July 2022
Minerals Week 2022: Digitalization and sustainability in the industry

For three days, international and local experts will meet to discuss global trends in digitization and sustainability in mining, organized by Siemens Large Drives, with the sponsorship of SONAMI, Woman in Mining Chile, UC Anacleto Angelini Innovation Center and German Mining Network.

Today more than ever, digitalization is the protagonist of the changes that the industry requires. Siemens Large Drives, sponsored by the National Mining Society (SONAMI), Woman in Mining Chile (WIM), the UC Anacleto Angelini Innovation Center and German Mining Network, returns with a new edition of Minerals Week. This year, the main focus will be on Sustainability and how technologies are catalysts for change.

This year’s panelists include Diego Hernández, President of the National Mining Society (SONAMI), Miguel de la Ossa, CEO of Siemens Minerals Chile – Peru; Victor Gobitz, President of the National Mining Society of Peru.

Also attending will be Dalibor Dragicevic, Executive Vice President of Operations at Compañía Minera Doña Inés de Collahuasi; Oliver Beck, Vice President Solutions at Siemens Large Drives Germany Norma Vargas, Director of Technological Architecture at Codelco; Jorge Cantallopts, Director of Studies and Public Policies at Cochilco; Mauricio Gómez, Director of Digitalization at Siemens Large Drives Chile – Peru; Héctor Andrade, Director of Services at Siemens Chile and Carlos Gálvez, Director of Sociedad Minera El Brocal.

Also presenting will be Sebastián Winkler von Mohrenfels, Vice President Digital Business Siemens Large Drives Germany; Mariana Abugattas, Sustainability Manager Angloamerican Quellaveco Peru; Helmar Jungfer, Business Manager Integrated Plan Maintenance and Minerals, Francisco Barrientos, Solutions Services Sales and Luis Jaraquemada, Innovation and Technology Manager Siemens Large Drives Chile.

The event will be held on July 19, 20 and 21, starting at 10:00 a.m. (Chilean Time) and will be broadcasted on the Internet via www.mineralsweek.cl/

About Siemens

Siemens is a global technology company that has stood out for more than 170 years for its excellence in engineering, innovation, quality and reliability. Present in more than 200 countries and with more than 300,000 employees worldwide, the company focuses today in the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization, where it occupies leading positions. In Chile, Siemens began operations in 1907 and since then has constantly contributed to the sustainable development of the country, providing innovative solutions from its various business divisions, with more than 1,500 employees throughout Chile. More information at: www.siemens.cl

Follow us on Twitter: www.twitter.com/siemens_chile

Follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/siemensenchile