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Mining Indaba Side Event:
The EU Battery Regulation and Battery Passport – How can Africa’s Mining Sector Benefit

GBA Annual General Meeting
Join us for a panel discussion on “The Battery Passport: Opportunities for Africa’s Mining Sector” over breakfast to kick off the 2024 Mining Indaba

The session will delve into the substantial prospects that new regulation offers for responsible sourcing and the transformative impact they have for mining practices in Africa.

Our esteemed panel features a diverse group of industry leaders from key tiers of the value chain, who will provide you with actionable insights and strategies to thrive in this evolving landscape. The lineup includes Dr. Iain Fraser and Emmanuel Nguéyanouba from RCS Global, David Mercer from SLR Consulting, Stefan Crets Executive Director at CSR Europe, and Johannes Danz, Project Coordinator for Sustainable Supply Chains, Human Rights and Raw Materials at Mercedes-Benz.

The event will be moderated by Nicholas Garrett, Co-Founder of responsible sourcing leader, RCS Global Group.

Don’t miss this opportunity to gain a competitive edge in the African mining sector by understanding the implications of the EU Battery Regulation and Battery Passport.


07:30 – 08:00 Doors open

08:00 – 08:15 Welcome and Introductions

08:15 – 09:15 Panel Discussion and Breakfast

09:15 – 09:30 Q&A

09:30 – 10:00 Networking

A more detailed agenda will follow soon.

Limited availability! Register now to secure your spot. 




08.00 SAST


Nasdak Rooftop Terrace

26th Floor, Media25 Centre
40 Heerengracht Street, Cape Town

Hear from expert speakers

Dr. Nicholas Garrett


RCS Global Group

David Mercer

Principal Energy Engineer

SLR Consulting

Emmanuel Nguéyanouba

Head of Better Mining

RCS Global Group

Stefan Crets

Executive Director

CSR Europe

Dr. Iain Fraser

Head of Digital Solutions

RCS Global Group

Johannes Danz

Project Coordinator for Sustainable Supply Chains, Human Rights and Raw Materials


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