12ª edition of the Largest trade fair of Construction and Mining in Latin America
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1pm to 8pm

ESG Forum in Construction and Mining for Best Sustainability and Competitiveness

Date: 04/24/2024
Time: 8am to 1pm
Location: M&T Expo Auditorium

The abbreviation ESG stands for Environmental, Social and Governance. The meaning of responsibility are already addressed in companies, but not in a structured way and with a common goal. Currently, having a program based on ESG pillars is mandatory in businesses of all sizes, due to the requirement of society in general, governments, financial institutions and business partners, whether they are customers or suppliers.

The aim of this Forum is to play a valuable role in helping the companies to achieve their long term goals.

Who is the event for?

Professionals working in the areas of environment, human resources and finance, managers of construction companies, design companies, consultants and project managers, mining and quarrying companies. Suppliers of machines, equipment, systems and certifications focused on the energy transition and decarbonization, conscious consumption of materials and the elimination or reduction of waste, as well as the development of new products based on them. Professionals from financial institutions that include the ESG agenda in their assessments.



8am – Registration

8:40am – Welcome to the ESG Forum on Construction and Mining

9am- Energy Transition – Current Scenario and main challenges of this process
      – Nelmara Arbex, Partner, KPMG Brazil and Americas.
      – Leandro L. Rossi, Executive Director of Mining Hub
      – Julio Nery, Diretor de Sustentabilidade no Instituto Brasileiro de Mineração (IBRAM)
      – Vitor Eduardo de Almeida Saback, National Secretary of Geology, Mining and Mineral Transformation of the Ministry of Mines and Energy

9:40am– Fleet decarbonization – How companies are using the technologies available in the Brazilian market.
      – Flávio Ribeiro, Hydro Paragominas Mining Operations Manager.
      – Márcio de Almeida D’Agosto, President of the Brazilian Institute of Sustainable Transport and Associate Professor of PET/COPPE/UFRJ

10am – Metso – How LCS crushing can meet sustainability and energy efficiency KPIs
Guest speaker:
      – Gabriel Cota, Sales Leader, LCS Mining Equipment at Metso

10:15am– Smart Construction – Construction methods and technologies that reduce the environmental impact of buildings.
      – Vinicius Carandina, Project Director of Andrade Gutierrez.
      – Guilherme Bechara, Engineering Solutions Manager at Construtora Barbosa Mello

10:35am– Hexagon – Autonomous mining: a sustainable path in the energy transition.
      – Giorgio De Tomi, Director of USP’s Center for Responsible Mining.
      – Leonardo Costa, New Business Developer at Hexagon Mining

10:50am – Break

11:20am– Waste and tailings – Sustainable practices to process these materials and develop new products.
      – Caio Van Deursen, Director of Innovation, Nexa Resources.
      – Leandro L. Rossi, Executive Director of Mining Hub
– Marcellie Dessimoni, Conselheira do Conselho Regional de Engenharia e Agronomia do Estado de São Paulo, CREA-SP

11:40am – Dorf Ketal – Sustainable Productivity: Increasing Productivity by Reducing Emissions
      – José Danilo Haick Tavares, Technical Support Director, Dorf Ketal

11:55am – Governance – The relationship between internal ESG policies and access to financial resources
      – Adriana Valente, ESG Manager at Nexa Resources
      – Cristiane Maria da Silva Abreu, Manager of the Oil, Mining and Shipbuilding Department at Financiadora de Estudos e Projetos (Finep)
      – Luiz Martha, Research and Content Manager of the Brazilian Institute of Corporate Governance (IBGC)
– Julio Nery, Sustainability Director at the Brazilian Mining Institute (IBRAM)

12:35pm – Diversity and Inclusion – How to develop and implement successful programs.
      – Patrícia Procópio, President of Women in Mining Brazil (WIM).
      – Marcia Martini Ferrari President of Infra Women Brasil
      – Letícia Guimarães, Director of Culture, Inclusion and Diversity and Mental Health, Anglo American in Brazil
      – Cristiano Lagôas, President of the Brazilian ESG Association

NOTE: Simultaneous translation available in Portuguese/Spanish.
ATTENTION: Participation in free events is on a first-come, first-served basis and is subject to room capacity. Registration does not guarantee participation. We recommend that registrants arrive early.
(*) Preliminary schedule subject to change until the date of the event.


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