International Minerals Innovation Institute

The International Minerals Innovation Institute’s Executive Director, Al Shpyth, will be participating in Mines and Technology 2017 in Toronto from October 2 to 4.  He will be chairing the session on the Role of Technology for Greater Safety and Sustainability on October 4.  This session will feature presentations by two IMII member companies:

  • Promoting Sustainability, Safety and Innovation at BHP Billiton – The Jansen Project, by Tina Markovic, Head of Operations – Jansen Project, BHP Billiton; and
  • Establishing More Effective Safety Leadership to Prevent Serious Injuries and Fatalities (SIF), as well as Reduced Costs and Maintenance, by John Horne, Director of Safety and Health, PotashCorp.

IMII members who may be interested in attending this conference are invited to contact IMII for a special discount code.  More information on this conference is available at