2018 Zinc Metal Roundtable

Following the successful Inaugural 2017 Zinc Metal Roundtable in Pittsburgh, PA., IZA will be holding the 2nd Annual Zinc Roundtable in Chicago, IL., November 8th– 9th, 2018. The focus will be on the metal markets & downstream users.  Guest speakers will include representatives from major Zinc companies, other industry management, analysts, and zinc consumers.  The 1.5 day conference will provide an excellent platform for informative talks and networking.

To register, click here.

Conference Fees

Delegate fee:

  • Early Bird Delegate registration (by October 1st) $750.00
  • Delegate registration ( after October 1st ) $850.00
  • IZA members: $100.00 discount (note the discount code appears when you select delegate registration)
  • Group Discount: 3 or more delegates from the same company (IZA members) $125.00 per person.
  • Group Discount: 3 or more delegates from the same company (Non-IZA members) $50.00 per person.

Note:  Please contact rgartland@zinc.org to obtain the relevant discount code.

 

Program Overview

Click here to view the full program.

Thursday, November 8

  • Registration: 9am-10am
  • Conference sessions: 10am-5pm. Includes two coffee breaks and lunch
  • Reception: 5:30pm-7:00pm

Friday, November 9

  • Conference sessions: 9am-12pm.  Includes coffee break

Conference Venue

Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

540 Michigan Ave

Chicago, IL  60611

Tel: (312) 836-0100

Accommodations

IZA has reserved a fixed number of rooms at the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile for Zinc Metal Roundtable participants at a special rate of US $269.00 per room/per night, including free WI-FI.

The cut-off date for room reservations is October 16th.  Room bookings made after this date will be subject to 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.

 

Conference Sponsors/Partners

 

How to Get There

UBER

https://www.uber.com/fare-estimate/

 

Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD)

The hotel is about 15 miles SE of ORD.  This hotel does not offer a complimentary shuttle service to or from the Airport.

Taxi:  Estimated taxi fare:  US $45.00 one way.

Go Airport Express:  Fee is US $27.00 one way- reservations required.

Subway:  Grand Avenue and State Street (Red Line) Fee is US $5.00 one way.

Driving Directions:  Take I-190 East onto I-90 (Kennedy Expressway) East to the Ohio Street (Exit 50B).  Ohio St. is a one-way street Eastbound.  Take Ohio Street to Rush Street. Turn right on Rush Street for hotel entrance.

 

Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)

The hotel is about 12 miles NE of MDW.  This hotel does not offer a complimentary shuttle service to or from the Airport.

Taxi:  Estimated taxi fare:  US $40.00 one way.

Go Airport Express:  Fee is US 27.00 one way- reservations required.

Subway:  Grand Ave and State Street (Red Line) Fee is US 2.25 one way.

Driving Directions:  Cicero Ave North, to I-55 North, to Lakeshore Dr. Go left (North) on Lsd to Illinois/Grand Exit.  Left on Grand Ave to Rush St. Turn right, the hotel is on your right.

 

Parking

Valet Parking:  US $61.00 per night

Self Parking:  US $48.00 per night

 

Cancellation Policy

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

International Zinc Association

2530 Meridian Parkway, Suite 115

Durham NC 27713 USA

Email: rgartland@zinc.org no later than October 1st, 2018.  All refunds are subject to a US $100.00 processing fee and will not be processed until after the conference.  Cancellations made after October 1st, 2018 are non-refundable.  Substitutions are permitted.

Hotel cancellations must be made directly with the hotel.

 

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