Mines and Technology 2017 Conference in Toronto, Ontario. The conference was well attended. Tom was the Session ...">
Tom Palangio attended the Mines and Technology 2017 Conference in Toronto, Ontario. The conference was well attended. Tom was the Session Chair on "The Culture of Mining and the Challenge of Transition" and moderated a panel discussion at the conference around Culture and Mindset Innovation. Participating in the panel were Neil Clegg, Vice President of VIR Electric Inc; Peter Kondos, Senior Director of Strategic Technology Solutions with Barrick Gold Corporation and Nathan Stubina, Managing Director at McEwen Mining.
The Mines and Technology Event in Toronto last week was an ideal venue to hear about innovations in mining from the people doing the innovation. Tom Palangio, President of Wipware shown above with Andrew Reese, Global Industry Mgr. with Endress + Hauser from Switzerland.
Mines and Technology 2017 focuses on a range of topic areas that are of critical interest for the next-generation mine, especially in the areas of digital analytics, data and tracking systems on mines; the role of robotics in future operations and how innovation will be crucial for waste and resource management.