17th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2017
Call for papers
Over 250 delegates from industry, authorities and academia will discuss and present news and challenges of the manufacturing and end-of-life vehicle (ELV) business. The congress will bring together the various links in the ELV recycling chain such as car manufacturers, metal and plastic scrap traders, recyclers, shredder operators and policy-makers from all over the world.
Circular economy & resource efficiency
Innovation in the recycling sector
How can car manufacturers and the dismantling industry close the recycling loop?
How to recycle electronics and destruct data in cars?
New materials in cars, e.g. carbon fiber, rare earth elements etc. and how to recycle them
Next generation recycling processes and equipment
Recycling aspects in vehicle design
Update on new laws and regulations
A large exhibition area is integrated into the conference facilities, where vendors meet their clients. Cocktail receptions and a networking dinner create an excellent atmosphere to get in touch with business partners, colleagues and competitors. The conference is also organizing plant tours to leading recycling companies in the vicinity of Berlin.
The congress program includes also company spotlight and tech talks.
Call for papers
The organizers have launched a call for papers and invite interested authors to submit their proposal before September 30, 2016.
ICM is an international leader in the organisation of conferences specialising in the fields of recycling cars, electronics and batteries. These waste streams have been among the world's fastest growing commodity markets for years.
ICM AG is a Swiss company which has organised conferences in Europe, North America and Asia since the year 2000. The company was founded by Jeanette Duttlinger. Her team consists of 12 employees who speak German, English, Spanish, Italian, French and Chinese.