Inaugural 2017 Zinc Metal Roundtable

Join us for the Inaugural Zinc Metal Roundtable to explore zinc metal supply dynamics for 2018, as well as new market trends. As the global voice of the zinc industry, and with 25 years of experience hosting successful conferences, this new event from IZA will focus on metal markets & downstream users. Guest speakers will include representatives from major zinc companies, along with industry management, analysts, and other zinc consumers. Don’t miss the first Zinc Metal Roundtable for informative talks and networking opportunities!

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Rodrigo Daud, American Zinc Recycling
  • Lynn Lupori, CRU
  • Oliver Nugent, LME
  • Ron Smedts, Jean-Goldschmidt
  • Tom Jennemann, American Metal Market
  • Frank Goodwin, IZA
  • Martin Gagne, IZA
  • Ryan Winter, Eastern Alloys
  • Phil Rahrig, American Galvanizer’s Association
  • More to come!


Click the link above (or here) to be taken to the registration portal.

Conference Fees

Delegate fee:

  • Early registration by August 31st: US $650
  • Registration from September 1st – October 10th: US $750
  • On-site registration: US $800

Discount for IZA Member: US $50.
*Note: The discount code appears when you select delegate registration.

Group Discount (IZA MEMBERS) – 3 or more delegates from the same company: US $100 per person.
*Note: Please contact to obtain the relevant discount code.

Group Discount (NON-IZA MEMBERS) – 3 or more delegates from the same company: US $50 per person.
*Note: Please contact to obtain the relevant discount code.

Program Overview

Wednesday, October 11th:

Registration: 9am – 10am

Conference sessions: 10am – 5pm, including coffee break and lunch

Reception: 5:30pm – 7 :30pm

Thursday, October 12th:

Conference sessions: 9am – 12pm, including coffee break

*The full program will be available shortly.

 Conference Venue & Accommodation

Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel
107 6th Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Tel: +1 (412) 562-1200

IZA has reserved a fixed number of rooms for Zinc Metal Roundtable participants at a special rate of US $219 per night/per room, including free Wi-Fi.

The cut-off date for room reservations is September 22nd. Room bookings made after this date will be subject to normal availability and rate. In addition, if we fill our room block before the cut-off date, reservations will be subject to availability.

Information on how to reserve your room will be provided at the end of the registration process.

How to get there?

The hotel is about 18 miles from the Pittsburgh International Airport.

Estimated taxi fare: US $45 (one way).

Super Shuttle:
Fee is US $26 (one way) – reservation is required.


The Amtrak train station is about 1 mile. The nearest subway station, ‘Wood St. & Liberty Avenue Station’ is 0.1 mile.

Driving Directions:
From the airport, take PA-60 South which becomes US-22/30 East, which turns into Interstate 279 North to downtown Pittsburgh. Continue through the Fort Pitt Tunnel and to the Liberty Avenue exit. Proceed down the exit ramp and straight onto Liberty Avenue to 6th Street and turn left. The hotel is located two blocks down on the left.


Valet parking: US $36 daily
Off-site parking: US $9 hourly, US $13 daily
Self-parking: US $13 for 24 hours at city garage across from hotel entrance, no in/our privileges.


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be made in writing (email, fax, or mail) to:

International Zinc Association
2530 Meridian Parkway, Suite 115
Durham NC 27713 USA


Cancellations must be submitted no later than September 1, 2017. All refunds are subject to a US $80 processing fee and will not be processed until after the conference. Cancellations made after September 1, 2017 are non-refundable. Substitutions are permitted.

Hotel cancellations must be made directly with the hotel.



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