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Evolution says innovation not about revolution: 'It must create value'

Innovation was a key theme at the Austmine 2019 conference in Australia this week, but miners must take care not to get swept up in the novelty of new technology.

Evolution says innovation not about revolution: 'It must create value' Evolution says innovation not about revolution: 'It must create value' Evolution says innovation not about revolution: 'It must create value' Evolution says innovation not about revolution: 'It must create value' Evolution says innovation not about revolution: 'It must create value'

Evolution's Mark Boon: “You can’t fall in love with a project – you’ve got to be clear about what you want to get out of it”. Image: Matt Ogg/Aspermont

This was the message from Mark Boon general manager of transformation and effectiveness at leading gold miner Evolution Mining, who emphasised purpose and effectiveness should be at the core of any