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Presentations will focus on the key minor metal sectors including cobalt, rhenium, molybdenum, tantalum, indium, germanium, gallium, tungsten, chromium, magnesium, lithium, antimony and other specialty alloys. Please note there will be simultaneous translation English-Mandarin Chinese and Mandarin Chinese-English for all papers
The 2024 conference will provide an opportunity to showcase what is happening in China and across Asia, as well as looking at the leading role companies in these countries play as suppliers to the global minor metals, specialty metals and energy transition metals sectors.
There will be plenty of networking opportunities again with the welcome reception on the evening of April 17 kindly hosted by CCMA.
New for 2024 there will be a gala dinner for all delegates on the evening of April 18. The pre-drinks reception is kindly hosted by Advanced Alloy services.
Lunches during the event will be hosted by Titan International and the coffee breaks by Exotech. There will also be a golf competition on April 17 hosted by ICD Group.
Wednesday 17 April 2024
07.30hrs – 15:30hrs Golf Tournament kindly sponsored by ICD Group will take place at the Seletar Country Club – which is located about 30 minutes from the Pan Pacific. We will depart the hotel at 07.30hrs and there will be welcome coffee on arrival at the club.
The first 4 ball will tee off at 08:53hrs and a packed lunch will be provided for all players. Prize giving and drinks will be at the club after the last team finish and we will be back at the hotel by 15.50hrs in time for registration. The fee is £150 per person which includes transport, green fees, buggies, refreshments, packed lunch and prizes.
Separate booking required. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
18:00hrs – 20:00hrs Registration and Welcome Reception kindly sponsored by CCMA LLC
Thursday April 18
08:00hrs Registration and Coffee sponsored by Exotech
09:00hrs MMTA’s AGM
10:00hrs Coffee sponsored by Exotech
Session 1: Minor Metals Transforming Green Technology
10:30hrs Introduction by Rachel Carnac, Joint Managing Director, Metal Events Ltd, UK
10:35hrs Welcome remarks by Stephen Hall, Chair, MMTA, UK;
10:40hrs “New green technology for IGT”, by a speaker from GE Vernova, Singapore;
11:10hrs “Developing critical supply chains for rare earths, zirconium, hafnium and niobium”, by Rowena Smith, CEO, Australian Strategic Materials, Australia;
11:40hrs “A presentation on the tantalum market”, by a senior representative of Ximei Resources Group, China;
12:10hrs ““A robust supply chain footprint for a global EV market”, by Dr Yuan Gao, COBCO, Morocco;
12:40hrs – 14:00hrs Luncheon sponsored by Titan International
14:30hrs -15:30hrs Session 2: Panel discussion: Minor metals in the 2020s – innovation, geopolitics and supply chain issues
17:30hrs -18:30hrs Pre-Dinner drinks sponsored by Advanced Alloy Services Ltd
Friday April 19
09:00hrs Registration desk reopens – Coffee sponsored by Exotech
Session 3: Developments In China’s Minor Metals Markets:
09:30hrs “An update on China’s policies for minor metals”, by a speaker from Antaike, PR China;
10:00hrs “Vital Materials’ approach to a global sustainable supply chain for critical metals for low-carbon and high-tech markets worldwide”, by David Forrest, Vital Materials Co., Ltd, UK;
10:30hrs “Indium market outlook and developments in end-use sectors”, by Markus Roas, Business Unit Manager Metals, Indium Corp, PR China;
11:00hrs “Outlook and developments for the gallium market”, by Mandy Yin, Sales Deputy General Manager, Zhuzhou Keneng New Material Co, PR China;
11:30hrs -12.00hrs Coffee sponsored by Exotech
Session 3 – Transportation Supply Chain Developments:
12:00hrs “A presentation on minor metals in aerospace”, by Nils Backeberg, Founder & Director, Project Blue, South Africa;
12:30hrs “Cobalt market developments and outlook”, by Adam Webb, Cathode Product Director, Benchmark Mineral Intelligence, UK;
13:00hrs “Advanced recycling technologies for battery critical materials”, by Hao Wu, Brand Marketing, Botree Recycling Technologies, PR China;
13:30 Closing remarks
13:30hrs – 14:30hrs Luncheon sponsored by Titan International
Abcom Pte Ltd
ACI Industries Ltd
Advanced Material Japan Corp
Advanced Alloy Services Ltd
Alfred H Knight International Ltd
AMG Chrome Limited
A&R Merchants Inc
AS International Corporation Limited
Avon Specialty Metals Ltd
Botree Recycling Technologies
Buss & Buss Spezialmetalle GmbH
CMT Rare Metal Advanced Materials
C. Steinweg Baltimore (USA) Inc
C. Steinweg Belgium N.V.
C. Steinweg Handeslveem B.V.
Darton Commodities Ltd
Donald McArthy Trading Pte Ltd
Dowa Electronics Materials Co Ltd
E&C Trading Ltd
ELG Utica Alloys Limited
Framatome Japan K.K.
Ganzhou Hongfei Tungsten & Molybdenum Materials Co.
Hudson Metals & Alloys LLC
ICD Europe Ltd
India Trade Link Pte Ltd
Inna Grikis PE
Intertek Testing Services/Intertek LSI
Jinchuan Liuzu New Material Application Science & Technology Co Ltd
Jiujiang Jinxin Nonferrous Metals Co Ltd
Jiujiang Tanbre Co Ltd
JK Metals Limited
JLCO Co Ltd
JX Nippon Mining & Metals Corporation
Keneng New Material
Lambert Metals International Ltd
Less Common Metals Limited
Linct Materials Pte
Lipmann Walton & Co Ltd
Masan High Tech Materials
Metalink International Co Ltd
Metallurgical Products (India) Pvt Ltd
Nanoscale Powders LLC
Ningxia Orient Tantalum Industry Co Ltd
Prime Metals & Alloys
Remondis PMR BV
RFH Metals Company Limited
Shaoguan Goldenbull Industry & Trading Limited
Sovereign International Metals & Alloys Inc
Tantalum-Niobium International Study Center
Titan International Inc
Viper Carbide & Metals Inc
Vital Materials Co Ltd
Voyager Resources AG
Wogen Resources Ltd
Ximei Resources Group
Yano Metals Co Ltd
Zigong Cemented Carbide Imp. & Exp. Corp Ltd
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The current fees are £1000 for MMTA members and £1350 for non MMTA members. These rates are valid until 29 February 2024 after which time the rates will rise.