LBMA Precious Metals Conference 2013 - Rome

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Programme of sessions and speakers

Day 1

30 September

Opening Session - Welcome to Rome

Stewart Murray
LBMA CEO (September 1999 - December 2013)

David Gornall
Senior Advisor, LBMA, and Chairman June 2011 to July 2014

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Mr Salvatore Rossi
Director General, Banca d’Italia

Francesco Papadia
Chairman, Primary Collateralised Securities

Session 2: Precious Metals Short-Term Investment

Chairman – Tom Kendall, Director, Precious Metals Research, Credit Suisse

Scott Kerson
Head of Commodities, AHL / Man Systematic Strategies

Patrick Green
Head of Metals Options Trading, Citi

Christophe Eibl
CEO, Tiberius Asset Management

Daniele Sabato
ETF Sales Trader, Flow Traders

Session 3: Precious Metals Long-Term Investment

Chairman – John Reade, Gold Strategist & Partner, Paulson Europe LLP

Charles Carter
Executive Vice President, Anglogold Ashanti Ltd.

David Madge
President, A-Mark Precious Metals, Inc

Jeremy Baker
Portfolio Manager, Harcourt Investment Consulting AG, Zurich

Vladimir Nedeljkovic
Head of Investments, Absa CIBW

Session 4: Official Sector

Chairman –Terence Keeley, Head of Official Institutions, BlackRock

Matthew Hunt
Head of Customer Banking Division, Bank of England

Juan Ignacio Basco
Deputy General Manager, Central Bank of Argentina

Alexandre Gautier
Director of Market Operations Department, Banque de France

Clemens Werner
Deputy Head of the Market Operations Division, Deutsche Bundesbank

Day 2

1 October

Session 5A: Precious Metals Regulation – Financial Markets Update

Chairman: Ruth Crowell, Deputy Chief Executive, LBMA

Don Groves
Technical Specialist, Financial Conduct Authority

Jonathan Jachym
Executive Director -Government Relations, CME Group

John Bullock
Attorney, IPMI

Session 5B: Jewellery (Parallel Session)

Chairman: Ms Licia Mattioli, President, Confindustria Federorafi

Mauro Di Roberto
Managing Director, Jewellery Business Unit, Bulgari

Vincent Chow
Chairman, Chow Sang Sang Group

C K Venkataraman
Chief Executive Officer, Titan Industries

Session 6: Silver

Chairman – Michael DiRienzo, Executive Director, The Silver Institute

Mitchell J Krebs
President, CEO and Director, Coeur Mining, Inc

Radosław Załoziński
Director of Market and Credit Risk Management, KGHM Polska Miedz S.A. KGHM

Shayne McGuire
Gold Fund Manager, Teacher Retirement System of Texas

Session 7: PGMs

Chairman - David Jollie, Strategic Analyst, Mitsui &Co. Precious Metals Inc

Andrew Hinkly
Executive Head of Marketing, Anglo American Platinum

Mark Barnard
Director of Marketing, Materials Services, BASF Corporation, Catalysts Division

Walter de Wet
Head of Commodity Research, Standard Bank plc.

Session 8: Panel Session – Is the Bull Market Over?

Chairman: Dr Brian Lucey, Professor of Finance, Trinity College Dublin

Philip Klapwijk, Managing Director, Precious Metals Insight
Andy Smith, Analyst Marwan Shakarchi, Chairman, MKS Switzerland
Jeremy East, Global Head of Metals Trading, Standard Chartered Bank

Session 9: Delegate Feedback & Closing Session

Chairman – Stewart Murray, Chief Executive, LBMA

Edel Tully
Head of Communications, LBMA