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Agenda Announced for MetCoke World Summit 2017

AK Steel, ThyssenKrupp, SunCoke, ArcelorMittal, Xcoal, Oremco/Tata Steel and more confirmed for the MetCoke World Summit 2017 agenda

Smithers Apex, with the support of the advisory board, is pleased to announce the MetCoke World Summit 2017 agenda.

Taking place this November 7-9 in Chicago, IL, this year's pre-conference workshops and two day conference will feature industry experts such as Xcoal, SunCoke Energy, ArcelorMittal, Wood Mackenzie USA, Blaschack Coal Corp., DTE Energy, Oremco/Tata Steel and more.

Browse the agenda and speakers:

Keynote: The Panoramic View and Global Expectations

Dr. John Quanci, VP of Engineering and Technology, SunCoke Energy

Recent Advancements in Coal and Coke Technology

Marcelo Andrade, Manager Raw material and Iron, ArcelorMittal

Additives in coke making, compaction and coke porosity

Alternative Steel Production

Matt Kraeuter, Business Development Director, ThyssenKrupp

Analyzing the alternative steel production in a global market

Additional Speakers Include:

View the MetCoke World Summit agenda 

Pre-Conference Workshops for MetCoke World Summit 2017

Workshop 1 - Full Day
Steelmaker's Guide to Cokemaking

The full day workshop, Steelmaker's Guide to Cokemaking, will be led by Ingomar Kohler of PROCOMO. The workshop will cover topics such as:

History of Cokemaking, From Coal to Coke, The Battery Block, Battery Heating, Heat Recovery System, The Raw Gas System, Coke Cooling and Recent Development and trends.

Workshop 2 - Half Day
New Coals and New Coal Blending

The half day workshop, New Coals and New Coal Blending, will be co-presented by Jellinbah Group, Brazil and H&W Consulting Pty Ltd, Australia. The workshop will cover topics such as:

Overview on Macroeconomic Conditions and Coal blending Quality Assessment Procedure.