Howard Mann

Howard Mann

Associate and Senior International Law Advisor IISD


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Monday 03/02/2020

From 14:00 To 16:00

02/03/2020 14:00 02/03/2020 16:00 IGF Sustainability Roundtables - Mining 4.0: How technology and innovation are transforming the mining sector Innovation and new technology in mining is bringing a host of new opportunities and challenges. This session will draw on recent work by IGF and partners to explore two sets of issues in particular: skills and the future of work, and implications for government revenues.

 
14:00 – 14:10    Welcome and context setting: Aaron Cosbey, Senior Associate, IGF
 
14:10 – 15:00    Part 1: Building skills for a sustainable future
This session will ask what new mining technologies will mean for the future of work: what types of skills will be needed; and how can mining companies, governments and others ensure that locals have the requisite skills to allow mining to make its full contribution to sustainable development?
Moderator: Aaron Cosbey, Senior Associate, IGF
Aiden Davy, Chief Operating Officer, International Council on Mining and Metals
Jörgen Sandström, Head of mining and Minerals, World Economic Forum
 
15:05 – 15:55    Part 2: Technology and the future of government revenues
This session will explore potential impacts of technological innovation on mining tax revenues: what new mining tax issues will arise; how will existing fiscal regimes respond; and how can governments and industry work together to achieve a coherent and effective result?
Moderator: Alexandra Readhead, IGF Technical Advisor on BEPS
Bwalya Ng’andu, Minister of Finance, Republic of Zambia (TBC)
Logan Wort, Executive Secretary, African Tax Administration Forum
 
15:55 – 16:00:   Closing
 
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"IGF Sustainability Roundtables - Mining 4.0: How technology and innovation are transforming the mining sector"

Aidan Davy Alvin Mosioma Dr. Howard Mann Froydis Cameron-Johannson Howard Mann Jörgen Sandström Kemal Özkan Kingsley Chanda Lee Corrick
Time and date

Monday 03/02/2020

From 14:00 To 16:00

02/03/2020 14:00 02/03/2020 16:00 IGF Sustainability Roundtables - Mining 4.0: How technology and innovation are transforming the mining sector Innovation and new technology in mining is bringing a host of new opportunities and challenges. This session will draw on recent work by IGF and partners to explore two sets of issues in particular: skills and the future of work, and implications for government revenues.

 
14:00 – 14:10    Welcome and context setting: Aaron Cosbey, Senior Associate, IGF
 
14:10 – 15:00    Part 1: Building skills for a sustainable future
This session will ask what new mining technologies will mean for the future of work: what types of skills will be needed; and how can mining companies, governments and others ensure that locals have the requisite skills to allow mining to make its full contribution to sustainable development?
Moderator: Aaron Cosbey, Senior Associate, IGF
Aiden Davy, Chief Operating Officer, International Council on Mining and Metals
Jörgen Sandström, Head of mining and Minerals, World Economic Forum
 
15:05 – 15:55    Part 2: Technology and the future of government revenues
This session will explore potential impacts of technological innovation on mining tax revenues: what new mining tax issues will arise; how will existing fiscal regimes respond; and how can governments and industry work together to achieve a coherent and effective result?
Moderator: Alexandra Readhead, IGF Technical Advisor on BEPS
Bwalya Ng’andu, Minister of Finance, Republic of Zambia (TBC)
Logan Wort, Executive Secretary, African Tax Administration Forum
 
15:55 – 16:00:   Closing
 
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