Welcome to the 2018 Sustainable Industrial Processing Summit and Exhibition. Following the rich tradition of previous years, the summit will cover 3 sustainability pillars: (1) Science, Technology & Industry, (2) Governance & Management and (3) Education & Civil Society.
This time, the summit honors the 2018 STARS of the closed cycle of materials sciences: from mining and mineral processing; to metals extraction and processing; and development of new materials. In alphabetical order, they are:
The summit will be held at the Rio Othon Palace, a spectacular ocean-front hotel in the heart of Rio de Janeiro, on the famous Copacabana beach. This beautiful and vibrant city is full of history and heritage, and is home to several world class institutions, landmarks, and events. Rio de Janeiro is thus an exceptional location for the outstanding scientists, technologists, and engineers, whose impressive work and dedication have deeply impacted the world in a sustainable way.
We are looking forward to seeing you all there as authors and active participants.