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October 19, 2017

Hitachi to host second Social Innovation Forum in Brisbane

Hitachi’s unique Social Innovation Forum will return to Brisbane on 28 November 2017.

Hosted by Executive Vice President and Executive Officer of Hitachi, Ltd., Masakazu Aoki, this half-day event will focus on digital transformation in mining and technology in agriculture.

The event will provide the opportunity to explore how to drive collaboration and empower change, as well as hear from leading-edge speakers and directly engage in panel discussions on social innovation in mining and agriculture. Topics include:

  • Technology in agriculture: Revolutionising farm management and optimising the complete food value chain
  • Digital transformation in mining: Improving safety and reducing costs in large-scale mining

As well as having the opportunity to meet with experts from R&D, Mining, Agriculture, IT, Transportation and more, guests will also be invited to experience Hitachi’s innovation showcase with technologies and solutions from a wide range of industries and business units including:

  • Hitachi Process Intelligence
  • Drone Imagery Analysis Capabilities
  • Advanced Decision Support and Predication for Agriculture
  • Hitachi Autonomous Haulage System
  • IoT Solutions and Data Analytics within Mining

For more information about the event, including the agenda, speaker information and details on how to register, please visit:

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