General Information

Uniting the global stainless steel community, Stainless Steel World has a long-standing reputation as a high-quality technical conference covering all aspects of this versatile group of materials. It attracts a diverse audience and range of expert speakers, from manufacturers and researchers to distributors, suppliers, fabricators and end-users. As with previous editions, in 2022, the focus will be moving to a rising market: South-East Asia Region.

As an entity, South-East Asia region is one of the most important import markets for global steel and is estimated as one of the most potential regions for crude steel consumption in volume and growth speed with the number reaching to 1.12billion tons until 2025.

Focusing on the changing needs of the CRA industry, the conference offers practical, hands-on teaching and learning in the form of plenary discussion, workshops and forums, which actually offers solution to real-life challenges in this industry.

Industry Focus

  • Oil & Gas
  • Power Gen
  • Chemical
  • Petrochemical
  • Architecture Building Construction
  • Automotive
  • Aerospace
  • Pharma
  • Shipbuilding & Marine
  • Food & Beverage
  • Water/ Waste Water
  • Other


Possible Topics

  • Stainless Steel Market in South-East Asian Area
  • Heat Treatment
  • Cladding & Welding
  • Casting & Forging
  • Corrosion
  • Addictive Manufacturing
  • New Alloy Developments
  • Application in Clean Energy Technologies
  • Lifecycle Cost
  • Regulations in International trade


Steering Committee members at previous Stainless Steel World Events

Lars Rose, DuPont

Jan van de Wetering, Nouryon

Jacko Aerts, DSM

Svein Prestrud Astad, Equinor ASA

Lari Brask, Stalatube Oy

Raymond Cordewener, R. Cordewener Management & Consultancy

Wenbu Dong, Baoshan Iron & Steel Co

Barinder Ghai, Sandvik Materials Technology

Joelle Greenwood, Salzgitter Mannesmann Stainless Tubes

Norbert Heinzle, H. Butting GmbH & Co. KG

John Houben, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering

Reza Javaherdashti, Eninco Engineering B.V.

Tadashi Kawakami, NIPPON STEEL Corporation

Nicole Kinsman – International Molybdenum Association

Sayee Raghunathan, Saudi Aramco

Peter van Gansewinkel, Brück

Willem Maarten van Haaften, Shell Project & Technology

Shankar Venkataraman, Schmidt + Clemens

Robin Wang, Zhejiang JIULI Hi-Tech Metals Co., Ltd.

Lena Wegrelius, Outokumpu Stainless AB – Research & Development