Ma'aden announced on Thursday its sponsorship of the upcoming Future Minerals Forum (FMF), which will take place in Riyadh between January 10-12, 2023. As Founding Partner, Ma’aden will showcase its latest achievements in the mining industry, which contribute to developing economies and societies.
As part of its programming, FMF will feature Ma'aden CEO Robert Wilt as one of its main speakers. Wilt is a mining industry veteran with more than 30 years’ experience in engineering, mining and multinational corporate management, well known for delivering exceptional strategic and operational results in challenging global environments.
“With Ma'aden a Founding Partner of the Future Minerals Forum, I'm pleased to join the line-up of esteemed speakers to highlight our efforts in leading a sustainable and responsible mining industry, which will be instrumental in realizing the Kingdom's Vision 2030 and its economic diversification goals,” Wilt commented on the occasion. "As one of Saudi Arabia's top 10 companies and among the world's fastest-growing mining corporations, we look forward to forging long-term partnerships in the mining industry, in addition to supporting the local economy. Our operations are well positioned to support the industrial sector with mining and minerals and related investments in technology and sustainability across the local ecosystem", he concluded. Hosted by the Saudi Ministry of Industry and Mineral Resources, the second Future Minerals Forum is expected to gather over 13,000 decision-makers from more than 130 countries and over 200 international speakers.