Plenary Speaker

Frank E. Goodwin

Dr. Frank Goodwin serves as Director of Technology and Market Development at International Zinc Association and is based in IZA"s Durham, NC office. Dr Goodwin joined International Lead Zinc Research Organization (ILZRO) in 1982 and was Executive Vice President of ILZRO at the time of merger between ILZRO and IZA in 2004.

He earned his S.M. and Sc.D. degrees in Materials Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, MA together with a B.S. degree (with distinction) in Materials Science and Engineering from Cornell University, Ithaca, NY. He is the author of several U.S. and foreign patents and over 400 technical publications and contributions to books. He has been a Foreign Member of The Iron and Steel Institute of Japan since 1998.