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Bhubaneswar to host mega International Conference on Aluminium in January 2019


Shri Anil Mukim, Union Secretary (Mines) & Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD NALCO- launching INCAL-2019 Website

Bhubaneswar, 11/08/2018: Shri Anil Mukim, IAS, Secretary, Ministry of Mines, Govt. of India, launched the official website of International Conference on Aluminium (INCAL- 2019), in the presence of Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, Chairman, Aluminium Association of India (AAI) & senior officials of AAI. The website was launched during the All India Partners Summit, held at Bhubaneswar on 9 th August 2018.

INCAL-2019 is going to be held from 31st January to 3rd February 2019. The conference is getting organized by the AAI, to bring the international Aluminium fraternity together on one platform in Bhubaneswar, where the current issues will be discussed and ideas will be exchanged on the growth and development of Aluminium. It will provide a platform to the delegates to brainstorm on latest developments. Alongside the conference, there will be a world class exhibition on the theme ‘Aluminium India’, being organized by Reed Exhibitions, Germany, in association with AAI. The aluminium giants of the country – NALCO, Vedanta and Hindalco have come together to make the global event a grand success.

Informing about INCAL -2019, Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, Chairman, AAI said : “This event will provide a mega platform to exchange ideas on latest technological advances, Aluminium Roadmap 2030, upstream & downstream integration, discover new opportunities, extensive networking, B2B meetings and many more pertaining to Aluminium industry vis-à-vis the challenges and opportunities.” The conference is also being planned to focus on ‘Think Aluminium: Think Odisha’, to promote Odisha as a destination for aluminium industries and aluminium capital of the Country.

The Conference besides having a world class program with the theme “MAKING ALUMINIUM – DRIVING GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT”, will deliberate on several key topics and issues of Aluminium industry with a special session on Downstream Prospects and Emerging Applications of Aluminium. This conference will be attended by top executives of global aluminium industries like ALCAN of Canada, ALCOA of USA, CHALIECO & CHINALCO of China, EMAL of Emirates, DUBAL of Dubai, Rio Tinto, London, RUSAL of Russia, Norsk Hydro of Norway etc and equipment suppliers like FL Smidth of Denmark, SMS of Germany, Danielle, ALMEX & Properzi of Italy, Carbone Savoie of France etc..