AusIMM NQ Branch – 40th Sir George Fisher Lecture 2019
The North Queensland Branch of The AusIMM will host the 40th Sir George Fisher Lecture on Friday 16 August, with guest speaker Matt O’Neill speaking on the topic: A Local Perspective on the next 40 Years for the Resources Industry in North Queensland.
Mr O’Neill is a mechanical engineer with more than 20 years’ resource and construction industry experience.
As the Chief Operating Officer for Glencore’s North Queensland Copper Operation, he oversees all aspects of the business’s fully integrated North Queensland Supply Chain, which includes exploration, mining, mineral processing, mineral storage, handling and logistics operations at Mount Isa Mines, Ernest Henry Mining near Cloncurry, the Townsville Copper Refinery and Glencore Port Operations in Townsville.
Raised in Mount Isa, Mr O’Neill is a second-generation leader at Mount Isa Mines, following in the footsteps of his father, Terry, who was General Manager of the Copper Smelter.
|Location:||North Queensland Club, 146 Denham St, Townsville|
|Time:||6.30pm for 7pm start|