interviews - Minerals for society

The Critical Minerals Association's 'Perception of Mining Working Group' has put together a series of interviews with organisations across the minerals sector working to raise awareness of the importance of minerals for society.


Watch our 20/21 Chairs, Ben Lepley, SRK Consulting and Lucy Crane, Cornish Lithium conducting the interviews below:

electric vehicles & stem - nile henry

Nile Henry, Founder & CEO of The Blair Project

'A lot of young people are passionate about climate change, but they need to know what career opportunities exist' - Nile Henry

minerals in minecraft

Pontus Westrin, Geological Survey of Sweden (SGU)

Stephen Thorpe, British Geological Survey (BGS)

Pontus @EIT Raw Materials created a Minecraft add-on and Stephen @The British Geological Society reproduced the 3D geology of  Great Britain in Minecraft - spread the word to minecraft fans!

jacqui Murray

Jacqui Murray, Deputy Director of the Faraday Battery Challenge, Innovate UK

"As much as I love manufacturing & electrification, this is all about saving the planet" - Jacqui Murray

Dr Barry Wills

Dr Barry Wills, Senior Partner at Minerals Engineering International (MEI) and Former Senior Lecturer, Camborne School of Mines

"There wouldn't be a society as we know it without mining"


Critical Minerals Association

London, UK

Critical Minerals Association 2021