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WASM Alumni Member Key Speaker at IMARC

IMARC | The International Mining and Resources Conference  is Australia’s largest mining conference. Bringing together Global Mining Leaders to connect  with Technology, Finance and the Future.

Steven McClare WA School of Mines 1993 Mining Engineer joined Hillgrove Resources in September 2012 to oversee operations at the Kanmantoo Copper Mine. Previously the Deputy General Manager, then Head of Mining Operations for Newcrest Mining’s Cadia Valley Operations, Steve has spent a significant portion of his career constructing, ramping up and optimising mining operations, including Telfer, Cadia Hill, Ridgeway Deeps and Cadia East for Newcrest, and Callie for Newmont. With a background that includes management of Normandy’s White Devil Mine, various roles within Mount Isa Mines and a work/study Mining Engineering Cadetship with Western Collieries when he joined the industry in 1989, Steve boasts significant experience within the industry ranging from underground operations of 150ktpa to 26mtpa, to open pit operations of 2mtpa to 17mtpa, and copper concentrators of 2.4mtpa to 24mtpa. Steve was appointed CEO and Managing Director of Hillgrove Resources in May 2015.

Steve McClare will join a panel discussion on the growth strategies to success for the new generation of successful Australian miners