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Eurocoke Summit 2018 programme to feature ArcelorMittal, Tata Steel, Eurofer, Gerdau & more

Smithers Apex are delighted to announce the programme for this year's much-anticipated Eurocoke Summit. Following on from the huge success of last year's event, this year's programme promises to be even bigger and better.

Download your free copy of the programme at the bottom of the page to see the full line-up of speakers and start planning your time at this one-of-a-kind conference.

Just some of this year's exciting presentations include:

  • Opening technical keynote - Carl de MarĂ©, Vice President, Head of Technology Strategy at ArcelorMittal Group CTO
  • Use of alternative coals/materials in the coke plant with a focus on cost reduction and CO2 emissions - Guilherme Liziero, Technical Consultant at Gerdau
  • Case studies: Successful improvement projects at Tata Steel IJmuiden - Tom Luttikhuizen, Team Manager Coke Oven Batteries at Tata Steel
  • Success stories of JSW non-recovery coke oven - Reji Mathai, Senior Manager at JSW Steel

Other speakers include representatives from Bhushan Power & Steel Limited, Eurofer, Wood Mackenzie, Gujarat NRE and more.

There will also be a pre-conference workshop on Battery Maintenance and Repairs led by Jan Soonius, MD of HeatTeq and Timo Vierimaa, Coke Plant Manager at SSAB Europe Oy, taking place on Tuesday 24 April. The workshop will cover a wide variety of topics from the role of operators in day-to-day management of coke oven batteries to developments in repair techniques. Tickets are just €399 in addition to your two-day conference ticket, but places are limited. 

ThyssenKrupp, CI Carbocoque, Steel Mont, Jesse Creek Mining, Pearson Coal Petrography, Liz Italiana, UKHIN and more have already confirmed their attendance, so what are you waiting for?