About the conference

In 2021, ASMET, AIM, Steel Institute VDEh and Jernkontoret organize the 5th European Steel Technology & Application Days (ESTAD), the leading European technical conference for the Steel industry.

This event will continue to offer the opportunity to be informed about the most recent developments of steelmaking processes and steel products.


This international conference focuses on the latest trends and issues and provides a wide networking and information platform for equipment and service suppliers, plant manufacturers, steelmakers and scientists.

At this event you will acquire the latest information on new ideas and developments as well as on the state-of-the-art in metallurgical process technologies for iron and steel production, steel materials and steel application.

The Conference will focus on all technical aspects within the following six main fields:

Rolling and forging
Steel materials and their application, additive manufacturing and surface technologies
Industry 4.0
Environment and energy


Click on the titles to the right to read more about each field

Click on the titles to read more about each field

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Conference dates

The conference has been rescheduled and will take place on August 30 to September 2, 2021 digitally as well as in Stockholm, Sweden.


Preliminary program

Aug 30, Monday afternoon Plenary session, If possible opening of the exhibition, get-together
Aug 31 – Sept 1, Tuesday to Wednesday Parallel sessions, exhibition (if possible)
Sept 2, Thursday Parallel sessions, exhibition close at noon
  Company visits are cancelled

Poster sessions

The conference will feature a Poster Session, providing opportunities to present cutting edge research in detail.

Last updated:
September 16, 2021.
Editor in chief: Nathalie Krumm, Jernkontoret.



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