Cemtech Europe 2023

Cemtech Europe 2023 - decarbonising the cement industry

Cemtech Europe 2023: Decarbonising the cement industry
Conrad Istanbul, Turkey | 8-11 October 2023

The transition towards low-carbon cement manufacturing is accelerating, enabled by technological innovation and driven by the changing demands of consumers.

Following the success of the Cemtech conference in Barcelona last year, Cemtech Europe 2023: 'Decarbonising the cement industry' will take place this year at the magnificent Conrad Istanbul, Turkey, on 8-11 October 2023.

Organised by International Cement Review and with the kind support of Turkcimento, the Turkish Cement Manufacturers’ Association, this major annual conference and exhibition will gather world experts in cement manufacturing technology, from state-of-the art technology suppliers to pioneering cement producers, to share their expertise, experience and insights into manufacturing excellence.

Meet with international cement professionals at the industry’s leading conference and exhibition:
•    In-person event with extensive networking opportunities
•    Discussion panels with CEOs and world-class experts
•    25 papers covering market and technology developments
•    30 stand international exhibition area
•    Superb hospitality programme and Gala Dinner
•    Field trip to Aslan Cimento cement works

In a rapidly transforming building materials sector and across markets worldwide, cement producers are innovating fast, adopting new technologies and approaches to cement manufacture.

This Cemtech conference and exhibition will provide delegates with the opportunity to analyse the trends that are impacting the industry, learn about the strategies and technical pathways to net zero cement production, evaluate new and innovative low-carbon technologies, including carbon capture, and learn how to prepare your business for the challenges of the future.

Plant tour to Aslan Cement Plant (OYAK Cimento)
This 2Mta plant is one of Turkey's most advanced users of alternative fuels, with a thermal substitution rate of more than 60 per cent. The plant operates a 7.5MW waste heat recovery plant, high-efficiency roller press grinding systems and has its own export terminal with 60,000t capacity. Read more. Registered delegates will have the opportunity to visit Aslan Cement plant on Wednesday 11 October (subject to availability).


Aslan Cement Plant and port


Presentations featured at this event will cover the following topics:

  • Cement industry and the circular economy
  • Carbon management: policy, regulatory developments, carbon trading
  • Carbon mitigation/low-carbon technologies
  • Alternative fuels: preparation, handling & storage, dosing, combustion systems, hydrogen applications
  • Clinker reduction and low carbon cement development
  • Calcined clay production, ternary cements, novel cements
  • Carbon capture, utilisation and storage technologies
  • Digitalisation and smart plants, including AI/ML for kiln optimisation and maintenance
  • General practice: quarry operations, raw materials management, quality control, grinding and crushing, pyroprocessing, refractories, emissions monitoring and control, plant optimisation, maintenance, bulk materials handling and storage, plant engineering modifications and upgrades.

Cemtech Europe 2023 Exhibitors

Exhibition booths & Sponsorship
The exhibtion space for this event is now full, but for 
sponsorship opportunities, please contact Russell Bateup, r.bateup@CemNet.com.