29 June - Plenary Welcome

08h30 / 09h00

Welcome address 1 Laurent HENART - Mayor of Nancy
Welcome address 2 Philippe VARIN - Chairman World Materials Forum

29 June - Plenary Session 1 – Update on world status and trends for critical raw materials

9h00 – 10h45

Robert FRIEDLAND - Chairman Ivanhoe Mining (Canada) - Co Chair
Gilles MICHEL - CEO Imerys (France) - Co Chair
Franck BEKEART - Senior Partner McKinsey (Belgium)
Pierre TOULHOAT - CEO BRGM (France)
David TRAFFORD - CEO CRU Consulting (UK)
Moderator : Dr Patrice CHRISTMANN, member of World Materials Forum Steering Committee

10h45 - 11h15

29 June - Plenary Session 2 – Which KPIs for more growth and more value creation with less materials?

11h15 / 13h00

Shunichi MIYANAGA - CEO Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (Japan) - Co Chair
Jean-Pierre CLAMADIEU - CEO Solvay (Belgium) - Co Chair
Nicole LECCA - Senior Vice President, Materials & Parts Procurement, Airbus (France/Germany)
Johan MENCKEL - CEO Granges (Sweden)
Vincent BAMBERGER - MD Arthur D Little (France)
Moderator : Prof. Victoire de MARGERIE, Vice-Chairman World Materials Forum

13h00 -14h15

29 June - Plenary Session 3 - From Light weighting or Recycling to Light weighting and Recycling

14h15 / 16h

Thierry LE HÉNAFF - CEO Arkema (France) - Co Chair
Egil HOGNA - CEO SAPA (Norway) - Co Chair
Denis HUGELMANN - CEO Ecotitanium (France)
Prof. Sunan DING - Suzhou Institute of Technology (China)
Andreas REISSNER - CCO Pyral (Germany)
Brett SCHNEIDER - Senior Vice President Business Development Hexcel (USA)
Moderator : Prof. Stéphane Mangin, member of World Materials Forum Steering Committee

16h00 - 16h30

29 June - Plenary Session 4 - World Materials Forum Societal Presentation 2017

16h30 / 17h00

Tri RISMAHARINI - Mayor of Surabaya (Indonesia)

29 June - Plenary Session 5 - From ownership to mobility services for better materials efficiency

17h00 / 18h45

Patrick KOLLER - CEO Faurecia (France) - Co Chair
Christophe CABARRY - CEO SpecialChem (France) - Co Chair
Jonathan GOODMAN - Senior Vice President Corporate Communications Volvo (Sweden)
Prof. Vijay GURBAXANI - University of California, Irvine (USA)
Prof. Sung HA - Hanyang University (Korea)
Didier MARGINEDES - CEO, Blue Solutions (France)
Moderator : Philippe BIDEAU , Member of World Materials Forum Steering Committee


Gala dinner & Welcome address by André ROSSINOT - Chairman of Nancy Eurometropole
Plenary Speech by Daniel CALLEJA-CRESPO, Director General DG Environment (EEC)

21h30 (before desert)

Awards Ceremony for WMF Start Up Challenge by Prof. Victoire de Margerie, Vice-Chairman, World Materials Forum

30 June - Plenary Session 6 - IoT & data analytics for new materials solutions

8h30 / 10h15

Andy Reynolds SMITH - CEO Smiths Group (UK) - Co Chair
Binh Truong GIA - Chairman FPT (Vietnam) - Co Chair
Prof. Margarethe WIERSEMA - University of California Irvine (USA)
Maxime PICAT - EVP PSA Group (France)
Jack ELLIOTT - CEO Puretech (Canada)
Damian GOLDRING - CTO Consumer Physics (Israel)
Moderator : Tolga EGRILMEZER - CCO Rio Tinto (Australia)

10h15 - 10h45

30 June - Plenary Session 7 - World Materials Forum Scientific Presentation 2017

10h45 / 11h15

Prof. Reinhold DAUSKARDT - Stanford University (USA)

30 June - Plenary Session 8 - Which Norms, Standards, Regulations and Voluntary Initiatives for materials efficiency

11h15 / 13h00

Pierre-André de CHALENDAR - CEO Saint Gobain (France) - Co Chair
Jean-Louis CHAUSSADE - CEO Suez (France) - Co Chair
Vincent LAFLECHE - Chairman European Committee for Standardization (Belgium)
Dr Karen HANGHOJ - CEO EIT Raw Materials (Germany)
Prof. Arnold TUKKER - Leiden University (NL)
Prof. Bruno OBERLE - Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Switzerland)
Moderator : Dr Mostafa ABOULFARAJ Member of World Materials Forum Steering Committee

13h00 -14h30


Closing remarks Philippe VARIN, Chairman World Materials Forum