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Developing the strategy

Consultation directions paper
The directions paper outlined six focus areas for consideration and was made available for comment on the South Australian Government's YourSay website.

Copper strategy summit
6 May 2016 
Hosted by Hon Tom Koutsantonis MP, Minister for Mineral Resources and Energy, to discuss with industry and research institutions the challenges, opportunities and actions needed to raise South Australia's total copper production.

Theme 2: Developing innovation and infrastructure services and research

International Copper Technology and Research hub

International Copper Technology and Research Hub concept report: Stage 1 - July 2016) (PDF 976 KB)

Presentations: International Copper Technology and Research Hub briefing, 23 August 2016 (PDF 2.4 MB) - includes:

  • Introduction: Charles Moore, Director, Resources and Strategy, Department of State Development
  • Context for the Hub: Dr Paul Heithersay, Deputy Chief Executive, Department of State Development
  • Industry perspective for the Hub, Terry Burgess, President, South Australian Chamber of Mines and Energy (SACOME)
  • The concept report, Dr Christopher Goodes
  • South Australia's copper development roadmap, Dr Christopher Goodes
  • Next steps: Charles Moore, Director, Resources and Strategy, Department of State Development

Theme 3: Building industry and community capacity

Copper strategy success seminars (CS3)

Leading your organisation in an age of disruptive technologies
27 March 2017 
Speakers from industry and the METS sector discussed challenges and opportunities arising from new technologies  
Presented by the Resources and Engineering Skills Alliance (RESA) in conjunction with the Department of State Development (now part of the Department of the Premier and Cabinet)

Video recording of presentations and presentation slides (available from the RESA website)