The second International Conference on “ADVANCES IN STEEL, POWER AND CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY” was held at OP Jindal University during March 17-19, 2016 in association with Jindal Steel and Power Limited, Raigarh, India & association for Iron and Steel Technology, USA. The conference was a great success and focused on the recent advancements and emphasized the need for the study of advance technological research in steel, power and construction industries for a prosperous future.
The conference was inaugurated by the Chief Guest Mr. ashok Sethi, COO & ED, Tata Power Ltd., Mumbai and addressed by Mr. George F. Vander Voort, President Vander Voort, Counsulting L.L.C. & struers, USA; Dr. Valdiney Domingos de Oliveira- Director, metallurgy and engineering viridis.iQ GmbH, Germany; Dr. John Bustnes-Research manager,Environment and Metallurgy Swerea MEFOS, Sweden; Dr. Bin Yang-State key Laboratory for advanced Metals & materials University of science & technology, Beijing, China; Dr. Bijish Babu-Swerea MEFOS, Sweden; Mark Ferguson-Managing
director (UK & Asia), PSI metal group, Germany (Broner Metals Division UK); Dr. Volodymer (Vladimir) MamalygaDirector and owner of Pvt. Company “Electrical Mechanics”, Executive Director of All-Ukrainian Public Organization “Energy Auditors & Energy Managers Supreme Council of Ukraine”.
The conference was also addressed by the eminent speakers of our country such as Dr. Madhu Ranjan, Managing Director-ElringKlinger Automotive Components (India) Pvt. Ltd., Pune, India; Dr. T. Venugopalan-Chief Technology Officer and Technical Advisor to Managing Director, Tata Steel Limited , Jamshedpur; Dr. Amitava Ray-Technical Advisor (India), AIMIL Limited, New Delhi ; Mr. Arbind Kumar-Director (A)-C-MET,(DeitY, Gov. of India); Cherlapally, HCL (PO), Hyderabad; Dr. Praveen Kr. Singh-Chief Operating Officer, Monnet Ispat & Energy Limited, Raigarh; Dr. C.D. SinghMinistry of Steel, Chair Professor, BIT sindri, Jharkhand; Dr. Ashok kr. Vaish-Ministry of Chair Professor, The MS University of Baroda, Vadodra, Gujrat ; Dr. S.K. Dutta-Prof. & Head, Metallurgical & materials Engineering Department, The M.S.University of Baroda; Dr. Ajay Shukla- Professor, Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, IIT Chennai.