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Miles Prosser, Secretary General, International Aluminium Institute (IAI)

Chris Bayliss, Director of Standards, Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI)

Darshan Shah, Chief Operating Officer, Indu Corporation Pvt Ltd

Stephen Willliamson, Research Manager, Aluminum, CRU

Scott Breen, Vice President of Sustainability, Can Manufacturers Insitute

Great venue, great content, great audience!

Christian Koulic, Global Market Executive Metals, TotalEnergies

CRU's World Aluminium Conference covers the pressing topics of the industry providing valuable and actionable insights for our business.

Alexander Moser-Parapatits, Head of Strategy & Corporate Development, AMAG Austria Metall AG

An excellence place to get information on the latest trends in environmental awareness and a great opportunity for social networking.

Lajos Murgas, Primary Aluminium Purchase and Risk Manager, INOTAL Aluminium- es Salakfeldolgozo Zrt.

Great conference with excellent roundtables on a variety of industry topics!

Sandrine Duquerroy-delesalle, Sustainability & External Affairs Director, crown

Very insightful! Great to meet with industry experts and get insight on what everyone is working on! Especially in the efforts to reach net zero by 2050!

Aude Webanck, Associate Director, Schuco

The CRU conference gives me insights into where the latest trends in the Global Markets & what are the factors influencing those trends

Mark White, Innovation Director, DSW Automotive Ltd

Well organized, and wide topics.

Agnieszka Drzyżdżyk, CEO, Alumetal SA

Excellent content, location and networking opportunities

Peter Mitchell, Senior Adviser, EBRD

Great event - very informative

Tom Uppington, Managing Director, ALVANCE British Aluminium

The conference was very useful. It deserves to be participated every year.

Zeynep Cirakoglu, , IDDMIB

The CRU World Aluminium Conference was a fantastic opportunity to engage global leaders from across the aluminium value chain on key issues including my focus area, sustainability.

Scott Breen, VP of Sustainability, Can Manufacturers Institute

A quality attendance from all sectors of the Aluminum industry. 

Salman Shaban, Director, Lucky Star Alloys Wll

insightful conference, many and diverse panels, informative workshop and great opportunity to network the diverse group of conference participants. 

Karitas Jónsdóttir, Quality manager, Nordural - Century Aluminum

World Aluminium Conference is a great opportunity to meet up within our industry.

Jonathan Magnusson, Sales Manager Germany, ProfilGruppen Extrusions AB

Fantastic opportunity to hear the latest industry updates and catch up with my suppliers.

Rowan Egan, Sustainability Manager, AMP

The world-class global conference for the aluminium industry

Israel Abad Sanz, Marketing Manager, Alcoa

Great opportunity to exchnage with decision makers in the Al industry

Thomas Theurer, , Speira

The conference provided the opportunity to reach a common understanding on important issues of the sector, to exchange opinions and discuss common practices, as well as the possibility of communication between various companies in the aluminum sector

Vicky (Vasiliki) Vassiliadou, Systems management & Non financial risks Manager of Metallurgy Sector, MYTILINEOS

Excellent networking opportunity.

Kerry Satterthwaite, Director , Koura

Well structured to let all the aluminium professionals know about the environmental issues & what sector is preparing to do for it. Agenda was innovative and some speakers were able to lit spark among us. For me, last day's workshop events were the best activity as lots of idea exchanges went through. 

Alican Tarlan, Export Sales Manager, Assan Aluminyum

Might be the only event that brings together the most important players in the industry

Ebru KUTLUALP, Chief, IDDMIB

Thank you very much for great event. It is helpful to understand latest aluminum industry.

Junzo Tanaka, Manager, Mitsui & Co.

The event was rich in terms of information and high level networking.

JOSE AUGUSTO GOMES CAMPOS, Business Development Manager, Casa dos Ventos

Well organised conference held at a perfect location for networking and unrestricted meetings with peers and customers.

Boris Santosi, , Aluminium Bahrain

Great place to meet the industry influencer!

François Racine, ,

Top Speakers on actual topics

Sacha Brandt, VP Sales EE, Norsk Hydro AS

High quality conference with insightful speakers at a beautiful venue.

Gniewomir Flis, Magnesium Dealer, Magrathea

Great atmosphere and intelligence to communicate on higher level.

Bert Bolder, Procurement, Swinkels Family Brewers

Amazing gathering, well organized, with insightful panels and workshops, as well as unrivalled networking opportunities.  If you work in the aluminium sector (producer or buyer), this is a MUST GO event!

Jerome Lucaes, CEO, FAST FORWARD ZERO

Great gathering of key companies and people in the aluminium value chain. Fantastic opportunity for networking and solidifying already existing partnerships and discussing new projects.

Predrag Ozmo, Sustainability Director, Ball Corporation

Very valuable presentations

FREDERIC PAINCHAULT, Head of Automotive Marketing, ArcelorMittal

Melissa Wonderling, Senior Manager Procurement, Packaging, Coca Cola

Tim Murray, CEO, ALBA

Sanjeev Gupta, Executive Chairman, Liberty House Group

CRU understands to attract the influencers to participate in the conference panels, which are moderated with empathy and knowledge.

Gerd Gotz, Director General, European Aluminium

The Conference delivered yet another exciting experience. With the purposeful presentations and and discussions including the usual networking opportunities, one could not ask for more.

Robert Makila Sambian, Head of Finance, Volta Aluminium Company Ltd (VALCO)

The CRU Global conferences not only give insights into the current state of the industry & factors influencing current trends, but it allows us to network with the stakeholders that can influence those trends.

Mark White, Innovation Director, DSW Automotive Ltd

CRU always delivers - with current business issues and debate from world renowned industry participants, it is a great way to keep current.

Julian Clark, Regional Director Europe, Hatch

Great Conference with the right trends covered!

Rob van Gils, CEO, HAI Holding GmbH

Very well attended event, with plenty of insightful presentations.

Guillaume de Goÿs, Chief Operating Officer, Alvance Group

Very useful! Always best insights of the industry!

Rolf Wilbers, Executive Director Global Sales, Achenbach Buschhuetten GmbH & Co.KG

Very thorough especially on the ESG theme.

Thomas Tumoscheit, General Manager, EuroAlloys Ltd

The conference provides a perfect comprehensive overview of the key industry trends, both from analytics and corporates perspectives. 

Svetlana Kolosova, Associate, Mining, Metals and Industries Finance, Societe Generale

a perfectly organized virtual conference with a vast number of experienced and well versed speakers giving a vital and valuable input on the Aluminium Industry.

Mohamed Khalid, Manager Strategic Supply & Planning, Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C

Perfectly organized conference - highly experienced and qualified presenters - extensive topics - great platform for  networking.

Ralf Koering, Director Commercial, Real Alloy Europe

Very informative event with deep dives on demand end use sectors.

Martina Reber, Senior Associate, Research, Pala Investments

It is such an informative and lightening CRU event that any player in the aluminum circle cannot afford to miss!

Yicheng Xie, Lead Specialist, Aluminum SBU Saudi Arabian Mining Company

World Aluminium Conference brings the aluminium world altogether and creates a platform for all participants to leave with a better and advanced perspective.

DUYGU SAYMEN GAZETECİ, Communication and Member Relations Coordinator, TALSAD

Thanks for organizing such conference, having expert from different regions. Very interesting and looking forward for the next engagement sessions.

MOHAMMED ALRASHDI, Director, MAADEN

As always, great range of information & insight into the Global markets & industry segments, with some lively debate on key issues.

Mark White, Technical Specialist - Light Weight Vehicle Structures, DSW Automotive Ltd

A conference that stands out for the quality of the presentations and attendees.

Andy Home, Columnist, Thomson Reuters

The best independent market research in the field of aluminium. Just well-researched facts, minus the hype. CRU makes an effort to have a good spread of views and opinions so participants can make up their own minds.

