8th ECIC & 9th ICSTI 2022
The two independent congresses, the European Coke and lronmaking Congress (ECIC) and the International Conference on Science and Technology of Ironmaking (ICSTI), were successfully held as joint events in Bremen this year.
Together, the two events covered all areas of ironmaking, including pre-production steps such as iron ore agglomeration and cokemaking.
The 8th ECIC focused more on practical, operational results, and plant engineering, while the 9th ICSTI focused more on basic research and evaluation.
Both events provided a forum to discuss best practices and state-of-the-art, new developments, novel ideas, and research results.
There were over 200 experts in attendance. In addition, an exhibition area brought together major equipment suppliers to the iron and coke industry.
Scope and Topics
The 8th ECIC and 9th ICSTI had bring together a wide range of experts, coming from plant operation, plant suppliers, universities and research institutes, who share expertise in
- Blast furnace ironmaking
- Direct reduction
- Smelting reduction
- Industry 4.0 in ironmaking