The 10th International Conference on Lead and Zinc Processing (Lead-Zinc 2023)

Changsha, China, 18 – 20 October 2023

Established in 1970, the world’ s leading forum for the lead and zinc industries is back!

We are pleased to announce the 10th International Conference on Lead and Zinc Processing will be held in Changsha, China in October 2023.

Following the successful format of the 2020 Lead-Zinc Conference , the conference will include:

  • A 3-day conference technical program covering all aspects of Lead and Zinc processing
  • Short Courses on Lead and Zinc processing taught by an unparalleled collection of world-leading experts. The kind of expertise that is only available at Lead-Zinc 2023
  • A Site Visit to a leading Chinese Lead-Zinc producer. Stay tuned for this exciting announcement in the coming months

All your favorite Networking and Social Events with a unique blend of Chinese and Western flavors.


Conference Topics

Topics for Lead-Zinc 2023 include, but are not limited to:
  • Lead & Zinc Future Sustainability and Outlook
  • Legal Aspects of Production and Us
  • Lead & Zinc Process Fundamentals
  • Lead Smelting Technologies
  • Zinc Hydrometallurgy and Electrowinning
  • Primary and Secondary Lead & Zinc Recovery Technology
  • By-product Recovery of Ge, In & Other Strategic Metals  
  • Lead & Zinc Downstream Processing and Applications
  • Advances in Mineral Processing and Metallurgy Equipment
  • Intelligent Control of Mine and Processing Plant
  • Environmental Sustainability and Remediation Technologies
  • Environmental, Safety & Governance Best Practices


Call for Abstracts — Now Open

We invite you to contribute your expertise to the industry’s leading forum and

submit an abstract by 22 January 2023.

Submit your abstract


Organizing Societies

The Nonferrous Metals Society of China (NFsoc) is proud to host Lead-Zinc 2023, with sponsorship from

Central South University (CSU).

And the conference will have a truly global feel with co-organization and sponsorship from the Society

of Metallurgists and Miners (GDMB, Germany), the Metallurgy and Materials Society of the Canadian

Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (MetSoc), the Mining and Materials Processing Institute

of Japan (MMIJ) and the Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS, United States).





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