Harnessing Intelligence: Driving Social Value Through Technology

Austmine Mining Innovation Roadshow
24 February 2022 | Noah's at the Beach, Newcastle


  Session 1: Leading Global Development with World-Class Mining Innovation
  9:00am  Event Welcome
 Christine Gibbs Stewart, CEO, Austmine

 Australian Mining Innovation - Driving Growth & Development
Frank Fulham, Executive General Manager Technical Support & Projects, Yancoal


 Transforming Operations with Data-driven Decision-making
James Dampney, VP Drill & Blast, Hexagon Mining


 Shaping the Future Through Smart Mining
Darren Hadfield, Manager of Digital Technology East Coast, South32

  10:10am  Panel Discussion: Leveraging People & Technology in the Future Mining Business
 Adrian Howard, Chief Executive - NSW & ACT, WesTrac
 Professor Alan Broadfoot, Executive Director, Newcastle Institute for Energy & Resources (NIER)
  10:40am    METS Tech Talk
  10:45am  Morning Tea Networking Break
  Session 2: Roundtable Industry Discussions
  11:15am  Roundtable Discussions
 Exploring key challenges in the mining industry
  12:25pm  METS Tech Talk

 Networking Lunch

  Session 3: Exploring Innovation Across Industry
  1:35pm  Glencore's Carbon Capture and Storage Project
 Mick Buffier, Group Executive – Sustainable Development & Industry Relations, Global Coal Assets, Glencore
  1:55pm  Modernising Mining Manufacturing - Digital and Sustainability Transformation for Bradken
 Reece Attwood, R&D Manager, Bradken

 A Gold Standard For Mining - Innovation at Lake Cowal
Martin Sonogan, Group Principal Mining Engineer, Evolution Mining

  2:35pm  METS Tech Talk

 Afternoon Tea Networking Break

  Session 4: Partnering for Shared Value and a Sustainable Future
  3:20pm  BHP Supplier Innovation Program
 Camila Cáceres, Principal Community & Innovation, BHP

 Powering our Future Mines
Warwick Sommer, Executive General Manager - Innovation & Service, Ampcontrol

  4:00pm  Innovation in HSE: Collaborating with Key Stakeholders
 Cam Halfpenny, General Manager, Bengalla Mining Company
  4:20pm  Panel Discussion: From Threats to New Frontiers - Co-Developing our Future
 Belinda Grealy, Global Head - Commercial Centre of Excellence, Orica 
 Stuart Sneyd, President Australasia, Metso Outotec
 Justin Bain, Chief Executive Officer, 3ME Technology

 Event Conclusion


 Closing Networking Drinks