GMG Sudbury Forum | Igniting Action: Building the Mines of the Future — Today

June 18-19

Location: Science North, 100 Ramsey Lake Road, Greater Sudbury, Ontario P3E 5S9

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Perspectives and Experiences from Around the Globe

Our lineup of speakers from Canada, Sweden, and Australia brings a diverse range of perspectives and experiences to the table. They’ll share insights gleaned from around the globe, offering invaluable lessons learned and best practices honed in the field. From the challenges of regulatory compliance to the vast opportunities for efficiency gains, these experts will guide you through every aspect of the electrification and automation revolution.

Alex Mulloy
Low Carbon Specialist
Vale Base Metals

Christian Quirion
Senior Advisor, Innovation
Agnico Eagle

Keith Bowness
Innovation Manager

Natalie Hawkins
Principal Engineer Technology & Innovation – North Atlantic Autonomous Underground Program Lead

Ron Bose
Principal Engineer, Operations Technology & Innovation
Craig Mine Onaping Depth Project

Peter Burman
Program Manager Mine Automation

Brad Atkins
Remote Monitoring Centre Manager
Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions

Chamirai Charles Nyabeze
VP of Business Development
Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI)
Network Director

Jean-Christophe Gareau
Project Manager
ReThink Mining

Marcus Thomson
Business Development
SK Godelius

Erik Isokangas
Research Director

Peter Blomquist
Sales Director Industrial
Northvolt Systems AB

Michelle Levesque
Engineering Technical Lead – BEV Team

Rob Labbé
CEO and CISO-in-Residence

Trevor Kelly
Innovation Manager ─ Mining
ReThink Mining

Robert Rennie
President and CEO

Patrice Corneau
Director of Engineering, Advanced Vehicle & Technology
MacLean Engineering

Troy Charsley
Manager, Mine Electrical

Adam Aubin
Senior Manager – Technical Solutions, Wireless and Automation

Aritra Debroy
Regional Sales Manager
ABB Mining

Learn more about the speakers and panellists.

Dive into the future of mining at the GMG Sudbury Forum, where innovation meets industry expertise! Join us on June 18-19 as we explore mine electrification, autonomous mining underground, AI integration, and reimagining mine design – under the theme of Igniting action: Building the mines of the Future – today.

In an industry where innovation is key to staying ahead, these topics aren’t just buzzwords ─ they’re the driving forces shaping the future of mining. Imagine a world where emissions are drastically reduced, where autonomous machinery navigates the depths with unparalleled precision, and where AI-driven solutions optimize every aspect of mine operations. That world is closer than you think, and this event is your roadmap to getting there.

It’s Time to Take Action

But this event isn’t just about listening ─ it’s about taking action. It’s about coming together as a community of forward-thinkers to share knowledge, a network dedicated to knowledge sharing and best practice implementation. It’s about harnessing the power of collaboration to drive innovation and shape the future of mining for generations to come.

So, if you’re ready to be at the forefront of change, if you’re eager to explore the possibilities of mine electrification, autonomous mining, AI, and reimagined mine design, then don’t wait another moment. Register now and secure your spot at the mining event of the year. The future is waiting—are you ready to seize it?

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