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2016 Eurocoke Summit to Convene in Barcelona, Spain 25-27 April

Wednesday, Feb 24, 2016

More than 150 key stakeholders from the coke, coal and steel industries will convene upon Barcelona, Spain 25-27 April 2016 to attend the 12th edition of Smithers Apex’ Eurocoke Summit (

Eurocoke Summithas long been regarded as the best event to learn about the latest technology and hear market forecasts, react to the latest trends, and network with key players in the coke, coal and steel industries.

The 2016 agendaincludes over 20 presentations on critical business tracks like global market forecasts, sustainability concerns and more.  Hear from coke, coal and steel industry experts on the following topics:

•    JeroenVermeij, Eurofer,How Europe Can Compete with the World in Steel
•    Peter Arkell, Carrington Day, The Future of Mining and Minerals in China
•    Jonas Helseth, Bellona Europe, Providing aFramework to Deploy Carbon Capture, Utilitisation and Storage in Europe
•    Maria Antonia Diez, CSIC at INCARon Feedstock Recycling of Waste in Cokemaking
•    Hu Deshen, Baosteel Group, Iron and Steelmaking Technology in China
•    Plus many others

This year’s agenda also features a spotlight session specifically on future growth opportunities for the industry in India, allowing attendees to gain insight from voices working in India to advance the industry. The session features presentations from Dastur Business and Technology Consulting and SAP Enterprise, India.

In addition to technical, commercial and engaging programming, the Eurocoke Summit will include hours of dedicated business networking time.  

“The Eurocoke Summit will offer detailed technical insight and solutions for the issues facing coke, coal and steel leaders,” said Patrick Britton, Smithers Apex conference producer.  “Customers can take advantage of expert viewpoints on markets and regions, forecasts for 2016 and beyond, and the best competitive intelligence available.”

For more information on the Eurocoke Summit 2016, visit

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