and updates
  • Project updates & expansions
  • Optimising value – technology developments
  • Revolutionary decarbonizing technologies – Opportunities to reduce reliance on costly fossil fuels and their carbon foot print
  • Renewables increasing important role in attracting project investment and maintaining a “social licence” to operate
  • Innovation & Automation -The future of growth, IOT, remote operation centers, new productivity developments

This year’s 23rd Global Iron Ore & Steel Forecast Conference will be run concurrently with the 21st Mineral Sands Conference as a key industry gathering and a networking opportunity not to be missed.




Packages Price
Package(Two Days)$3095+GSTEarly Bird

Event pricing

  • Standard rate $3,095 – Expires 01 Mar 2020
  • Full rate $3,195 – From 02 Mar 2020


Simon Thomas

Project Director, South Flank, BHP

Greg Lilleyman

Chief Operating Officer, Fortescue Metals Group

Paul McTaggart

Co-Head Pan Asia Metals and Mining, Citi Research

Peter Kerr

CEO, Mount Gibson Iron Limited

Paul Bloxham

Chief Economist, HSBC

Lachlan Shaw

Director, Head of Commodity Research, Markets, Corporate & Institutional Banking, National Australia Bank

Mark Eames

Strategic Technical Advisor, Magnetite Mines

Craig Jennings

Opportunity Manager for LNG fuels, Woodside Energy

Quentin Hill

Managing Director, Carpentaria Resources

Clyde Russell

Asia Commodities and Energy Columnist, Thomson Reuters

Chris Newman

Senior Editor, Argus Ferrous Markets, Argus Media

Hon. Bill Johnston MLA

Minister for Mines and Petroleum; Energy; Industrial Relations; Electoral Affairs; Asian Engagement (subject to parliamentary commitments)

Vivek Dhar

Associate Director, Mining Research, Commonwealth Bank

Roger Johnston

Chief Executive Officer, Pilbara Ports Authority

Jun Kai Heng

Associate Editor, Metals – Steel Business, S&P Global Platts

Dr. Andrew Gadd

Iron Ore Analyst, CRU

Xiaoxuan Sun (David)

Managing Director, Sinosteel Australia Pty Ltd

Ryan Smith

Senior Analyst, Steel, CRU

Lloyd Hain

Managing Director, AME Consulting

Byron Talmage

Functional Manager – Production Systems, Calibre

when & where

18 - 19 Mar 2020

The Westin Perth
480 Hay St, Perth WA 6000
+61 (08) 6559 1888

We have secured an accommodation rate of $265* per room per night for conference attendees at The Westin Perth for the nights of the 17-19 March 2020 inclusive.

To book this rate, click here.

* Room availability and rates are subject to availability and valid until Monday 17 February 2020, unless sold out prior.

Book Accommodation with Lido Group
For your convenience Lido Group will manage your accommodation needs. Click here or call on 02 8585 0808.


Still have a question?

Alexandra Bennet
Conference Manager
+61 (0)2 9080 4315

Megan Rogulski
Sponsorship Manager
+61 (0)2 9080 4030

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