Dmitry Agapitov


Executive Director
IGT Group

Graduate of the Geological Faculty of Lomonosov Moscow State University, PhD (Geological Sciences).
The total professional experience is 35 years. Over 15 years, he has held senior positions in the exploration services of Sibneft, Gazprom Neft, Millhouse.
Since 2015, he has been the Executive Director of the IGT Group, which includes several companies engaged in exploration for precious and non-ferrous metals, consulting, remote sensing of the Earth, and the development of specialized software for exploration.
He teaches a course of lectures at the Faculty of the Higher School of Innovative Business of Lomonosov Moscow State University.
Member of the Public Council of the Federal Agency for Subsoil Use (Rosnedra).
Member of the Euro-Asian Geophysical Society.

Session 6 (MINEX Kazakhstan’24)
18 April 2024 / 11:30 - 13:00 | Sary Arka 2

Traditional research methods and digital solutions in geological exploration

The purpose of any geological prospecting, appraisal and exploration work is to identify economically significant objects, if possible with minimal geological risk. Risk reduction is possible only with the use of complex data. To accomplish this task and optimize costs during exploration, the necessary conditions are the use of various techniques, including new software solutions with a mandatory combination with generally accepted prospecting and exploration practices.