A specialized two-day conference catering to the steel fabrication industry in association with Construction Week,
the Middle East's largest construction and contracting news portal.

    THE CONFERENCE WILL COVER FOUR PANEL DISCUSSIONS ON
  • Key learnings from the impact of Covid-19 on demand and supply
  • The changing face of the structural steel fabrication market
  • Digitization in steel fabrication
  • Future of the steel fabrication industry
    EXCLUSIVE BENEFITS FOR PRE-REGISTERED DELEGATES
  • Fast-track entry to 4 days of SteelFab exhibition
  • Avoid long queues at onsite registration counters
  • Direct access to 2 days of SteelFab Conference
  • Privileged access to Trade Buyers’ Lounge
  • Travel, Visa and Accommodation assistance

CONFERENCE AGENDA

  DAY ONE | Tuesday, 11 January 2022
Time Topic Discussion
10:00 am Registration

10:30 am
11:00 am
Networking & Refreshments

11:00 am Opening Remarks / Ranju Warrier, CONSTRUCTION WEEK Editor

11:05 am Keynote Speech by:
Mr. Ali Al Jari | Director of Exports | Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry (Sharjah Exports Development Centre)

11:15 am Evaluating the key learnings from the impact of the COVID-19 on demand and supply The panel discussion, which will include some of the biggest names in the steel and steel fabrication industries, will demystify some of the key learnings from the challenges brought on by the pandemic's impact. They will also discuss how this has affected regional demand and supply.
PANELLISTS:

Dr. Ankur Dana | CEO | Dana Group
Mr. Rajesh Bangale | Fabrication Manager | Drydocks World (DP World Company)

12.00 pm The changing face of structural steel fabrication market Panellists will assess the changing dynamics of the structural steel fabrication business in the region. They will also highlight some of the factors that have contributed to the market's evolution over the last decade.
PANELLISTS:

Dr. Andreas Hofer | CEO | ZEMAN Bauelemente Produktions GmbH
Mr. Chris Desmond | Director International Sales Cutting Solutions EMEA-R | Lincoln Electric
  DAY TWO | Wednesday, 12 January 2022
Time Topic Discussion
10:00 am Registration

10:30 am
11:00 am
Networking & Refreshments

11:10 am Is steel fabrication industry embracing digitization the right way? Like many industries, steel fabrication has been slow to adopt digitization & embrace new technologies, but this scenario is changing. Panellists will shed light on some of challenges in the journey. The discussion will also highlight if the industry is adopting technology the right way.
PANELLISTS: Mr. Steven Nasser (MBA/B.Eng) | Chief Technology Officer | SABER Investment Company
Mr. Radovan Endel | General Manager | Peikko Gulf LLC

11:50 am How bright does the future look for the steel fabrication industry Panellists will share their predictions about the steel fabrication industry in 2022 while highlighting the key factors and trends that will boost the development of the sector.
PANELLISTS:


Mr. Rafeek MA | Executive Director | METALFAB
Mr. Silvio Tomassoni | Managing Director | Passtech Machine Tools
Mr. Jaykar Agravat | Sales Manager | Passtech Machine Tools


12:30 pm Closing Remarks / Ranju Warrier, CONSTRUCTION WEEK Editor