Extractives General Counsel Forum Virtual

Repositioning legal as a growth-enabler in a new dawn for African extractives

29 - 30 June 2021 | Online | Registration now open

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The Extractives General Counsel Forum Virtual will provide networking, educational and thought leadership opportunities to legal leaders working in the oil, gas and mining, as well as energy and renewables sectors.

Representing an inflexion point whereby those providing legal services within their organisations can become key influencers, controllers and stakeholders despite the seismic changes in society. You can expect topical conference sessions adding value on both a sector-specific and cross-sector basis to ensure maximum ROI while joining our community from the comfort of your own home.
Please note that this event is reserved solely for in-house legal professionals in the extractives industries. This includes general counsel and in-house lawyers, compliance and risk professionals, company secretaries and legal operations managers.

What's on the agenda?

Same but different?

What are the ‘ties that bind’ the Oil, Gas and Mining sectors in Africa? Why have the in-house legal communities across these industries not traditionally networked and shared best-practice?

March towards Accountability

ESG, Climate-Related, Financial, Diversity, Community Impact… Our panel dissects various approaches and options in handling the disclosure burden.


A discussion bringing together c-suite, financiers and lawyers to discuss the important issue of green and sustainable financing for extractives operations.

Dinner Party Defence

Our panel looks at how in-house counsel and their businesses should be looking at proactive solutions to the sector’s image problem.

The Human Touch

Discover how sensible capital deployment and meaningful outreach can ensure that community and societal issues are headed off well in advance of the courtroom.

Renewable Energy in the Extractives Sector

Are in-house lawyers keeping pace with the opportunities on offer from recent advancements in energy and sustainability?

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