Global CemFuels Conference and Exhibition - Previous conferences
7th Global CemFuels Conference 2013
11-14 March 2013 - Istanbul, Turkey
The Global CemFuels Conference and Exhibition 2013 has successfully taken place in Istanbul, Turkey, featuring two well-attended field trips to local alternative fuel-using cement plants, a major exhibition, 25 presentations, an impressive Gala Dinner, the Global CemFuels Awards and 250 delegates from 30 countries and lots of networking. The next Global CemFuels Conference will take place in Vienna in spring 2014.
6th Global CemFuels Conference 2012
5-6 March. Aachen, Germany
This conference included a field trip to HeidelbergCement's ENCI plant
After the success of the Global Fuels Conference in North America and in Asia, the Global CemFuels event returned to Europe for the first time since 2008, and welcomed a record 150 delegates from 22 countries. European cement and lime manufacturers are currently at the vanguard of alternative fuels use and the event showcased the state-of-the-art in collection, handling, processing and firing all types of alternative fuels for cement (and lime) production, in the charming and well-located German town of Aachen.
5th Global CemFuels Conference 2011
12-13 April, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"The best conference I've been to in this area - outstanding"
"Excellent in every category - superb"
Including the Global Fuels Awards
Technology; News and developments; Networking
Global Fuels and Alternative Fuels for the Cement and Lime Industry: their impact on process, production, emissions and quality.
Including sessions on practical aspects of the use of biomass as a fuel in the cement and lime industry, and on methods for decreasing specific electrical consumption.
4th Global CemFuels Conference 2010
26-27 May, Washington DC, USA
The 4th Global Fuels Conferenc has successfully taken place in Washington DC, on 26-27 May 2010, with a field trip to the alternative fuels facilities at Union Bridge Cement Plant, with kind permission of Lehigh Cement on 28 May. Around 125 delegates attended the meeting, from 18 different countries, which was a fantastic turn-out in the depths of the 'Great Recession.' The event had the highest rating for technical information, networking and the event overall of all the Global Fuels events so far.
Co-sponsored by the US Portland Cement Association, PCA
Delegate comments 2010
"Great work - well done to the organising team".
"A well-done conference."
"I really appreciated the quality proceedings book."
"The 'meet the delegates' sessions are a great ice-breaker for networking. The presentation programme was robust - it was a great change to go to a conference and to be able to sit through a full day of applicable and relevant material."
"The food and music at the Gala Dinner was fabulous - thank you."
3rd Global CemFuels Conference 2009
15-16 May, Toronto, Canada
The third Global Fuels Conference successfully took place in Toronto, 15-16 June 2009, with 140 delegates and 23 countries attending, followed by a field trip to St Marys Bowmanville cement plant.
2nd Global CemFuels Conference 2008
4-5 February, London, UK
The second Global Fuels Conference successfully took place in London, 4-5 February 2008. Click here for a full review.
1st Global CemFuels Conference 2007
5-6 February, London, UK
The conference - with 144 delegates from 30 different countries - was a huge success.
'Very good conference - Congratulations!'
'Thank you very much for this perfectly well-organised conference'
'Great job as usual'
'Quality of the conference hotel was very good'
'Everything was perfect'
'The best conference I've been to in this area - outstanding'
'We really enjoyed the conference and will definitely recommend attending your future ventures'
'In general the conference was good, content interesting and worthwhile...Good networking forum'