Svemin Environmental Conference 2020 - Sustainable raw material supply - ONLINE EVENT

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 00:00 to Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 00:00

Biodiversity, water management, tailings dam safety, certification and traceability - do not miss one of the most important environmental events of the year in the mining industry. For two days, Swedish and international experts will delve into the main theme Sustainable raw material supply. Registration at the link below. Welcome!

Due to the prevailing pandemic, we are holding Svemin's Environmental Conference online this year.

What: Svemin's Environmental Conference 2020
Theme: Sustainable raw material supply
When: October 7-8
Where: Online
Language: Swedish, English
Fee: Free of charge

More info about the program on 

Program and speakers are continuously updated.


A link will be sent separately the days before the meeting to the e-mail address you provide when registering.


From the program

Sustainable raw material supply, Oct. 7th, 9:00-10:30

  • Maria Sunér Fleming, Svemin
  • Chris Heron, Eurometaux
  • Christina Wanhainen, Luleå University of Technology
  • et al.

Biodiversity, Oct. 7th, 11:00-12:30

  • Bianca Brasil, UNEP, Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)
  • Lars Mueller, DG Environment, European Commission
  • Tove Hägglund, Ecogain
  • et al.  

Water management, Oct. 7th, 13:30-15:00

  • Ulla Sandborg, Swedish Government, Ministry of Trade and Industry  
  • Björn Rydvall, Pelagia
  • et al. 

Tailings dam safety, Oct. 8th, 9:00-10:30

  • John Howchin, AP Funds Ethics Council
  • Aidan Davy, ICMM
  • Hans Häggström, Boliden
  • et al.

Certification and traceability, Oct. 8th, 11:00-12:30 

  • Jörgen Sandström, World Economic Forum
  • Ben Chalmers, Mining Association of Canada
  • Erik Lindblom, IVL, project manager TraceMet
  • et al.