Austmine’s CEO Leadership Luncheons are carefully curated events providing opportunities for senior METS executives to network, connect and participate in higher-level discussions.
Michael’s presentation titled Greenwash, Greenshift, Greener will touch on the mine’s carbon footprint, options and challenges in delivering greener outcomes.
QMetco operate the Foxleigh Joint Venture, a premium PCI metallurgical coal producer, near Middlemount in central Queensland’s Bowen Basin, which is the world’s dominant seaborne metallurgical coal producing region.
Join this event to:
Learn more about the contributors to carbon emissions for Scope 1, 2 and 3 at a Queensland coal mine.
- Reflect on initiatives and whether they are greenwashing or green-shifting within the current constraints.
- Consider that metallurgical coal, rather than being the problem, is a necessary part of the solution.
- Network with fellow senior industry leaders in an intimate setting.
Managing Director, QMetco Limited
Qualifications: Bachelor of Engineering – Mining (Honours), University of Queensland; Bachelor of Arts (Philosophy, Politics, Economics), Oxford University; Masters of Science (Mineral Production Management), University of London.
In his role Michael leads QMetco, a privately owned company, which among its assets includes the Foxleigh Coal Mine (70%) in the Bowen Basin.
Accumulating more than 35 years’ experience in the minerals resource industry his extensive experience covers many facets of mining and associated industries. Michael’s strong operating background in underground and open-cut, coal and metalliferous operations is complemented by senior experience in the private and public sectors, owner and contractor environments, ensuring a broad mix of high-level project and management skills.
Michael believes fundamental philosophies associated with good safety management are transferable to all aspects of business. He focuses intensely on using safety as a vehicle for leadership change. This approach has a strong basis in simplicity and transparency, and when combined with a strong values-based framework, has resulted in significant and enduring improvement. He believes that the greatest demonstration that you genuinely care for your people is in your approach to safety.
Austmine’s CEO Leadership Luncheons are member-only events limited to one person per member company of a senior executive level.
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