Austmine 2015

19 - 20 May, 2015

Royal International Convention Centre, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

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2015 Speakers

 Phil Edmands
Phil Edmands
Managing Director
Rio Tinto Australia
 Barry Fitzgerald
Barry Fitzgerald
Roy Hill
 Greg Hall
Greg Hall
Managing Director & CEO
Hillgrove Resources
 Peter Stamp
Peter Stamp
CIO and Director, Information & Process Systems
 Greg Lilleyman
Greg Lilleyman
Group Executive, Technology & Innovation
Rio Tinto
 Andrew Scott
Andrew Scott
Senior Director Mining Information Technology and Automation
 Jon Lowe
Jon Lowe
VP Strategic Development and Exploration
Nautilus Minerals
 Brendan Pearson
Brendan Pearson
Chief Executive
Minerals Council of Australia
 The Hon Ian Macfarlane MP
The Hon Ian Macfarlane MP
Minister for Industry and Science
Parliament of Australia
 Joe Pease
Joe Pease
CEEC and AMIRA International Director
Dr. Fred Hess
Dr. Fred Hess
CEO and MD
 Paul Lucey
Paul Lucey
Head of Engineering and Projects
Gold Fields Australia
 David Moult
David Moult
Managing Director & CEO
Centennial Coal
 Jeyakumar Janakaraj
Jeyakumar Janakaraj
Chief Executive Offiver
 Dan Alexander
Dan Alexander
Head of Open Forums
Anglo American

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Austmine 2015: Transforming Mining - Technology and Innovation

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Australia has been a cornerstone for innovation in global mining efforts for many years, championing incredible progress across technology, capability and business opportunity. With the mining industry currently coming out of an extended growth cycle, and coming into a state of balance, innovation and technology are key focus areas.

Austmine 2015 International Conference and Exhibition is the premier industry event this calendar year!

2013 saw all previous records smashed, attracting over 500 mining industry executives from over 20 countries around the world, with world class technologies and cutting edge case studies being presented and shared amongst the group. The exhibition sold out, with over 60 companies joining to showcase their latest products and services.

Harnessing the power of mining productivity in 2015 and beyond

On the 19th - 20th May, 2015, Austmine and Mining IQ will be holding the next edition of this landmark forum, bringing together the most innovative products in the market with the most pressing challenges in the mining sector around the globe today.

With over 40 senior level speakers from the leading mining, engineering and service provider firms around the world, plus compelling breakout sessions, panel discussions, interactive workshops and a brand new innovation spotlight forum, Austmine 2015 should be in the diary for anyone working in mining who is committed to the future of the industry.

Austmine 2015 will discuss the following topics:

We want you to get the most possible value out of attending Austmine 2015, and leave our event with a range of new technical and strategic contacts, solutions, and ideas for the future. As a result our program will cover a range of topics and issues, including, but not limited to:

  • Productivity, Automation and Robotics
  • Bringing Innovations to Mining: Collaborating, Commercialising and Adopting
  • Mining New Frontiers: Deep, Remote, Offshore and Space
  • Data and the Arrival of the IT/OT Convergence
  • Operational Excellence: Delivering Real Value to the Business
  • Energy Management Across the Entire Operation
  • Leadership, Safety and Training
  • Break-out Sessions on the themes of: Underground Mining, Open Cut Mining, Coal, Hard Rock.

Specialized focused workshops will also make up a fundamental part of the conference. The workshops sold out in 2013, so make sure you sign up early to secure your place!

Why you can’t afford to miss this event:

  • Benefit from structured networking sessions to ensure you get to meet more of your peers and potential suppliers
  • Learn from the great speaker line up from Rio Tinto, Centennial Coal, Barrick, Hillgrove Resources, Roy Hill, Alcoa and many more – sharing insights into how you can use technology and innovation to improve your mining operations, processes and results
  • Attend your choice of in-depth breakout streams featuring a keynote presentation and panel discussion about: Open Cut, Underground Mining, Coal and Metalliferous
  • Make the most of the exhibition hall and learn about the latest technologies and services available
  • Attend the networking drinks scheduled for the end of each day to make sure you meet as many peers as possible to network and benchmark
  • Don’t miss the Industry Leaders’ Dinner & Awards – one of the key networking events of the mining industry in 2015
  • Ensure you attend the interactive workshop session on Sales and Marketing Excellence in Mining and the Austmine/KCA Accessing Innovation workshop

Sponsors & Exhibitors
Principal Sponsor
Rio Tinto
Gold Event Partner
Schneider Electric
Gold Partner
Brisbane Marketing
Event Partners
Associate Sponsors
Apex Supply Chain
Dassault Systèmes GEOVIA
Rockwell Automation
Hybrid Enterprises
Immersive Technologies
Advanced Networking Partner
Official Airline Sponsor
Etihad Airways
Official Advisory Partner
PwC Australia
Spotlight Partner
ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions
Workshop Sponsor
Curtin University
RSM Bird Cameron
Pronto Software
MinVu Pty Ltd
Metso Process Technology and Innovation
Russell Mineral Equipment
Mineral Technologies
Global Road Technology
Navman Wireless
Remote Control Technologies Pty Ltd (RCT)
Hardox Wearparts
Autonomous Solutions, Inc.
Puma Energy
Deacon Engineers
PR Polymers
G&G Mining Fabrication
TIBCO Software Inc.
Networking Partner
The Department of Industry and Science
Media Partners
Media Partner
National Resources Review
Mining Global
World Coal
International Mining (IM)
The ASIA Miner
Industry Capability Network
Miner Andina
Supported By
Brisbane Marketing
LinkedIn Partners
Mining Industry Professionals