Lunch and Learn: Envirosuite

Join us for a free lunch and learn session with Andrew Shek, Strategy and Business Development Asia Pacific-Envirosuite.

EnviroSuite is an innovative, proven technology platform developed to facilitate the management and rapid interpretation of environmental data across water, air and noise. EnviroSuite won the Australian Technology Competition in 2015. It is an integrated, cloud-based system for aggregating, analysing and displaying real time environmental data in a simple, intuitive, portable interface. Used by a wide range of industries and organisations globally, EnviroSuite helps to proactively manage environmental outcomes and risk using high resolution weather forecasting, real time sensor systems, blast and dispersion modelling.

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Championing sustainable diversity in the workplace

BHP’s commitment to seeking out excellence in mining and setting itself an aspirational goal of achieving a 50/50 gender balance by 2025 company-wide, has recently reached an impressive milestone. New figures show that women now make up a fifth of its 26,000-strong workforce, an increase of 3 percentage points in the year to June 2017 (Hume, 2017).

In light of this inspiring achievement, MEC Mining General Manager of Strategy and Business Development, and Committee Chair of Women in Mining and Resources Queensland (WIMARQ), Maria Joyce reflects on not only the benefits of a diverse workforce, but also the challenges that are likely to accompany these ambitious aims.

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