Virtual Event | September 15-17, 2020

Deep Dive Session: Mining & Aggregates

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This session addresses the unique challenges of terrestrial mapping and volumetric calculations above-and-below ground, from the appropriate sensors and platforms to compiling and analyzing the data.

Wednesday, October 3

Part I (2:00 – 3:30pm)
Selecting Appropriate Tools: From Capture to Analysis

  • Interpreting Thermal Imaging Data
  • LiDAR: Weighing Accuracy vs. Cost
  • Hyperspectral for environmental/vegetation stress
  • Solutions for Underground/GPS-Denied Environments
  • Manual Vs. cloud-based processing

Part II  (4:00 – 5:00pm)
Building a Large-Scale UAV Program

  • Internal and external regulatory compliance
  • Fleet management & scaling
  • Integrating & leveraging UAV data across the enterprise
  • Predictive data analytics
  • Moving toward autonomous flight
  • Anticipating for future developments

Confirmed Speakers Include:

  • Andrew Carey, Rio Tinto Kennecott Utah Copper
  • David Boardman, Stockpile Reports
  • Callum Walter, Queens University
  • Todd Domney, Sumac

The Commercial UAV Event for:



Drone Delivery

Drone Delivery

Energy & Utilities

Forestry & Agriculture

Infrastructure & Transportation


Mining & Aggregates

Public Safety & Emergency Services


Surveying & Mapping


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