Mining & Metals Productivity Summit

Tuesday, August 20, 2013 (All day) to Thursday, August 22, 2013 (All day)

Johannesburg, South Africa

Learn how your peers are increasing throughput up to 5% and availability up to 3%.
 

Who should attend?

All mining and metals professionals who want to learn how market-leading mining and metals companies are improving productivity.

How are top companies improving their processes and reducing surprise equipment failure by using process optimization and predictive-analytic techniques? What technology is providing a continuous and global view of mines—mobile assets, fixed assets, and process circuits? How do your peers get the right information at the right time to catch problems early and maximize operations?

Learn how to implement productivity improvements in your operation. And get all the help you need from GE's Remote Monitoring & Diagnostics Center, which provides flexible to full managed services.

 

Location

Emperors Palace
64 Jones Road, Kempton Park,
Johannesburg, South Africa
 

Pricing

Conference:

ZAR 5000
$530

Site visit:

ZAR 600
$65

 
 

Sample Topics

   
Peter Carter  

GE Mining's Vision for the Industrial Internet

Peter Carter
Global General Manager,
Mining Solutions
GE Mining

  Derick Moolman  

A Proven Mining Productivity Solution for Equipment and Process Health

Derick Moolman
Commercial Lead,
Mining & Cloud Solutions
GE Intelligent Platforms

Percy French  

Using Proficy MaxxMine to Manage Lonmin's Smelting Operation

Percy French
Automation Manager,
Lonmin Smelter Division
Lonmin Plc

  Selilo Semosa  

How Impala Platinum Improved Process Efficiency and PGM Grade

Selilo Semosa
Plant Manager,
BMR Leach Plant
Impala Platinum

Martin Emond  

What Is Optimisation, Why Should You Optimise, and How Do You Go About It?

Martin Emond
Advanced Control Specialist
Hatch

  Brian Courtney  

Industrial Big Data Vision

Brian Courtney
General Manager,
Industrial Data Intelligence
GE Intelligent Platforms

Raven Mahabeer  

"Discovery" Project - Plant Floor Excellence System

Raven Mahabeer
General Manager,
Information Management
Aberdare Cables

  Ziggy Govender  

Asset Downtime Capture System at Pilanesburg Platinum Mine

Ziggy Govender
CEO
RKA Consulting

Paul Vlachakis  

QATAR Steel PMMS

Paul Vlachakis
MEA Services Leader
GE Intelligent Platforms

  Reinach van Nieuwenhuizen  

Project Design and Implementation Lessons Learned in Executing a Long-Distance Project

Reinach van Nieuwenhuizen
C&I Engineer
Logichem Control

                                             
 

Site visits

See how leading mining and metals companies are actually using advanced software and services to improve their operations.

Visit one:

  • Impala Platinum BMR leach plant
  • Lonmin platinum smelter
  • Aberdare Cables manufacturing facility

The cost is ZAR 600 ($65) per site visit. Seating is limited.

 

Visit the African Bush!

Add a day or two and make a vacation of it. View game in open vehicles...and enjoy the elegance of a bushveld lodge.