Conference official language is English - Live translation into Arabic is available

  Hosted by:

September 16-18, 2019
King Faisal International Conferences Hall, Intercontinental Hotel
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

  Under the auspices of

H. E. Khalid bin Abdulaziz Al-Faleh
Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources
Saudi Arabia

About the Conference

  • First time in Saudi Arabia
  • Organized by National Committee for Steel Industry - KSA
  • A large gathering of global steel industry leaders
  • Exhibition & Workshops during conference

Conference Topics & Themes

  1. 1

    Saudi Vision 2030 – the transformation of Saudi Arabia's economy and opportunities for its steel industry

  2. 2

    Outlook for GCC iron and steel industry – UAE demand post Expo 2020

  3. 3

    Outlook for Arab region steel demand and investments into new production capacity

  4. 4

    Global trade wars and protectionism – how it is affecting trade flows and regional steelmakers

  5. 5

    Global steel overcapacity – progress in tackling and challenges remaining

  6. 6

    China's steel demand outlook amid reduced government stimulus

  7. 7

    India's potential to become the new steel demand driver

  8. 8

    Investments into higher value-added steel production/increased local content

  9. 9

    The challenge of rising production costs and how to handle them

  10. 10

    Technological innovations to help increase efficiency/reduce cost of steelmaking

Target Audience

Speakers Categories

  • Leaders of Saudi, GCC & International steel producers
  • Regional and International steel traders
  • Raw material producers & suppliers
  • Analysts and steel industry associations
  • Regional government bodies
  • Technology and scientific organisations

Audience Categories

  • Representative from the global iron and steel industries
  • Representatives from the conversional iron and steel industries
  • Traders of steel products
  • Official agencies and bodies
  • Businessmen and investors
  • Press and media agencies
Schedule

Event Agenda