LongBeach, California



5th-6th November, 2024
09:00 AM PDT

"The future of lithium extraction lies in sustainable practices that respect the environment and local communities." - Elon Musk

Sustainable Lithium Extraction Summit

The Sustainable Lithium Extraction Summit, curated by Group Futurista, pioneers a convergence of minds dedicated to reshaping the future of lithium extraction. By 2030, the global market is expecting a largescale adoption of EVs is which will give way to substantial reduction in daily oil consumption by around five million barrels. This will greatly increase the value and demand of purified lithium used to power electric cars. The summit serves as a crucible for innovative methodologies and technologies, fostering dialogue among industry leaders, environmentalists, and policymakers. Together, let's pioneer a path towards responsible lithium production. Join us at the summit and be a catalyst for change.

The Rise of Direct Lithium Extraction Technologies

Traditional lithium extraction methods, such as evaporation ponds and hard rock mining, come with significant environmental drawbacks. Evaporation ponds consume vast amounts of water, disrupt local ecosystems, and can take up to two years to produce lithium. Hard rock mining, on the other hand, is energy-intensive and can lead to habitat destruction and toxic runoff. Direct Lithium Extraction (DLE) technologies offer a sustainable solution to these environmental concerns. By utilizing innovative processes such as selective adsorption, membrane separation, and ion exchange, DLE technologies significantly reduce water usage, energy consumption, and environmental footprint. Companies like Lilac Solutions and E3 Metals are pioneering DLE methods that extract lithium directly from brine sources, bypassing the need for extensive evaporation ponds or disruptive mining operations.

Disrupting the Lithium Market Landscape

DLE technologies have the potential to disrupt the $90 billion lithium market by streamlining production processes, reducing costs, and ensuring a more sustainable supply chain. By extracting lithium more efficiently and with less environmental impact, DLE technologies can meet the growing demand for lithium-ion batteries in electric vehicles, renewable energy storage, and consumer electronics. DLE technologies have the potential to reshape the $90 billion lithium market and drive the transition towards a more sustainable energy future.

The White Gold Rush

In the midst of the global push for renewable energy solutions, one US startup is leading the charge in revolutionizing lithium extraction, earning them the moniker of "The White Gold Rush" pioneers. By employing innovative technologies, this company is streamlining the extraction process, making it faster, more efficient, and environmentally friendly. Their breakthroughs promise to disrupt the traditional lithium extraction industry, which has long relied on slow and resource-intensive methods. With the rising demand for lithium-ion batteries powering electric vehicles and renewable energy storage systems, this startup's advancements are not only reshaping the landscape of lithium extraction but also playing a crucial role in accelerating the transition towards a sustainable energy future.



Why Attend?

Unparalleled Networking Opportunities

The Sustainable Lithium Extraction Summit presents a unique opportunity to network with industry leaders, innovators, and experts at the forefront of sustainable mining practices. Attendees will have the chance to engage in meaningful discussions, exchange insights, and establish valuable connections that can drive collaboration and partnerships in the pursuit of sustainable lithium extraction.

Access to Cutting-Edge Insights and Best Practices

The Sustainable Lithium Extraction Summit offers access to cutting-edge insights, case studies, and best practices from thought leaders and practitioners driving sustainability in the mining industry. Attendees will gain valuable knowledge about the latest advancements in carbon-neutral mining techniques, closed-loop extraction systems, and ecosystem-based restoration initiatives, empowering them to implement innovative solutions within their organizations.

Opportunity for Thought Leadership and Influence

The Sustainable Lithium Extraction Summit provides a platform for attendees to showcase their expertise, thought leadership, and commitment to sustainability in the mining industry. By participating in panel discussions, delivering keynote speeches, or presenting case studies, individuals and organizations can position themselves as leaders in the field, shape industry discourse, and influence the direction of future developments in sustainable lithium extraction.

Who Should Attend?


CXOs, VPs, Directors Head & Managers of :

  • Sustainability
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Lithium Extraction Engineer
  • ESG Specialist
  • Renewable Energy
  • Sustainable Supply Chain
  • Responsible Sourcing Coordinator
  • Circular Economy
  • Carbon Footprint Analyst
  • Community Relations
  • Water Management Engineer
  • Lithium Recovery Technologist
  • Zero-waste Process Engineer
  • Recycling Program
  • Supply Chain Transparency
  • Corporate Social Responsibility

Topics We Cover

Energy Transition and the Lithium Rush

Novel High-Purity Lithium Extraction Technologies

Techno-Economic Analysis of Geothermal Lithium Extraction

The Investment Landscape for DLE

Environmental Impact of DLE from Brines

Lithium Recycling and the Circular Economy

Lithium Market Trends and Forecast

Emerging Lithium Production Hubs

Optimizing DLE Production for Cost and Sustainability

The Role of Government Policies in DLE Development

Building a Secure and Sustainable Lithium Supply Chain


Mining & Minerals

Chemicals and Industrial Equipment

Oil & Gas


Procurement & Construction

Battery & Automotive

Power Utilities


Why Sponsor?

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Futurista's Partnership Platform

Along with all the benefits of the Standard Pass, get an early access to the attendee list that allows you to scope out the key profiles that you’d like to network with. This gives you a head start as you will have time to be prepared for the meetings and achieve your key objectives.

These meetings are planned to help you meet your networking objectives with a dedicated space providing just the right atmosphere. An exclusive business lounge for you to set one-on-one meetings with the senior most delegates at the summit, fostering strategic business relationships and opportunities.

How will it work? Send your profile and a short message to the delegate that you’d like to set a meeting with. When or if the invites are accepted, the meeting is set in your respective calendars. Our event executives will make sure the meetings are set up seamlessly at the venue. Reach out to us for more information.