Melita Hegarty

Melita Hegarty

Community Engagement and First Nations Advisor

Sandvik

Melita Hegarty is a proud Juru, Gaangulu, Darumbal and Butchulla woman and the Community Engagement and First Nations Advisor at Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions. Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is a global leading supplier in equipment and tools, parts, service and technical solutions for the mining and infrastructure industries. 

She has worked with First Nations Australians across mining and tourism industries. With a passion and focus on creating genuine and equitable opportunities for First Nations Australians. 

She has a Bachelor of Business majoring in Public Relations and a minor in Indigenous Knowledges from the Queensland University of Technology. 

Melita Hegarty

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  • 11:00
  • Wed, 01 Nov
  • 11:00 - 13:00 AEDT
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  • 120 min
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  • Wed, 01 Nov
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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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  • Wed, 01 Nov
Welcoming Remarks
  • 11:05 - 11:30
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  • 25 min
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  • Wed, 01 Nov
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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  • Wed, 01 Nov
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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  • Wed, 01 Nov
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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  • Wed, 01 Nov
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?