LBMA/LPPM Precious Metals Conference 2017 - Barcelona

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Programme of sessions and speakers

Day 1

16 October

Opening Session

Paul Fisher
LBMA Chairman

Tim Pearce
LPPM Chairman and General Manager, Johnson Matthey

Ruth Crowell
Chief Executive, LBMA

Keynote Speeches

Megan Greene
MD & Chief Economist, MAM

Dr Pedro Schwartz
Catedrático “Rafael del Pino” en la Universidad Camilo José Cela and Visiting Professor, University of Buckingham

Session 2: Panel Discussion

Moderator: Paul Fisher, LBMA Chairman

Megan Greene
MD & Chief Economist, MAM

Jagjit Chadha
Director, National Institute of Economic and Social Research

Session 3: Panel Discussion

Moderator: Simon Penn, Strategist, UBS

Jeremy Gatto
Portfolio Manager, Unigestion

Erik Norland
Executive Director and Senior Economist, CME Group

Frank Holmes
CEO & CIO, US Global Investors Inc

Session 4: Regulation Update

Sakhila Mirza
LBMA General Counsel

Session 5: PGMs

Moderator: Rupen Raithatha, Research Manager, Johnson Matthey

Al Bedwell
Director Global Powertrain, LMC Automotive Ltd

Ju Wang
Deputy Secretary General of International Hydrogen Fuel Cell Association (IHFCA)

Denis Sharypin
Head of Market Research, MMC Norilsk Nickel

Day 2

17 October

Keynote Address

Frank Holmes
CEO & CIO, US Global Investors Inc

Session 6: Panel Discussion

Moderator: Neil Harby, Chief Technical Officer, LBMA

Grant Angwin
President, Angwin Precious Metals Advisory Services

Richard Hayes
CEO, Gold Corporation Perth Mint

Michael Mesaric
CEO, Valcambi

Marwan Shakarchi
Chairman, MKS (Switzerland) SA

Session 7: Around the World in 90 Minutes

Moderator: James Steel, Senior Analyst, HSBC

Roland Zils
Expert on Minting Coins, Deutsche Bundesbank

Wolfgang Wrzesniok-Rossbach
CEO, Degussa

Charlie Morris
Chief Investment Officer, Newscape Capital Ltd

Arjun Raychaudhuri
Managing Director & CEO, MMTC-PAMP India Private Ltd

Jeremy East
Senior Advisor, LBMA

Session 8: Delegate Feedback & Closing Session

Moderator: Ruth Crowell, Chief Executive, LBMA

John Reade
Chief Market Strategist, World Gold Council

David Jollie
Head of Sales and Market Insight, Anglo American Platinum

Ruth Crowell
Chief Executive, LBMA