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As Europe's largest mining investment forum, you will hear from some of the greatest leaders in mining, investment, and finance with more than 250 speakers providing the latest market commentary, project updates and insights in tackling the big challenges facing the industry.

Throughout the three-day conference programme, you’ll also hear project updates from more than 100 mining companies, enabling investors to understand management’s vision for the business, the level of financing required, the upsides as well as the risks involved with the project, along with some of the most compelling reasons to invest.

Mike Round

SpeakerMike Round

Head of Geothermal Lithium

Cornish Lithium


Mike is an exploration geologist with c.10 years’ experience in the industry. Having graduated with an MSc in Mining Geology from the Camborne School of Mines, he has worked on projects covering a variety of commodities including gold, copper and coltan around West and Central Africa. Mike is experienced in the planning and operational management of exploration programmes and applying new methodologies to unlock exploration potential.  

Having joined Cornish Lithium in 2019 to run the company’s first drilling programme, Mike now heads up the Lithium in Geothermal Waters Team who are exploring for lithium in the deep groundwaters across Cornwall. As well as exploring, the team are evaluating new lithium extraction technologies and their application in commercialising metal extraction from geothermal waters. 

Mike Round