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Goldman Sachs chief to address Oz mining conference

Organisers of Kalgoorlie’s Diggers & Dealers conference have announced the international keynote speaker for this year’s event will be Goldman Sachs International chairman José Manuel Barroso. The former Portugal prime minister and president of the European Commission will open the conference on August 6.

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Gold And Silver > Events-coverage

Goldman Sachs chief to address Oz mining conference

Organisers of Kalgoorlie’s Diggers & Dealers conference have announced the international keynote speaker for this year’s event will be Goldman Sachs International chairman José Manuel Barroso. The former Portugal prime minister and president of the European Commission will open the conference on August 6.

Staff reporter

Goldman Sachs chief to address Oz mining conference

José Manuel Barroso

Barroso was prime minister of Portugal from 2002-04 and president of the European Commission for 10 years until 2014. He oversaw the biggest expansion of European Union member countries in history and coordinated the response to the European sovereign debt crisis, according to a Diggers & Dealers statement.