June 27 - 29, 2017
Golden, Colorado USA
A Short Course and Workshop with Emphasis on Plant Practice

Check-in is required for all participants on the first day of attendance. A continental breakfast is available before class on each day.

The information presented below applied to the 2016 session. Updated information for 2017 will be available soon.

Tuesday • June 21
7:45Check-in and late registrationRegistration Desk
8:30Win-Wins by Outsourcing Complex Side StreamsDimitri Van UytfrangeGlobal Sales Manager, Industrial By-Products, Umicore, Hoboken, Belgium
9:45There's Gold in Them Thar Boards: Recycling at TTM TechnologiesBen NelsonResource Recovery Manager, TTM Technologies, Portland, OR
10:15Non-Proliferation or Non-Participation? The role of the U.S. in the Nuclear RenaissanceJoe LegareVice President, Stoller Newport News Nuclear, Newport News, VA
11:00Zinc Recycling from Industrial ResiduesJuergen AntrekowitschDirector: Christian Doppler Laboratory for Optimization in Heavy Metal Recycling, Montanuniversitaet Leoben, Leoben, Austria
11:30Networking Time
1:00Environmental Control for the Circular Economy: A Battery Industry PerspectiveJoshua MontenegroSr. Process Engineer, RSR, Dallas, TX
2:15Made to Be Made Again…The ShoreMet ProgramBruce KasenVice President, ShoreMet, Valparaiso, IN
2:45Recycling Metals at US EcologyJason EvensGeneral Manager, US Ecology - Canton, Canton, OH
3:30Recycling Scrap: The Sustainability PicturePhil MackeyPresident, P.J. Mackey Technology, Kirkland, QCC. FerronPresident, HydroProc Consultants, Peterborough, ON
4:00Social at Colorado School of Mines Coolbaugh Hall Atrium
Wednesday • June 22
8:30Hydrometallurgical Treatment of E-ScrapHao Cui, Ph.D. CandidateColorado School of Mines, Golden, CO
9:00Mining for Metals in Hard Rock Drilling BitsWayne WilsonPresident, Genesis Recycling Technology, Longview, TX
9:45Recycling of Contaminated Aluminum ScrapWerner FragnerHead of Corporate Technology, Austria Metal, Ranshofen, Austria
10:15Sensor-Based Sorting in the Recycling and Mining IndustryHarold ClineArea Sales Manager Mining, TORMA Sorting Solutions, Englewood, CO
11:00Security Issues in Mining, Mineral Processing, and Metal ProductionJohn MosherVice President - Global Security, Freeport-McMoRan, Phoenix, AZ
11:30Networking Time
1:00What Colorado School of Mines Teaches Metallurgical EngineersCorby AndersonHarrison Western Professor, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO
2:15Innovations in Consumer Battery RecyclingShane ThompsonVice President – Corporate Development, Battery Solutions, Howell, MI
2:45Potential Metal Recovery from Waste StreamsKathy SmithScientist Emeritus, U.S. Geological Survey, Denver, CO; Affiliated Faculty, CSM, Golden, CO
3:30The King of SteamJohn GooginsApplications Engineer, Aggregate & Mining Consultants LLC, Denver, CO
4:00Social at Colorado School of Mines Geology Museum
Thursday • June 23
8:30Urban Gold MiningRoger NeuschelerDirector of Engineering, Silver Anvil Engineering, Lone Tree, CO
9:00Happenings at Greenville Metals and Caledonian AlloysNorm WilsonTechnical Manager, Greenville Metals, Transfer, PA
9:45Operating in High-Risk AreasTim PasquarelliManaging Partner, IPMServ, Golden, CO
10:15Catalyst Manufacturing...Oil Boilers and AlchemyRahul BhaduriMetals Advisor, Chevron Energy Technology, Richmond, CA
10:45Carbon DioxidePaul QueneauPrincipal Metallurgical Engineer, The Bear Group, Golden, CO