Benchmark World Tour 2018

Seoul, South Korea

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Seoul | Wednesday September 12th 2018
City 11 of 15
Venue: Conrad Seoul, 10 Gukjegeumyung-ro, Yeoeuido-dong, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul, South Korea

The Benchmark World Tour is an annual series of investment seminars on the lithium ion battery supply chain and is in its fourth year.

This year the seminar will focus on lithium ion batteries versus solid state and vanadium flow and the impact this can have on the supply chain.

You can view all of the cities we will attend here: http://www.benchmarkminerals.com/events/world-tour-2018/


Agenda

08:00 Registration & Breakfast
08:30 What can compete with lithium ion batteries in EVs and Energy Storage and by when?
  • Lithium ion batteries: state of play – production, capacity build out, and market forecast
  • EVs: Introducing Solid State Batteries
  • Energy Storage: Lithium ion versus vanadium flow
Simon Moores, Managing Director, Benchmark Mineral Intelligence

Benchmark is the world’s leading market price data and supply chain intelligence provider focused on lithium ion and solid-state battery supply chains. Benchmark sets the monthly lithium reference price that is published by Bloomberg, produces a cobalt sulphate and battery grade monthly price, testified to US Senate in 2017 and is widely quoted in global media.

20 minute talk, 10 minute Q&A with speaker
08:50 Battery Minerals
09:30 Neometals – Michael Tamlin, COO
09:45 Standard Lithium – Robert Mintak, CEO
10:00 Cobalt & Cathodes: How are cathode materials evolving to deal with the cobalt conundrum?
  • Cutting through the misinformation: The real future for cobalt in lithium ion battery cathodes
  • Global state of play: how the world is becoming more reliant on DRC not less
  • Tesla’s significant reductions in cobalt explained – has NCA reached its limit?
  • Cathode trends: how bumpy is the path to NCM 811?
Caspar Rawles, Analyst, Benchmark Mineral Intelligence

Benchmark is the world’s leading market price data and supply chain intelligence provider focused on lithium ion and solid-state battery supply chains. Benchmark produces a cobalt sulphate and battery metal monthly price, as is a leading expert in commercial cathode chemistries and the move to 811.

25-minute presentation, 5-minute direct Q&A with keynote
11:30 Finish

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