Anthony JACOBS has worked in or adjacent to the natural resources software industry for the last 15 years. This career started by using geology and mining software applications for consulting and teaching in both industry and academia.
Since joining Dassault Sytemes permanently in 2014 this attention switched to the definition and creation of software solutions within the GEOVIA product management organisation.
Anthony JACOBS has led the GEOVIA R&D Portfolio Management team for the last 4 years with a mandate to define the evolution of the GEOVIA software portfolio across three domains; Geosciences, Earth Engineering & Urban Environment.
Glenn BARLOW is responsible for the GEOVIA Industry Process Expert team which is made up of mining professionals with expertise across Geoscience, Mining Engineering, Urban Planning, GIS, Strategic Planning and Programing. Having worked for GEOVIA for over 15 years Glenn has a deep understanding of mining technology allied with a solid practical experience in mining projects around the world. Glenn works with mining companies to understand and embrace digital transformation across the globe.
Stephanie PHILLIPS has more than 10 years of experience working for GEOVIA on various projects from early exploration to final production stage. She specializes in geological modeling and resource evaluation with focus on geostatistical analysis. Stephanie has been involved in several large-scale grade control implementations, establishing consistent best practices at client sites.
Firouz KHODAYARI is a Lead Mining Engineer, author, and professional engineer with a PhD in mining engineering and more than a decade of international mine planning and optimization experience. He specializes in mathematical modelling, feasibility studies, mine planning, and production schedule optimization for open pit and underground mines.