Lithium Battery and Energy Metals Conference 2021

Following successful Lithium and Battery Metals Conferences in 2018, 2019 and 2020, AusIMM will host another future-focused event over two days to showcase the latest industry efforts to expand lithium’s market presence.

Perth’s Murdoch University will see over 200 industry professionals come together to discuss the potential for lithium and associated metals to advance the global electrification process, and the impact of COVID-19 on global commodities.

Keynote speakers will include Ken Brinsden from Pilbara Minerals, which continues to run the Pilgangoora lithium operation to its peak; Matt Dusci from IGO, which recently joined the Electric Mine Consortium; and chief executive officer at the Minerals Research Institute of Western Australia, Nicole Roocke.

The Lithium Battery and Energy Metals Conference 2021 will take place from September 1-2.

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