REGAL Students’ Day | JER2018

The REGAL Students’ Day 2018 was part of the ICAA16(2018) and took place on June 18 and 19, at McGill University under the chairmanship of Florence Paray.

REGAL Students’ Day is a unique opportunity for students, researchers, professionals, technicians, professors and industrials to meet, discuss and share their knowledge of aluminium. The event is usually held in one of the 7 members institutions of REGAL. Some associations with large-scale and/or international events have also been done in the past, including COM in 2011, CIAC in 2013, ICSOBA in 2016 and ICAA in 2018 !

The JER is an event that is constantly evolving, both in form and content :
– 6 student conferences (1/institution)
– 1 guest speaker
– 1 posters session (65 in average)
– Networking lunch
– NEW Formation on a theme related to aluminium

Networking activity

Registration is complete !

JER Students Poster Competition


Thank you to our sponsors

The contribution of the sponsors to the JER is invaluable. First, manu prizes ares awarded from the sponsorship money. The prizes are awarded to many who stand out for the quality of their work. Also, the sponsorship allow to cover various expenses related to the organization of the event, thus making the registration free (but mandatory!).

If you wish to fund the event, please refer to our visibility plan for sponsors and contact the REGAL’s direction.

ALUMINIUM Sponsors | > 5000$

Founded in 1991, the Aluminium Association of Canada (AAC) is a non-profit organization representing the Canadian primary aluminium industry towards the population, end-users, public authorities, and key environmental and economic stakeholders. The AAC strives to ensure that the Canadian primary aluminium industry is considered a world-class model of sustainable prosperity.

AluQuébec, the Quebec Aluminum Industrial Cluster, brings together producers, processors, equipment and specialized suppliers as well as research, development, and training centers to work on concrete capacity-building initiatives with the goal of doubling aluminum processing in Quebec over a period of ten years. AluQuébec coordinates working groups that create synergies between Quebec aluminum industry clients/users and stakeholders.

The Centre d’expertise sur l’aluminium (CeAl) is a documentation, development and diffusion centre focused on aluminum. The vision of the CeAl is to constitute a credible, widely known and recognized source of information and technical references for those seeking to make a more extensive use of aluminum. Its mission is to collect, produce and disseminate the knowledge available in the area of aluminum processing. Its mandate is to promote and facilitate the use of aluminum through technical support, training, referencing, and outreach. Established by AluQuébec, the CeAl stems from measure no. 14 of Québec’s aluminum development strategy 2015-2025 regarding the diffusion of expertise on aluminum.

ALUMINA Sponsors | 2000 to 4999 $

CQRDA is technically and financially supporting innovative projects related to aluminum field. Through its monitoring, liaison and R & D activities, we actively promote links between educational institutions, SMEs and equipment manufacturers.

CQRDA is innovating with you!

Alcoa is a global industry leader in bauxite, alumina, and aluminum products, and is built on a foundation of strong values and operating excellence dating back nearly 130 years to the world-changing discovery that made aluminum an affordable and vital part of modern life. Since developing the aluminum industry, and throughout our history, our talented Alcoans have followed on with breakthrough innovations and best practices that have led to efficiency, safety, sustainability, and stronger communities wherever we operate.

Established in 1992, Aluminerie Alouette is an independent aluminium producer. With more than 900 employees and an annual production capacity of over 600,000 tonnes of primary aluminium, Alouette is the largest private employer in Sept-Îles and the largest aluminium smelter in the Americas.

The Consortium de recherche et d’innovation en transformation métallique (CRITM) is one of the nine sectoral industrial research organizations across Quebec. Its mission is to foster innovation among metal transformation companies and help them grow their earning potential. The organization supports research projects and research companies/centers in a variety of fields, including process development, metal product design, energy efficiency, and environmental footprint reduction.

CRITM currently numbers about 65 members and is involved in 33 collaborative research projects worth $39.4 M, including $9.8 M in contributions from CRITM.

BAUXITE Sponsors | 500 to 1999 $