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Michael Webb, Nutrien

Michael Webb, Nutrien

By using these technologies, we become more efficient and effective.

Ivan Arriagada, Antofagasta

Ivan Arriagada, Antofagasta

There is a capital being invested into expanding our districts of operation and resource base

The future of mining is (still) people

The future of mining is (still) people

People remain the key to unlocking the potential of the fourth industrial revolution

Gary Goldberg, Newmont Goldcorp

Gary Goldberg, Newmont Goldcorp

We use technology because we can see the return, not just for technology's sake.

Stuart Tonkin, Northern Star Resources

Stuart Tonkin, Northern Star Resources

Technology and innovation really can't be unlocked without people.

Greatest threats/risks

Greatest threats/risks

'Lack of growth' was voted the greatest threat to companies for a second year in a row.

Executive interviews: numbers and trends

Executive interviews: numbers and trends

Four open questions were asked around the workplace of the future.

Ron Hochstein, Lundin Gold

Ron Hochstein, Lundin Gold

It is not about investments in things - you can't just bring in anyone and put some technology there

Simone Niven, Rio Tinto

Simone Niven, Rio Tinto

The world of work is rapidly changing and the mining industry is not immune.

Graham Kerr, South32

Graham Kerr, South32

We've invested more than $7 million (A$10 million) in our leaders in the past two years

Most desirable leadership skills

Most desirable leadership skills

'Vision', 'Communication', and 'Lead by example' were voted in as the top three leadership traits

Jake Klein, Evolution Mining

Jake Klein, Evolution Mining

Our culture at Evolution is what we regard as absolutely critical to past success and future success

Sergey Ivanov, ALROSA

Sergey Ivanov, ALROSA

We aim to build a certain production system to enable employees to be proactive, motivated and proud

Greatest opportunities

Greatest opportunities

Incredibly, this year's ranking barely resembled last year's.

Peter Marrone, Yamana Gold

Peter Marrone, Yamana Gold

To transform the workplace, you must begin with the quality of leadership

Mick Wilkes, OceanaGold

Mick Wilkes, OceanaGold

Philosophically, we need to get ahead of the curve in terms of mine safety and embrace technology