Boris Santosi, Director Marketing, Alba

As an end user of extrusion and rolled milled products, it was very useful to learn what is at stake in the aluminum value chain.

Bart Vermaete, Procurement, STAS

An excellent conference with a good range of speakers.

James Salter, Principal, Hatch

The CRU World Aluminum is a great opportunity to meet market participants and deepen into Aluminum Market dynamics.

Cintia, Market Intelligence Analyst, CBA

Industry leading conference in Europe for Aluminium with best networking.

Thomas Theurer, , Sepira

A comprehensive insight into current and longer term trends for the global aluminium industry with focus on sustainability and decarbonisation. Great to be back in-person again.

Michael Clinch, Senior Consultant, Innoval Technology Ltd

A conference attended by a very interesting cross-section of stakeholders from across aluminium trade associations, producers, processors, investors, traders and consumers providing varied and informative views of market drivers and conditions.

David Parkin, Head of Projects and Engineering, Primetals Technologies Ltd

A fantastic event to get the latest trends and market insights in the aluminium industry and meet the who''s who in the sector!

Claudia Bierth, European Sustainability & Public Affairs Manager, Ball Beverage Packaging EMEA

As usual a very good conference arranged by CRU ! Insightful presentation about the recent developments on the aluminium market. Lively discussions and great opportunities to communicate with peers from the global aluminium industry.

Torbjorn Sternsjo, Granges, Senior Advisor

Conference provided a successful sum-up of all aluminium market dynamics.

Gonca Batur, Kibar Holding,

Crucial for those seeking the global intel on the aluminum market...drivers for the aluminum producers, market impacts, growth, economic outlook and sustainability.

Adrian Tautscher, SME, Keen Ltd

Excellent presentations and good networking.

Peter Mitchell, Senior Adviser, Non ferrous metals, EBRD

Fantastic event, with senior speakers from the biggest companies in the industry. This was my first time attending, and I did so online. Next time I will attend in person.

Rowan Egan, Sustainability Manager, Ardagh Group

Fantastic opportunity to obtain insights on the latest trends and challenges of the European and International aluminium industry.

Emanuele MANIGRASSI, Manager Energy & Climate, European Aluminium

Great event for Market & Industry update, sustainability challenges and networking.

ALi Shamsi, General Manager, Sohar Aluminium Company

Great event! It was very interesting to hear from industry leaders and have opportunities to network.

Heimir Thorisson, Business Analyst, Landsvirkjun

Great opportunity to have a fresh update with the main players in the market.

Diogo Rocha, Strategy and M&A Manager, CBA

Great opportunity to participate in a such prolific event.

zeynep cirakoglu, Expert, IDDMIB

High level conference on Aluminium, great to attend.

Stéphane Mermet, Engineering & Innovation Manager, ALUMINIUM DUNKERQUE

High quality presentations from upstream to downstream.

Raphael Thevenin, VP Sales, Constellium

High-level discussion of the critical issues facing the industry today - as always!

Andy Home, Columnist, Thomson Reuters

I strongly recommend the Conference, very interesting insights.

Balázs Nagy, Commodity Director, Knorr-Bremse GmbH

Informative and stimulating.

David Logan, Director, Censervit

Informative presentation and attendance from the leading top tier aluminium industry leader. Great conference!

Olivier Roblin, Homing Data SAS,

It is always a pleasure to listen markets leaders speeches to define short and long terms strategies.

Yiğit Kasapoğlu, Procurement Manager, Kibar Holding

Nice presentations and key people to meet.

François Racine, , AluQuébec

This conference is a must attend I learnt a lot about the industry.

Gloria Addico, Board Member, Valco

Very insightful conference with a great mix of attendees from producer, downstream, trading, sell side etc.

Martina Reber, Senior Associate, Pala Investments

Very well organized and insightful conference.

Rodrigo Barreto, , CBA

Well done CRU team - another great gathering!

Bart Van Gils, Managing Partner, The Agency BV