Driving Steel-4

Driving Steel-4

Kovalam, Kerela

The world entered a new era with nearly half of the global population living in urban areas. “Sustainability” and “Green Transportation” were major challenges for the entire automotive value chain. Living up-to its true expectation in coming up with themes which are contemporary yet have farsightedness; Driving Steel – 4 provided the opportune platform for brainstorming “New Developments and Innovation in Automotive Steel- 2020 perspective”. Driving Steel – 4 was organized in Kovalam, Kerala in 2012.


Dr. Kyooyoung Lee


Topic: Recent development of POSCO Automotive steels

Dr. Mark White


Topic: Alternate Materials in Automotive and future trends

Dr. Michael Steinhorst

Tata Steel

Topic: "Differentiation - Creating added value throughout the supply chain"

Mr. Anil Kumar C

Tata Motors

Topic: Product & Product Development Priorities: Partnership with Steel Manufacturers

Mr. Anoop Chaturvedi

Maruti Suzuki

Topic: Usage of Steel in Futuristic Vehicles

Mr. C V Sastry


Topic: High Strength Automotive Steel from CAPL

Mr. Cees Ten Broek

World Auto Steel

Topic: World Auto Steel

Mr. H Tsuchiya


Topic: CAPL HSS metallurgy & brief introduction to JCAPCPL

Mr. Jody Shaw

US Steel

Topic: Findings of Future Steel Vehicle (FSV) project

Mr. Joseph Saldanha


Topic: Lean Supply Chain Management in Steel

Mr. Makota Itomi


Topic: Automotive Steel NSC Perspective