Programme

  • 9 am to 9:30 am

    Opening of the Brazilian Steel Conference

    Tarcísio Gomes de Freitas - Minister of Infrastruture

    Marcos Eduardo Faraco Wahrhaftig – Chairman of the Board of Brazil Steel Institute / Vice-President of Gerdau Aços Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay

  • 9:30 am to 11 am

    Panel 1 - The Steel industry and sustainability

    Moderator:
    Fernando Gabeira – Journalist and former deputy

    Keynote speaker:
    Fernando Pires - Partner at Dynamo

    Panel Members:
    Cristina Yuan – Director of Institutional Affairs of Brazil Steel Institute
    Benjamin Mário Baptista Filho – Member of the Board of Brazil Steel Institute / President of ArcelorMittal Brazil / CEO ArcelorMittal Flat Carbon South America
    Silvia Nascimento – Member of the Board Brazil Steel Institute / Chairman of the Board of Aços Verdes do Brasil

  • 11am to 12:30pm

    Panel 2 – The future of the Brazilian Steel Industry - The vision of CEO´s

    Moderator:
    Marco Polo de Mello Lopes – Executive President of Brazil Steel Institute

    Panel Members:
    Sergio Leite de Andrade – Member of the Board of Brazil Steel Institute / CEO of Usiminas
    Gustavo Werneck – Member of the Board of Brazil Steel Institute / CEO of Gerdau
    Frederico Ayres Lima – Member of the Board of Brazil Steel Institute / CEO of Aperam South America
    Marcelo Chara – Member of the Board of Brazil Steel Institute / President of Ternium Brazil

    Discussion

  • 12:30pm to 13:00pm

    Closing Ceremony

    Marcos Eduardo Faraco Wahrhaftig – Chairman of the Board of Brazil Steel Institute / Vice-President of Gerdau Aços Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay