This one-day short course, targeted at the professional working in the field of alumina production and bauxite processing, complements the regular TMS sessions and will discuss several topical themes in the industry from a more general perspective. The course is expected to also generate discussion and debate and increase awareness and interest in common challenges in the industry.
This course is targeted to the following industry sectors: bauxite mining, alumina production, and Bayer process, including alumina from non-bauxitic ores. Industry professionals, e.g. production or technical engineers or senior engineers working in the alumina production sector or with technology providers for the alumina industry, will benefit from this course. Also, academic professionals wanting to gain detailed insight into state-of-the-art practices and technologies employed in the alumina industry and/or attain a deeper understanding on fundamentals in the process or drivers in the industry should attend.