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THE Cobalt Conference 2015 Schedule



Registration Hours

09.00 -10.30 am     Wednesday 20 May 2015

 Schedule

Wednesday 20 May 2015

10.30am Programme commences
12.30pm Lunch
2.30pm Programme continues
5.30pm End of Session I
5.45-7.15pm Reception




Thursday 21 May 2015

8.45am Continental Breakfast
9.30am Session II commences
12.45pm Conference ends
12.45pm Reception and Lunch

                                               PROGRAMME

Wednesday 20th May

09.00-10.30am    REGISTRATION
Session I



10.30am

Welcome and Introductory Remarks


11:00am

Balance in the 2000s? – Peter Searle, CRU International

11.30am

Battery Business in the Panasonic Group – Munehisa Ikoma, Panasonic Corporation

12:00pm

Asian Regulatory Issues: China and Korea – Eric Xiong, CIRS

12:30pm - 2:30pm   LUNCH

2:30pm

Trends in Supply Chain Transparency and Sustainability – Stephen d’Esposito, Resolve

3.00pm

Hydrometallurgical Ni/Co Refining – Yoshiteru Sato, Sumitomo Metal Mining Co. Ltd

3:30pm – 4.00pm Coffee Break

4:00pm

Power Tool Power Source – Lisa King, Stanley Black & Decker

4:30pm

Responsible Sourcing in the Minerals and Metals Value Chain: Current Drivers, Practices and Trends – Kevin Brady, Sustainable Enterprise Consulting

 
5.00pm

Emerging Potential uses of Cobalt in Semiconductor Technology and Regulatory Intersection –Bob Leet, Semiconductor Industry Association

5.30pm

Closing Remarks






5:45pm - 7:15pm   Cocktail Reception

Thursday 21st May



Session II


8:45am – 9:30am Continental Breakfast
9:30am

Chinese Cobalt Market – Frank Fan Runze, Beijing Antaike Information Development Co.

10:00am

The Rise of the Battery Megafactories – Andrew Miller, Benchmark Mineral Intelligence

10:30am – 11:00am   Coffee Break

11.00am

U.S. and Global Cobalt Statistics and Information from the USGS National Minerals Information Center - Kim Shedd, USGS

11:30am

Idaho Cobalt Project - Paul Farquharson/Rick Honsinger, Formation Metals Inc.

12.00pm

Nickel and Cobalt Synergy: Similarities and Differences – David Butler, Nickel Institute

 
12:30pm

Closing Remarks and Conference Close


12:45pm - 1:15pm Drinks Reception

1:15pm - 3:00pm LUNCH

     
       
             
           
         
         
         
       
         
         
       
         
     
         
           
             
       
 

 

    
 
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