The morning session features Hydro vice president, metals markets, Kyetil Ebbesberg discussing the outlook for recycling in Europe and Hydro's role in that.

CRU's senior analyst Wan Ling will analyse the Chinese aluminium industry and focus on Chinese power supply to its smelters while Wang Feihong, senior consultant from Minmetals, will talk about primary aluminium supply and demand in China.

The morning session of the conference in Oslo, Norway starts with Mubadala's senior advisor Jeremy Nottingham focusing on the Middle East aluminium markets and downstream investment.

The afternoon session will examine raw materials, including a session on bauxite,alumina and smelting in the Middle East and Africa.

A full report of the event will be featured in the Sept/Oct edition of Aluminium International Today.