Past event: The European Green Steel Industry Summit 2024

The European Green Steel Industry Summit 2024 is poised to be a pivotal event in the realm of sustainable steel production. Scheduled to occur on the 17th and 18th of April in Antwerp, Belgium.

This summit stands as a beacon for the wider steel industry's transition towards eco-friendly practices. Hosted amidst the vibrant Belgian city known for its historical significance and industrial prowess, the summit promises to convene leading experts, industry innovators, policymakers, and stakeholders in a collaborative effort to accelerate the green transformation within the steel sector.

With a focus on reducing carbon emissions and advancing sustainable manufacturing techniques, the summit aims to address critical challenges faced by the steel industry while paving the way for a more environmentally conscious future. Key themes of discussion are anticipated to include carbon-neutral steel production, innovative technologies, circular economy principles, and regulatory frameworks fostering sustainability.

The event will feature a line-up of senior-level/C-suite speakers, presenting insights on cutting-edge advancements, successful case studies, and strategic initiatives designed to revolutionize the steel manufacturing landscape. Attendees can look forward to engaging panel discussions, workshops, and networking opportunities, fostering collaborations that are essential for driving change and fostering a more sustainable steel industry.

Antwerp, a city renowned for its port, which serves as a gateway for international trade, offers an apt backdrop for this critical summit. Its historical significance in the steel industry, combined with a progressive approach towards sustainable practices, underscores the city's significance as the host.

The European Green Steel Industry Summit 2024 is not merely a gathering but a call to action, emphasising the collective responsibility to shape a genuinely sustainable future for the steel sector and its stakeholders. This summit is anticipated to be a catalyst for transformative changes, marking a pivotal moment in the journey towards a more environmentally conscious steel industry.

Key Topics

  • Evaluating Effectiveness of Current and Future Policies on Green Steel and Product Markets
  • Maximising Investment Opportunities in Green Steel Ventures
  • Developments in Green Steel's Impact on Sustainable Real Estate
  • Creating Transparent Sustainability Reporting and Standardisation of Green Steel
  • Solutions to Key Economic and Environmental Challenges Across the Green Steel Supply Chain
  • How Green Steel Can Be Utilised Further for Transport and Construction
  • Unpacking the Full Scope of Decarbonising Production Methods
  • Assessing the Future Project and Technology Landscape of Green Steel
  • Focus on Improvements to Iron-Based Feedstock
  • Strategies to Assure Current and Future Customers of Quality, Premium Green Steel

Who Will Attend

  • Current and prospective Green Steel producers
  • Iron feedstock providers
  • Automotive manufacturers
  • Green Hydrogen producers
  • Representatives of Steel Associations
  • Regulatory & Policy Officers
  • Business Development Directors
  • Technical Managers
  • Technology & Solution Providers
  • Consultants

Confirmed Speakers

  • Conference Chair: Marian D'Auria, Global Head of Risk & Sustainability, GFG Alliance
  • Carina Hedberg, Head of Business Development and Sustainability, Blastr Green Steel
  • Frederik Leus, XCarb Business Development, Arcelormittal
  • Stephan Flapper, Head of Commercial, H2 Green Steel
  • Erika Mink-Zaghloul, Head of Govt Affairs, Thyssenkrupp
  • Yann Teste, VP – Global Purchasing, Volvo Group
  • Ronne Hamerslag, CEO, Nordic Iron Ore
  • Edward Murray, CEO, Greeniron H2 AB
  • Luc Grare, Head of Central & Eastern Europe, Lhyfe
  • Harmen Dekker, CEO, European Biogas Association
  • Adina Renee Adler, Executive Director, Global Steel Climate Council
  • William Husband, Global Head of Metals & Mining, Citigroup
  • Erik Rylander, Head of Carbon Dioxide Removal, Stockholm Exergi
  • Michael Melchionda, Manager – Global Market Development, Plug Power
  • Irene Dominguez, Policy Officer, Bellona
  • Joren Verschaeve, Programme Manager, ECOS
  • Matthew Poole, Associate Managing Consultant, CRU
  • Tanmoy Mandal, Senior Consultant, Frost & Sullivan
  • Andrew Forth, Senior Public Affairs Manager, Climate Group
  • Soroush Basirat, Energy Finance Analyst, IEEFA
  • Suvi Rannantie, Director – Mining and Metals Technology, AFRY

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Mercure Antwerp City South
Desguinlei 94, 2018
Antwerp, Belgium

Phone: +32 3 244 82 11
Event details
Organizer : ACI
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-24730