After two highly praised conferences in Brazil and Chile, the 2014 edition of the Latin America Mine Water Conference will be held in Peru’s capital Lima August 27 – 28, 2014.
Since Peru is endowed with valuable natural resources, being the second largest producer of copper, Peru was our next best stop to showcase cutting edge technology and knowledge rendering presentations from various stakeholders,’ stated Senior Conference Producer Ritika Sinha.
This year’s theme primarily focuses on the regulatory environments to understand water regulations and social permits. Therefore, The event will showcase ways to integrate over all operations to ensure efficiencies with the objective of minimizing cost.
The inaugural keynote will be presented by Jorge Montenegro, Head of Water Authority, Autoridad Nacional del Agua, followed by a keynote address by Dr. Fernando Castillo Torres, General Director of Social Management office of Ministry of Energy and Mines, Peru.
Likewise, attending as keynote speakers will be Francisco Echeverria, Water General Director – (Direccion General de Aguas – Government of Chile) will also be seen talking about the Water Governance Initiative of OECD.
This year’s conference is supported by CDP, Global Water Partnership – South America and the Peruvian Canadian Chamber of Commerce.
LatAm Mine Water Conference is a unique mining event which brings the best water management practices and market leaders under one roof. Since 2012, the event has grown to become one of the key events within the region.This year’s conference primarily focuses on the regulatory environments to understand water regulations and social permits.