Mining Resources

September 6, 2022

Antofagasta – Chile

Join the Center for Mathematical Modeling (CMM) of the University of Chile & the UK’s Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC) for the third event in the Copernicus Satellite Data in Chile and Latin America: From applications to networking workshop series. Session 1: Mining Resources will be held on September 6, 2022 in the city of Antofagasta, Chile.

Workshop  will explore how Copernicus data is used to manage Mining Resources via a series of presentations from internationally renowned technical experts. The event will convene collaborative interest groups for future project development and identify research funding opportunities.


In person / Zoom / Simultaneous translation
The event will be held in person in Antofagasta, Chile, will be interactive via Zoom and will be streamed on YouTube. The plenary sessions will have simultaneous English-Portuguese-Spanish translation via Zoom.



Auditorio Andrés Sabella
Casa Central (Antofagasta), Universidad Católica del Norte
Av. Angamos 0610, Antofagasta – Chile
Auditorio Andrés Sabella



(Chile UTC-3)
10:00-10:20 Opening
10:20-11:20 Keynote speech Using Copernicus data within the Raw Materials lifecycle
Sara Kasmaeeyazdi, University of Bologna and RawMatCo Project
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11:20-11:50 Coffee Break
11:50-13:05 Panel Mapeando áreas mineras en la Amazonía brasileña usando imágenes Sentinel
Felipe Lobo, Brazil
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Remote Monitoring of Mine Tailings
Jaime Ortega, University of Chile
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The Goldeneye Project
Taras Matselyukh, Finland
13:05-13:50 General discussion
13:50 -14:00 Closing
14:00 Coctel