Mar 01, 2024

Five Reasons to Join Us

Don't forget to book your place at the Sustainability & Responsible Sourcing Summit 2024. Here are five reasons to join us:

1) Excellent Networking Opportunities

Network with industry professionals from across the globe. You can connect at our Welcome Reception on Wednesday, 20 March and throughout the rest of the Summit.

2) Programme

Our in-depth programme consists of panel discussions, keynote addresses, and moderated debate sessions, covering topics from gold supply chain climate plans and structural change in the ASM sector, to the role of social responsibility and adapting to the evolving sustainability landscape.

3) Expert Speakers

We are proud to feature a distinguished lineup of expert speakers, including a keynote address for each day of the Summit. Akshat Rathi is an award-winning senior climate reporter for Bloomberg News, the author of Climate Capitalism, the host of weekly climate podcast Zero, and will be speaking on 21 March; Miwha Park works for the Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs) Global Secretariat at UN Women and plays a key role in supporting companies' WEPs journey to advance gender equality, and will be speaking on 22 March. We look forward to the valuable insights they, and the rest of our speakers, bring to the Summit.

4) An Exclusive Invitation to LBMA's Annual Party

Just by registering for Summit, you are invited to attend LBMA's exclusive Annual Party, taking place on Thursday, 21 March at Puttshack Bank, a one-of-a-kind mini golf venue. Registrations close on Friday, 1 March, so don't miss your shot to network, eat, drink and play with Members in the industry.

5) Play Your Part, Promote the Agenda

By joining the Summit, you are doing your part to ensure continuous improvement of Responsible Sourcing business practices. Our new Sustainability and Responsible Sourcing Strategy is ambitious, and we know we cannot do it alone. We need action from the entire global value chain, from "rock to ring".