The SAIMM ran a very successful conference in 2017, which was called ’New Technology and Innovation in Mining’. Now, two years on, it is time to update ourselves on the latest developments, both in the digital world as well as the physical world of the minerals industry.

Background

Key dates

Extended Deadlines
Submission of Abstracts 29 March 2019
Submission of Papers / Presentations 12 April 2019

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The Canvas, Riversands, Fourways
Johannesburg | South Africa

Venue

To showcase, explain and demonstrate the potential for operational improvement through innovative but practical technological solutions aimed at improvements in quality, output and productivity.

It is also aimed at achieving a common vision of ‘the art of the possible’ as well as exploring new paradigms for mining and metallurgy in the future.

Objectives

Call for papers

This conference is organised by the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. Prospective authors are invited to submit titles and abstracts for papers, presentations, video clips, podcasts, industrial theatre, sound bites

Abstracts should be no longer than 500 words and should be submitted to:

Yolanda Ndimande | Conference Co-ordinator
Tel: +27 11 834-1273/7
Fax: +27 11 833-8156 or +27 11 838-5923
E-mail: yolanda@saimm.co.za

Topics

  • Data Mining
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • New Equipment
  • Automation
  • Remote Operation
  • Information Management
  • Communications Technology
  • New Efficient Equipment
  • Renewable Energy/Energy Efficiency

Speakers

  • Default
  • Title
  • Date
  • Random

Who should attend

  • Mine managers
  • Operational managers
  • Mine engineers
  • Mine planners
  • Geologists
  • Mining technical staff
  • Technical information specialists
  • Consultants
  • Contractors
  • Students
  • Academics
  • Researchers
  • Metallurgical Managers
  • Metallurgists
  • Process design engineers

Sponsorship Opportunities

Companies wishing to sponsor or exhibit should contact

Yolanda Ndimande | Conference Co-ordinator
Tel: +27 11 834-1273/7
Fax: +27 11 833-8156 or +27 11 838-5923
E-mail: yolanda@saimm.co.za

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