PbZn 2020 Plenary Sessions

More than 20 technical sessions will be held Monday through Wednesday as part of the International Symposium on Lead and Zinc Processing (PbZn 2020) technical program. On Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, programming will begin with a morning plenary session of invited speakers. Learn more about PbZn 2020 activities at TMS2020.

Lead and Zinc Future Outlook: Plenary Session

Date: Monday, February 24, 2020
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
Location: Room 15A

Phillip Mackey, P.J. Mackey Technology Inc., Canada
Presentation Title: "EPD Distinguished Lecture: ‘Around the Lead and Zinc Metallurgical World in Eighty Days:’ A Virtual Tour of World Lead and Zinc Operations and Technologies"
Huw Roberts, CHR Metals Limited, United Kingdom
Presentation Title: "Evolution of Global Secondary Lead Production"
Stephen James, Nyrstar, USA
Presentation Title: "A Review of Zinc Smelting and Refining in North and South America"

Lead and Zinc Current Challenges and Opportunities: Plenary Session

Date: Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Location: Room 15A

Maurits Van Camp, Umicore, Belgium
Presentation Title: "Our Common Future in Metallurgy"
Sabina Grund, International Zinc Association, Belgium
Presentation Title: "Material Stewardship for Zinc"
Liu Cheng, China ENFI Engineering Corporation, China
Presentation Title: "Lead and Zinc Smelting Technology in China under Green Development"
Schedule Update: This presentation will be delivered by Andreas Siegmund, chair of the PbZn 2020 Organizing Committee, on behalf of Liu Cheng.

Lead and Zinc Sustainability and Social License: Plenary Session

Date: Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Location: Room 15A

Paul White, International Lead and Zinc Study Group, Portugal
Presentation Title: "The Global Zinc Market - Facts, Forecasts and Fundamentals"
Andy Bush, International Lead Association, United Kingdom
Presentation Title: "Developing a Sustainable Global Lead Battery Value Chain"
Schedule Update: This presentation will be delivered by Matthew Raiford, Consortium for Battery Innovation, on behalf of Andy Bush.
Claire Hassall, CHR Metals Ltd, United Kingdom
Presentation Title: "Regional Changes in Refined Zinc Output and Demand"