Sep. 28, 2017 - UNITECR 2017 was inaugurated in CentroParque Convention & Conference Center, Santiago, Chile, on Sep. 26, with a South America style of opening show.
There are several Special Topic Forums during the 4-day great event, in which presentations, discussions and conversations take turns to perform.
The keynote speakers are Mr Pedro Videla and Mike O'Driscoll, who give speaches on "Worldwide Economic Outlook - Perspectives to consider in the Refractory Industry" and "Basic Instinct - Dead Burned and Fused Magensia Supply to the Refractories Industry" respectively.
The Exhibition during the Conference is as popular as ever. Global visitors come to the stands of exhibitors for business talks and cooperations.
WRA General Assembly was held on Sep. 27, in which representatives of regional association members like ALARFA and PREA, national association members like ACRI, IRMA and JRA participated the annual Assembly as usual, together with global refractories leading companies like RHI, Vesuvius, Magnesita, Refratechnik, Puyang Refractories.
Participants were communicating with each other during Coffee break.
UNITECR 2019 is scheduled to be held in Pacifico Yokohama, Yokohama, Japan on Oct. 13-16, 2019. Let's see each other there!