Technology in Action
Tuesday 8th December 11:45 - 12:30
This session will highlight technologies that are already being developed across the aluminium manufacturing process.
A special focus will look at the road to developing pot line technology, from cell stoppage to cell start-up and the automation of operations.
Predictive Maintenance and Process Optimisation in the Carbon Plant
Paul Merlin, VP Sales & Business Development, Outotec
Pot Lining Technology – 4.0
Danny Gagnon, Director, Equibras
The Carbon Digital Chain
Benjamin Ulmann, Sales Manager at Fives Solios
Speaker: Antti Koulumies, VP, Aluminium Business Line at Outotec
Antti Koulumies leads Outotec’s Aluminium Business line, which comprises of Outotec’s carbon area and casthouse technologies globally. Previously, Antti worked as Outotec’s head of corporate strategy and controlling, leading Outotec’s strategy development, business controlling, as well as several corporate transformation programmes. Before Outotec, Antti worked at McKinsey and Company as a consultant and senior project manager, working across Europe, South Africa, China and North America.
He holds a Master of Science in technology from Aalto University in Helsinki, Finland (2010) having studied also at EPFL in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Antti is based in Cologne, Germany and is a native of Finland.