6-9 Oct 2020 | Virtual Conference

Programme

Day 1 – 06/10/2020 11:00 – 15:30 CET

I Plenary Session
11:00 11:15 PRODUCTION OF RARE EARTH ELEMENTS IN EUROPE:DREAMS, MISBELIEFS, MILESTONES, AND REALITIES [ abstract] George BARAKOS Key Note
11:15 11:30 Primary rare earth element resources: a decade of research and development [ abstract] Kathryn GOODENOUGH Key Note
11:30 11:45 LOW COST, LARGE AND SUSTAINABLE REES FROM GREENLAND [ abstract] Damien KREBS Key Note
11:45 12:00 REE Minerals AS–the only proven exploitable LREE-resource in Western Europe [ abstract] Håkon BREDA-RUUD Key Note
12:00 12:15 THE DEVELOPMENT OF SEARCH MINERALS’ DIRECT EXTRACTION TECHNOLOGY FOR THE RECOVERY OF REE FROM ITS CRITICAL REE DISTRICT IN SE LABRADOR [ abstract] Niels VERBAAN Key Note
12:15 12:30 Building a Global Scandium Supply Chain: Crater Lake Project, Quebec, Canada [ abstract] Peter J. CASHIN Key Note
12:30 12:45 THE EXTRACTION AND REFINING OF SCANDIUM FROM NIOCORP’S ELK CREEK DEPOSIT [ abstract] Niels VERBAAN Key Note
12:45 13:00 The SCALE pilot for extraction of Sc from Bauixte Residue Efthymios BALOMENOS Key Note
13:00 13:15 Q&A
13:15 13:30 Break
II European REE Concentrates
13:30 13:45 Experimental investigation of magmatic and hydrothermal REE, Nb, Ta enrichment processes [ abstract] Marion LOUVEL Oral presentation
13:45 14:00 Quantitative mineralogy in abating beneficiation of Greek placer sands for the recovery of REE-minerals [abstact] Sofia PETUSHOK Oral presentation
14:00 14:15 POTENTIALLY  ECONOMIC  REE  IN  Fe-Mn  CRUST DEPOSITS FROM THE CANARY ISLAND SEAMOUNT PROVINCE: HIGH RESOLUTION ANALYSIS TO IDENTIFY THE METAL BEARING MINERALS [ abstract] Egidio  MARINO Oral presentation
14:15 14:22 PRE-CONCENTRATION OF SCANDIUM CONTAINED IN SERPENTINITE BY FALCON CONCENTRATOR [ abstract] Yiğit ALTINSEL Short Oral
III : European Secondary REE Resources
14:22 14:37 Investigation and comparison of scandium species in different European bauxite residues by combination of novel analytical tools [ abstract] Marie C.HOFFMANN Oral presentation
14:37 14:52 INDUSTRIAL GARNET SAND AS A POTENTIALSECONDARY RESOURCE FOR SCANDIUM IN EUROPE [ abstract] Franziska KLIMPEL Oral presentation
14:52 15:07 A Study to Determine the REE Potential of Waste and Waste water Originating fromTurkey for the Future [ abstract] Ayşe YÜKSEKDAĞ Short Oral
15:07 15:14 REE POTENTIAL OF BAUXITE-RELATED RESOURCES IN THE ESEE REGION: FOCUS TO CROATIA [ abstract] Nenad TOMAŠIĆ Short Oral
15:14 15:30 Q&A

Day 2   07/10/2020  11:00 – 15:30 CET

IV:  Sc Extraction from Industrial Residues
11:00 11:15 Recovery of Sc from Ti Tailing Solution using II-VI SIR Technology [ extended abstract] Ghazaleh NAZARI Key Note
11:15 11:30 Towards the first recovery of scandium from waste acid: pilot-scale nanofiltration [ abstract] Sebastian HEDWIG Oral presentation
11:30 11:45 CHEMICALLY OPTIMIZED LEACHING WITH MINERAL ACIDS OF BAUXITE RESIDUE FOR Sc RECOVERY [ abstract] Konstantinos HATZILYBERIS Oral presentation
11:45 12:00 Utilizing task-specific ionic liquids for selective leaching and refining of Sc from Bauxite Residue [ abstract] Elena MIKELLI Oral presentation
12:00 12:15 USE OF DIFFERENT MICROBIAL CULTURES FOR BIOLEACHING OF SCANDIUM FROM BAUXITE RESIDUE [ abstract] Kyriaki KISKIRA Oral presentation
12:15 12:30 CRYSTALLIZATION OF A SCANDIUM PHASE IN THE VALORIZATION OF METALLURGICAL WASTE STREAMS [ abstract] Edward PETERS Oral presentation
12:30 12:45 Extraction behavior of REEs compared on four different Bauxite Residues [ abstract] Anastasia PILICHOU Short Oral
12:45 13:00 COMPARISON STUDY OF Sc EXTRACTION FROM BAUXITE RESIDUE USING PHOSPHORIC AND SULPHURIC ACID [ abstract] Lamprini-Areti TSAKANIKA Short Oral
13:00 13:15 Q&A
13:15 13:30 Break
V: REE processing
13:30 13:45 SULPHATION ROASTING AND LEACHING FOR THE SELECTIVE EXTRACTION OF LIGHT REES FROM VARIOUS SOUTH AFRICAN RESOURCES [ abstract] Kgomotso MALULEKE Oral presentation
13:45 14:00 Iono and Pyrometallurgical aspects of Rare Earth Oxide Extraction and Separation [ abstract] Sergio SANCHEZ-SEGADO Oral presentation
14:00 14:15 MESOPOROUS SILICA SORBENTS FOR ADSORPTION AND SEPARATION OF REE [ abstract] Ani VARDANYAN Oral presentation
14:15 14:30 Chelation-assisted ion-exchange leaching of rare earths [ abstract] Georgiana A. MOLDOVEANU Oral presentation
14:30 14:45 Extraction and Characterisation of Rare-earth Oxides from Titaniferous and Monazite Concentrates [ abstract] Vitalis CHIPAWKE Oral presentation
14:45 15:00 RARE EARTH ELEMENT SEPARATION FROM PHOSPHOGYPSUM WITH OF ION EXCHANGE AND BIODEGRADABLE ELUENTS [ abstract] Santeri KURKINEN Oral presentation
15:00 15:30 Q&A

