| About the event

Securing a sustainable source of supply: Mining, consumer electronics and automotive application

Join over 100 c-level representatives from across the rare earths and minor metals, electronics and automotive markets to address sustainable supply, investigate new applications and the geo-political regimes of both China and US.

| How will you benefit from attending US Specialty Metals

Introduction Workshop on separation and processing equipment and techniques

This workshop will take you through the preliminary stages and options for rare earths processing to minimize costs and reduce waste, maximizing your return on investment!

Geo-political roundtable discussions

Providing you with a platform for interactive, conversational and organic conversations to tackle and address challenges around US-China trade relations, environmental shutdowns in China and the role of the government: Quotas, restrictions and provisions

Pre-event networking tool

View and access the full delegate list with real time updates on new attendees. With this tool, not only can you view the attendee list but you can; contact attendees, arrange and schedule meetings and view others calendars. Maximising your networking time, prior to arriving, on site and post event!

| Who you’ll meet

The ideal meeting place for experts in the metals industry

Join the only conference in America centred on rare earths from supply to application: The event attracts all stakeholders across the value chain including metals producers, traders, manufacturers, OEMs and all service and solution providers. Delegates will be able to examine the best solutions for your specific needs and network and build relationships by spending time discussing with the entire value chain.

Attendees by business activity:

“The conference provides insider access to current information from industry and government experts”
Randy MacGillvray, VP Project Development, Ucore Rare Metals Inc

| Meet senior industry professionals

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“We view this as the most important industry event in North America”
Cameron Davies, CEO, Rare Earth Salts

| Topics on the agenda at Argus US Specialty Metals 2019 include:

400+

Senior industry participants

275+

International companies represented

65+

Leading industry speakers

35+

Countries represented from around the globe

Overview on Chinese rare earths market

An overview of processing and products

Rare earths for national defense

New material discovery in magnetic material alloys

Permanent magnet materials in niche applications

The development of permanent magnets in the automotive market

Rare earths in the catalyst market

| Network with industry professionals from around the world

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| Design your networking timetable

You will get over 10 hours of focused networking time, in addition to this, we will be hosting an offsite networking reception, a networking icebreaker session and an outreach board to maximise your network.

Interact with your peers during the Premium Pellet, Baltics and Wood Chip focused roundtables

Join our interactive roundtables on the Focus Days, 17 April,and explore specific topics with an industry leader in small groups of 15-20.

Pre-event networking tool

View and access the full delegate list with real time updates on new attendees. With this tool, not only can you view the attendee list but you can; contact attendees, arrange and schedule meetings and view others calendars. Maximising your networking time, prior to arriving, on site and post event!

Geo-political roundtable discussions

Providing you with a platform for interactive, conversational and organic conversations to tackle and address challenges around US-China trade relations, environmental shutdowns in China and the role of the government: Quotas, restrictions and provisions.

Speed networking and business card exchange

Speed networking ensures that you don’t miss out on that vital introduction. You’ll be at a table with six of your peers for three minutes. When the bell rings pick up their business cards and move to the next table for more introductions. A great ice-breaker that sets up further discussion later on at the event. Remember to bring lots of business cards!

Extended coffee and lunch breaks

Breaks throughout the day provide ample opportunity for introductions and ad-hoc meetings.

Ice-breaker drinks and themed networking drinks reception

Take advantage of informal networking opportunities at the drinks receptions and continue your conversations into the evening in style.