Mining 2050

Optimising growth in the fourth industrial revolution

Extended to 2 full days of content! 


With only 25% of top mining companies employing CTOs and CIOs we look at the importance of these position in fostering a culture of innovation in the work place. The stream will look at the pioneering technologies already available and discuss what is blocking greater investment into technology across the industry.

Key discussion topics

  • Green & Sustainable Technology
  • Waterless Mines
  • Augmented Mining & Strategies for Digitisation
  • Artificial Intelligence / Automation: Robotics / Job Creation / Operational Optimisation
  • IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things)
  • Blockchain for Sustainability / Cryptocurrency
  • Future of Work: Immersive Training through Virtual Reality
  • Startup Spotlight
  • HSE 4.0: Tailings technology / Methods of monitoring / Edge computing
  • Mitigating Digital Risk
  • Digital Twinning
  • A Connected Future: Effective logistics strategies from pit to port