Les Edwards is Vice President of Production Control and Technical Services at Rain Carbon and has been with the company since 1998. He is responsible for production planning, technical support, research and development and laboratory operations. He is a regular presenter at industry conferences and has published more than 30 technical papers and received 5 best paper awards. He is leader of the TMS Anode Technology Course and has been a regular organizer and moderator of past Keynote sessions. He lives in Houston, Texas and prior to joining Rain Carbon, spent 11y years working in the aluminum industry in Australia. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Western Australia and an MBA from Tulane University in New Orleans.
Keynote Speaker: SESSION: Technology and Application
Vision without Execution is Hallucination: How can we move from targets to execution? From commitment and planning to action and results?
Quantifying the Carbon Footprint of the Alouette Primary Aluminum Smelter. This keynote presentation will provide a detailed breakdown of the CO2 footprint of the Alouette smelter using a large body of primary emissions data including the anode and alumina supply chains.