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Chile is an outstanding location for MassMin2020. As the country with the largest underground mines in the world in terms of production and size as well as the largest open pit mine in the world, Chile has broad experience in all things related to mining.

MassMin2020 promises to be a world class conference that will provide a platform for miners around the globe to focus particularly on the future of massive mining methods.

Topics in Underground Mining:
• Preconditioning
• Caving mechanics
• Mine planning and design
• Mine development (Tunneling)
• Material handling systems

Special topics in Smart Underground Mining:
• Center integrated of operation
• Digital data & instrumentation
• Big data
• Automation of unit mine operations

Special topics in Surface Mining:
• Automation and digital transformation of open pit mining
• Tendencies in mineral handling systems
• Transition and interaction between open pit and underground mining
• Projects/Case studies