GEOVIA Innovation Webinar Series

We have recently launched a brand new quarterly webinar series for 2018: The GEOVIA Innovation Series. We are bringing this new series to educate Dassault Systèmes customers and GEOVIA users on topics that matter to your business whether you are looking at overhauling some of your mining processes or simply digitizing an existing one.

Each webinar will be short – 30 minutes – and offered at different times because we understand you’re busy and your focus should be on making your business the best it can be. Each webinar will also be live and presented by an expert so you can beneficiate from a wealth of experience in diverse domains.

We invite you to join our first webinar:

Webinar #1: Optimizing a Tactical Mine Schedule Through Simulation

In this webinar, we will discuss how to optimize a tactical mine schedule through simulation, specifically optimization by iteration, automation of workflows, varying inputs, and selecting the best option out of thousands of potential schedules.

Chawki Jreige, Senior Solution Consultant GEOVIA, Dassault Systèmes and MineSched expert, will deliver this live webinar. Based in Vancouver, Chawki is a Mining Engineer with significant experience in both open pit and underground mines, having previously worked at Vale’s Inco Copper Cliff North Mine.

This webinar is now over but you may view the recording here.

Webinar #2: Improve Your NPV with Advanced Simultaneous Optimization

In this webinar, we will discuss the benefits of rapid, multi-scenario analysis of a wide variety of potential options or future economic conditions on a mining project’s viability. Customers using GEOVIA Whittle simultaneous optimization can produce a better strategic schedule and extract greater value from the project by optimizing the most critical components of the schedule: mining sequence, stockpiling strategy, and processing cut-off grade.

Join us for this webinar at the below times.

This webinar is now over but you may view the recording here.

Patrick Cawley, Mining Knowledge Consultant GEOVIA, Dassault Systèmes delivers this webinar. Patrick is a Mining Engineer with experience in both precious and base metal operations. He previously worked at Vale’s Inco Copper Cliff South Mine and IAMGOLD in Quebec, Canada.

Webinar #3: Enabling Zero Distance with Social Collaboration

In this webinar, we will show how to drive productivity by enabling digital collaboration of mining data within your organization or with external consultants – breaking down siloes between teams and barriers to effective communication, file management, and knowledge sharing.

This webinar is now ever but you may view the recording here

Jessica Jensen, Senior Brand Portfolio Manager GEOVIA at Dassault Systèmes, will share how the Business Innovation Role (part of Social Collaboration) enables effective collaboration, including a demonstration featuring GEOVIA Surpac and the 3DEXPERIENCE platform.


  • Connect people, ideas, data, and solutions in real time
  • Enable centralized control and view of mining data, providing a single source of truth on your business operations
  • Run the GEOVIA applications you know and love, such as Surpac
  • Collaborate efficiently with traceability across the mining value chain


More webinars will be added soon!

Each webinar will also feature a Q&A component in the last five minutes, and we look forward to hearing from you during this portion of the webinar. You will need to register in order to attend the webinar.

View our previous webinars (recording)

Pierre Leroux

Pierre Leroux

GEOVIA Marketing Director at Dassault Systèmes
Pierre is Brand Marketing Director for Dassault Systèmes. He has been working in the high-tech industry over the past 20 years. His experience spans development, consulting, product management, and marketing roles in small to very large companies. Pierre also holds a BCompSc and a MBA.
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