keynote Sessions 13 Nov.
Time: 10 AM - 12 PM (Colombian Time)
The technical day will feature a discussion on how the services the local university sector can provide the mining sector and why companies should be looking to contract locally and help build local university capacity, featuring a special guest speaker from Canada. International porphyry expert Dick Tosdal will talk porphyries in a special keynote and we will hear of some of the mining technology sourcing decisions for the Quebradona project and how the company plans to benefit from future evolutions of those technologies.
How a leading Canadian univeristy provides technical, profesional and R&D services to miners. Jennifer Abols, Goodman School of Mines at Laurentian University
By Oswaldo Ordoñez, Brigitte Baptiste,
A discussion of the services Colombian univerisites can or could provide miners and explorers locally. Oswaldo Ordoñez, profesor, Universidad Nacional and Brigitte Baptiste, rector EAN University.
Time: 1 PM - 2 PM (Colombian Time)
Afternoon Deep Dive
Time: 3 PM - 5 PM (Colombian Time)
Felipe Marquez, president, AngloGold Ashanti Colombia
Technology continues to evolve and improve technical, economic and social outcomes. We look at technology selection for the Quebradona project including the flexibility to incorporate future advances.
Presentations on new technologies and services.