2018 International Zinc Conference – Europe
Hilton Stockholm Slussen
23-25 April 2018
Registration is now open!
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.
EUR 1,550 – early registration fee valid until 15th March;
EUR 1,750 – applicable 16th March – 1st April;
EUR 1,950 as of 2nd April
IZA Members save EUR 150 on above fees
Groups as of 3 delegates: Savings EUR 500 per person for IZA Members (EUR 350 for non-members)
Delegates who attend the International Zinc Conference in Carlsbad, California in February 2018 save EUR 250 (IZA Members) / EUR 100 (non-members).
Zinc Customers receive a 40% discount on the delegate fee. This applies to galvanizers, die casters, brass, fencing, zinc oxide and fertilizer companies, and steel mills.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain the relevant discount codes.
Fee for optional mine tour to Boliden Garpenberg: EUR 100
This includes bus transfer from/to Stockholm Hilton Slussen.
Note: Participation is limited to 80 delegates and no more than 4 delegates from the same company.
Fee for spouse/non-business guest: EUR 125
This includes admission to receptions and lunches.
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.
Departure 7:15; on the return we will pass by Stockholm Arlanda airport (approx. 17h); expected return at hotel approx. 18h.
Hilton Stockholm Slussen
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:
9th March: 50% of rooms not booked will be released.
21st March 2018: all rooms that have not been reserved will be released. 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.
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.
Stockholm Arlanda Airport (international flights): 40km
approx. 45 minutes by taxi – approx. SEK 700 (fixed price taxis are around SEK 500) / Arlanda Express train to Stockholm Central Station: journey time 20 minutes – SEK 280 (trains depart every 10-15 minutes)
Bromma Airport: 20 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 /or 5 minutes by taxi / or 2 underground stops
Slussen – Metro station (tunnelbana) and bus terminal: 2-minute walk
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: email@example.com 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.