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Fluorine Forum 2021 ONLINE will bring together a panel of leading experts to examine and discuss the latest trends and developments in fluorine minerals supply and market demand.

Confirmed Speakers

European HFC refrigerants market and F-gas alternatives
Barbara Gschrey, General Manager, Öko-Recherche, Germany

Hydrofluoric acid and downstream market outlook
Samantha Wietlisbach, Director Minerals Research & Analysis, IHSMarkit, Switzerland

Supply chain resilience in the Acidspar-HF-Lithium Ion Battery chain
Kerry Satterthwaite, Division Manager Strategic Minerals, Roskill, UK

Fluorocarbon products as critical enablers in the production of semiconductor materials and IC devices
Dr Robert Syvret, Principal, Fluorine Chemistry and Technology, LLC, USA

New source of AlF3: processing from bauxite and aluminium smelter waste
Dr Mark Cooksey, CEO, ALCORE Ltd, Australia

* subject to change

Programme to include:

Themed sessions structured mine to market
Regional production; exploration; emerging new sources; safety & sustainable development
New technology/equipment; grade developments; challenges in processing; case studies
Innovations in handling; shipping trends; storage solutions; routes
Demand outlook by sector; market trends; new applications; influencing factors; competitive materials

Programme Outline

Wednesday 20 October
Presentations & Discussion
Networking Breakout



The Tree of Fluorine Life 

whose many branches will be well tended at Fluorine Forum 2021

Eurofluor tree - doc large

Source: Eurofluor (CTEF, Comité Technique Européen du Fluor), the Association representing the major producers and users of hydrogen fluoride (HF) and fluoride chemicals in Europe.