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Argus Metals Week 2018

Argus Metals Week 2018 celebrated its ten-year anniversary by bringing insights and clarity to the nickel, cobalt, molybdenum, ferro-chrome, battery and 3T conflict mineral markets over four days of dedicated presentations, discussions and networking.

Attendees received an exclusive update on the responsible sourcing of cobalt from Alexis Mikamdji, Managing Director, CEEC of the Ministry of Mines, Democratic Republic of Congo 

Download our 2018 eBook: Movement in Metals: Lithium, Cobalt and Tungsten

Mini eBook from Argus Metals Week 2018
Information Download your complimentary copy of the eBook. Inside you will find:
  • Thoughts from Do-Fluoride Chemicals on current lithium consumption
  • The future of lead-acid batteries per Hallgarten & Company's Christopher Ecclestone
  • How Cobalt27 and Groupe Renault see large multinationals cleanly sourcing enough Cobalt to meet demand
  • Michael Masterman of W Resources giving us an update on the La Parrilla project

 Just some of our 2018 speakers:

Anand Gupta
Anand Gupta
Chief Executive Officer
Aamor Inox
Reiner Haus Reiner Haus
Managing Director
Dofner Anzaplan

Bill Reid
William Reid
Associate Director:  Airfoil Castings, Structural Castings, Forgings & Mill Products Strategy
Pratt & Whitney
Terry Perles
Terry Perles
Motive Metals
Denis Gorbachev
Denis Gorbachev
Director International Business
Dominic Heaton
Dominic Heaton
Chief Executive Officer
Masan Resources
Michael Lillja
Michael Lillja
Marketing Director
Afarak Group
Barbara Buck, VP Sales and Marketing, Climax Molybdenum
Barbara Buck
Vice President of Sales and Marketing
Climax Molybdenum Company
Michael Michael Masterman
Executive Chairman
W Resources
Fedor Mironenko
Fedor Mironenko
General Manager
Avas Trading

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Christopher Ecclestone, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Alix Resources

Cassie Yen, Manager of Foreign Trade Dept, Do-Fluoride Chemicals

Christopher Reed, Managing Director, Neometals

Jeremy Poirier, President & CEO, Bearing Lithium

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

Marco Romero, President & CEO, Euro Manganese

Hakim Faqir, R&D Hydrometallurgy Deputy Director, Managem Group

Fabio Maggiore, Metal Man, Orim

Denis Sharypin, Head of Market Research, Norilsk Nickel

Stephane Chorlet, Sales & Marketing Vice President, Erasteel - VALDI

David Weight, President, Cobalt Development Institute

Philippe Richard, Secretary General, International Chromium Development Association

Carl Landuydt, Managing  Director, Aperam Sourcing

Stephane Chorlet, Sales & Marketing Vice President, Erasteel - VALDI

Nigel Clarke, Manager Alloys & Metals Procurement, Liberty Speciality Steels

Andrew O'Donovan, CEO, Global Advanced Metals

Michael Dornhofer, Director of Purchasing & Logistic Wolfram Bergbau und Hütten

Richard Lucas, Managing Director, Wolf Minerals

Johann Jacobs, Chairman, King Island Scheelite

Kay Nimmo, Manager of Sustainability and Regulatory Affairs, ITRI

Burghard Zeiler, General Secretary, International Tungsten Industry Association

Lawrence Heim, Managing Director, Elm Group


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If you have any questions or would like to be involved with Argus Metals Week 2019, please contact the Argus conference team:

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Argus Metals Week 2018 welcomed industry professionals from across the battery, tungsten, tantalum and complementary metal supply chains. Discover the types of companies and industry peers you could have networked with, and who you could meet at Argus Metals Week 2019.

Download the 2018 sample attendee list

  Argus Metals Week 2016 sample list

Download the 2018 sample attendee list

Participants include the likes of:

  • Tata Steel - Purchasing Manager
  • Thyssenkrupp Metallurgical Products - Sales Director
  • BASF - Global Procurement Manager
  • AMG Superalloys - General Manager
  • Nui Phao Mining - Chief Operating Officer
  • Mitsui & Co - Head of Business Development
  • Pratt & Whitney - Strategic Sourcing Manager
  • Nordmet Interserv - Head of International Trade Department
  • Traxys North America - VP Special Metals
  • Wolfram - Business Development Director

Download now to view a sample of attendees at Argus Metals Week 2018

Information Register your interest in Argus Metals Week 2019 for the chance to meet face-to-face with these organisation

“ a valuable insight into the key drivers affecting the market. A must for supply chain professionals.”
- Nigel Clarke, Sourcing Manager, Tata Steel Procurement

Who you will meet at Argus Metals Week*

The above sample list only includes a sample from our 2018 event but Argus Metals Week has hosted a networking and learning platform for a wide range of metals professionals, including:

