Thursday, 26 March
17:30 Welcome Cocktail Reception, Hilton London Tower Bridge
Friday, 27 March
09:00 - 10:30 Opening Session
Ruth Crowell, CEO, LBMA
Sakhila Mirza, General Counsel, LBMA
Mark Pieth, Professor of Criminal Law and Criminology, University of Basel
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:15 Setting the scene
11.15 – 12.15 Panel: The Challenges Facing Responsible Sourcing of Precious Metals
The panel will discuss the current trends and challenges facing responsible sourcing in the precious metals supply chain, and the implications on meaningful due diligence.
Moderator: [speakers tbd]
12:15 - 13:15 Lunch
13:15 – 14:15 Panel: Building Leverage Across the Value Chain
The panel will discuss the expectations around accountability in the precious metals value chain, with a focus on who has the influence and leverage to effect change.
Moderator: Susannah McLaren, Responsible Sourcing Manager
14:15 - 14:45 Coffee Break
14:45 – 15:15 Special Address
15:15 – 16:15 Workshop: Innovation in due diligence
The session explores innovative technology solutions in the market designed to support enhanced due diligence and traceability, with insights from refiners on their implementation.
Moderator: Neil Harby, Chief Technical Officer, LBMA
Questions & Answers
16:15 – 17:00 Closing Session – What have we learnt?
Moderator: Sakhila Mirza, General Counsel, LBMA
17:15 Cocktail Reception & Networking
Please be advised the programme is subject to change due to availability of speakers.