The Conference on Sustainable and Responsible  Mineral Development is expected to:

  • Address current issues and how best to improve the image of the mineral resource industry;
  • Provide a better understanding of the concept of responsible mining and sustainable mineral resource development;
  • Highlight the development of environment friendly, new clean technologies and cost-effective minerals extraction and processing;
  • Help the authorities appreciate the constraints of the mineral resource industry including rising costs and scarcity of mining leases;
  • Encourage best practices in mineral extraction.







     SUNDAY, 3 DECEMBER 2017

  • Networking Golf @ 12.00 noon
    Mahkota Golf and Country Club, Kuantan, Pahang


     MONDAY, 4 DECEMBER 2017

  • Welcome Remarks:
         President, Malaysian Chamber of Mines
  • Speech and Opening Ceremony:
         YAB Menteri Besar Pahang*
  • Keynote Paper:
         President, Malaysian Chamber of Mines
  • Understanding the Concept of Sustainable Development - The 27 Principles of Sustainable Development contained in a document signed at the Earth Summit,
    held in 1992 in Rio de Janeiro:
         Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
  • Sustainable Development Goals and the Mining Sector in Malaysia:
         Department of Minerals and Geoscience Malaysia
  • Challenges of Mining it Right - The Government Perspective:
         Department of Land and Mines, Pahang*
  • DOEís Role in Environmental Management in Mining and Quarrying:
         Department of Environment Malaysia*
  • Responsible Bauxite Mining and the Way-Forward in Sustaining its Operation -
    The Industry Perspective:
         Pahang Mining Operators Association*
  • Conference Dinner


  • Socio-economic Impact of the Mineral Resource Industry:
         Universiti Sultan Azlan Shah
  • Promoting of Environment Friendly Mineral Resource Development through R&D
         Mineral Research Centre, Department of Mineral and Geoscience Malaysia
  • Guidelines on Rehabilitation / Final Mine Closure Planning:
         Institute of Mineral Engineering Malaysia
  • UMPís Initiatives on Mineral Resource Education:
         Universiti Malaysia Pahang
  • Mineral Resource Development - The Perak Experience:
         MB Inc Perak
  • Panel Discussion

          * - To be confirmed








The Zenith Hotel

The Zenith Hotel
Jalan Putra Square 6, Putra Square,
25200 Kuantan,
Pahang Darul Makmur
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For room reservation, please make your booking directly with the hotel.  Guests rooms have been reserved at the host hotel at discounted rates.  All bills are to be settled by participants directly with the hotel.  Please note that rooms are available on a first-come-first serve basis.









8th Floor, West Block

Wisma Selangor Dredging

142-C, Jalan Ampang

50450 Kuala Lumpur


Tel: +603 2161 6171 [Mrs. Jeswant Kaur/ En. Lutfi Hamidee/ Ema]

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Website: www.mcom.com.my / malaysianminerals.com








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