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Argus Metals Week 2017

Argus Metals Week (formerly NiCoMo) returns on 6-9 March 2017 to deliver a platform for discussing the global market outlook, supply and demand balance, market pressures as well as prospect within production, mining and manufacturing.

The 2017 event consists of a new Battery Conference (6 March), NiCoMo conference (7-8 March), Tantalum Summit (9 March) and Tungsten Summit (9 March).

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Inside you will find:

  • Detailed agendas for the Battery Conference, NiCoMo, Tungsten Summit and Tantalum Summit
  • The organisations you can expect to meet and a breakdown of attendees by business activity and region
  • Networking opportunities at the event, speed networking to extended breaks, roundtables, evening drinks receptions and much more.
  • Information about sponsoring, exhibiting or branding at Argus Metals Week

Argus Metals Week at a glance

Battery Conference – 6 March

Latest industry updates with a focus on lithium-ion (Li-ion) - supply / demand and graphite developments, speakers sessions include:

  • A market overview from Kurt Vandeputte, VP of Rechargable Battery Materials, Umicore
  • Case study of the Sonara Lithium Project delivered by Peter Secker, Chief Executive Officer at Bacarona Minerals

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NiCoMo – 7- 8 March

An established gathering of the full NiCoMo (nickel, cobalt, molybdenum and ferro-chrome) supply chain, including key organisations in the stainless steel, ferroalloy and superalloy chains and within aerospace, automotive, aerospace, storage and logistics, recycling and relevant financial contingents.

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 9 March
Tungsten Summit

Explore projects and developments in Tungsten, ferro-tungsten, tungsten carbide, cemented carbide and related materials with a global selection of industry experts:

  • Case study of the W Resources La Parilla Project by Michael Mastermann, Executive Chairman, W Resource
  • Mine Acquisition and Business Opprtunity by Dominic Heaton, Chief Executive Officer, Masan Resources

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Tantalum Summit

Updates on Tantalum, tantalum carbide and cemented carbide with special attention to responsible sourcing. Views from across the supply chain:

  • Opening presentation on A Global Outlook of Tantalum by Daniel F. Persico Ph.D., Senior Vice President, NEC Tokin Corporation
  • Responsible Sourcing Panel with Almonty, TMT Metals, Grondmet, Stapleford Trading and Mines, Minerals, Metals & Markets

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Experts confirmed to speak at Argus Metals Week 2017

  • Bent Laine Larsen, Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager
    Haldor Topsoe
  • Yoran Guenegou, Sales and Marketing Director
    DCX Chrome - Delachaux
  • Maarten Gassmann, Trader
  • Daniel F.Persico, Senior Vice President
    NEC Tokin Corporation
  • Peter Secker, Chief Executive Officer
    Bacanora Minerals
  • Barbara Buck, Vice President
    Climax Molybdenum
  • William Millman, Managing Director
    Mines, Minerals, Metals & Markets
  • Michael Mastermann, Executive Chairman
    W Resource
  • Tony Southgate, Cobalt Trader
    Engelhart Commodities Trading Partners
  • Samantha Veiga, Strategic Sourcing Specialist, Mill Products
    Pratt & Whitney
  • Michael Haw, General Manager - Chrome
    AMG Superalloys UK
  • Denis Gorbachev, Director of International Business
    Wolfram Company

Argus Metals Week is recognised as a meeting place for metals professionals who want to network and make informed business decisions. Our event is supported by leading industry associations and media outlets, including the Cobalt Development Institute, International Molybdenum Association, International Chromium Development Association, the Nickel Institute, Resource Investing News and many more.

 Find out more about who you could meet at Argus Metals Week 2017

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If you have any questions or would like to be involved with Argus Metals Week 2017, please contact the Argus conference team:

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