|Thursday, May 10, 2012
||Registration / Networking Breakfast – provided by Dacha Strategic Metals Inc.
||Conference Opening and Welcome Remarks
||Brandon Tirpak , Analyst, Rare Earth Elements – Asian Metal Inc.
||U.S. Government Keynote: DOE's Critical Materials Strategy
||Diana Bauer , Director of the Office of Economic Analysis – U.S. Department of Energy
||Geological REE Concentration Mechanisms: Implications for Exploration and Metallurgy
||Guy Desharnais , Senior Geologist – SGS Geostat Canada
||Addressing the Rare Earth Geopolitical Imbalance So Every Nation Wins
||Michael Silver , CEO – American Elements, USA
||Networking Coffee Break – provided by Pele Mountain Resources Inc
||Elliot Lake : A Secure and Reliable Long-term Supply of Critical Rare Earths
||Al Shefsky , President and Director, Pele Mountain Resources Inc
||Rare Earth Motors
||Tracy McSheery , CEO – PhaseSpace Inc.
||Rare Earths Economic War: Leveling the Playing Field
||Luisa Moreno , S enior Mining and Metals Analyst – Jacob Securities Inc.
||Rare Earths in Permanent Magnets: A Perspective on Applications 2011 and Beyond
||Bob Wolf , VP of Sales and Marketing – Alliance LLC
||Networking Lunch – provided by Quest Rare Minerals Ltd.
||The Strange Lake Heavy Rare Earth Deposit , Quebec , Canada : Satisfying the CREO Supply Deficit by 2016-17
||Peter Cashin , President and CEO – Quest Rare Minerals Ltd.
||The Prospect of NdFeB Magnet in New Energy Applications
||Han Yu , Deputy Director of Marketing – JLMAG Rare-Earth Co., Ltd.
||Surviving the Spike in RE Prices and the Lessons Learned
||David Morton , CEO and Director – Magswitch Technologies Inc
||International Mining Keynote: Lynas Status and Development
||Pol Le Roux , Vice President Sales and Marketing – Lynas Corporation Ltd
||Day One Closing Remarks
||David Schollaert , General Manager, Americas – Asian Metal Inc.
||Evening Networking Cocktail Reception – provided by Asian Metal Inc.