Ahsan Mahboob

Ahsan Mahboob

Head of Sibanye-Stillwater Digital Mining Laboratory Digimine

Mr M Ahsan Mahboob is the Head of Sibanye-Stillwater Digital Mining Laboratory (DigiMine) at University of The Witwatersrand. He holds a Masters degree in Remote Sensing and Geographical Information Systems. Due to his extraordinary academic performance, he has earned the President’s Gold Medal during his master degree. Besides that, he has published several research papers in national and international research journals/conferences. During his professional career as an active academic in application of digital technologies and informatics for sustainable management of natural resources, he has carried out several projects for government and industry organizations. His personal research interests include unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), satellite remote sensing, GIS, smart mineral explorations, artificial intelligence and cyber-physical spatial data modelling. Under his leadership, DigiMine has initiated several new projects including the integration of technologies for smart, secure and sustainable mining – for decision-making from a control room environment.

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Tuesday 10/05/2022

From 09:00 To 11:00

05/10/2022 09:00 05/10/2022 11:00 Huawei Southern Africa Digital Mining Summit

Under the "dual carbon" goal and the impact of the normalization of the epidemic, the global mining companies have stepped up their efforts to promote digital transformation in the mining industry, and the use of digital methods to optimize processes and maximize the value of existing assets. It also focuses on emerging technologies such as IoT, Big Data, and AI to help mines reduce downtime, improve productivity and security. In the Huawei Digital Mining Summit session, Huawei will be joining hands with mining elites to share the latest mining digital transformation trends and best practices of mining Industrial IoT and AI technologies in the African mining industry. All speakers in the summit will come from leading Consulting Firm, Mining Company, University and Mining Research Organization.

 

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"Huawei Southern Africa Digital Mining Summit "

Ahsan Mahboob Jean Jacques Verhaeghe Johan le Roux Jun Xu Karina Geyser Liao Yong
Time and date

Tuesday 10/05/2022

From 09:00 To 11:00

05/10/2022 09:00 05/10/2022 11:00 Huawei Southern Africa Digital Mining Summit

Under the "dual carbon" goal and the impact of the normalization of the epidemic, the global mining companies have stepped up their efforts to promote digital transformation in the mining industry, and the use of digital methods to optimize processes and maximize the value of existing assets. It also focuses on emerging technologies such as IoT, Big Data, and AI to help mines reduce downtime, improve productivity and security. In the Huawei Digital Mining Summit session, Huawei will be joining hands with mining elites to share the latest mining digital transformation trends and best practices of mining Industrial IoT and AI technologies in the African mining industry. All speakers in the summit will come from leading Consulting Firm, Mining Company, University and Mining Research Organization.

 

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