Attendees by job title:

  • CEO / Managing Director / General Manager / President
  • Member of the Board
  • Chairman / Secretary General
  • Global Purchasing Director / Manager
  • Director of Sales, Asia and Europe
  • VP of Production & Quality
  • Operations Manager
  • Head of Sales
  • Sales Manager (Chromium, Cobalt and Nickel)
  • Head of Corporate Development
  • Project Director for Price Benchmarking
  • Chief Marketing Officer
  • Chief Advisor
  • Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager
  • Strategic Sourcing - Mill Products
  • Commercial Manager
  • Chemical Sales Manager
  • Chief Analyst
  • Trader / Senior Trader
  • LME Broker
  • Supply & Refining Manager
  • Sourcing & IT Manager
  • Sustainability Manager
  • Market Development Analyst
  • Sales & Operations Manager
  • Geologist
  • Senior Staff Engineer
  • Senior Manager, Sales Tool Materials

Attendees by business activity

  • Mining companies
  • Metals producers
  • Metals / Materials / Product manufacturers
  • Traders
  • Processors
  • Recyclers
  • Warehousing and logistics companies
  • Inspection and sampling / assaying companies
  • Consultancies
  • Finance / Investment companies
  • Market Researchers
  • Government, associations and regulators

“I was here last year, and I found it to be a very good conference – well attended, good speakers. There will be a lot of people here from London, from the financial communities.”
- Barry Jackson, Market Intelligence Manager - Nickel, Anglo American

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*data based on past attendee trends

Regular company attendees

Argus Metals Week enjoys high year-on-year retention thanks to an industry-researched agenda that features top level decision-makers spanning the full metals supply chain. Here are just some of the companies that regularly attend the event:

  • 5N Plus Belgium
  • A.M.P.I SRL
  • ABS Alloys & Metals
  • Airbus UK
  • Alfred H Knight Int Ltd
  • Ampere Alloys
  • Anglo American
  • Asil Celik A.S.
  • AVAS Trading Ltd.
  • Avon Metals Ltd
  • Axens
  • Blenheim Capital Management, LLC
  • Boch sro
  • C. Steinweg-Handelsveem B.V.
  • CDI
  • Climax Molybdenum
  • CM Chemiemetall GmbH
  • Cunico Marketing FZE
  • Darton Commodities
  • Dubal International
  • EAC Corporation
  • ENRC Marketing (Africa) AG
  • F.W. Hempel Intermétaux SA
  • Faxgroup Metal
  • Fondel Metals B.V.
  • Glencore International AG
  • Globe Metal Inc.
  • Grondmet GmbH & Co KG
  • Hatch Associates
  • Haynes International, Inc.
  • Heinz H. Pariser Alloy Metals & Steel Market Research
  • Hudson Metal & Alloy
  • IHS Global Limited
  • IMOA
  • Independent Commodities Logistics BV
  • JOGMEC London Office
  • Johnson Matthey
  • Kaybee Industrial Alloys Pvt Ltd
  • Landmark Global
  • Lekon Ltd
  • Less Common Metals
  • London Metal Exchange
  • Macquarie Securities
  • Metherma KG
  • Mitsui & Co.
  • Ni-Met Metals Inc.
  • Nizi International SA
  • Nordmet Interserv OU
  • Outokumpu Chrome Oy
  • Pacorini Metals Rotterdam BV
  • Plansee SE
  • Powmet, Inc
  • Pratt & Whitney
  • RC Inspection
  • Roskill Information Services
  • SARGI Limited
  • Select Alloys & Materials Ltd
  • SFP Metals UK Ltd.
  • Sigma Commodities
  • Special Metals Corporation - New Hartford
  • Stoody Company
  • Sumitomo Metal Mining Co. Ltd
  • Tata Steel Europe
  • ThyssenKrupp Metallurgical ProductsGmbH
  • Tranzact Inc.
  • Traxys
  • Treibacher Industrie AG
  • Vollers Holland BV
  • Weartech International
  • Wogen Resources
  • WOLFRAM Company CJSC

“If you need partnerships, then you need to get out of your office and go to events like this.”
- Rob Mathlener, Business Leader - Critical Resources, PwC

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 If you have any questions about Argus Metals Week 2019, please contact us:

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With thanks to our 2018 sponsors
Greystone Alloys
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Bacanora Minerals
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Argus Metals Week 2018 provides you with opportunities to reduce your sales cycle, increase your market reach and network with decision-makers who are working on live projects right now.

Mazhar Khoja
Mazhar Khoja
Head of Sales - Europe and Africa

Contact Maz Khoja to discuss your participation at next year's Argus Metals Week

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2018 Sponsors

Bacanora Minerals

Bacanora Minerals

Greystone Alloys

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Cobalt Development Institute


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