Dominique Viera Vice President of Operations for Metaproject participates in Webinar “Mining Projects, Contingency and Diversity”, commenting on her experience in integrating women into mining operations, both in operations and leadership positions. The meeting was organized by the company More Value from Antofagasta and had the participation of renowned professionals in the sector
Dominique Viera, Vice President of Operations for Metaproject participated as a guest in the Mining Projects, Contingency and Diversity Webinar. The meeting was organized by the company More Value from Antofagasta and included the participation of important executives from the mining sector, such as Cristian Vargas, Project Manager at Minera Centinela, Pedro Pereira, Project Director of SGO BHP, Phillipo Correa, Project Engineer from the Vice Presidency. of Projects of Codelco and Gonzalo Herrera, General Manager of Ischebeck Chile. The moderator of the meeting was Jenny Rojas, general manager of More Value Company, who expressed that the objective of this meeting is to contribute on issues of gender integration, the importance of diversity, respect and to destroy myths with regarding the inclusion of women in mining.
Dominique Viera, stressed that – today we are past the minute that it was rare to see women at work, although it is still a topic; But now the real challenge is with this diverse group to do great things, like more sustainable, friendlier, more humane mining.
The men present agreed from their respective experiences that there were no real reasons not to incorporate more women into the sector and that this was the great challenge of the current generation.