Day 3   08/10/2020  11:00 – 15:30 CET

VI : REE Metal production
11:00 11:20 Production of Al-Sc alloy by electrolysis in cryolite melt using Sc2O3 feed. Results obtained in a large-scale laboratory cell [ abstract] Ana Maria MARTINEZ Key Note
11:20 11:35 Dissolution kinetics of Neodymium and Praseodymium oxides in a 50-50 mol% NdF3-LiF Melt using a CCD Graphite Probe and LECO Analysis [ abstract] Samuel SENARU Oral presentation
11:35 11:50 Stabilisation of Neodymium and Praseodymium molten salt electrolysis to avoid unwanted side reactions [ abstract] Dominic FELDHAUS Oral presentation
11:50 12:05 In-situExtractionof Al-Scby Metallothermy via Vacuum Induction Melting [ abstract] Frederic BRINKMANN Oral presentation
12:05 12:20 ELECTRODEPOSITION OF SCANDIUM FROM AN IONIC LIQUID SOLUTION [ abstract] Dimitrios PANIAS Oral presentation
12:20 12:27 METAL DEPOSITION FROM IONIC LIQUIDS FOR SURFACE COATINGS [ abstract] Boyan ILIEV Short Oral
12:27 12:42 Synthesis and Characterisation of Y2O3:Eu/Ag powders [ abstract] Srecko STOPIC Oral presentation
12:42 12:57 Q&A
12:57 13:15 Break
VII: EOL REE Recycling
13:15: 13:30 Innovative Scandium Recovery Method from MetallicEnd Life Products [ abstract] Bengi YAGMURLU Oral presentation
13:30 13:45 Recovery of critical raw materials from production rejects of the special glass industry by means of gas phase reaction [ abstract] Anna-Lisa BACHMANN Oral presentation
13:45 14:00 RECYCLING OF NEODYMIUM, DYSPROSIUM, ANDPRASEODYMIUM FROM END-OF-LIFE NdFeB MAGENTS [ abstract] Gisele AZIMI Oral presentation
14:00 14:15 RECOVERY OF RARE EARTH ELEMENTS FROM NEODYMIUM MAGNET WASTE USING SIMULTANEOUS LEACHING AND PRECIPITATION WITH CARBOXYLIC ACIDS [ abstract] Siiri PERÄMÄKI Oral presentation
VIII : Impacts from REE processing
14:15 14:30 DESIGNING DIFFERENTIATED APPROACHES TO COMMUNITY OUTREACH AND SOCIAL ACCEPTANCE: LESSONS FROM THE H2020 SECREETS PROJECT [ abstract] Martin WATSON Oral presentation
14:30 14:45 ECOTOXICITY OF RESIDUES FROM THE LEACHING PROCESS OF BAUXITE RESIDUE FOR SCANDIUM PRODUCTION [ abstract] Viktória FEIGL Oral presentation
14:45 14:52 ECOTOXICITY ASSESSMENT OF NANOFILTRATION PRODUCTS AS THE FIRST STEP OF SCANDIUM PRODUCTION FROM TITANIUM DIOXIDE PRODUCTION WASTE [ abstract] Ildikó FEKETE-KERTÉSZ Short Oral
14:52 14:59 QUALITATIVE ASSESSMENT OF THE ECOTOXICOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF RESIDUES GENERATED IN SCANDIUM PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES [ abstract] Emese VASZITA Short Oral
14:59 15:14 Gaseous emissions during rare earth electrolysis [ abstract] Ole S. KJOS Oral presentation
15:14 15:30 Q&A