2nd Annual LATAM
IT & Technology in Mining Conference

Innovation and Digital Transformation for Sustainable and Smart Mining

Event Overview

The global mining industry has witnessed significant transformation in the past few decades, especially with the introduction of numerous digital technologies for carrying out mining operations and efficient use of resources. The mining industry in the Latin America is also going through one such digital transformation to harness the power of data coming from various sources. To get a competitive edge and seize the opportunity, mining companies are now adopting new strategies in business and operating models while embracing digital tools and capabilities, like cloud-enabled mobility, big data-powered analytics, the Internet of Things (IoT) and much more.

After our successful inaugural event White Paper Summits is proud to announce the “2nd Annual LatAm IT & Technology in Mining Conference”, scheduled to be held in August 2018 in Santiago, Chile. This time we aim to bring together various stakeholders like mining companies, research institutions and IT industry specialists to focus on sharing the current market trends, technological advancements and future challenges in IT and technology for a sustainable and smart mining industry in Latin America.

Advisory Panel

Federico Galvez-Durand

Innovation & Digital Transformation Director
Exonumis Spa, Chile

Edson Antonio

Data Science Program Leader
Vale, Brazil

Expert Speaker Panel

Rosario Hernández

Head of UX
Multiplica, Chile

Carlos Turina

Director of Data Science
CodelcoTech, Chile

Federico Galvez-Durand

Innovation & Digital Transformation Director
Exonumis Spa, Chile

Edson Antonio

Data Science Program Leader
Vale, Brazil

Sergio Garcia


Mr. Alfonso Viveros

Director of ACTI
Chilean Association of Information Technology Companies AG, Chile

Javier Ruiz Del Solar

Executive Director
Advanced Mining Technology Center, Chile

Carlos Rivera Macuer

Chief of Infrastructure and IT Services
Sociedad Química y Minera (SQM), Chile

Dr. Martin Adams

Professor of Electrical Engineering &PI Advanced Mining Technology Center (AMTC)
Universidad de Chile

Marcelo Raducziner

Industry Advisor
DXC Technology, Chile

Sergio Munro

Regional Business Development Manager LATAM
Cisco, Chile

Carlos Galeano

LATAM Senior Solution Consultant
Dassault Systemes, Brazil

Cosimo Malesci

VP Sales & Marketing
Fluidmesh Networks LLC, USA

Cristián Barraza

Business Development Manager

Jonathan Mayhew

Senior Manager - Strategy
Deloitte, Chile

Enrique Faundez

General Manager

Marcela Reyes

Projects Superintendent
BHP MinAm, Chile

Carlos Carmona Acosta

Executive Director - Mining Interoperability Program
Fundación, Chile

Juan Jara Rosas

Technology Manager
Fundación, Chile

Víctor Moral Morales

Civil Engineering in Computer Science
Universidad de Chile, Chile

Carlos Valencia Vera

Automation Application Center Manager
Epiroc, Chile