Event Overview

The FT Commodities Mining Summit is part of the world-renowned FT Commodities portfolio of events and brings together the foremost business leaders, policymakers and financiers in the industry. The key theme this year is ‘A New Narrative for Mining’ and starting at 08:45 (GMT) on 16 October, the agenda delivers a full day of high-level discussion involving mining’s most prominent players.

Skillfully moderated by some of our most senior and expert journalists, the FT Commodities Mining Summit takes the form of a global digital conference this year.

Hear from industry decision-makers as major CEOs debate the future of mining post-pandemic

Built upon a long-standing record of trusted and successful commodity conferences hosted by the Financial Times

Digitally connect with over 200 senior attendees from the mining industry

A full day of FT-curated content formed to help the sector grow alongside significant environmental concerns and economic uncertainty

Chairman, Glencore
“It is one of the best networking opportunities in the global commodities space”

Confirmed speakers include:

Nicky Black,

Director of Social and Economic Development,


Mark Cutifani,

Chief Executive Officer,

Anglo American

Ivan Glasenberg,

Chief Executive Officer,


Jean-Sébastien Jacques,

Chief Executive Officer,

Rio Tinto

H.E. Abdoulaye Magassouba,

Minister of Mines and Geology,

Republic of Ghana

Mike Henry,

Chief Executive Officer,

BHP Group

200+ attendees
30+ speakers
60% C-suite/Director level attendees