The International Committee for Study of Bauxite, Alumina & Aluminium (ICSOBA) is an independent non-profit association that unites industry professionals representing major bauxite, alumina and aluminium producing companies, technology & equipment suppliers, universities, research institutes and consultants from around the world. The 50th anniversary was celebrated during the ICSOBA-2013 conference in Russia.

RECENT EVENTS

The most recent event was ICSOBA-2013, the 31st International Conference and exhibition, held in cooperation with the International Congress and Exhibition of Non-Ferrous Metals Siberia, 3-6 September 2013 in Krasnoyarsk, Russia.


EVENTS CALENDAR

ICSOBA-2014a full conference including all domains from bauxite mining to casting, 
will be held  in cooperation with Chinalco from 12 - 16 October 2014 in Zhengzhou China.

21st Metal Bulletin Bauxite & Alumina Conference, will be held 24 -26 February 2015 in Miami, Fl, USA

In 2015 ICSOBA will support a bauxite residue valorization conference of the University of Leuven in Belgium, 5 - 7 Oct 2015.

ICSOBA-2015, a full conference including all domains from bauxite mining to casting, will be held  in cooperation with Emirates Global Aluminium (former EMAL and DUBAL) in the United Arab Emirates from 29 November to 1 December 2015

NOTICES

Tables of contents of past proceedings (Travaux volumes) are available here. Full papers of past proceedings are available for members as searchable pdf files. Just send an email request to icsoba@icsoba.info mentioning year, author and title of the desired paper(s). 
Members can receive up to 10 papers per year free of charge and Corporate members up to 15 papers per year; for each additional paper the rate is $ 20.
 
Membership can be obtained either by individuals or by companies. Information can be found here.