Please note, the conference agenda is in progress and is subject to change.

The conference sessions will run through 4:00pm on Thursday and 2:00pm on Friday. During that time attendees will participate in presentations on mining cases delivered by leaders in the industry, Q&A sessions, networking workshops and open table discussions with other mining companies. See below for an overview of the topics to be covered.

The following topics will be covered throughout the conference:

University of TorontoRisk Management in Mining Industry
John Hadjigeorgiou PhD
, Chair in Mining Engineering
University of Toronto

Van GorpThe Influence of End User Specification
Ronald Arkema
, Executive Vice President
Van Gorp

KBRTotal Cost Of Ownership -
Focus on the Value Chain
Clark Whiting
, Director of Operations

HoneywellReliability Engineering and Operation
Bart Winters
, Product Director,
Asset Management Solutions

SantasaloBest Solutions Through Application Knowledge
Mark Ludinsky
, Territory Engineer and Drive Specialist

L and H IndustrialReliability Improvement Project
for Blasthole Drill Undercarriage
Darren Witt
, Blasthole Drill Product Line Manager
L&H Industrial

ScanimetricsHealth Monitoring in Harsh Environments
Steven Slupsky
, President and CEO

Joy GlobalServices for Underground
Mining Machinery
Rudie Boshoff
, Global Service Director – Underground
Joy Global

FL SmidthFrom OEM to O&M
Shahid Abdullah
, Global Head of
Operations & Maintenance

Cloud Peak EnergyRemote Condition Monitoring of
Mobile and Fixed Mining Equipment
Tim Hopkins
, Manager, Predictive Maintenance
Cloud Peak Energy Resources LLC

SKFRemote Diagnostics for Draglines & Shovels
Paulo Cipriano
, Asset Diagnostic Manager

SKFSolving a Maintenance Problem on a Track-Type Tractor
Steve Becker
, Mountain Regional Manager
Spencer Fluid Power

SKF Life Cycle Management
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
6:00pm Welcome and cocktail reception at Marriott Park City
Thursday, October 9, 2014
7:30am Breakfast
8:15am Morning session begins
9:45am Morning break
12:00pm Lunch
1:00pm Afternoon session begins
3:15pm Afternoon break
5:00pm Day one session wrap-up/Q&A
6:00pm Cocktails and dinner
Industry Overview: Frik Els, Editor,
Friday, October 10, 2014
7:00am Breakfast
8:15am Transport to off-site location
8:30am Workshop sessions begin
10:30am Morning break
12:30pm Lunch
2:00pm Day two session wrap-up & transport back to hotel