Facing public scrutiny and volatile commodity prices, mining companies are increasingly under pressure to enhance safety, improve sustainability, and lower costs for their operations. Digital technologies are an effective lever towards these goals, and mining majors around the world have formed digitalization strategies to remain competitive. In this session, hear BNEF's analysis on the differing strategies of leading mining companies, the impacts that digital technologies can make, and signposts to look for next in the industry.
Danya is an analyst with BloombergNEF, a research agency covering our transition to a clean and connected economy. As part of the Digital Industry team, she researches how emerging technologies such as AI, IoT, and advanced robotics are impacting traditional industries. Danya is based in San Francisco and as such, takes a view on innovative technologies being developed by startups.