28 August - 29 August 2018
Singapore

Argus LiCoNi 2018

Welcome and Registration

Start End
  • 08.30
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  • 09.20
  • Registration and welcome registration
  • 09.20
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  • 09.30
  • Chairperson's opening remarks Alison Tran - Business Development Manager, Non Ferrous Metals, Argus
  • 09.30
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  • 09.40
  • Keynote opening speech Amreeta Eng - Director, Trade & Business Services, Enterprise Singapore

The International Lithium Race

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  • 09.40
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  • 10.10
  • Lithium market trend forecast to 2025 - Future demand drivers Jon Hykawy - President and Director, Stormcrow
  • 10:10
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  • 10:40
  • Neo Lithium updated resource presentation Carlos Vicens - Director & CFO, Neo Lithium
  • 10.40
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  • 10.50
  • Q&A
  • 10.50
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  • 11.20
  • Morning refreshment
  • 11.20
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  • 11.50
  • Anson Resources Paradox Lithium Project: Fast Tracking to Production Bruce Richardson - Managing Director, Anson Resources
  • 11.50
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  • 12.20
  • Keynote panel discussion: Latest updates on investment in the battery metals sector Panel of speakers

Moderator:

Emily Hersh, Co-host, Global Lithium Podcast

 

Panellist:

Geoff McNamara, Partner, Medea Capital Partners Limited

Jessica Fung, Vice President, Pala Investment

Jon Hykawy, President and Director, Stormcrow

  • 12.20
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  • 12.30
  • Q&A
  • 12.30
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  • 14.00
  • Networking Lunch
  • 14.00
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  • 14.30
  • Securing the lithium supply chain with battery materials recycling Michael Tamlin - COO, Neometals

Global developments in nickel and cobalt demand and supply

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  • 14.30
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  • 15.00
  • Impact of the booming battery industry on the global nickel multiverse Alex Khodov - Principal Nickel Market Analyst, Norilsk Nickel
  • 15.00
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  • 15.10
  • Q&A
  • 15.10
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  • 15.40
  • Afternoon refreshment
  • 15.40
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  • 16.10
  • Sustainability of cobalt supply chain Bryce Lee - Director of CSR, Zhejiang Huayou Cobalt
  • 16.10
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  • 16.40
  • The key to ethically sourced cobalt from the DRC Lance Hooper - President and COO, Cobalt Blockchain Inc
  • 16.40
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  • 16.50
  • Q&A
  • 16.50
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  • 17.00
  • Chairman's closing remarks Alison Tran - Business Development Manager, Non Ferrous Metals, Argus
  • 17.00
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  • 19.00
  • Cocktail reception

Welcome and Refreshment

Start End
  • 08.30
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  • 09.30
  • Welcome refreshment
  • 09.30
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  • 09.40
  • Chairman's remarks Alison Tran - Business Development Manager, Non Ferrous Metals, Argus

Electric vehicle sector outlook and demand forecast

Start End
  • 09.40
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  • 10.10
  • Outlook of global electric vehicle industry Sophie Lu - Head of China Research, Bloomberg New Energy Finance APAC
  • 10.10
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  • 10.40
  • The LME and how it is evolving to support the EV revolution Oscar Wehtje - Head of Product Development, London Metal Exchange

Nickel, Aluminium and Copper – ready to serve the EV industry
Cobalt – physical delivery or cash settlement
Lithium – creating a new transparent market

  • 10.40
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  • 10.50
  • Q&A
  • 10.50
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  • 11.20
  • Morning refreshment
  • 11.20
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  • 11.50
  • EVs in the driving seat – Outlook for battery materials and the rechargeable battery sector Mark Seddon - Senior Manager (Consulting, Metals), Argus

Trends and developments in the energy storage sector

Start End
  • 11.50
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  • 12.20
  • Key trends in global Li-ion battery technology and applications Mo Ke - Chief Analyst, RealLi Research
  • 12.20
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  • 12.30
  • Q&A
  • 12.30
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  • 14.00
  • Networking Lunch
  • 14.00
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  • 14.30
  • Keynote panel discussion: Understanding the challenges and bottlenecks in battery sector Panel of speakers

Moderator:

Mark Seddon, Senior Manager (Consulting, Metals), Argus

 

Panellist:

Keith Coughlan, Managing Director, European Metals

Mike Rosenstreich, Managing Director, Hexagon Resources

Raymond Oei, CEO, STERN

Mo Ke, Founder and CEO, RealLi Research

  • 14.30
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  • 15.00
  • The shift from pure index price based battery raw materials to essential purity raw material assessments and mining governance for LMO batteries Raymond Oei - CEO, STERN
  • 15.00
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  • 15.10
  • Q&A
  • 15.10
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  • 15.40
  • Afternoon refreshment
  • 15.40
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  • 16.10
  • + Cg: The other side of the battery Mike Rosenstreich - Managing, Director, Hexagon Resources
  • 16.10
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  • 16.40
  • Indian Graphite in the battery raw material supply chain Bharat Poddar - Managing Director, Chotanagpur Graphite Industries
  • 16.40
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  • 16.50
  • Q&A
  • 16.50
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  • 17.00
  • Chairman’s closing remarks and end of conference Alison Tran - Business Development Manager, Non Ferrous Metals, Argus