North American Stainless & Special Alloys Conference 2023

Wednesday, October 11 to Friday, October 13, 2023
(Welcome Reception Oct. 11, Conference Oct. 12 - 13)
Nashville, Tennessee, USA
The Westin Nashville
The return of the White Swans?

Stainless & Special Alloys Conference is back to Nashville in 2023!

Organized by SMR Events in cooperation with World Steel Dynamics.

After a successful event in Nashville in 2022, with more than 220 participants from the entire stainless steel supply chain, we will meet again at the same location in 2023.

We will gather in Nashville, TN, USA, from Oct. 12 - 13, 2023 in order to discuss the current state of the global and North American stainless & special alloys industry and all relevant issues that will shape the business in 2024 and beyond.

We look forward to seeing you there!


The detailed conference program will be shown here soon. Please check for updates regularly.

  • Wednesday, October 11, 2023
    Networking Welcome Reception at 6 pm

  • Thursday, October 12, 2023
    Conference day 1 incl. keynote panel, fireside chat with key industry executives, etc.
    Nashville Music Night

  • Friday, October 13, 2023
    Conference day 2 incl. raw material sessions and industry outlook panel.

Here you can view the full conference program of our 2022 conference held in Nashville. The structure of the event will be similar in 2023.

We will invite high ranking speakers from the entire stainless steel supply chain. Updates will be posted here soon, so please check for updates regularly.

Here you can view a list of the speakers that presented at our 2022 conference in Nasville, USA.

North American Stainless & Special Alloys Conference 2022 will take place in the following venue:

The Westin Nashville
807 Clark Place Ave, Nashville, TN, 37203


For further information and queries, please contact the hotel directly (Telephone +1 629 800 5213).

As the conference venue is located close to the city centre, many other hotels can be reached within walking distance. Please check booking platforms for a suitable choice.

Representatives from the following companies will attend the event in 2022. We expect a similar audience in 2023.

  • Aamor Inox
  • A. Zahner Co.
  • Amari Metals
  • American Stainless
  • Amerinox Processing, Inc.
  • Antunes & Co
  • Aperam Stainless Services & Solutions USA
  • ASA Alloys
  • ATI Specialty Rolled Products
  • Basic Metals
  • Böllinghaus Steel Americas Corp
  • Canada Nickel Company Inc.
  • Carlson Sales
  • CFF Stainless Steels Inc.
  • Chicago Stainless & Metal Exchange
  • Cleveland-Cliffs Inc.
  • Climax Molybdenum Company
  • Cogne Acciai Speciali Spa
  • Cogne Speciality Steel USA, Inc
  • Coilplus
  • Combined Metals
  • Cronimet Corporation
  • Daido Steel (America) Inc.
  • Dharma Empresarial
  • Diversified Ulbrich
  • DM Latin Express Corp
  • Electralloy
  • ELG Metals, Inc.
  • Ellwood City Forge
  • EMI Industries, LLC
  • Excel Stainless USA
  • Faurecia Clean Mobility
  • Ferrous Processing & Trading
  • Finkl Steel
  • Fischer Canada
  • Frisa
  • Gautier Specialty Metals LLC
  • GE Appliances
  • G&L Tube
  • Global Stainless Steel, Inc.
  • Groditz
  • Heat and Control, Inc
  • ICDA - International Chromium Development Association
  • IMA Inox Market America LLC
  • Independent Stainless LLC
  • Industeel USA LLC
  • Inox Market Service SpA
  • Jacquet Mid-Atlantic
  • JeriPar
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • Kloeckner Metals
  • LE Commodities
  • Magna Stainless
  • Marcegaglia Specialties
  • Marmon Keystone Corp
  • Marubeni Itochu Steel Canada
  • Metals Hub
  • Metalwest
  • Middleby
  • Millennia Metals
  • MISA
  • NAS - North American Stainless
  • Nesta Metals
  • Nichol and Associates Inc.
  • NIM Group
  • Nippon Yakin America, Inc.
  • NKS
  • Norma Group
  • Olbert Metal Sales Limited
  • OMP
  • Outokumpu Americas
  • Palisades Holdings
  • PCC Energy Group
  • PCC Metals Group
  • Phoenix Tube
  • Powkat, LLC
  • Purem by Eberspacher
  • Quarto North America
  • Reibus International
  • RM Metals
  • Rolled Alloys
  • Rolled Metal Products
  • Ryerson Inc.
  • Sachin Steel Inc
  • Samuel, Son & Co.
  • Schnitzer Industries
  • SIJ Americas
  • SMR
  • Solar Turbines
  • Special Metals Corporation
  • SPS Companies Inc.
  • Stainless Steel Midwest
  • Sumitomo Corporation of Americas
  • Sun City Group
  • Swepco Tube
  • Swiss Steel International
  • Synalloy (Bristol Metals)
  • Ta Chen International, Inc
  • Titanium Industries
  • TW Metals
  • Ulbrich
  • United Scrap Metal
  • Universal Stainless and Alloy Products Inc.
  • Valbruna Group
  • Vale Canada Limited
  • Webco Industries
  • WESTMET International
  • World Steel Dynamics
  • Yarde Metals
  • Zapp Precision Strip



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The North American stainless and special alloys industry gathers in Nashville, Tennessee, USA, to discuss all relevant issues that will shape the business in 2024 and beyond:

  • What is hot …. and what is not hot in 2024?
  • Will allocation return in the North American Market?
  • What damage is inflation doing to the North American stainless market?
  • Are global supply chains still the strongest model for the future?
  • Examples for successful Re-Shoring?
  • Substitution: Where can Stainless gain new applications?
  • Will automotive ever recover to previous levels?
  • Section 232 vs. Import Quotas – Implications for Importers and Mills?
  • Is sustainability (CO2) an issue in the USA … or is this an ‘European thing’?
  • How can the Western World secure competitive raw material sources?
  • What damage is the shortage of skilled labor doing in the fabrication industry?
  • Introduction of the American Tiger: Mexico
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