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7th International Zinc Conference - March 23-24, 2015 - Dubai, UAE

Metal Events, in association with IZA, will return to Dubai in 2015 to hold the 7th International Zinc Conference. Over the past year, the Middle East has seen an increase in zinc processing facilities, which makes it an interesting place for the industry to gather. Among the topics to be discussed during the conference, are: 1)The outlook for zinc to 2016; 2)Chinese zinc demand – is this set to continue?; 3)Consumption markets; and 4)The future demand for galvanizing.

For more information, please visit the conference website: http://www.metalevents.com/events/7th-international-zinc-conference.


4th International Zinc Symposium: Improving Crops and Human Health - October 15-17, 2015 - Sao Paulo, Brazil

The Zinc Symposium will take a global view on zinc deficiency in soil, crops and humans – and on the best practices to mitigate its impact. The conference will provide new and updated information for agronomists, soil scientists, fertilizer companies, research institutions, government agencies and all those involved in optimizing crop yields and human nutrition.

To see the conference website, please visit: http://zinccrops2015.org


2016 International Zinc Conference and Zinc Oxide Industry Conferences - February 21-24, 2016 - Scottsdale, Arizona USA

The International Zinc Conference is the premier zinc event of the year, highlighting key industry trends and challenges.  The 2016 International Zinc Oxide Industry Conference is being held in conjunction with the 2016 International Zinc Conference, providing a unique opportunity to learn about new research and market trends.  Both conferences offer excellent opportunities for building business relationships and networking with colleagues.

More information will be forthcoming.


Other Events


19th Zinc & Its Markets Seminar, May 4-6, 2015, Helsinki, Finland

Reflecting the industry focus on supply-side issues, in 2015 this popular event on the zinc calendar moves north to Finland and the historic city of Helsinki. Scandinavia has a long history of zinc mining, smelting and production technology, and key features of the 2015 event will be post-Seminar visits to the Boliden Kokkola zinc smelter and to the Outotec Research Center at Pori.

To visit the conference website, click here: http://www.metalbulletin.com/events/zinc-its-markets-seminar


Galvatech 2015, May 31 - June 4, 2015, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The 10th International Conference on Zinc and Zinc Alloy Coated Steel Sheet (Galvatech 2015) will be held in Toronto, ON, Canada. Galvatech 2015 will be co-located with the 5th International Conference on Hot Sheet Metal Forming of High-Performance Steel (CHS2 2015). As part of the co-location with CHS² 2015, there will be special joint sessions on state of the art coated steel dedicated for hot stamping applications. Cross-conference access will be possible for all participants of both these conferences. There will also be a combined Exhibition.

To visit the conference website, click here: http://www.aist.org/conference-expositions/galvatech-2015


INTERGALVA 2015, June 7-12, 2015, Liverpool, UK

The leading international event for general (batch) galvanizing - Intergalva 2015 will be held at the ‘ACC Liverpool’ in the famous UK city of Liverpool. It is a world class convention centre with extensive hotel facilities close by. The venue has the largest exhibition area ever available to Intergalva events and is in an exciting waterfront location with Liverpool’s best bars and restaurants. Europe’s newest and largest shopping/leisure experience is within 5 minutes’ walk. There is easy flight access through Liverpool or Manchester airports and excellent rail links to London and its airports.

More information coming soon at www.intergalva.com


Lead-Zinc Symposium 2015, June 14-17, 2015, Düsseldorf, Germany

Lead-Zinc 2015 will bring together plant operators, engineers and researchers to discuss all aspects of the hydrometallurgical, electrometallurgical and pyrometallurgical processing of these commercially important metals. At the operations level, the intent is to outline benchmarking technologies as well as present plant operations and recent commercial developments.

The conference will be preceded by a short course on zinc on June 14, 2015.  For information on the short course, click here.

Visit the Conference Website here: http://www.pb-zn.gdmb.de/index.php


PERUMIN - 32nd Mining Convention, September 21-25, 2015, Arequipa, Peru

The PERUMIN 32nd Mining Convention is hosted by the Peruvian Institute of Mining Engineers (IIMP, by its Spanish initials), a private nonprofit association that for 68 years has aimed at working jointly with different private and public organizations to help to create forums for dialogue, where actions to achieve the desired sustainable development in the country are created and implemented. The 32nd Mining Convention will include: Entrepreneurial Meeting, Extemin, Logistics Meeting, Technology & Research Meeting, Mining Law, and Top Mining.

Visit the Conference Website here: https://www.convencionminera.com/perumin32/en/

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