Programme

WEDNESDAY 14 MARCH
FIELD TRIP

09.00-18.00 Visit to Horn & Co. Group facilities
itinerary here

THURSDAY 15 MARCH

INTRODUCTION & OVERVIEWS
09.00 Introduction
Ismene Clarke, Director & Mike O’Driscoll, Director, IMFORMED, UK

09.30 The role of industrial minerals in the Circular Economy
Roger Doome, Secretary General, IMA-Europe, Belgium

10.00 A role for secondary materials in reducing supply vulnerability: EIT RawMaterials pioneering innovation in Europe
Wesley Crock, Education Officer, EIT RawMaterials, Belgium

10.30 Networking Coffee Break

STEEL WASTE RECYCLING
11.30 Efficient use of steel waste resources using methodology and technological innovation
Jitka Halamová, Process Engineer, Technical Excellence Dept., ArcelorMittal Ostrava, Czech Republic

12.00 Thermal treatment of steelworks dust and waste chlorides for recycled use in steel and cement applications
Gerhard Auer, R&D Manager, Ferro Duo GmbH, Germany

12.30 Lunch

REFRACTORY RECYCLING
14.00 Building a refractory recycling business through the use of PDCA/SDCA methodology
Mario López, Recycling South America, RHI Magnesita, Brazil

14.30 RHI Magnesita refractory recycling: the past and the future
Michael Postmann, Recycling Manager, RHI Magnesita, Austria

15.00 Networking Coffee Break

REFRACTORY & FOUNDRY SAND RECYCLING
16.00 Refractory waste valorisation under Sidenor steel plant strategy
David Maza, R&D – Knowledge Group Leader, Sidenor, Spain

16.30 Chromite sand reclamation from foundry waste
Chris Wilding, Sales Director, Omega Foundry Machinery Ltd, UK

17.00 Close of Day 1
Reception sponsored by Horn & Co. Group GmbH

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FRIDAY 16 MARCH

Li-ION BATTERIES | FERTILISER MINERALS
09.00 What the EV revolution will mean for the recycling/raw material industry
Hans Eric Melin, Managing Director, Creation Inn, UK

09.30 ICL and recycling, a review on actual performance and potential
Kees Langveld, Technical Expert , ICL Fertilizers, the Netherlands

10.00 Networking Coffee Break

SALT | FLY ASH | LIBS
11.00 Introducing ALUSAL®: aluminium flux salt recovery and recycling process with hydroextraction
Vladimir M. Sedivy, President, Salt Partners Ltd, Switzerland

11.30 Modified fly ash: a green & advanced solution for cement & concrete – application technology, processing solutions, mobile container plants for R&D and production
Dietmar Alber, Business Development Director, Hosokawa Alpine AG, Germany, & Anna Huttunen, Process Director, Fatec Ltd, Finland

12.00 Maximising value in recycling: mining and metal applications by fast inline elemental analysis (LIBS)
Dr Christian Bohling, General Manager, SECOPTA analytics GmbH, Germany

12.30 Lunch & Close of Conference

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