The Responsible Minerals Initiative holds an annual conference in conjunction with the RBA's Responsible Electronics meeting. This event brings together representatives of industry, government and civil society for updates, in-depth discussions and guidance on best practices to help companies make informed choices about responsibly sourced minerals in their supply chains. In addition, RMI hosts a Seminar Series on current topics and offers various webinars throughout the year.
RMI Annual Member Meeting
September 16, 2020 | Virtual
This year we are holding the RMI annual members-only meeting apart from the annual conference. If you are an RMI member and wish to attend virtual member meeting on September 16, 2020, please visit this link to register.
RMI Annual Conference
Responsible Minerals 2020
October 27-28, 2020 | Virtual
This year's RMI annual conference will be held virtually. This conference brings together experts and practitioners from industry, governments, and civil society for a 2-day program on responsible mineral supply chains. Conference participants will gain valuable insight on the progress to date from collective efforts and multi-sector stakeholder initiatives as well as updates on legal and regulatory activities, emerging issues, and relevant technologies and tools. Participants will walk away with a deeper understanding of the challenges and opportunities for facilitating responsible minerals trade and what it takes to meet stakeholder expectations and comply with regulations.
Topics covered during the RMI Annual Conference will include:
- Preparing for the EU Conflict Minerals Regulation
- Integrating ESG issues into due diligence and risk management
- Standardization and interoperability of Blockchain technology solutions in mineral supply chains
- The RMI’s approach to artisanal and small-scale mining
- Putting a new lens on due diligence in the gold supply chain
- Views from the field related to conflict-affected and high-risk areas and COVID-19 impacts
- Responsible mineral audits, and more
Please visit the conference website to register and for additional information about the event.
The Responsible Minerals 2020 is complimentary for the following Registrants:
- RBA Member
- RMI Member
- RLI Member
- Supplier of an RBA, RMI or RLI Member
The Responsible Minerals 2020 is $500.00 for the following Registrants:
- Other private sector
Exhibit and Sponsor Opportunities
If you are interested in becoming an exhibitor or sponsor, please contact us.
Please contact RMI staff with any additional inquiries regarding Responsible Minerals 2020.
2019 RMI Annual Conference
Information on the 2019 RMI Annual Conference can be found here.
2019 RMI Responsible Sourcing Summit in Berlin
Information on the 2019 RMI Responsible Sourcing Summit in Berlin can be found here.
2018 RMI Annual Conference
Information on the 2018 RMI Annual Conference can be found here.
2017 Annual Conference
Information on the 2017 Annual Conference can be found here.
CFSI-EPRM Responsible Sourcing Workshop
The agenda for the March 23, 2017 event is available here.
2016 CFSI Annual Conference
Information on the 2016 CFSI Annual Conference can be found here.
2015 CFSI Annual Conference
Information on the 2015 CFSI Annual Conference can be found here.
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