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4th Alternative Fuels Symposium

4th Alternative Fuels Symposium

27 September 2017 - 28 September 2017


The 4th Alternative Fuel Symposium on the 26 - 28 September will be held in the Hotel Wyndham, Duisburger Hof, Duisburg. This year, the main focus will be on processing Municipal solid wastes into refuse derived Fuels with Key Speakers explaining case studies and their first-hand experience how to develop and run a successful waste to fuel project.

Programme (as of March 2017)

"Alternative Fuels in the German Cement industry"
Dr. Martin Oerter, Forschungsinstitut der Zementindustrie, Düsseldorf, Germany

“Practical Experience in sourcing and processing RDF”
Anders Jansson, Heidelberg Cement Miljö, Sweden

"Processing MSW into RDF and the use at Nesher Cement"
Dr. Amit Marmur, Nesher Cement, Israel

“Drying of RDF at Cemex Chelm”
Jaroslaw Sawecki, Chelm Cement Plant, Poland

“Status of Refuse derived Fuels in the Chinese Cement Industry”
Prof. Yuansheng, Institute of Technical Information for Building Materials Industry of China, China

“Experience in processing MSW into RDF in Egypt”
Karim Elsabee and Sherif Shenouda, Reliance Egypt

“Business models in funding PPP for the production and use of Refuse derived Fuels”
Dr. Wolfgang Pfaff-Simoneit, KFW Entwicklungsbank, Germany

“Funding of waste processing / RDF production facilities incl. needed upgrades in cement plants”
Dimitris Koufos, EBRD: European Bank for Reconstruction & Development

"Status of Alternative Fuels in the Indian Cement Industry”
U.S. Choudhary Sr.General Manager Production, JK Cement Works Muddapur, R.B.M. Tripathi, Unit Head, Muddapur Cement, Karnataka, India

“Experience in the use of AF at Vassilico Cement”
(tbc) George Americanos, Vassilico Cement /Enerco, Cyprus

“Processing of Municipal Solid Waste into RDF at Wittekind Zement, the first cement plant in the world which has been using RDF”
Thomas Bals, Wittekind Cement, Germany

“Waste mapping and evaluation to identify potential raw materials for alternative Fuel production, experience in Bulgaria”
Vladimir Dimitrov, Titan Cement, Zlatna Panega Plant, Bulgaria

“Turnkey Solutions for processing MSW into refuse derived Fuels”
Tim Hamer, Vecoplan, Germany

“Successful Projects for processing MSW into refuse derived Fuels”
Marco Egger, Lindner Recyclingtech, Austria

“Effective software solutions for logistic of Refuse derived Fuels”
Claus Jordan, Axians (FUM), Germany

“Turning wastes into Fuels”
G. Kornmeyer, SID AG, Switzerland

“Effective Storage and precise dosing solutions- case Studies”
Leos Volesky, Schenck Process, Germany

The Symposium is already recognised by the industry as the leading forum for meeting peers and decision makers, for information exchange - and for making business!

We draw a limited number of 150 professionals every year and have been doing this for the past 4years. If you want quality leads over quantity, great education and fantastic networking with decision makers from the Cement, Lime , Steel and Utility Industry, then come join us in Duisburg.

CLICK HERE for the programme

Registration is now open. If you want to guarantee your attendance, don't delay your registration. As already several companies registered before official registration opening, the places are very limited! The symposium in Duisburg is a must-attend annual event for any alternative fuels decision maker or expert in the field of cement, lime and - for the first time - steel industry.