GMG Webinar Series | Pieter van Schalkwyk: Unlocking the Power of Intelligent Digital Twins in Mining

On November 27, Pieter van Schalkwyk, CEO at XMPro participated in our webinar series.

Mining is evolving, propelled by the fusion of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and digital twin technology. As the industry strides forward, embracing this transformative combo becomes critically important. This webinar discusses the potential of intelligent digital twins in reshaping modern mining. In this webinar, Pieter covers the following:

  • Make AI executable with digital twins: Dive into how AI intertwines with digital twins, resulting in enhanced analytics, predictive capabilities, and better decision intelligence.
  • Kickstarting with a capabilities-based approach: Navigate the pathway to seamlessly integrate Intelligent Digital Twins into your operations, ensuring scalability and effectiveness.
  • Example of AI-enabled digital twin in mining: A brief demonstration of an AI-enabled digital twin in mining

View the slide deck here.

Watch the webinar here.

About the Presenter:

Pieter is an experienced engineer and technologist who helps organizations use real-time, event-based Digital Twins to improve situational awareness, process efficiency and decision-making without disrupting operations.

He is recognized as a thought leader in Industrial Digital Transformation and has written and spoken extensively on topics such as Digital Twins, IIoT, AI/ML, and Industrial Blockchain applications.

Pieter holds a Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering and a Master’s in Information Technology. He is the co-author of the book “Building Industrial Digital Twins”, published by Packt in 2021 and was named in Onalytica’s 2022 “Who’s Who in IoT” as an Industry Key Opinion Leader in Digital Twins.