The concept of sustainable manufacturing focuses on economic, environmental and societal aspects of industrial activities. In this connection, Iron and Steel manufacturing industries are becoming more sensitive in its approach to resource optimisation, energy consumption, emissions, waste utilisation and overall impact on local communities.
The conference will provide a common platform for the industry leaders, technologists and researchers to discuss and share their views on the state of the art developments and research findings on this topic. The challenges predicted for the future will also be addressed in this conference. The conference will have focused oral sessions with invited and contributory lectures by the eminent experts in this field from around the world. The conference is aimed at networking between researchers, industrial practitioners, faculties and students from academic institutes.
Specifically, SMCSTP2020 will focus on excellence in sustainable practices in Steelmaking and Casting. Jamshedpur, the venue of the conference is known as the first steel city of India and was renamed in 1919 as a tribute to Tata Steel’s founder. It is India’s first planned industrial and most cosmopolitan city and is situated in the eastern part of India and has a very pleasant climate.