Presented by Whittle Consulting – Specialists in Integrated Strategic Planning

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‘Effective long term planning can enhance the value of a minerals business by 5 – 35% or significantly more.’

The seminar details an optimisation methodology that involves 10 distinct mechanisms, which when applied simultaneously can produce counter intuitive results that challenge conventional thinking on how to run a mining and mineral processing business.

Gain the Latest Insights in Business Planning

  • Releasing value through better planning decisions
  • Exploring the latest developments in optimisation for the mining industry
  • Simultaneously optimising the whole value chain: mining, mineral processing, logistics, production and capital
  • Incorporating sustainability considerations: social, political & environmental
  • Planning and optimisation with geological uncertainty and volatile metal markets
  • Operational and cost modelling techniques for optimisation
  • Theory of constraints for mining
  • Implementing an effective planning process

2017 Seminar Dates

23 - 24 January Melbourne, Australia Online Registration Download Form
23 - 24 February Brisbane, Australia Online Registration Download Form
2 – 3 March St Laurent, Canada Online Registration Download Form
23 - 24 March Perth, Australia Online Registration Download Form
15 - 16 May London, United Kingdom Register your interest  
18 - 19 May Toronto, Canada Register your interest  
25 – 26 May Denver, USA Register your interest  
29 - 30 May Johannesburg, South Africa Register your interest  
10 - 11 July Lima, Peru Register your interest  

Gerald has more than 35 years of experience in business planning, analysis and change management in a range of industries in Australia and internationally. As Managing Director of Whittle Consulting (specialists in business optimisation for the mining industry) for the past 15 years, Gerald handles optimisation project management, optimisation strategies and model design, business analysis and management reporting/presentations. Some major clients include Xstrata, BHP Billiton, Minara, Lihir, Newcrest, AngloGold Ashanti, Gold Fields, Ivanhoe Mines, Ma’aden Gold, AngloAmerican covering a range of commodities including Nickel, Copper, Gold, Lead, Zinc, Coal, Iron Ore and Bauxite.

Bringing together important lessons learnt in other industries, including activity based costing and the theory of constraints, Gerald brings new light to the peculiar challenges of business planning and optimisation for the minerals industry.

DOWNLOAD the 2017 Money Mining Seminar Brochure

Whittle Consulting Pty Ltd
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Surrey Hills VIC 3127
Tel: +61 3 9898 1755
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