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23rd Annual Global Iron Ore & Steel Forecast Conference

A new generation of mines, game changing technology, improved productivity & reduced carbon footprint

1-3 December 2020 | Virtually Delivered Event
AWST; UTC+08:00

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“The iron ore industry led Australia out of the GFC and there is every chance it might do it again as we crawl from the COVID crisis.” 15/8/20, The Australian

“Global brokers Citi, Credit Suisse and most of all JPMorgan have quite literally changed their tune on the outlook for iron ore and it could mean a new sweet spot for BHP, Rio Tinto and Fortescue Metals Group, along with a string of mid cap producers.” 15/8/20, The Australian

This year’s event will focus on COVID-19 and the impact to steel raw materials, industry growth & developments, optimizing value, managing & improving iron ore quality, developments in innovation & automation, process improvements and decarbonisation pathways to reduce carbon footprint, lower energy costs and improving the bottom line.

With the health and safety of our speakers, delegates and staff as our top priority, this years Global Iron Ore & Steel Forecast conference will now run over 3 days via our fully interactive virtual event platform.

We believe that by going virtual the event will greatly facilitate interstate and international attendees and speakers, as there is no need to worry about flights, accommodation, border closures, quarantine periods and other restrictions.

As we look ahead the event will provide the perfect opportunity for the region’s iron ore & steel executives to come together to assess, debate, and anticipate how 2021 is going to unfold after the current uncertainty.

Join hundreds of iron ore executives, project directors, analysts, engineering firms, industry suppliers and many more for 2 days of presentations, discussions, networking and private meetings.

Just some of the key issues to be addressed at the 2020 event include:

  • Iron ore & steel market outlook and updates
  • COVID19 and the impact to steel raw materials, supply chains & operations
  • Project updates & expansions
  • Optimising value – technology developments
  • Revolutionary decarbonizing technologies – Opportunities to reduce reliance on costly fossil fuels and their carbon foot print
  • Renewables increasing important role in attracting project investment and maintaining a “social license” to operate
  • Innovation & Automation -The future of growth, IOT, remote operation centers, new productivity developments

This year’s 23rd Global Iron Ore & Steel Forecast Conference will be run concurrently with the 21st Mineral Sands Conference as a key industry gathering and a networking opportunity not to be missed.

Sponsorship & Exhibition Opportunities

Brand your company across this virtual event from the safety of your home or office. The virtual Forum is fully interactive, sophisticated and will enable you to connect with industry thought-leaders.

You will have access to the same great content, hear from leading experts and access unique networking and business development opportunities with key decisions makers. Our virtual platform will allow you to engage directly with attendees through meetings, video link, chat, live product demos, and virtual exhibits.

To see what is on offer please contact:

Megan Rogulski
Sponsorship Manager
T: +61 (0)421 048 191

Benefits of Attending Virtually

Why attend 23rd Annual Global Iron Ore & Steel Forecast Conference Virtually?

Content is King: Enjoy Curated Content
With two days of expert sessions and industry leading speakers, delve into expertly curated content that you won’t find anywhere else.

Accessible from your devices
Learning and networking is now at your fingertips – the conferences and matchmaking platform is accessible from your laptop, tablets or mobile devices

Time Efficient and Cost Saving
Save on travelling time and accommodation costs while getting in touch with industry professionals without geographical boundaries

Business Matchmaking Live
Connect and meet with fellow attendees from all over the world by taking advantage of the AI powered matchmaking within the virtual platform.

Live and On-Demand
Wherever you are in the world, view the presentations at your leisure – either live or on-demand you’ll never miss a session.

Engage with our expert speakers
Make the most of your virtual experience by keeping updated with the latest insights and discussions, all while engaging with speakers through live polls, Q&A and more!


View our virtual platform in the video below.

when & where

01 - 03 Dec 2020

Agenda timing is Australian Western Standard Time – AWST


Still have a question?

Alexandra Bennet
Conference Manager
+61 (0)2 9080 4315

Megan Rogulski
Sponsorship Manager
+61 (0)421 048 191

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