For high-level decision makers, it is about establishing the trends which are generating absolute impact on their operations and networks alongside discovering the technology needed to reach their smart visions and goals. This conference stream is positioned to serve the needs of the leaders of the entire mining ecosystem covering; digitalisation & disruption, sustainability, the digital mine, artificial intelligence and funding structures - nothing is left out.
Without question one of the biggest opportunities in the region lies in Saudi Arabia, and their Vision 2030 mandate aims to take mining contribution from $21 billion to $64 billion over the next 12 years.
This dedicated conference is focused around turning ambitious regional plans into a reality and to act as a platform for projects across KSA, Oman, Egypt, Bahrain, Kuwait and UAE to be announced and updates to be released. Expect to find spotlights from each of these countries from ministries, operators and consultants spearheading the projects.
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The big agenda for regional mining companies over the coming year is a complete digital reinvention towards industry 4.0, to maximise the value from their existing assets in a sustainable way, with the goal of mining for profit, not for tones.
This two day agenda is all about digital how mining operators can implement the latest tech and digital solutions disrupting their value chain. Attendees will discover how trends like AI, machine learning, robotics, automation, and alternative energy solutions can transform operations.
Featuring emerging Arab mining countries like Oman, Egypt and Jordan, to the hottest prospects from Africa and Central Asia, we bring together government ministries, mining companies and investors to explore unearthed opportunities.
This track aims to showcase local and international exploration projects and the most attractive investment opportunities. You will find alternative exploration solutions across planning, safety and asset management.
International experts will give their assessment of commodities, as finance leaders discuss traditional, emerging and unconventional funding sources.
Fuelled by spending on mega infrastructure projects across the region, the quarrying and aggregates industry has continued to grow year on year. With this growth, new regulations have been imposed to ensure that quarries are investing in the latest solutions to ensure a minimal impact to the environment and surrounding communities.
Partnering with the UAE Ministry of Energy, this stream examines new technology for operators to enhance productivity and achieve operational excellence. Experts will give insights on new business models and how to optimise the supply chain.
The minerals and waste processing market in the GCC is at the stage of unprecedented change, as government, municipalities and heavy industry are looking for new solutions and partners and are taking their waste seriously.
NEW for 2020, this conference will look at how the GCC industrial sector can improve the sustainability of their operations, productivity and their waste strategies. This track with examine how waste-to-energy solutions can be implemented, and operators can improve their recycling infrastructure and lifecycle management.