Find this and other articles on LinkedIn Introduction Implementing significant technological change in the mining industry requires a strategic approach from the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Chief Project Officer (CPO). In this blog, we’ll explore how CTOs and CPOs can employ a strategic framework to drive sustainable change using AI and blockchain applications. By… Continue reading Technology Article 8: Leveraging Technology for Sustainable Change The CTO and CPO’s Strategy in the Mining Industry
Find this and other articles on LinkedIn Introduction In a rapidly evolving mining industry, organisations must embrace high-growth strategies to stay competitive and drive long-term success. In this article, I will explore how high-growth strategies can be employed within the mining industry, with a focus on technology, people, and sustainability. By leveraging collaborative partnerships, data… Continue reading Technology Article 7: Harnessing High-Growth Strategies for Sustainable Success in the Mining Industry
Find this and other articles on LinkedIn Introduction In my role as a Growth focussed executive, I’ve often been asked about how major and mega projects fit within large multi-national organisations and I can confirm it is not an easy proposition. In an environment where production, and cash, is king, how do growth and strategy… Continue reading Technology Article 6: Leveraging an Ambidextrous Operating Model for Future-Focused Success in Mining
Find this and other articles on LinkedIn Introduction The mining and resources industries, particularly those businesses that are custodians of resources with high product demand and unique quality, face substantial barriers to entry. However, unfocused strategies and hierarchical organizational structures have hindered companies from fully capitalizing on their competitive advantages and adapting to technological advancements.… Continue reading Technology Article 5: Leveraging AI and Digital Twin Technology for Sustainable Mining
Find this and other articles on LinkedIn Introduction The mining industry is at a critical juncture, facing increasing demands for resources while striving to maintain sustainability and responsible practices. Technology is one of the keys to addressing these challenges and creating opportunities for more efficient and sustainable mining operations. However, not all businesses in the… Continue reading Technology Article 4: Embracing Technology for Sustainable Mining; Are Businesses Prepared for the Future?
Find this and other articles on LinkedIn Introduction Within large matrix organisations, the task of strategising, scanning, and executing Digital and Technology initiatives can be complex. This blog explores the challenges and opportunities that arise in such organisations, focusing on the role of the business unit Digital and Technology Sponsor in setting technology strategy, scanning… Continue reading Technology Article 3: Navigating Complexity and Strategising, Scanning, and Executing
Find this and other articles on LinkedIn Written by Sam Houston Introduction I am committed to changing the mining and resources industries through major projects by a longer-term focus on technology, sustainability and the investment in people. I believe that it is my responsibility to ensure that the minerals resources that I am custodian of,… Continue reading Technology Article 2: The CTO’s Relevance to the Mining Industry
Find this and other articles on LinkedIn Written by Sam Houston I wanted to share some insights from my Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Programme at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Over the past few months, I’ve had the opportunity to delve profoundly into the world of technology leadership and strategy, and its potential to… Continue reading Technology Article 1: Technology Leadership and Why I Chose to Pursue a CTO Course as a Projects Leader