Plenary
Break-away
Breaks and events
Tuesday
08/12
Arrival and Registration // 07:30
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The Wits Club
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Opening and Welcome // 08:30
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The Wits Club
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Professor Frederick Cawood
Keynote Address: Mr Neal Froneman // 08:45
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The Wits Club
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Executive Director and CEO of Sibanye-Stillwater
Mining in The Twenty-First Century and Its Future of Work: Considerations for Universities Offering Mining Qualifications // 09:30
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The Wits Club
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Professor Frederick Cawood: Director WMI
DigiMine Seminar Program and Course Requirements // 10:15
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The Wits Club
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M Ahsan Mahboob: Head of DigiMine
Tea/Coffee Break // 10:45
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The Wits Club
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Towards a technology framework for evaluating and optimizing the metal flow process for copper production) // 11:15
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The Wits Club
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Sarmad Javaid
Towards a short-range laboratory for testing the accuracy of Terrestrial 3D Laser Scanning Technologies (TLS) // 11:45
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The Wits Club
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Peter Kolapo
A systems approach to reducing variability in decision-making process by addressing the complexity associated with the adoption of disruptive digital technology in a modern hard-rock mining environment // 12:15
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The Wits Club
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Xiang Fan
Lunch // 12:45
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The Wits Club
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Digital Systems for 21st Century Mining // 13:45
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The Wits Club
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M Ahsan Mahboob: Head of DigiMine
Control room discussion, DigiMine visit with Partner Demonstrations. Themes: Underground Wireless Communication systems;Underground Surveying; Mapping and Navigation; sensing Helath; safety and Security Risks; Sytsem Intergrationfor Smart Mining1 // 14:15
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The Wits Chamber of Mines
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Wednesday
09/12
Arrival And Registration // 07:30
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The Wits Club
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Opening and Welcome // 08:00
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The Wits Club
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Professor Frederick Cawood
Keynote Address: Professor Ian Jandrell // 08:15
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The Wits Club
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Dean - Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, Wits University
Partner Presentation - 01: Reactore // 09:00
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The Wits Club
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Peter Moss
Partner Presentation - 02: YoungBlood // 09:45
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The Wits Club
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Patrick Wilson
Tea/Coffee Break // 10:30
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The Wits Club
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Partner Presentation - 03: NCM (Epiroc) // 10:45
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The Wits Club
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David Nyunga
Partner Presentation - 04: Digger // 11:30
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The Wits Club
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Christo Engelbrecht
Lunch Break // 12:15
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The Wits Club
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Partner Presentation - 05: Leica // 13:15
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Rob McAlister
Partner Presentation - 06: Ramjack // 14:00
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The Wits Club
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Mike Jackson
Partner Presentation - 07: DetNet // 14:45
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The Wits Club
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Vinesh Naidoo
Thursday
10/12
Arrival and Registration // 07:30
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The Wits Club
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Opening Notes and Welcome // 08:00
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The Wits Club
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Professor Frederick Cawood
Keynote Address: Alex Fenn // 08:15
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The Wits Club
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Manager - New Technology and Innovation, Sibanye-Stillwater
DigiMine Fast-Tracking Projects Overview // 08:45
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The Wits Club
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M Ahsan Mahboob: Head of DigiMine
GIS for 21st Century Mining and System Integrations // 09:30
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The Wits Club
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Dr. Iqra Atif
Tea/Coffee Break // 10:00
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The Wits Club
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Opportunities and Challenges for Systems Inegration in 21st century Mining // 10:30
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The Wits Club
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Group Participation
Lunch Break // 12:30
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The Wits Club
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Group Presentations and Discussion // 13:30
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The Wits Club
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Refreshments and Networking // 15:00
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The Wits Club
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