Location: Tuscany Suites and Casino
Modern Mining Techniques and Their Dependencies on Complex IT Systems
Join us in March as Hans von Gortler and Brad Fiamboli, executives of Barrick Gold, the world’s largest gold producer, enlightenthe PMI-SNC audience as to the challenges facing the industry and the company’s technology move to Southern Nevada. Plus, the importance of project management for the delivery of IT solutions in the Gold Mining industry.
Mr. von Gortler is the Managing Director of Barrick Gold’s Global Technology operations. He has over twenty eight years of engineering and technology experience ranging from direct mining operations to global technology systems delivery. Prior to entering the mining industry he was part of an engineering team that designed electronic guidance and control systems for military jet fighters. He earned degrees in Electronics and Electrical Engineering from the University of Nevada, Reno. He is currently responsible for relocating and establishing the company’s global information and management technology function in Henderson, Nevada.
Mr. Fiamboli is a Senior Director with Barrick Gold Corporation in charge of IT Project Delivery. He has over twenty four years of experience delivering IT solutions and services in support of a wide range of business functions and processes. His responsibilities include projects portfolio management, budgeting, strategy definition, demand management, vendor management, team management and staff development. He also has extensive experience working with global business units across multiple programs & initiatives. Industry experience includes Financial/Banking, Retail, Transportation, Technology and Mining.