2018 International Zinc Conference – Europe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2018 International Zinc Conference – Europe
Hilton Stockholm Slussen
Stockholm, Sweden
23-25 April 2018

General Information:

The International Zinc Association’s second International Zinc Conference – Europe aims to be the preeminent conference in Europe for networking with leading zinc industry stakeholders. Hear from international experts on important topics such as:

  • Global zinc market outlook
  • Regional market outlook in China, Europe, India and Latin America
  • New market segment developments
  • Key Industry Challenge

Delegates will also have the opportunity of participating in an optional mine tour to Boliden Garpenberg.

Registration 

Registration will open end-January.

Fees:

Delegate fee:
EUR 1,550 – early registration fee valid until 1st March;
EUR 1,750 – applicable 2nd March – 1st April;
EUR 1,950 as of 2nd April

IZA Members save EUR 150 on above fees.
Note: The IZA members’ discount code appears when you select ‘delegate registration’.

Special discounts:

Groups as of 3 delegates: Savings EUR tbd

Delegates who attend the International Zinc Conference in Carlsbad, California in February 2018 save EUR 250 (IZA Members) / EUR 100 (non-members).

Please contact bwirths@zinc.org to obtain the relevant discount codes.

Fee for optional mine tour to Boliden Garpenberg: EUR 50
This includes bus transfer from/to Stockholm Hilton Slussen.

Fee for spouse/non-business guest:  EUR tbd

Program Overview:

Monday, 23 April : Registration (starting at 10am); Lunch, Conference and Welcome Reception
Tuesday, 24 April : Conference Sessions (all day) followed by a Reception
Wednesday, 25 April : Optional mine tour to Boliden Garpenberg (all day)

Optional Mine Tour – 25 April:

Garpenberg is Sweden’s oldest mining area still in operation. In 2014 Boliden expanded significantly capacity by adding a new production plant. Today, Garpenberg is one of the world’s most modern, productive and eco-friendly underground zinc mines. The complex ores contain zinc, lead, silver, copper and gold.

This is an all day tour. Transportation will be by bus.

Conference Venue:

Hilton Stockholm Slussen
Guldränd 8
SE-10465 Stockholm

Accommodation:

IZA has blocked a number of rooms for Zinc Conference participants at the special rate of SEK 2050 per night for single occupancy and SEK 2250 for double occupancy. Rate includes breakfast and VAT. Free Wifi is available throughout the hotel.

Cut-off date for room reservations is 21st March 2018. Room bookings made thereafter will be subject to availability/rate.

Information on how to reserve a room will be available at the end of the registration process.

Location:

The Hilton Stockholm Slussen is conveniently located on the island of Södermalm. It is 5 minutes from the Old Town Gamla Stan with the Royal Palace, museums, arts and craft shops, restaurants and bars.

Distances:

Stockholm Arlanda Airport (international flights): 40km
approx. 45 minutes by taxi – SEK 700  /  Arlanda Express train to Stockholm Central Station: journey time 20 minutes – SEK 280
(trains depart every 10-15 minutes)

Bromma Airport: 12 km
approx. 30 mins by taxi  /  There are also airport coaches to Stockholm Cityterminalen at Central Station. Coaches
depart in line with flight arrivals.

Central Station “Stockholm C”: 15-minute walk,  5 minutes by taxi or 2 underground stops

Slussen – metro station (tunnelbana) and bus terminal: 2-minute walk

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations must be made in writing (email, fax or post) to International Zinc Association, 2530 Meridian Parkway, Suite 115, Durham NC  27713 USA; fax: +1 (919) 361-1957; email: contact@zinc.org no later than 30 March 2018. All refunds are subject to a EUR 100 processing fee and will not be processed until after the conference. Cancellations made after 30 March 2018 are non-refundable. Substitutions are permitted.

Hotel cancellations must be made directly with the hotel.

Further Information:

Berit Wirths
bwirths@zinc.org