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REMINDER – Women in Mining Breakfast: A Technical Foundation for Board Readiness

Register now and join WIMnet Vic to a breakfast on 30 May which will feature a presentation and Q&A with guest speaker Dr Carmen Letton

Date: Thursday 30 May 2019

Time: 7.30am to 9:00am

Venue: 
Eureka Sky Towers – South Point Room,
7 Riverside Quay,
Southbank,
Melbourne 3006

Type Cost
Member $40
Non-Member $45
Student $35

Includes: Breakfast canapes and hot and cold beverages

REGISTER NOW

Registrations are essential

WIMnet Victoria invites you to a breakfast with guest speaker Dr Carmen Letton speaking on ‘A Technical Foundation for Board Readiness’. The discussion will touch on the following subjects:

  • What to consider before joining a board?
  • Key risks and considerations / potential barriers?
  • What part has networking played in getting ‘invited’ to a board? and other industry related insights.
About the Speaker:

Dr Carmen Letton
PhD in Mineral Economics (UQ) and Degree in Engineering (Mining—WASM)

 

Dr Letton is a mining engineer and mineral economist (PhD) with 30+ years in the industry, working for major and mid-tier mining houses in senior management and leadership roles. Her experience and expertise lie in asset strategy development, operational excellence and multi-discipline integration across all foundation and enabling functions that drive the execution to plan. Dr Letton has experience in large and medium-sized projects, both open pit and underground, in the Australian and international mining environment. She brings core skills and accountabilities that include operations executive general management and leadership of all key mine engineering disciplines associated technical services areas (mine engineering, metallurgy, and geology, sustainability disciplines).

Currently Dr Letton is the Head, Resource Development Planning and Life of Asset Planning for the Technical and Sustainability Group in Anglo American, based in Australia and she sits on the Board of Directors of Gold Fields as a non-executive director.


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