Annual Assembly 2018: Program released & registrations open

This year's Annual Assembly will be held in Brisbane on 20 November 2018 at Brisbane City Hall. Essential Participants of CRC ORE are also invited to the member-only CRC ORE Implementation Council meeting the following day.

  •  Tuesday, 20 November 2018 CRC ORE Annual Assembly (8.30am-4:30pm, followed by canapes to 6.30pm)
  •  Wednesday, 21 November 2018 CRC ORE Implementation Council - CRC ORE Essential Participants only (8.30am-4:30pm)

 

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CRC ORE Annual Assembly 2018
20 November 2018
Brisbane City Hall, Brisbane 

It has been a significant year of activity and outcomes for CRC ORE as we approach the mid-way point of our funding term. This year’s Assembly will feature leaders from across CRC ORE's Essential Participant group taking to the stage to provide insights on industry issues and to discuss their experiences on active CRC ORE projects and site implementation studies. This year's line up also features several eminent mining and research industry guest speakers.

 

PROGRAM

REGISTRATION

08:00 am

Arrival tea, coffee and registration

 

OPENING


08:45 am

Welcome address, acknowledgement of
Traditional Owners and Elders and
safety briefing & safety share

Headshot round Jon

Mr. Jon Loraine,
Chairman,
CRC ORE

 

SESSION 1: ACCELERATING IMPACT    
MODERATOR: DR. BEN ADAIR


09:00 am

Crossing the great divide –
balancing imagination and application in research

Headshot round Robin

Prof. Robin Batterham AO,
Kernot Professor of
Engineering,
University of Melbourne


09:20 am

Industry perspective:
Innovation in BHP

Headshot round Cleve

Mr. Cleve Lightfoot,
Head of Innovation,
BHP


09:45 am

The role of government in supporting
reform & innovation in the resources industry

Headshot round Erica

Ms. Erica Smyth
AC FTSE FAICD,
Non-Executive Director
and Chairman

       

10:15 am

Morning tea & student poster session

 

 

 

SESSION 2: IMPLEMENTING INNOVATION    
MODERATOR: DR. LUKE KEENEY


10:45 am

Managing innovation for sustainable change
(re-optimisation of the mine plan for Grade Engineering)

TBC

TBC,
Teck

 

 

Supporting research collaboration - 
connecting the dots between insight and adoption

Headshot round Vaghan

Vaughan Chamberlain,
Senior Vice President:
Strategic Technical Group,
AngloGold Ashanti

 

Collaboration works:
Orica’s perspective

Headshot round Angus

Angus Melbourne,
Chief Commercial
Officer, Orica


12:00 pm

From the desktop to the bench. 
Early insights from the Grade Engineering production trial

Headshot round Luke

Dr. Luke Keeney,
General Manager –
Implementation,
CRC ORE

       

12:30 pm

Lunch & student poster session

 

 


SESSION 3: THE NEW MINING RESEARCH CHALLENGES    
MODERATOR: MS. CLYTIE DANGAR


01:30 pm

The journey to successful technology.
Implementation in Mining – experience from BHP IROC

Headshot round Michelle

Ms. Michelle Elvy,
Head of Integrated
Operations, BHP,
Minerals Australia


01:55 pm

How do successful research programs fit industry need?

· The sensor story - what we have learnt so far

· Understanding heterogeneity

· Connecting our programs to new areas of interest

Headshot round Paul

Mr. Paul Revell,
General Manager –
Research & Innovation,
CRC ORE

       

02:30 pm

Afternoon tea & student poster session

 

 

 

SESSION 4: TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER & COMMERCIALISATION     
MODERATOR: MR. NICK BEATON


03:00 pm

Industry insights:
Making technology pay – Hatch perspectives

Headshot round Jan supplied

Mr. Jan Kwak,
Managing Director,
Hatch Australia-Asia


03:25 pm

Panel discussion:
Inspiration to commercialisation:
Maximising impact for industry

TBC

TBC,
Miner, Startup METS,
Established METS,
Researcher


04:10 pm

Our path to delivering impact:
Review of CRC ORE 2017/18
and focus for next 12 months

Headshot round Ben

Dr. Ben Adair,
CEO,
CRC ORE


04:30 pm

Student poster award presentation

 Headshot round Sue

Dr. Sue Keay,
Director,
CRC ORE


04:40 pm

Closing

Headshot round Jon

Mr. Jon Loraine,
Chairman,
CRC ORE

       

04:45 pm

Canapes & networking until 6.30 pm

   

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