Alternative Raw Materials & Fuels 2018

Alternative Raw Materials & Fuels 2018

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February 22-23, 2018 | Cancun, Mexico | JW Marriott Resort & Spa Hotel
The conference provides an important opportunity to become more accustomed to the multiple developments in the progress of the international market.

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  • Seize the opportunity to meet policy makers on a neutral platform

  • Hear first-hand information form leading industry experts

  • Meet and greet international delegations and speakers

  • Get a global outlook of the market through international representation

  • Consolidate business contacts

  • Capitalize on new business opportunities

  • Establish and improve presence in market

  • Opportunity to meet multiple decision makers and end users at a single platform

  • Share international experience for better utilization of alternative fuels and raw materials



  • Raw material suppliers

  • Sustainability specialists

  • Cement Companies

  • Environmental & financial agencies

  • Shippers, bulk handling & logistics experts

  • Solid waste management companies

  • Suppliers of solid waste treatment technologies

  • Beneficiation technology professionals

  • Alternative fuels producers & traders

  • Trading companies

  • Research Institute & Development institutions

  • End user and consumer of Steel, Coal, Iron Ore, Coke

  • Key Government policy makers, Embassies and Consulates

  • Trade Associations Societies & Media




Day 1, February 22, Thursday

8:00-9:00 Registration

9:00 - 9:15 Welcome and introductions

09:15- 10:30 Session 1

Luis Garcia Silva – Secretary of Economy - Federal Delegate
Patricia Susana Rodriguez – Minister Energy - Renewable Energy
 Luis Alberto Salomon – IFC - Global experiences and finance for alternative fuels

10:30- 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-12:30 Session 2

Nancy Fabiola Chacon – Renewable Energy & Engineering Process Consultant - Municipal solid waste, feasibility study, challenges and opportunities
Tim Hamer - Area Sales Manager and Key Account Manager for Cement Applications, Vecoplan AG -
Alternative fuel production & handling with Vecoplan
 Fernando Lopez, CEO & Founder, GTA Ambiental - From waste to energy: RDF handling in cement

12:30-13:00 Panel Discussion

 Vision of alternative resources: fuels and materials

Industry differences and similarities – a shared destiny?

13:00-14:00 Lunch

14:00-16:00 Session 3A: Alternative Fuels

Hector Montellano – Sales & Business Development, Untha Shredding Technology - Revalorization of Solid Waste

Raul Moreno – Director Latin America, Spain & Portugal, Firefly AB - New technologies for preventing fires in RDF facilities

Modular grinding: Here to stay Modular grinding: Here to stay

Héctor Garciacésar Rodríguez – Director, Geocycle Mexico-Coprocessing: helping you to achieve zero waste to landfill

16:00-16:30 Coffee Break

16:30-18:00 Session 4A: Alternative Fuels

Chuck Trowbridge, Sr. Application Engineer, Alternative Fuels Specialist, Schenck Process Choosing the best reception technology for your plant’s AF system

Harald wan Weren, Market Segment Manager Malvern PANalytical - How materials analysis can maximize the utilization of alternative fuels and raw materials

18:00-19:30 Cocktail & Networking

19:30+ Optional Dinner & Activity

Day 2, February 23, Friday

9:00 - 9:15 Welcome Back and Recap

9:30-10:30 Session 1 A: Alternative Fuels

Marco Egger, Sales Manager, Lindner Recyclingtech - Lindner Recyclingtech in the RDF preparation

Tais Mazza - Process Engineer, LoescheWaste-to-Profit: An integrated approach to maximize alternative fuel utilization in

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

 11:00-12:30 Session 2A

Pedro Ladeira, Engineering VP, FCT Combustion, Implementing long term 100% thermal substitution with alternative fuels

Christophe Garcia, Business Manager Precimeca - Choosing the right tool to shred tyres

Fernando Lopez, Sales Associate, Bianna Recycling - The separation facility that México requires to manage MSW and its derivate products.

13:00-14:00 Wrap up & Conclusion


Exhibitors: Gebr. Pfeiffer, FCT Combustion, Grupo SPR, Precimeca, Cemengal,Geocycle, GTA Ambiental, Firefly AB, Loesche, Lindner - Recyclingtech, Panalytical, Schenck Process, Vecoplan, Untha Shredding Technology, Fuel Tech

Venue and Accommodation

JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa, Mexico - Cancun

Discover a lifetime's worth of memories at the JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa. We boast a sensational beachfront location in Cancun's famous Hotel Zone, as well as luxury resort lodging and a remarkable selection of luxury amenities. Each of our 448 hotel rooms and suites offers its own private balcony with dazzling ocean views; our rooms also feature luxury bedding, a marble bathroom, a mini-bar and much more