Sanjeev Gupta, Executive Chairman

Liberty House Group (UK) - Keynote Speaker

Topic: Daring to be different - Investing for growth not survival

kirps Georges Kirps, Director General

Eurometal (Luxembourg)

Topic: Role of steel distributors and SSC in plate end user supply 



Denis Parein, Head of Business Development EnergyDenis Parein

ArcelorMittal Europe (Belgium) 

Topic: Plates: still attractive Business?



D.Cotti NLMK

Dionisio Cotti, Business Manager Central Europe and Export

NLMK Europe – Plate (Belgium)

Topic: Construction as steel plate consuming industry. Prospects vs threats and ways to manage them.

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Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Kern, Head of Quality Affairs

Thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG (Germany)

Topic: Modelling Approaches for Optimization of Heavy Plate Steels for Pressure Vessel Application



Mamon Maksym

Maksym Mamon, Head of Marketing

EVRAZ East Metals (Switzerland)

Topic: Major Developments in Global Merchant Slab Market


D K Mohanty, Executive Director

SAIL (India)

Topic: Plate Exports from Steel Authority of India



Essar Steel Algoma Inc. (Canada)

Topic: The Paradigm Shift of the Plate Market in North America


Li Xinchuang, President

China Metallurgical Industry Planning & Research Institute (MPI) (China)

and Vice Secretary-General of China Iron & Steel Association (CISA)

Topic: Forecast of Global/Chinese Steel Demand and Competitiveness of Chinese Plate

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Andrej Kirikov, Doctor of Technical Sciences/Dipl. Ing. for Acoustics, President

Nordinkraft AG (Germany) - Coffee Break Sponsor

Topic: Modern trends in development of equipment and methods for non-destructive examination of plates.

Седых фотоAndrey Sedykh, Leading Economist

Metal Expert (Ukraine)

Topic: Prospects for the EU economy in 2017