Annual Mitsubishi Lecture

2014 Mitsubishi Lecture

The UNSW School of Mining Engineering hosted the annual Mitsubishi Lecture and Cocktail function, delivered by Mark Adams, General Manager Queensland Operations for MMG. Mark has responsibility for Australia’s largest zinc mine, Century, as well as Operations accountability for MMG’s Dugald River zinc-lead-silver development project.

Mark's presentation 'Leadership, Risk & Value', discussed how these key ideas influence the mining industry and the future challenges faced by mining engineers.

The Lecture acknowledges the support of Mitsubishi Development Pty Ltd to mining education. Mitsubishi Development is a major stakeholder in coal mining operations in Australia through its associations with BHP Billiton in Qld and, Glencore and Rio Tinto in NSW. Mitsubishi Development is supporting minerals tertiary education at UNSW through a range of initiatives that include undergraduate scholarships and an annual public lecture on a topical aspect of mining and support for educational infrastructure in the School. The lecture is usually held in April/May each year.

Previous Mitsubishi Lectures