Driving Steel-2

Driving Steel-2

Bangalore, Karnataka

Encouraged by the heartening success of the 1st edition of Driving Steel, the 2nd edition was organized in Bangalore, Karnataka in 2008. This edition saw experts from World Bodies such as World Steel Auto, EDAG, and participants from leading steel maker such as Nippon Steel Corporation, POSCO and Tata Steel Europe and representatives from leading Auto OEMs coming together to discuss futuristic topics such as “CO2 / GHG study for future cars & life cycle analysis” and “Importance of HSS / AHSS in future steel vehicles”.

Speakers

Dr.Seung-Chul Baik

POSCO

Topic: Application of High strength steel

Mr. Dileep G Naik

TATA MOTORS

Topic: ACE – New Product Introduction

Mr. Ed Opbroek

WORLD AUTOSTEEL

Topic: CO2 / GHG Study for future cars & Life cycle Analysis

Mr. Gopinath Rao

TOYOTA

Topic: Optimum utilization of steel to reduce Co2 emission.

Mr. Harry Singh

EDAG

Topic: Importance of HSS/AHSS in Future Steel Vehicle.

Mr. Kiyoshi Takagi

NISSAN

Topic: High Strength Steel application for Automotive

Mr. Maurice van Giezen

CORUS STRIP IJMUIDEN

Topic: Automotive by Corus (AbC) : New automotive steels & coatings and innovations by Corus.

Mr. Sanjay Thakar

MARUTI

Topic: Mass reduction potential using AHSS in BIW – OEM perspective.

Mr. Yuji Sueki

NIPPON STEEL CORPORATION

Topic: Nippon Steel's experience and efforts in using AHSS in automotive BIW.

Prof Jon King

UNIVERSITY OF WARWICK

Topic: Advanced Steel Technologies - combining automotive and materials expertise