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IMFORMED is delighted to announce

MagForum 2022

Grand Hotel Huis ter Duin (Noordwijk), Amsterdam, 7-9 June 2022 (Field Trip 10 June)

The conference for all those active in the development, supply, processing, logistics, and market application of magnesium minerals.


MagForum is our largest event and regularly attracts some 250 senior management players from across the global magnesia supply chain from mine to market.

MagForum 2022 follows the success of our last in-person event, MagForum 2019 Bilbao, and MagForum 2021 ONLINE.

MagForum 2022 will bring together a panel of leading experts to examine and discuss the latest trends and developments in the magnesia minerals market, with a superb Field Trip to the magnesia operations of Nedmag at Veendam (on Thursday 10 June).

Confirmed Speakers*

Sustainable magnesia production for non-refractory markets
Dr. Franz X. Spachtholz, President & CEO, Baymag Inc., Canada

CO2 separation technology developments for magnesia production
Phil Hodgson, Managing Director & CEO, Calix Ltd, Australia

Changing times require a new approach to magnesia sourcing & trading
Andreas Pabst, Managing Director, Cofermin Group & Sally Wulf, Marketing Manager, IMagine, Germany

Look under the hood: refractory design drives raw material requirements
Glenn McIntyre, Director – Material Technology, HarbisonWalker International, USA

Steel market outlook
James King, Consultant, UK

Magnesium chemicals review & outlook
Samantha Wietlisbach, Director Minerals Research & Analysis, S&P Global Commodity Insights, Switzerland

Improvement of thermal conductive MgO filler and different MgO approaches
for environmental applications
Kazuaki Hamada, Director & General Manager, Magnesia Division, Ube Material Industries Ltd, Japan

Refractory dolomite supply & demand trends
Mirko Grassi, Marketing & Application Manager, Dolomite Franchi SpA, Italy

Sustainability above and below ground: development of dunite and the Evia magnesite mine
Pantelis Vetoulas, Commercial Manager & Dr. George Bourmas, Operations Manager, Grecian Magnesite, Greece

A new digital platform for remote management of magnesite ore sorting
Carolina Vargas, Area Sales Engineer Europe, MENA, India, TOMRA Mining, Germany

Exploration for alternative magnesia sources
Dr Ian Wilson, Ian Wilson Consultancy, UK

ECO2 Magnesia: high purity (99%+) and low carbon footprint MgO from serpentinite
Paul Boudreault, Business Development, & Maxime Couillard, Director Engineering, ECO2 Magnesia, Canada

CO2 neutral high purity MgO from Record Ridge Serpentine
Dr Fouad Kamaleddine, Technical Advisor, West High Yield Resources Ltd, Canada

Opportunities for use of MgO in magnesium metal production
Aaron Palumbo, Partner, Garrison Minerals, USA

* subject to change

FULL PROGRAMME DETAILS HERE

Delegates on MagForum

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“A fantastic event. We had a great opportunity to find partnerships, players, and distributors worldwide. Presentations were fantastic and contemporaneous about new processes, world magnesia production and markets.”
Salvelino Nunes, Technical Manager, Buschle & Lepper, Brazil

“Excellent organisation and programme. I learned a lot and was able to make many great connections.”
Jenny Warburton, General Manager, HarbisonWalker International, China

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MAGFORUM 2021 REVIEW

Overlooking the North Sea across grass-covered sand dunes and a wide sandy beach, Grand Hotel Huis ter Duin is an iconic sight on Noordwijk’s peaceful coastline.

It has been a chic beach retreat for more than a century, welcoming guests with a grand marble lobby and 254 stylish guestrooms, suites, and penthouses – many with stunning sea views. Michelin-starred Restaurant Latour adds to the hotel’s prestige, with its haute cuisine and fine wines. More details here

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The only conference you’ll need to attend if you’re in the magnesia business

Programme Outline

Tuesday 7 June 2022
18:00 Welcome Reception & Networking
Wednesday 8 June 2022
Presentations & Discussion
Evening Reception sponsored by
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Thursday 9 June 2022
Presentations & Discussion
Friday 10 June 2022
Field Trip: Veendam

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Sponsorship, Exhibition, Registration Enquiries

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T:+44 (0)208 224 0425

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Scope

  • The full spectrum of magnesia

  • Insightful supply round-ups

  • Market trends and analysis

  • Projects in the pipeline

  • Latest technical innovations

  • Logistics solutions

  • Processing developments

Minerals

Magnesite
Magnesia
Dolomite
Doloma
Brucite
Huntite
Hydromagnesite
Olivine
Dunite
Serpentinite
Magnesium sulphate
Magnesium chloride

Markets

Agrimarkets
Chemicals
Construction
Electrical
Environmental
Filler markets
Food/Pharma
Glass/Ceramics
Industrial specialities
Metallurgical
Refractories
Welding

The only conference you’ll need to attend if you’re in the magnesia business.

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