Terry L. Dunlap, Executive Vice President, Flat Rolled Products, ATI Allegheny Ludlum, USA
Charles Turack, Vice President & General Manager, High Performance Stainless, Outokumpu High Performance Stainless Coil North America., USA
Bruce Liimatainen, CEO, Finkl & Sons, USA
James D. Beckman, President, Crucible Industries, LLC, USA
Craig Bouchard, Founder of Shale-Inland and Cambelle Inland, Shale-Inland Holdings, USA
Sunil Widge, Senior Vice President ? Strategic Business Development & Governmental Affairs, Carpenter Technology Corp., USA
Dennis Oates, President and CEO, Universal Stainless and Alloy Products, Inc., USA
Carl Parker, Chief Procurement Officer, Samuel, Son & Co. Limited, USA
Markus Moll, Managing Director, SMR-Steel and Metals Market Research, Austria
Theodore Miller, Senior Manager, Ford Motor, USA
Michael P. Manning, Principal Engineer Metallurgy & Forging Process, GE Energy, USA
Richard C. Garvin, North American Sales Director, ArcelorMittal Industeel, USA LLC, USA
Jason McIntire, Manufacturing Engineer, Technoform Glass Insulation NA, Inc., USA
Brian Stephens, Product Manager, Technoform Glass Insulation NA, Inc., USA
Bill Zahner, CEO and President, A. Zahner Company, USA
Harald Lemke, Vice President, General Manager ? Powder Metallurgy, The NanoSteel Company, USA
Alissa Peterson, Director Strategy & Planning, The NanoSteel Company, USA
Patrick D. Gerkin, President and CEO, Schmolz-Bickenbach USA, Inc., USA
John Zemon, Vice President Stainless Sales & Marketing, Atlas Steel, USA
Anil Shah, President, Ni-Met Metals & Minerals Inc., Canada
Wolfgang Lipp, Managing Director, SMI- Steel Market Intelligence, Austria
Nigel Ward, Director Global Market Development, Nickel Institute
Frank Santoro, President, Cronimet Corporation, USA
Alastair Gledhill, Nickel Product Manager, ELG Metals Inc., USA
Mark Midgley, Head of Strategy ENRC Plc, ENRC Marketing AG, Switzerland
Kevin Pritchett, Head of Molybdenum Sales & Marketing, KGHM International Ltd, Canada
Key questions to be answered at this year's conference: one
? The U.S. economy at crossroads: will the sequester have a negative impact on stainless steel
? Shale gas - quo vadis?
? What chemical and petrochemical projects are really on the way in 2013 and 2014?
? New applications for stainless steels in passenger cars and trucks
? The recovery of housing and its various impacts on stainless steel
? Trends in food processing and catering
? Outlook for Oil & Gas in North America
? New design principles in Oil & Gas and their impact on stainless steels and nickelalloys
? What?s ahead for Nickel, Chrome and Molybdenum?
? The impact of Nickel Pig Iron on the nickel market
? Developments in South Africa and their impact on Ferrochrome
? Will Molybdenum by-product supply (from Cu mines) bring prices down further?
? Stainless steel scrap: Are high discounts the ?new normal??
? The expansion projects of Outokumpu, Allegheny Ludlum, Universal Stainless and Carpenter