Aug 11, 2020

   

Member Story

Symboticware Appoints Chief Revenue Officer

Symboticware Inc., an industry leader of standardized information-based technology to enhance productivity, sustainability, profitability and safety through real-time data management solutions, announces the appointment of a new Chief Revenue Officer. In response to significant anticipated company growth on a global scale, Justin Johnsen, currently Vice President North America, has accepted this role. “As we continue to...

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Aug 11, 2020

   

Industry News

Espanola tungsten property should see exploration work

Transition Metals options Fostung property to private Sudbury firm Transition Metals has landed a joint venture partner to explore an historic tungsten property near Espanola in northeastern Ontario.  The Sudbury junior miner announced Aug. 10 that it’s optioned its Fostung Property to a privately-owned numbered company from Sudbury (“1930153 ON”) led by Mark Trevisiol, who’s also...

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Aug 10, 2020

   

Industry News

MineConnect Bids Farewell to Kiran Krishnan

By Dick DeStefano One of the most discussed issues facing mining and its related industries is the forthcoming problem of talent recruitment as the population of technicians ages very rapidly. I have not seen a national plan that will solve the problem but a great deal of discussion and local responses by individual agencies to...

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Aug 10, 2020

   

Member Story

Sudbury Catalyst Fund Announces First Investment Seed capital fund invests $250,000 in mining tech start-up FORTAI

Sudbury, ON. The Sudbury Catalyst Fund, a $5 million seed capital co-investment fund based in the City of Greater Sudbury, is pleased to announce the closing of its first investment in FORTAI, a Sudbury-based technology company with the vision to transform how mines and heavy industry design, build and manage their operations. FORTAI is an advanced...

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Aug 10, 2020

   

Industry News

OCE Smart City Challenge Launch

As a collaborative partner in the innovation ecosystem, OCE would like to share with you a unique funding opportunity to help accelerate Canadian Smart City solutions in a Post-Covid19 world through connectivity, smart infrastructure and mobility-based technologies through our Smart City Challenge. Smart Cities are unlocking the future of data and connectivity across Ontario, creating enormous...

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Aug 10, 2020

   

Member Story

The coming revolution in health, safety, and productivity within mining – Webinar

Greeter.AI uses artificial intelligence (AI) to encourage, monitor and enforce compliance with mining occupational safety protocols In this interactive webinar, 30-minute webinar Monish and Allan will discuss the upcoming revolution in mining health, safety, and productivity – powered by behavioural psychology and AI. They will discuss the role of technology, people, and Allan’s experiences at...

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Aug 10, 2020

   

Member Story

The Chamber – The State of Mining with IAMGOLD’s CEO Gordon Stothart – Aug. 19

Join Gord Stothart as he provides an update on IAMGOLD’s Côté Gold Project Gordon Stothart originally joined IAMGOLD at the end of 2007 as COO, moving to the position of President & CEO as of March 1st, 2020, bringing over 30 years of mining industry experience to the role. Prior to IAMGOLD, Gord worked in...

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Aug 07, 2020

   

MineConnect News

A Message from the President of Mineconnect

It’s officially August – the time of year when northern Ontarians relish in the final days of summer and begin to prepare for new opportunities in the coming season. This year has been a notable exception as the challenges of the past several months have taxed the resources of both our families and companies. As...

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Aug 05, 2020

   

Member Story

Final Call – Free Webinar: Ramping up your Business After a COVID Slump

In this webinar, you will learn how a Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software can: Empower your sales team in working remotelyAnalyze your customer data to help identify opportunities Assist in follow up with existing and new prospective clientsAllow you to access data from anywhere on any device CRM can be the best antidote to your business’ decreased sales. Discover how it can help you get...

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Aug 05, 2020

   

Industry News

The San Jose Mine Rescue 10 Years Later

In August of 2010, a fall of ground trapped 33 miners 700m below the surface in a mine in Northern Chile. The world watched as the Chilean government and the global mining industry joined forces to apply the latest in drilling and mine rescue technology to find and rescue the trapped miners. By October 13th,...

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