Mackenzie Crabbe, a Graduate Student at the University of Waterloo has launched a survey to explore the drivers, enablers, and barriers to technology adoption in the mining sector in Canada. This survey will be used to inform her master’s thesis, entitled Exploring Technology Adoption in the Mineral Mining Industry in Canada, supervised by Dr. Heather Hall, University of Waterloo.
This research study is also part of a larger, national research study entitled Remote Controlled: Technology in the Mining Sector and the Future of Development in Rural and Northern Regions led by Dr. Heather Hall. Summaries of the data from this survey may be shared with the national research team to inform the broader project.
If you are a representative from a mining company, mining supply and service company, non-profit mining industry organization, municipal, provincial or federal government, mining-related technology company in the Canadian mineral mining industry (excluding Nunavut and NWT and are interested in participating, please click the following link or contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. This study has been reviewed and received ethics clearance through a University of Waterloo Research Ethics Board. If you have already completed the survey, thank you!