We welcome you to our inaugural Salt Forum 2022!

Join us for a stimulating conference, intelligently programmed and expertly moderated, covering the key trends and developments, challenges, and influencing factors shaping world salt supply and demand.

A select panel of leading experts will present on a range of key aspects including:

  • Supply trends: global & regional

  • Market demand & outlook

  • New/emerging players & projects

  • Logistics

  • Developments in processing

Confirmed Speakers*

Salt market trends & outlook
Stefan Schlag, Salt Market Information, Switzerland
Solar salt for the chlor-alkali market
Vladimir Sedivy, President, Salt Partners Ltd, Switzerland
Growth market insight & developments
Euston Witbooi, Research Analyst, Project Blue, South Africa
NEOM desalination plant development & progress
Nils van der Plas, Executive Advisor, NEOM, the Netherlands
North American salt market
Patrick Laracy, CEO, Atlas Salt Inc., Canada
Rising global demand for Egyptian deicing salt
Saddam Elsharef, President, Saddam Minerals Co., Egypt
Automation roadmap of salt handling in ports & terminals
Alexander Koschinsky, Senior Consultant, HPC Hamburg Port Consulting GmbH & Bernd Mann, CEO, iSam AG, Germany
Salt recovery from oil drilling fluids
Kerstin Hirsch, Business Development Manager, SEP Salt & Evaporation Plants Ltd, Switzerland
Turkish lake salt production and markets
Ahmet Solak, Key Account Manager, Koyuncu Salt, Turkey
Salt processing developments
Titan Salt, Netherlands
Developments in fossil fuel free drying of salt using low temperature fluidized bed technology
Maarten Holtkamp, Sales Director, TEMA Process BV, Netherlands

*subject to change

Programme Outline

Tuesday 15 November 2022
09:00-16:00 Salt Industry Training Seminar
(Optional | Registration Fee)
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18:00 Welcome Reception & Networking
Wednesday 16 November 2022
09:00-17:00 Presentations & Discussion
Thursday 17 November 2022
09:00-12:00 Presentations & Discussion

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