This edition of the GMG Webinar Series is held in collaboration with the International Council on Mining and Metals(ICMM). CEO Tom Butler will provide participants with an overview of the governance, process and current status of the Global Tailings Review.
Webinar: Global Tailings Review
Presenter: Tom Butler, CEO of International Council on Mining & Metals (ICMM)
Date: Wednesday, 11 December
Time: 12:00 P.M. (EST) | 5:00 P.M. (GMT)
Length: 1 hour
Tom Butler has been CEO of ICMM since July 2015. Before that, he spent 18 years with the International Finance Corporation (part of the World Bank Group) in the infrastructure and natural resource teams, focused mainly on mining and power projects in Africa. From 2011, Tom was IFC’s Global Head of Mining, where he led a multi-disciplinary team of specialists responsible for IFC’s financing of mining exploration and development in emerging market countries.
ICMM is an international organisation dedicated to a safe, fair and sustainable mining and metals industry. Bringing together 27 mining and metals companies and 36 regional and commodities associations, we strengthen environmental and social performance. We serve as a catalyst for change; enhancing mining’s contribution to society. Every ICMM member company adheres to 10 Principles and 8 Position Statements on issues relating to sustainable development. Once the guidance to validate the performance expectations is complete, members will also be required to implement the performance expectations at the asset level.
This webinar will be recorded and available online afterwards on our Youtube channel. Be sure to check for it and for previous webinar recordings.