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 2024 will bring together a panel of leading experts to examine and discuss the latest trends and developments in the magnesia minerals market.
65 years in the world of magnesia: review of milestones & challenges
Pantelis Vetoulas, Commercial Manager, Grecian Magnesite, Greece
Magnesia supply trends and outlook
Alison Saxby, Research Director, Project Blue, UK
Refractory trends & developments
Nikolas Mathios, Sales Manager, Mathios Refractories SA, Greece
Decarbonisation developments & objectives
Andreas Drescher, VP Decarbonisation, RHI Magnesita, Austria
Magnesium chemicals: review & outlook of downstream supply & demand
Samantha Wietlisbach, Director Minerals Research and Analysis, S&P Global Commodity Insights, Switzerland
How & why CCM is used for cobalt hydroxide production in the Central African Copperbelt
Daniel Verwey, Technology Manager, Protea Mining Chemicals, South Africa
Magnesia in hydrometallurgy: outlook for nickel and cobalt demand
Jorge Uzcategui, Senior Analyst Cobalt & Nickel, Benchmark Mineral Intelligence, UK
Magnesium hydroxide in wastewater treatment: an effective alternative to traditional alkalis
Mac McCreless, Managing Director, Garrison Minerals, USA
Speciality applications of ultra-high surface area magnesium oxide
Phil Hodgson, Managing Director & CEO, Calix Ltd, Australia
Magnesium silicates use in CO2 management on farms, forests, and pastures: A supply chain view from quarry to cash.
Adam Wolf, Chief Innovation Officer, Eion, USA
Magnesium oxide production with sustainability and CO2 reduction
Mohamed Abdelaziz, Project Manager Water, NEOM, Saudi Arabia
FLSmidth: Ready to support your carbon reduction targets
Heinz Tolke, Global Manager – Technical Sales Support, FLSmidth, Germany
Advancing the use of MgO for the co-production of magnesium metal, spinel, and calcium aluminates
Aaron Palumbo, CEO, Big Blue Technologies, USA
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For MagForum 2024‘s venue we have chosen The Pomegranate Wellness Spa hotel, regarded as one of the best new hotels in Halkidiki, north-east Greece.
Its prominent location on the west coast of Halkidiki, among the Kassandra and Sithonia peninsulas, is only 30-minutes away from Thessaloniki’s International airport ensuring easy access (more hotel details here).