Sustainable Steel Strategies Summit, 22-23 June 2021 Provisional Programme (subject to change).

0900hrs: Welcome to the Sustainable Steel Strategies Summit
Matthew Moggridge, Conference Director and Editor of Steel Times International.

0910hrs: Transforming the Steel Industry for a Low Carbon Future
Asa Ekdahl, Head of Environment and Climate Change at the World Steel Association.

0940hrs: Kobelco’s CO2 Reduction Solution
Masashiro Motoyuki
, executive officer, Kobe Steel; and Koichi Sakamoto, Executive Officer, Kobe Steel.

1010hrs: Hlsarna: Breakthrough Technology to Meet Climate and Circularity targets for the steel industry
JWK van Boggelen
, Operations and Technology Manager, Hlsarna Pilot Plant, Tata Steel, IJmuiden, The Netherlands.

1040hrs: Climate Opportunities for the Steel Sector
Olga Kalashinkova, Head of Environment at Severstal.

1140hrs: Future Steelmaking as an Enabler of the European Green Deal
Roman Stiftner, Managing Director, Austrian Mining and Steel Association

1210hrs: European Green Deal: How Steel for Packaging fits Europe’s Transition to a more efficient and circular economy
Alexis Van Maerck
e, Secretary General, APEAL.

1400hrs: Steel in the Fast Lane – the Hyperloop
Huib Simon, Head of Marketing, Hyperloop, and Paul de Vries, general manager, Tata Steel.

1430hrs: Decarbonizing the Iron and Steel Industry: DRI, Hydrogen and more
Stefano Maggiolino
, President and CEO, Tenova HYL.

1530hrs: Integrated Hydrogen Supply for Steel Decarbonisation
Todd Skare
, Chief Technology and Sustainability Officer, Linde plc.

1600hrs: Will green hydrogen enable iron ore miners to become competitive steel producers?
Sean Keenan, global natural resources research lead, Accenture

1630hrs: Green Steel – A Substantial Transformation of the Steel Industry
Nils Naujok
and Holger Stamm, Partner and Director respectively, PwC Strategy& Deutschland

1700hrs: Transforming steelmaking – roadmap to net zero carbon for integrated plants
Gerald Wimmer
, vice president, converter steelmaking, Primetals Technologies.

1730hrs: FerroSilva – fossil-free DRI by using biogenic reduction gas

Peter Samuelsson, independent advisor, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm

1800hrs: Closing remarks

1810hrs: Conference closes

Day Two:

0900hrs: Responsible Steel: Supporting the Steel Industry’s Journey to Net Zero
Anne-Claire Howard, CEO, Responsible Steel.

0930hrs: Sustainability and the Circular Economy in Stainless Steelmaking
Juha Erkillä
, Head of Group Sustainability, Outokumpu.

1000hrs: The Post COVID Decarbonisation Dividend: A Possible Dream
Phelim Kine, Senior Director (Asia) Mighty Earth.

1030hrs: How to decarbonise steel

Alex Griffith, principal analyst, Wood Mackenzie

1130hrs: Options for Immediate Decarbonisation in Iron & Steelmaking
Joachim von Schéele, Linde Technology, Linde plc.

1200hrs: Delivering Energy Efficiency in Steel Production
Jonathan Maxwell, CEO and Founder of Sustainable Development Capital.

1230hrs: LanzaTech: A CarbonSmart approach to Steelmaking
Tom Dower, Vice President, Public Policy for LanzaTech.

1400hrs: Reducing the environmental impact of steelmaking raw materials using mathematical modelling
Sanjeev Manocha
, Global Steel Market Manager, Carmeuse.

1430hrs: When steel comes calling, hydrogen generation will be ready
Dave Wolff
, Region Manager, Nel Hydrogen.

1530hrs: C02 Reduction at the Level of Process Control
Dr. Falk-Florian Henrich
, Founder & CEO, Smart Steel Technologies.

1600hrs: Danieli MIDA Hybrid mills, a true sustainable green steel production

Rolando Paolone, chief technology officer, Danieli Group and member of the group executive board.

1630hrs: Supporting more sustainable electric arc furnace steel production with ABB technologies.

Kevin Ball, ArcSave Solutions consultant, ABB Metallurgy Products and Andrea Ferruccio, global product manager, medium voltage special circuit breakers and switches, ABB Medium Voltage Products.

1700hrs: Closing remarks

1730hrs: Conference closes