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Argus Mediterranean Solid Fuels 2018

Your foothold in stable and emerging opportunities across the coal and petroleum coke markets

Put yourself at the heart of the industry at Argus Mediterranean Solid Fuels 2018 on 20 – 22 June, in Lisbon. You will meet with stakeholders from across the supply chain, including suppliers, traders, energy and cement producers, policy-makers and market facilitators.

Expand your list of clients and business partners through our dedicated networking breaks and speaker sessions. You will also learn about changes in fuel requirements, such as the impact of new IMO regulations, strategies for optimising fuel efficiency and coal and petroleum coke pricing outlooks, and much more.

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Your 2018 speaker line up includes:

  • Sirri Uyanik, Genral Manager, Isken
  • Carlos Fernandez Alveraz, Senior Analyst - Coal, International Energy Agency
  • Ömer Buğer, Contracts and Planning Manager, Eren
  • Xavier De Vos, Physical Coal Trader, Engie
  • Rafaelle Miscoria, Head of Coal, Simec Commodities
  • Andy Hill, Managing Director, Cynosure Partners
  • Jorge Paraiba, Coal Trader, EDP
  • Bahadir Kepenek, Procurement Manager, Çimsa
  • Juan Beltran, Purchasing Manager, Grupo Cementos Portland Valderrivas
  • Elena Gueda Vazquez, Cement Plant Manager, Cementos Lemona
  • Freddie Staermose, Business Development Manager, Coal and Biomass, Argus
  • Erisa Senederem, Senior Reporter, Argus
  • Emre Kaymakçalan, Purchasing Manager, Coal & Petcoke, Oyak Cimento
  • Robert Van Den Bergh, Coal Analyst, Gazprom
  • Giorgio Ruscito, Vice President, Assocarboni
  • Janina Lam, Analyst, Howe Robinson Shipbrokers
  • Joy Scurr, Analyst, EA Gibson
  • David Pineda, Uniper
  • Onur Yackmaci, Fuel Procurement and Business Development Manager, Akcansa
and many more...

Top three highlights in 2018

  1. The return of the Turkish Summit

    You will meet and learn with top buyers and sellers from the largest market in the Mediterranean, with a regular attendee line- up that includes Tüpraş, Eren Enerji, Saif Enerji K. S,  Akçansa Çimento, Çimsa Cement, OYAK Çimento, Nuh Çimento and many more. Explore developments that have a real impact on your business, such as tariffs, subsidies, new projects, analysis of supply/demand trends and more

  2. New operational content

    Manufacturers and utilities will hear from top-level colleagues as they cover mitigating risks, improving efficiency and switching to biomass generation. Our regular end-user speakers and attendees include Arabian Cement Company, Vicat, Colacem, Uniper, Iberdrola, LafargeHolcim, Heidelberg Cement, Enel, Engie, Titan Cement and more

  3. An agenda built around networking

    You can arrange meetings ahead of the event with the pre-conference networking tool and maximise your face-to-face time with 10+ hours of networking activities. You will benefit from ad-hoc business meetings and purposeful discussions thanks to conversation starter sessions, extended breaks, dedicated meeting spaces and an evening drinks reception

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coal and pet coke experts
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Tackle your business bottlenecks with Argus Mediterranean Solid Fuels 2018

Are you looking for fuel procurement professionals to supply your products to manufacturers and utilities?

This is your chance to approach Fuel Procurement Managers, General Managers, Business Strategists, Operational/Facility Managers and others to negotiate a deal.
Are you struggling to find stable, sustainable and the right quality products for your facilities?

Meet with Traders, Strategy Officers, Business Development professionals, and senior figures in mining, refining and coal sales corporations
Do you need to keep ahead of legislative developments, including fuel standards, strategies and IMO regulations?

You will learn from attendees and speakers that include Government Analysts, Shipbrokers, Shipping Operators and senior policy-makers in energy and environment
Do you have a service or technology that needs more exposure to cement manufacturing facilities and utilities?

This is your opportunity to showcase to Technology Managers, Consultants, Research and Development Officers, Lawyers, certification and operational control providers, and services professionals
Information You can find out more about Mediterranean solid fuel supply/demand by downloading our exclusive map*
*Please note the map illustrates 2015/2016 values. Click here to be notified of content updates.

For information about attending, speaking or sponsoring at next year's Argus Mediterranean Solid Fuels 2018, please contact us:

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Days to go!

"The conference was extremely successful... I can recommend Argus Mediterranean Solid Fuels to anyone interested in the latest developments in the coal and petroleum coke markets."
- Mehmet Topeli, Energy Planning and Reporting Manager, Isken

"Very convenient for people who want to get in touch with the Mediterranean markets."
- Xavier De Vos, Physical Coal Trader, Engie

"A great opportunity for building/refreshing networks and receiving up to date information in the market."
- Fulya Coban, Fuel Trader Manager, HeidelbergCement Trading

"...from our perspective it was certainly an informative and worthwhile conference."
- Matt Vincent, Head of Coal Trading, RWE Supply and Trading

"The quality of the speakers and presentations were outstanding. It was a pleasure to be at the conference. I highly recommend the conference to any professionals working in solid fuels industry."
- Cem Ozkaya, Middle East and Africa Regional Manager, Interkarbon