International Raremetal & Recycling Study Group 2015 3rd Regular Meeting
E-WASTE SUMMIT 2015 to be held at WTC on 20 August


IRRSG (International Raremetal & Recycling Study Group) will hold its 2015 3rd regular meeting (the 24th regular meeting since its establishment)at Hamamatsucho Tokyo Kaikan on 20 August 2015 at 15:30.
The theme of this time is “E-WASTE”.
Experts in E-waste will gather to give a presentation focusing on the international and domestic market trends of E-waste.

Date: On 20 August 2015, Thursday, 15:30-20:30
    (*Including a convivial party after the meeting)
    Reception starts at 15:00
: Hamamatsucho Tokyo Kaikan, in Minato-Ku, Tokyo
    (On the 39th floor of World Trade Center Building directly connected to JR Hamamatsucho
    Station) TEL:03-3435-2611
Fee :  9,000 yen a person to be paid on the day
   (*Including fees of meeting handout and convivial party)

Program (*The order and the titles are subject to change):
 15:30-16:00 “Revision in the ministerial ordinance related to Basel Law (Tentative title)”
Lecturer: Industrial Science and Technology Policy and Environment Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
 16:10-16:40 “Recommendation and suggestion to small home appliances recycling (Tentative title)”
Lecturer: Mr. Masanori Shibata, Managing Director of Kyodo Kaishu
 16:50-17:30 “Market trend of E-waste recycling in Europe (Tentative title)”
Lecturer: Mr. Takahito Saito, President and CEO of Bioworld Corporation
 17:50-18:30 “E-waste recycling markets in south-eastern Asia and how to upgrade low-grade circuit board (Tentative title)
Lecturer: Mr. Takuya Sano, General Manager of Metal and Plastic Recycling Division of Arbiz Corporation
 18:40-19:10 “E-waste treatment in refining process (Tentative title)”
Lecturer: Mr. Hidekazu Saito, General Manager of Planning Department of Japan Mining Engineering and Training Center
 19:30- Convivial party
Should there be any additional lectures, they will be announced at our website or by e-mail.

[Inquiry and Application]
 Contact information: IRRSG Office
TEL: 047-402-4902 FAX: 047-402-4908 E-mail:
Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact us by e-mail.
 Fax or e-mail the following application form by 14 August 2015.


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