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2018 ZINC COLLEGE CHINA: Smelting, Refining, Recycling, Environment

Feature 01:04PM Jul 19, 2018 Source:SMM

Event Overview

Zinc College China marks the 3rd international conference on zinc smelting & refining, recycling and environment in China. It will be jointly organized by the International Zinc Association and Yunnan Chihong Zn & Ge Co., Ltd., and co-organized by Yunnan Xiangyun Feilong Recycling Technology Co., Ltd. and Outotec Oyj of Finland.

Leading Chinese and international zinc industry experts will be invited to report on the latest process and equipment developments in zinc smelting, refining and recycling. Special attention will be given to environmental protection strategies such as the effective utilization of the leaching residue generated during zinc smelting. Markets and applications as well as the impact of new environmental regulations on zinc production and use in China and Europe will also be covered. Additionally, conference attendees will have the opportunity of participating in a number of plant visits.

This conference will be designed as a Zinc College, IZA’s biennial training program for the zinc industry covering the entire industrial chain from exploration and mining, to production, processing and applications, to pricing, trading, environment and sustainability. Zinc College China will be an abridged version with particular emphasis on smelting and refining, recycling and environmental protection technologies.

Simultaneous interpretation will be provided in English and Chinese throughout the conference.

Preliminary agenda

October 28:        Registration

October 29-30:   Presentations and reports, penal discussion and case study

October 30 PM:  Internal exchange meeting for IZA China Members (concurrent session)

October 31:         Plant visit to Yunnan Chihong Zinc Co., Ltd.

(Optional)            Yunnan Xiangyun Feilong Recycling Technology Co., Ltd. (Xiangyun County, Dali City)

(Optional)            Yunnan Daze Electrode Technology Co., Ltd. (Kunming City)

Note: We welcome any advice from you through WeChat or email. Attendees can ask questions to the speakers and the speakers will reply during their presentation or personally.

We welcome papers from experts of the zinc and zinc-related industries globally. All the papers will be published during the conference. The attendees can discuss with the authors during the conference.


Early Registration until 25 September 2018
US$ 300 – IZA-Member   //   US$400 – Non-Member

Registration as of 26 September 2018
US$ 500 – IZA-Member   //   US$600 – Non-Member 

Note: The fees include admission to all sessions, refreshments, lunch, dinner, and conference documentation, plant tours Yunnan Chihong Zn & Ge CO., Ltd. and /or optional plant tours to Yunnan Xiangyun Feilong Recycling Technology Co., Ltd and Yunnan Daze Electrode Technology Co., Ltd. Accommodation is included.


Registration can be done by returning the completed registration form by email to Registration fees can be paid by WeChat or bank transfer.

Conference Venue

EMPARK Grand Hotel Kunming

Address: No. 1, Yingbin Road, Kunming Century City, Guandu District, Kunming City
(at the intersection of Jiufu Road, Guangfu Road 5 minutes’ walk from metro Line 1 and Airport Line 4)


Organizer:          International Zinc Association (IZA)

Co-organizer:  Yunnan Chihong Zn & Ge Co., Ltd.

Supporting organizers:

Yunnan Xiangyun Feilong Recycling Technology Co., Ltd.China ENFI

Outotec Oyj, Outotec, Finland

Yunnan Daze Electrode Technology Co., Ltd.

Operator:           Zinc Association Information & Technology (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.


Shanghai Futures Exchange

Shanghai Metals Market (SMM)

Beijing Antaike Information Development Co., Ltd.


Event Contact:

Tony Tong

Mobile: 18930937507


Register for the conference here