Florence Drummond

Florence Drummond

Founder, IWIMRA, and, Executive Director

Development Partner Institute

Florence Drummond recently joined the leadership of the Development Partner Institute as Executive Director, contributing her extensive leadership and social impact experience.  

Ms Drummond is well-respected within the mining industry. Her most recent role was co-founder and CEO of Indigenous Women in Mining and Resources Australia (IWIMRA), a uniquely positioned organisation working to connect and raise the profile of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women in the resources industry. 

Previous experience includes leadership in global advocacy and awareness projects in major public and governmental bodies including LATAM, the UN Commission of the Status of Women and Australian delegation representation at APEC and UNESCAP. 

Ms Drummond is a non-executive Director of ASX listed Taiton Resources and was recognised for her leadership locally in the WA Business News 40 Under 40 Awards, plus internationally recognised in Women in Mining UK's 100 Global Inspirational Women in Mining alumni. She was also recently appointed as an advisory board member to the Centre for Australia-India Relations.

Florence Drummond

Latest Interviews

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  • Wed, 01 Nov
  • 08:00 - 11:00 AEDT
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  • 180 min
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  • Plenary
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  • Plenary Theatre

Creating Social Value and Environmental Resilience that Supports Shared Prosperity

  • 08:00 - 08:05
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  • 5 min
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Welcoming from IMARC Plenary Emcee
  • 08:05 - 08:15
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  • 10 min
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  • Wed, 01 Nov
First Nations Partner Address: Insights from IWIMRA Members on Opportunities for Change Amongst the Mining & Resources Industry
  • 08:15 - 08:25
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  • 10 min
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  • Wed, 01 Nov
Australian Government Ministerial Address
  • 08:25 - 09:05
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  • 40 min
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  • Wed, 01 Nov
Keynote Panel Discussion: Recognising First Nations and Developing Better Indigenous Partnerships that Support Shared Prosperity
  • 09:05 - 09:20
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  • 15 min
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Keynote Address: The Fundamentals of Creating Social Value and Environmental Resilience that Supports Shared Prosperity
  • 09:20 - 10:00
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  • 40 min
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  • Wed, 01 Nov
World Economic Forum Keynote Panel Discussion: Unlocking Australia’s Energy Transition: From a Global to a Country Perspective
  • 10:00 - 10:15
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  • 15 min
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  • Wed, 01 Nov
Keynote Interview: What has MMG Learnt in Dealing with Challenges of Operating in Complex Jurisdictions Across Numerous Cultures and Geographies
  • 10:15 - 10:35
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  • 20 min
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  • Wed, 01 Nov
World Gold Council & Gold Fields Joint Keynote: Stakeholder Value Creation in the Gold Mining Industry
  • 10:35 - 10:50
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  • 15 min
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  • Wed, 01 Nov
Keynote Presentation: Ma’aden: A New Mining Champion
  • 11:00
  • Wed, 01 Nov
  • 11:00 - 13:00 AEDT
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  • 120 min
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  • ESG Collaboration
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  • Google Cloud & NGIS ESG Collaboration Theatre

Community Engagement, Trust & Indigenous Partnerships

  • 11:00 - 11:05
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  • 5 min
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Welcoming Remarks
  • 11:05 - 11:30
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  • 25 min
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Industry Interview: Operationalising the 'S' in ESG: Does it Matter to Investors?
  • 11:30 - 12:00
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  • 30 min
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IWIMRA Interview: Driving Quality Participation of Indigenous Women within Mining & Resources
  • 12:00 - 12:20
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  • 20 min
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Industry Interview: Community Engagement & Partnerships: What Mining Continues to Learn from the Communities they Operate in
  • 12:20 - 13:00
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  • 40 min
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LATAM Insights: What it Takes to Deliver Effective Social Performance, and What Does Not Work Well
  • 13:00 - 14:00
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  • 60 min
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  • Wed, 01 Nov
Talk it Forward Dialogue Table: What Prevents Mining from Achieving Trust?