Schedule of Events

Battery and Critical Metals Recycling Conference

05:30 PM – 07:00 PM

Registration Open

05:30 PM – 07:00 PM

Attendee Meet & Greet

07:30 AM – 06:30 PM

Registration Open

07:30 AM – 08:30 AM

Networking Continental Breakfast

08:30 AM – 09:30 AM

Opening Keynote: An Executive Discussion

09:30 AM – 09:45 AM

Networking Refreshment Break

09:45 AM – 11:00 AM

Market Outlook: Battery Demand, Raw Materials and Recycling

Benchmark Mineral Intelligence provides an exclusive look into demand growth for lithium-ion batteries, its impact on raw materials demand and how battery recycling fits into the picture.

John Gross of The Copper Journal will provide unique insights into the factors shaping supply and demand for this critical metal.

John Gross
Speaker John Gross President The Copper Journal View Bio

11:00 AM – 11:15 AM

Networking Refreshment Break

11:15 AM – 12:00 PM

Transport and Shipping for end-of-life Batteries
The transportation of used batteries can be exceptionally dangerous. Doing it correctly requires processes and procedures. At the same time, a myriad of evolving regulations and legislation must be adhered to. This informative session provides attendees with critical insights for their operations.
Ryan J. Fogelman
Moderator Ryan J. Fogelman VP of Fire Protection Solutions Fire Rover, LLC View Bio
Ronald M. Butler
Speaker Ronald M. Butler CEO ESSPI, Energy Storage Safety Products International View Bio
George A. Kerchner
Speaker George A. Kerchner Senior Policy Advisor Wiley Rein LLP View Bio

12:00 PM – 01:15 PM

Networking Lunch

01:15 PM – 02:30 PM

Battery Collection: Opportunities and Challenges

This roundtable discussion addresses battery aggregation and storage  as well as the range of issues involved in collecting the continually growing flow of batteries.

Leo Raudys
Moderator Leo Raudys President & CEO Call2Recycle View Bio

02:30 PM – 02:45 PM

Networking Refreshment Break

02:45 PM – 04:00 PM

Roundtable Discussion: Sustainable Battery Recycling
This unique roundtable discussion examines end-of-life batteries from consumer electronics and other devices used in today’s homes and workplaces and the e-mobility sector. It addresses producer responsibility, recycling infrastructure as well as market opportunities and challenges.

04:00 PM – 04:15 PM

Networking Refreshment Break

04:15 PM – 05:30 PM

Roundtable Discussion: The Coming Wave of EV Batteries
End-of-life electric vehicles (EVs) already are generating a significant flow of batteries. Production scrap from EV battery manufacturing also must be processed. This roundtable discussion examines the issues surrounding EV batteries and how to safely and efficiently manage and sustainably recycle them.
Eric Frederickson
Moderator Eric Frederickson Managing Director, Operations Call2Recycle View Bio

05:30 PM – 07:00 PM

Networking Reception