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Copper Strategy Success Seminar - Leading your organisation in an age of disruptive technologies


Copper Strategy Success Seminar - Leading your organisation in an age of disruptive technologies

29 March 2017

RESA was proud to present ‘Leading your organisation in an age of disruptive technologies’ in conjunction with the Department of State Development's Copper Strategy. The seminar informed and stimulated industry to consider the challenges and opportunities that may arise as new technologies unfold and South Australia progresses towards our goal of One Million tonnes per annum of copper produced.

The morning seminar allowed attendees to gain an understanding of what disruptive technologies are, the threats and the opportunities and the implications on their workforce.

SA Copper Strategy - Innovating to discover and engage

Charles Moore

Director, Resources and Strategy, Department of State Development


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Leading in an age of disruption

Kerrina Chadwick

OZ Minerals - Head of Corporate Affairs

Kerrina joined OZ Minerals in December 2016. She is accountable for managing the company’s strategic approach to internal and external communications, brand, reputation, stakeholder engagement including investor relations, media and government.

She has more than 20 years’ experience in Corporate Public Affairs in prominent ASX listed companies including the senior roles of Head of Corporate Affairs for gold miner, Newcrest, and General Manager Group Communications and General Manager Government Relations at retailer, Coles Group Limited. She began her career in the media followed by a period as a Ministerial advisor.

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The Internet of People

Christine Charles

Design4Growth - Managing Director

Christine is a senior business leader who has held a variety of positions in the private sector, public sector and academia. She works independently, as a Board Director, also chairs a number of government and industry bodies, and provides strategic advice to companies in the mining and oil and gas sectors. Christine is an Adjunct Professor with the Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining in the Sustainable Minerals Institute at the University of Queensland.

She has deep knowledge of the mining and energy sectors based on several years in a global Group Executive role with Newmont Mining, followed by a year as a Special Advisor to the CEO of the Minerals Council of Australia.

Disrupting Mining, Now

Steven Walsh

Deloitte – Partner, Consulting

Steven is a Partner in the Consulting division of Deloitte, where he specialised in working with organisations to implement major business change. He has over 15 year experience of developing practical customised programmes to execute corporate strategy down into the structure, processes, people and technology of the organisation.

Steven has spent significant time working on the design and implementation of innovative changes in the Mining industry that incorporate components of people, processes and technology. He is also responsible for the delivery of global consulting projects for major mining organisations spanning all elements of Deloitte’s services.

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Creating a Disruptive Business Model…

Andrew Leunig

Leunig Advisory - Business Architect

Andrew Leunig is a Business Architect and Coach. He specialises in Business Model Innovation working with corporates and fast growing companies. Andrew has helped hundreds of companies (large and small) review and refresh their Business Model. He is also a regular presenter at seminars and conferences locally and internationally, covering topics such as Business Model Innovation, Jobs of the Future and “The Next Economy”...He is a Board Adviser to a number of technology and mid-sized companies. Andrew also works with early stage companies and is a mentor for a number of incubators and in 2013, the Adelaide Business Startup Community named him Mentor of the Year.

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Leading your organisation in an age of disruptive technologies - Question Time


Introduction to METS Ignited

Sarah Boucaut

General Manager - Education and Leadership Skills

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