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UK-Brazil Mining Academia Webinar

28th January, 2021

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About the event

The British Government in Brazil promotes, in partnership with the Minas Gerais State Agency for Research and Development - FAPEMIG, the first webinar among British and Brazilian universities on the mining agenda. The event has the support of the British Council.

This event aims to present current research and development projects of traditional institutions from Brazil and the UK in the mining field and to promote academic partnerships between both countries, in order to contribute to innovation and new technologies for the sector, in particular in tailings management, decommissioning of dams and circular economy


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Date: 28th January, 2021
Time: 1:00pm to 3:00pm (GMT)
Language: English and Portuguese (simultaneous translation)

Opening Remarks

  • British Government 

Panel 1: Tailings and Circular Economy 

Moderator: Aloysio Santos Neto (FAPEMIG)

  • Prof. Karen Hudson-Edwards - Camborne School of Mines
  • Prof. Beck Nader - Federal University of Minas Gerais (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais - UFMG)

Panel 2: Operations' Optimisation and Automation

Moderator: Nathalia Gomide (British Government)

  • Prof. Pablo Brito Parada - Imperial College London
  • Prof. Hernani Mota de Lima - Federal University of Ouro Preto (Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto - UFOP)


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