Queensland Mining Awards 2020

Gala Presentation Keynote Speaker Announced

With six weeks to go until the Queensland Mining Awards Gala Presentation Dinner, the evening’s keynote speaker has been announced.

Mr Tyler Mitchelson, CEO of Anglo American Metallurgical Coal, will provide the keynote address at the Queensland mining industry’s night of nights, in Mackay on Wednesday September 23.

With Anglo American as a major sponsor and the Queensland Resources Council as co-hosts, event organiser Jodie Currie says the event will feature game-changing industry insights and outstanding innovations in mining supply and operations. Award finalists and winners will be celebrated and recognised for their contributions to the sector.

Every Awards are a great opportunity to celebrate – and this year is a particularly good occasion to promote the sector’s resilience in changing times,” said Ms Currie.

Mr Mitchelson and Anglo American’s endorsement of the Awards recognises the excellent opportunities for networking and exposure to industry influencers.

An Awards event like this gives people recognition and encourages others to participate as well. A high-profile event like this is a great opportunity to meet some of the smart thinkers out there and hopefully improve our business going forward.” 

Tickets for the Gala Presentation dinner at the Mackay Entertainment and Convention Centre are currently available for $185 per person or $1800 for a table of 10. The black-tie evening includes a three-course meal, beverages and entertainment, as well as the Awards presentation for finalists, who will be announced on 19 August.

Businesses can take advantage of the night to host their clients at an exceptional networking function, with no requirement to be a finalist or Bowen Basin Mining Club member to attend. Tickets are available until sold out from https://qldminingawards.com/gala-dinner/.