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Beverlee is EduMine's Principal Technical Writer. She has experience writing and editing technical content for the software and mining industries. She also has an interest in user interface design and user experience.

New Online Course – Mine Planning 3 – Optimization

We are pleased to announce the launch of Mine Planning 3 – Optimization by Dr. Micah Nehring and Dr. Sean Shafiee! This course is the third in a set of three courses on Mine Planning. The third course introduces mathematical optimization concepts which often form the basis for many of the computerized planning tools that are commercially available today. It is important to understand how these tools work and the fundamental algorithms behind them to aid the mine planning process. The course covers common algorithms

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New Online Course: Mine Planning 2 – Operations

We’re pleased to announce the launch of Mine Planning 2 – Operations. This course is the second in a set of three online courses on Mine Planning. This course focuses on the main concepts associated with investigating the financial impact of a number of key levers on the value of a mine plan by introducing the key mine planning concepts of sequence and scheduling as well as cut-off grade. While mine planners should endeavour to design and implement plans that are safe, environmentally sustainable and

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New Live Webcast: Resource Business Optimization

This June, we’ll be holding a new live webcast in our Mining Methods and Mine Planning stream: Resource Business Optimization: Margin Enhancement Through the Application of Sensing and Big Data at Hard Rock Mines. The webcast, presented by Dr. Andrew Bamber, will focus on methods for enhancing operational efficiency through the implementation of sensors, industrial analytics and automation solutions. Attendees will be exposed to a wide variety of technologies and applications that can significantly improve the bottom line through the applications of mineral telemetry and

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Mine Project Economics Webcast – Don’t Miss the Early Bird Deadline

The early bird deadline for the upcoming Mine Project Economics webcast is fast approaching! This three-session webcast is ideal for anyone involved in carrying out mine valuations or who wishes to understand mine valuations done by others. Dr. Scott Dunbar will provide instruction in the fundamental aspects of the valuation of mining projects with particular emphasis on the models used for valuation, uncertainties in the input to these models, and the role of the models in decision-making. This webcast will take place 6, 13, and

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Live Webcast – Mine Project Economics

The upcoming Mine Project Economics webcast is ideal for anyone involved in carrying out mine valuations or who wishes to understand mine valuations done by others. Dr. Dunbar will provide instruction in the fundamental aspects of the valuation of mining projects with particular emphasis on the models used for valuation, uncertainties in the input to these models, and the role of the models in decision-making. This three-session webcast will take place 6, 13, and 20 February 2014 from 8:00 am to 10:30 am Pacific Standard

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Register Now for Project Evaluation – Strategy Webcast

There’s still time to register for Dr. Sean Shafiee and Dr. Micah Nehring’s upcoming Live Webcast, Project Evaluation – Strategy! This course will provide an understanding of the fundamental principles and concepts of financial and project evaluation as applied to investment decisions in the resources sector. This 3-session webcast will take place 28 – 30 October 2013, and you can attend from anywhere! For more info or to register, see the course page.

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Project Evaluation – Strategy

Each mine project has its own complexities, challenges, and potential for success. Mining project evaluators try to evaluate/valuate the mine, taking into account the uncertainties that are inherently attached to mining projects. Dr. Sean Shafiee and Dr. Micah Nehring’s upcoming Live Webcast, Project Evaluation – Strategy will provide an understanding of the fundamental principles and concepts of financial and project evaluation as applied to investment decisions in the resources sector. This 3-session webcast will take place 28 – 30 October 2013, and you can attend

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Mine Planning – Strategy Webcast

Planning a mining operation requires a unique approach that differs from other industries. Dr. Micah Nehring and Dr. Sean Shafiee’s upcoming live webcast, Mine Planning – Strategy, will provide a refresher for mining professionals who want to enhance their mine planning knowledge and unlock additional value within their mining operations. This three-session webcast will take place 18, 19 & 20 November 2013, from 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm Pacific Standard Time each day, making it perfect for Asia-Pacific delegates, and accessible as after-work CPD for

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Mine Project Economics: Register Now!

The upcoming Mine Project Economics webcast is ideal for anyone involved in carrying out mine valuations or who wishes to understand mine valuations done by others. In this three-session webcast, Dr. Scott Dunbar will provide instruction in the fundamental aspects of the valuation of mining projects with particular emphasis on the models used for valuation, uncertainties in the input to these models, and the role of the models in decision-making. This webcast will take place 16, 23, and 30 September 2013 from 4:00 pm to

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Mine Planning – Strategy

Planning a mining operation requires a unique approach that differs from other industries. Dr. Micah Nehring and Dr. Sean Shafiee’s upcoming live webcast Mine Planning – Strategy will provide a refresher for mining professionals who want to enhance their mine planning knowledge and unlock additional value within their mining operations. This three-session webcast will take place 1, 2 & 3 October 2013, and you can attend from anywhere! For more info or to register, see the course page.

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