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IBAAS  2015  


International Bauxite, Alumina & Aluminium Society (IBAAS) in cooperation with China Aluminium International Engineering Corporation Limited (CHALIECO) & Suzhou Research Institute for Non-ferrous Metals Co. Ltd (SINR), China has great honour to announce the 

4th International Symposium in Suzhou (near Shanghai, China) during November 25-27, 2015. The theme of this conference would be “The Development and Future of Aluminium Industry in China - Reality and Dream. 

The main focus of this conference will be on the outstanding developments of aluminium downstream industry in China. The latest Innovation and R&D work on bauxite processing, alumina & aluminium production world over with special reference to China and India will also be highlighted.  The IBAAS-CHALIECO-SINR conference will be followed by plant visits to modern Chinese aluminium downstream and special aluminium alloy production units.  

On behalf of the organizing committee of IBAAS, CHALIECO and SINR, we invite you to participate, present paper, exhibit and advertise your products and sponsor the 4th International Symposium “IBAAS-2015” to gain scores of benefits provided by the organisers of this mega event.


IBAAS-CHALIECO-SINR 2015 International Symposium

International Bauxite, Alumina &Aluminium Society (IBAAS), in association with CHALIECO and SINR is presenting an International Symposium on “The Development and Future ofAluminium IndustryinChina -Reality and Dream during November 25-27, 2015 in Suzhou China. It will be one of the biggest events in this part of the world focusing on latest developments, problems and prospects of Bauxite, Alumina &Aluminium industry. This conference will provide an excellent opportunity to meet Bauxite, Alumina, Smelter and Downstream Aluminium Production Companies of China, India and other countries. A large number of bauxite mine owners/producers and alumina - aluminium producers, traders and number of equipment manufacturers have confirmed their participation in this mega event.

Some of the interesting papers to be presented in this conference are given below:

 * The Development and Future of Aluminium Industry in China - Reality and Dream,

    He Zhihui, President CHALIECO

 * Present Status of Aluminium Industry in China, Wen Xianjun, Vice President, China Nonferrous    Metal Industry Association, China

 * Indian bauxite alumina industry and potential of its growth, Mukesh Kumar, President,                 Vedanta, India

 *  Global Aluminium Industry Value Chain, Yanchen Wang, CRU Group, London

 * Developments of New Bauxite Deposits in the World for Alumina Refineries and Export,           Ashok Nandi, IBAAS

 * Potential & Opportunity for Alumina Production in Guinea, Tony McCabe, Ireland

 * A New Bauxite Source from Kuantan, Malaysia, Low Keng Lok, ARAS KUASA SDN BHD,             Malaysia

 * Madagascar Bauxite as an Alternative Source, Yves Occello, Amber Development, France

 *Alternative Alumina Refinery Technology (Bayer Process), Michael Shenton, Prima Resources,    Australia

 * New Red Mud Flocculants for High Silica Bauxites, D. J. Stigers, Cytec, USA

 *  Technical Research for Iron Extraction from Pingguo Bauxite Slurry, Dong Hongjun & Mai         Xiaoyu, CHALCO, China

 * Technology Research on Aluminum Reduction Cell Pre-stressed Shell, Zhou Jianfei, GAMI,       China

 * Green Field Aluminium Smelters – How to make it really Viable in India, H. Mahadevan &             V.K. Sood, IBAAS

 * Technology developments Smelting, Michael Shenton, Prima Resources, Australia

 *  Characterisation of AA6063 Billets for extruders, A. Agnihotri, Director JNARDDC, India

 * Value-Added Products from The Recycling of Aluminium Salt Slag, Howard Epstein, RVA,           France

 * Modification and Valorization of Bauxite Residue: A Model of Beneficial Reuse and Long-       term Social Value for China and India, Lee Fergusson, Prana World Consulting Pty Ltd., Australia

 * Process Optimization Research and Practice for Iron Recovery from Red Mud, Zhang                Zhenglin, CHALCO, China

Contact Information


IBAAS Office

International Bauxite, Alumina & Aluminium Society, India

Office E-mail:

Web site:


Dr. Ashok Nandi, Conference Convener

Cell No.: +91 9823015772


Mr. Vinod Sood

Cell No.: +91 9870269851


Mr. H. Mahadevan

Cell No.: +91 9963611125


Ms. Mohini

Cell No.: +91 9860240380




Mr. Ouyang Wuhan, Senior Business Manager

China Aluminum International Engineering Corporation Limited,

International Business Department

Address: Building C, No.99 Xingshikou Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100093, China

Tel: (8610)8240 6866 Fax: (8610)8240 6870 Mobile: (86) 13601103715

E-mail:    Website:

SINR Office

Dr. Hao Zhong (Tony) Suzhou Research Institute for Nonferrous Metals (SINR)

Address: No.200, Dongshenhu Road, Suzhou Industrial Park, China

Tel: +86-512-88856660 Fax: +86-512-88856518




  • About 250-300 delegates are expected to participate from all over the world
  • Apart from alumina and aluminium industry representatives, several bauxite mine owners/ producers from Turkey, Malaysia, Ghana, Guinea, Madagascar, China and India are participating.
  • About 70 technical papers including keynote addresses by eminent persons in the field of bauxite, alumina & aluminium will be presented.
  • Papers will be published in the Proceedings volume in English & Chinese. Arrangements are being made for simultaneous presentations in English and Chinese during the conference.
  • A Souvenir (booklet) will be published containing company profiles and advertisements.
  • For young specialists and R&D students, a special Poster Session will be organized to present poster papers at the venue of conference.
  • IBAAS-CHALIECO-SINR symposium also offers an opportunity for exhibition of technology, products and services.
  • Post conference visits : A visit to Chinese Bauxite Mine, Alumina Refinery and Aluminium Smelter Plant is being organized by  IBAAS-CHALIECO-SINR team on 28th and 29th Nov. 2015

           - Bauxite Mine : Pingguo Alumina Refinery, Guangxi Branch,                CHALCO

            - Alumina Refinery : Pingguo Alumina Refinery, Guangxi                       Branch, CHALCO

            - Aluminum Smelter :  Xinjiang Nongliushi Aluminum                             Smelter

IBAAS 2015 Sponsors

IBAAS 2015 Media Partners

        IBAAS 2015 Participating Companies

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