Watson aids Goldcorp exploration

Goldcorp is bringing supercomputer-driven artificial intelligence to the aid of its exploration geologists at Red Lake, Ontario, to help new targeting efforts in an area where former CEO Rob McEwen famously crowdsourced the best human brains and technology at the turn of the century to inspire fresh discoveries

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The new ‘Goldcorp Challenge’, involving IBM and its Watson cognitive technology in efforts to speed analysis of mountains of exploration data, was a key talking point during the #DisruptMining event