June 27 -28, 2022

UK & Europe Steel and Raw Materials Conference

Barcelona, Spain

Conference Agenda

Jun 272022

Registration & Welcome Coffee

European Iron and Steel Market Overview: Sustainability in the Spotlight

  • Fossil free steel
  • A future for green steel – The need for a forward-looking industrial policy perspective
  • Mandatory EU policy framework for steelmaking green transformation

Networking Coffee Break

In Focus: UK Steel Industry

  • Government policy on steel
  • Upcoming opportunities in the UK steel industry
  • Net zero and the UK steel industry

Networking Lunch Break

Key Steelmaking Raw Materials Market Review

  • Raw materials from recycling, another challenge for the circular economy
  • The future of steelmaking in Europe
  • Global trends and limitations in ferrous scrap market
  • Global iron ore supply and demand outlook
  • Analysis of iron ore spot prices

Networking Coffee Break

Jun 282022

Welcome Coffee

Protectionism and Antidumping Duties

  • Reviewing existing trade policies and its impact on the steel industry
  • Free trade and safeguard measures
  • What are the trade barriers affecting UK steel industry? 

Networking Coffee Break

Challenges Surrounding Steel Supply Chains

  • The EU Steel Industry amidst the war scenario and supply chain issues
  • The impact of Russian invasion of Ukraine on the global iron & steel supply chains
  • Steel supply chains: current challenges and the future of steel trade

Networking Lunch Break

Green Steel Technologies

  • Green Hydrogen: the great hope for steelmakers
  • Who, where and what? Questions to be answered before we can get decarbonisation done
  • How can companies strive towards the net-zero targets and reduce costs at the same time?

Closing Remarks & Announcements

Cocktail Reception

The Venue

World Trade Center Barcelona
World Trade Center Barcelona

It’s much more than just a business hub. It brings together experiences, talent, and technology over 130,000m² of open spaces, bespoke offices, and fully equipped conference rooms on the seafront.

Who will I meet at the UK & Europe Steel and Raw Materials Conference?

You will shake hands with representatives from the top steel manufacturing companies, banks and financing services companies, traders, steel end-users, contractors and fabricators, tube manufacturers, steel service centers, technology providers and logistics companies. 

Why should I join the conference?

You will meet both your commercial and learning goals: extend your networks with new partners and customers after a major supply chain disruption during the pandemic, you would also learn more about the biggest news of the industry and the trends of the market (30+ high-profile speakers).

What is the target group for this conference?

MMSteelClub launched this conference to bring all market participants from Europe. However, there will be interested industry players from other regions like North America and Latin America, Asia, Middle East and Africa. The whole steel world will meet at one spot.

What is a key feature of this conference?

The UK & Europe Steel and Raw Materials Conference is distinguished by a relevant and broad agenda, C-level speakers and audiences, exceptional networking experience, unique advantages for in-person or virtual participation, etc.

Event Supporters

Previous Speakers Include

Adalberto Parreira
Executive Director
Alejandro Wagner
Alejandro Wagner
Executive Director
Alfonso Figueroa
Sales Director Duferco México
Anders Lehman
Business Development & Deputy Head of Metallurgy
Andreas du Plessis
Managing Director
Andrés Barceló
Andrés Barceló
Director General
Andrew Lichter
Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Development
Andrey Laptev
Director of Business Development and Corporate Venture Projects