Conference Papers, Presentations and Delegate List - available here until 31 July 2021

CONFERENCE PROGRAM including Speaker bios


Session 1

Private and State royalties in resources transactions - Long Pham and Clara Wren (90mins)
Valuation of Royalties - Adam Myers

Royalties under the Mining Act 1978 (WA)

Anthony Papamatheos, Clare McKay, Clara Wren, 
Long Pham (Quayside Chambers Barristers) and Adam Myers (BDO Australia)

Session 2

The financial side of energy and resources transactions (30 mins)
Darren Carton and Roslyn O’halloran (PwC) 

Private M&A deals with listed energy and resources companies (30 mins)
Heath Lewis (King & Wood Mallesons)

Warranty & Indemnity Insurance in energy and resources transactions 
Jodi Reinmuth (Allens) / Kane Sim (Marsh) 


Session 3

Session 3A (Resources)

Heritage due diligence in the context of mining projects 
Mel Debenham (Herbert Smith Freehills)

Tenement transfers in M&A transactions (30 mins)
James Hunt (EMK Lawyers)

Mining tenement expenditure and exemptions (30 mins)
Armin Fazely (Clayton Utz)

Session 3B (Energy)

Commonwealth decommissioning reforms – implications for current transactions 
Paul Shillington (Hogan Lovells)

New energy in the WA market (30 mins)
Darren Hill, General Manager Commercial and Business Development (Horizon Power)

Competition considerations for joint marketing arrangements (30 mins)
Justin Jones (Ashurst)

Session 4

Tax considerations in energy and resources transactions (30 mins)
David Bond and Tristan Boyd, Associate Director (Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills)