Benchmark World Tour 2017

Silicon Valley, USA

World Tour 2016: Where from the supply chain were delegates from?

36% upstream

8% downstream

56% investors

Cancelled

San Francisco | October 5th 2017
Venue: 582 Market street, Private Cinema Suite 101, San Francisco, CA, 94104


Agenda

11:30 Registration / Meet the Speakers
12:00 Rise of the battery megafactories : impact on raw materials
  • Lithium ion battery capacity in the pipeline in 2017
  • Impact on lithium, graphite and cobalt
  • Price analysis on raw materials
Simon Moores, Managing Director, Benchmark Mineral Intelligence
12:20 Neometals: The Evolution of Lithium
  • The evolution of Western Australia’s lithium industry
  • Neometals journey from spodumene production to integrated lithium chemical production
  • Battery anode material and battery recycling, the final frontier
Chris Reed, Managing Director, Neometals
12:50 Robert Mintak, CEO, Standard Lithium (Canada)
13:05 Gary Lewis, Executive Chairman, Battery Mineral Resources (graphite, lithium, cobalt)
13:20 Keynote: China’s lithium to electric vehicle supply chain
  • How does lithium make its way into China’s electric vehicles
  • Demystifying China’s incentives for combustion engines versus electric vehicles
  • Growth projections for China’s electric vehicles and lithium supply
Anthony Tse, Managing Director, Galaxy Resources (China, Australia)
13:40 Keynote: Benchmark’s battery demand and raw material volume forecast out to 2021
  • Base case lithium ion battery demand out to 2021
  • Analysis by sector: EV, Utility and Portable Tech
  • Lithium, Cobalt, Graphite and Nickle demand forecast
Simon Moores, Managing Director, Benchmark Mineral Intelligence
14:00 Q&A
14:30 Finish

Sponsors

Guest Speakers

Gary Lewis

Executive Chairman, Battery Mineral Resources Ltd

Robert Mintak

CEO, Standard Lithium

Anthony Tse

MD, Galaxy Resources

Chris Reed

MD, NEOMETALS

Simon Moores

MD, Benchmark

Venue: 582 Market street, Private Cinema Suite 101, San Francisco, CA, 94104