Benchmark World Tour 2019

Hong Kong

27 September Hong Kong Football Club | 3 Sports Road | Happy Valley | Hong Kong

Register to Attend:

08:00 Registration & breakfast
08:45 World Tour Introduction from Chairman Jay Roberge, Partner, Tehama Ventures (Canada)

Industry Presentations

09:00 Neometals Mike Tamlin, COO (Australia)
09:15 Australian Vanadium Ltd Vince Algar, Managing Director (Australia)
09:30 Lepidico Joe Walsh, Managing Director (Canada & Australia)
09:45 Q&A Panel Session with 2 industry presenters

Keynote 1

10:00 Cobalt focus – how the landscape has changed following DRC supply side shake up
  • Pricing review – key factors driving low prices in 2019
  • Impacts of DRC supply side shake up: supply/demand balance and prices
  • Cutting through the misinformation: The real future for cobalt in lithium ion batteries
  • Battery Megafactories – who is winning the race for global dominance
  • Raw material implication of the surge in the megafactory capacity growth
Caspar Rawles, Senior Analyst, Benchmark Mineral Intelligence
15-minute presentation, 5-minute direct Q&A with keynote
10:25 Coffee Break

Industry Presentations

10:50 Lake Resources NL Steve Promnitz, Managing Director (Australia)
11:05 Prospect Resources Ltd Sam Hosack, Managing Director (Australia)
11:20 Blackstone Minerals Ltd Scott Williamson, Managing Director (Australia)
11:35 Q&A Panel Session with 2 industry presenters

Keynote 2

11:50 Lithium Usage in different cathodes Mitsuhiro Mori, Principal Consultant – Asia, Benchmark Mineral Intelligence
20-minute presentation, 5-minute direct Q&A with keynote
12:30 End