promoting the sustainable and responsible use of cobalt in all forms

The CI Cobalt Conference 2017 - Keynote Presentation at CoG3 Workshop

10/05/2017

CoG3 The Geology, Geomicrobiology and Geometallurgy of cobalt - An Industry Workshop 16th May 2017 Marrakech

Movenpick Hotel Mansour Eddahbi, Marrakech, Morocco 17/18 May 2017

In conjunction with The Cobalt Development Institute, The CoG3 Research Consortium invites you to a technology workshop focused on cobalt, happening directly before the CI cobalt conference in Marrakech at the same venue.

Workshop keynote presentation

Title: Developments in Cobalt production: New Technology and Projects”
Presenter: Achille de Schepper
Affiliation: DES Consulting

Achille de Schepper has more than 45 years of experience in non-ferrous metallurgy of metals such cobalt, nickel, copper, germanium, arsenic, antimony, REE, etc. He is an expert in the solvent extraction of non-ferrous metals and holds 12 patents related to metal recovery. Achille was General Manager Technology and International Development of UMICORE until 2007. Currently, Achille is the Director of DES Consulting, a company which undertakes consultancy activities for companies such as SMR (Hong Kong-Brussels), Chemaf (DRC), Forrest (DRC), Samsung, Glencore, Vital Chemicals (PRC), Traxys, Managem, and others.