Driving Steel-III (2010)


The automotive mission plan 2016, prepared by Government of India construed Automotive Industry as “Locomotive for Growth” which will contribute 10% to the country’s GDP and 30 -35% to the industrial GDP. While India had only 8 models in 80s, the same increased to 100+ in 2010 manufactured by 15+ OEMs and more and more joining the bandwagon. According the growing stature of Driving Steel, the 3rd edition was organized post World Auto Steel conference in Goa so as to ease global participation with an apt theme“Driven by You”.

Presenters in DS-III Conference
Organisation Topic Presenter
US Steel Reinventing Automotive Steel Mr. Jody Shaw
FSV / EDAG FSV objective, design methodology and preliminary Results. Mr. Harry Singh
TATA MOTORS Innovation in Tata Motors Mr. Abhay Chafekar
POSCO Development of Advanced Dual Phase Steels for Automotive application in POSCO Dr. Seong Ho Han
MARUTI OEM Perspective Mr. Sanjay Thakkar
TOYOTA User challenges due to material behavior. Mr. Sathyanarayan
N S C An update on advancement of Japanese flat products for automotive application. Mr. Yasuharu Kozima
Ford Global Steel strategy and Local challenges. Mr. S Dilipan
Tata Steel Trends in European Automotive Coated steels. Mr. Marc Lambriks
Tata Steel Automotive EVI and Customer Technical Support Capabilities. Prof. Jon King
Nissan High Strength steel and GA material application for Automotive. Mr. Toshiya, Ikumi

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