Driving Steel-1

Driving Steel-1

Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

With major auto OEMs setting shop in India, which was one of the fastest growing geography for passenger and commercial segments, Indian consumers were discerning and demanding that the automobiles manufacture to be at par with the best of the world. The first edition of Driving Steel was organized around the above-mentioned theme to delve around for solutions and to meet the challenges ahead for the industry.


Dr. A K Jindal

Tata Motors Ltd

Topic: Vehicle Design Drivers - Impact on Steel

Dr. Nico Langerak

Corus R&D & Technology

Topic: Material Advances and Application in the Automotive Bodyshop

Dr. T Venugopalan


Topic: Automotive Steels: Recent Developments at Tata Steel

Mr. Anoop Chaturvedi

Maruti Udyog Ltd

Topic: Emerging Trends in use of steel for Automotive Applications - A Maruti perspective

Mr. Kallol Saha


Topic: Toyota Kirloskar Motor Quality Assurance System, Steel Localization and Future Trend

Mr. P Venkateshwaran

Tata Motors Ltd

Topic: Steel Mills and OEMs - Partners in Developments

Mr. Yuji Sueki

Nippon Steel Corporation

Topic: Steel Flat Products and Application - Technologies for Automotive Usage in Japan

Prof. Jonathan King

Corus Automotive

Topic: Steel Engineering: Automotive Body Construction