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GENERAL INFORMATION

The 2016 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 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.


REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Please click here to register: https://www.regonline.com/2016internationalzincconference.

You have 3 registration options:

1. International Zinc Conference Only

The delegate registration fee for the Zinc Conference Only includes two days of meeting sessions (Monday, February 22 and Tuesday, February 23), the welcome and awards receptions, Buffet Breakfast on Monday and Tuesday (NEW this year), conference gifts, and a copy of the speakers’ papers when they become available.

Delegate Registration Fees:

Early Rate:  $1550 per person if payment is received online by January 8, 2016.

Regular Rate:  $1700 per person if payment is received online thereafter.

2. International Zinc Oxide Industry Conference Only

The delegate registration fee for the Zinc Oxide Conference Only includes the conference sessions on Tuesday afternoon, February 23 and on Wednesday, February 24, the awards reception Tuesday evening, Lunch on Wednesday (NEW this year!), conference gifts, and a copy of the speakers’ papers when they become available.

Delegate Registration Fee:          $800 per person

3. **BEST DEAL**   Zinc & Zinc Oxide Conference Package

The delegate registration fee for both the Zinc & Zinc Oxide Conferences includes three full days of meeting sessions, the welcome and awards receptions, Breakfast on Monday and Tuesday and Lunch on Wednesday (NEW this year!), conference gifts, and a copy of the speakers’ papers when they become available.

Delegate Registration Fees:

Early Rate: $1850 per person if payment is received online by January 8, 2016

Regular Rate: $2000 per person if payment is received online thereafter.


SPOUSES, GUESTS, AND ADDITIONAL OPTIONS

Spouse/Non-Business Guest Registration for the Zinc Conference: $200 per person

The spouse/non-business guest registration fee includes the welcome reception on Sunday, February 21, the awards reception on Tuesday, February 23, a buffet breakfast on Monday and Tuesday, as well as a special group meeting on Monday morning. Registered spouses/non-business guests may participate in the golf and tennis tournaments and special tours for an additional fee.

Spouse/Non-Business Guest Registration for the Zinc Oxide Conference Only: $60 per person

The spouse/non-business guest registration fee for those attending the Zinc Oxide Conference only includes the awards reception on Tuesday evening, February 23.

Optional Events

Conference attendees and their guests have the opportunity to participate in several special events including golf and tennis tournaments.  More details and pricing for these events is available when you register for the conference.


HOTEL INFORMATION

The Westin Kierland Hotel
6902 East Greenway Parkway
Scottsdale AZ  85254 USA
Phone:  1-480-624-1000

Call the Hotel Reservation Department at 1-800-354-5892, ask for the group rate for the 2016 International Zinc Association Conference.
Rooms available starting at $ 319.00++ per night for single or double occupancy (includes internet and will “opt-out” of the resort fee).

Please click below for online hotel link for reservations:
https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/events/start.action?id=1509256142&key=2AE7CA8B

We have rooms blocked until our cut-off date of January 27, 2016.

After this date, rooms will be subject to space/rate availability.

In addition, if we fill our room block before the cut-off date, reservations will be subject to availability.  Space before and after the conference is extremely limited. A deposit equal to two nights’ room and tax is required to hold each guest’s reservation.


CONFERENCE AGENDA

The tentative agenda for this year’s conference is available here.

Key topics this year include:

  • China developments
  • New zinc markets
  • Supply-demand forecasts

CANCELLATION POLICY

All cancellations must be received in writing. Delegate and spouse/ non-business guest registration fees will be refunded, less a $100 processing fee, if cancellations are emailed, postmarked, or faxed to (919) 361-1957 by Friday, January 29, 2016. After January 29, all registration fees are non-refundable. Substitutions are permitted.

Hotel cancellations must be made directly with the hotel.