15 December 2020 – The President of the World Cement Association (WCA), Song Zhiping, addressed an international audience of senior cement industry leaders with his keynote speech at the WCA 4th General Assembly Meeting, held virtually on December 10th.

20 November 2020

Aggregates Business

"Decarbonisation is the most important sustainability target for the cement sector": Ian Riley has been interviewed by Liam McLoughlin at Aggregates Business on his views on new technologies in the cement industry to reach net-zero, including his thoughts on CCUS and LC3.

9 November 2020 

Concrete Trends

Ian Riley, CEO of the World Cement Association, joined Tracey-Lee Zurcher, Contributing Editor of Concrete Trends magazine to talk about the major influences on the cement production industry in Africa and the Middle East due to COVID-19, as part of the Captains of Cement and Concrete Leader Series.

London, 28th October 2020


Ian Riley has been interviewed for CemWeek magazine, giving his insights into the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the industry, how WCA helped its members during the crisis, and some of the less talked about impacts of the lockdown on cement market. 

London, 23rd October 2020

Cement Americas

WCA CEO Ian Riley has been interviewed for an article on the impacts of COVID-19 on the global cement industry, discussing how demand has been affected, how it has changed the way companies work, and what's next with regards to sustainability and decarbonisation. 

London, 16th October 2020

Update from WCA 

New Initiatives & Programmes Launched, Partner Events & Member Discounts