Jul 11, 2017

Mining in the cloud

Mining in the cloud


What’s cloud computing offer if you’re working in remote area sites.

The AusIMM North Queensland Branch Committee has a technical meeting lined up for Monday 31 July to address those and other questions.

The guest speaker is Andy Mulholland who’ll be presenting Mining in the Cloud: Disruptive Innovation.

Be at the Turnbridge Room at the Metropole Hotel in Palmer st at 5:30 for a 6pm start.

It’s free to attend click here for registration details.

Andy is Portfolio Management Director, GEOVIA, at Dassault Systèmes.

He’s a mechanical engineer with over 20 years’ experience in heavy industry across mining, energy and oil and gas, including more than 15 years in enterprise software delivering cloud and SaaS solutions.

Andy currently leads the portfolio strategy and product management functions for GEOVIA’s natural resources software business.

He’ll talk about Big Data and Cloud technology to drive disruptive innovation in mining companies: what it means for mining in the 21st century, where miners should invest and the all-important questions of data security and connectivity, particularly in remote mine sites.

What does the Cloud mean for mining and can it be used in relation to big data?

What is disruptive innovation and can it happen in mining?

What are the benefits of disruptive innovation for mining? Come along to this exciting talk to find the answers to some of these hot topic questions and talk to Andy over some light refreshments kindly sponsored by Dassault Systèmes.


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