Technology Thursday seminar: Arctic mining, Zero-harm

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Time: 3.10.2019, at 8.30-10.00
Place: Stage, Tellus Innovation Arena
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Welcome to Arctic mining-seminar with the special theme Zero-harm!

At the same time EIT DigiEduHack: Zero-harm-competition (2-3.10.2019) is arranged for students, where teams solve challenges given by companies.

In Arctic mining: Zero-harm -seminar, experts working in mining and related fields gather together and discuss about the work safety and risk management issues.

The chair and moderator is Research Professor Pekka Tervonen from University of Oulu.

Breakfast is served, and remote connection arranged to the event.

According to the concept of Technology Thursday-seminar series, the presentations are recorded and videos published in YouTube and this site, approximately one week after the occasion. 

Preliminary program

Opening words
Saija Luukkanen, Professor, Director of Oulu Mining School
Juha-Pekka Lunkka, Professor, Oulun Mining School
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Mining Geophysics as a way towards Zero Harm
Elena Kozlovskaya, Professor, Oulu Mining School
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Arctic mining – Dining with nature
Ville Keikkala, Process Metallurgist, Outotec Finland Oyj
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Sustainable arctic mining – boundary conditions and challenges
Kari Strand, Professor, Oulu Mining School
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Real-time process monitoring with Timegate Raman spectroscopy
Miia Mikkonen, Business Development Specialist, Timegate Instruments Ltd
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Discussion and summary


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Event location

Stage, Tellus Innovation Arena

Event address

Linnanmaa campus, Erkki Koiso Kanttilan katu 1, 90014 University of Oulu

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Last updated: 4.10.2019