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Programme Schedule

Sunday 24th May 2015

10:00 - 20:00Pre-Registration
18:30 - 21:00Welcome Reception

Monday 25th May 2015

Opening Session

09:00 - 09: 10SEAISI Chairman’s Opening Address
09:10 - 09:40Ministerial Address/ Official Opening
09:40 - 09:50Award Presentation
09:50 - 10:20 Tour of Exhibition Area/ Coffee Break

Keynote Session: Creating and Delivering Value in ASEAN Steel Industry

10:20 - 10:50Mr. T.V. Narendran, Managing Director of Tata
Steel (India and South East Asia)
10:50 - 11:20 Mr. Steve Hamer, Chief Executive of Arrium
Steel, Australia
11:20 - 11: 50Dr. Edwin Basson, Director General of World
Steel Association
11:50 – 12:30 CEO Panel Discussion
12:30 – 13:30Lunch Break

Session 1: Regional Developments

13:30 – 14:50Paper Presentations
14:50 – 15:10Panel Discussion / Q&A

Session 2: Strategic Challenges & Opportunities

15:10 – 16:30Paper Presentations
16:30 – 16:50Panel Discussion / Q&A
16:50 – 17:10Coffee Break

Session 3: Country Reports I

17:10 – 18:10Paper Presentations
19:00 – 22:00Welcome Dinner

Tuesday 26th May 2015

Session 4: Country Reports II

09:00 – 10:15Paper Presentations
10:15 – 11:00Coffee Break
11:00 – 13:00Session 5A: New Technology
Session 5B: Product Development
13:00 – 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 – 16:00Session 6A: Process Improvement
Session 6B: Quality Improvement
16:00 – 16:20Coffee Break
16:20 – 18:20Session 7A: Technology Development
Session 7B: Environmental Management

 Wednesday 27th May 2015

09:00 – 10:40Session 8A: Plant Management
Session 8B: Raw Materials

 Thursday 28th May 2015

Plant Tour: 8:00 - 18:00

Route 2: Grandspan Development Corp. & Steel Asia Manufacturing Corp.

In 1996, the SteelAsia Manufacturing Corporation is established and erects the largest and first modern steel bar facility in the country in Bulacan. At present, SteelAsia supplies more than half of the country’s 2.5 million MT of steel bar needs, including more than 60% of the country’s steel bar needs for infrastructure. With innovation and continuous improvement as mantra, SteelAsia created an offsite fabrication (Cut & Bend services) that promote cost savings, quality and precision, and management ease and convenience to their customers.

Plant Tour: 8:00 - 18:00

Route 3: MHPS (Philippines) Inc. & Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific Company of Manila, Inc.

Founded in November 1989, MHPS-PHL formerly Babcock-Hitachi (Philippines), Inc. (BHPI), is a joint venture company between Babcock-Hitachi K.K. of Japan (BHK), a world renowned boiler manufacturer, and Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific Company of Manila, Inc. (AG&P), a heavy metal fabricator & power/industrial plant construction company. The facility is located in the Municipality of Bauan, Batangas, Philippines, approximately 16 km from Batangas City and about 130 km. South of Manila.

10:40 – 11:00Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:20Session 9A: New Steel Applications
Session 9B: Energy Reduction
12:20 – 13:20Lunch Break
13:20 – 15:00Session 10A: Operation Excellence
Session 10B: Cost Reduction
15:00 – 15:20Coffee Break
15:20 – 16:20Session 11A: Cost Reduction
Session 11B: Quality Improvement
16:20 – 18:00Session 12A: Operation Excellence
Session 12B: Health and Safety Management

Thursday 28th May 2015

Plant Tour: 7:00 - 19:00
Route 1: Keppel Subic Shipyard & Subic Free Port Zone

Keppel Subic Shipyard (formerly Subic Shipyard and Engineering, Inc.) is a shipyard serving ocean going vessels of up to 340,000 dwt. It provides repair, conversion and building services, tank cleaning, internal tank coating as well as voyage repairs for internal tanks using ultra high pressure. It also undertakes steel fabrication for land based and marine or offshore structures.

Subic Bay Freeport Zone (SBFZ), which is known simply as Subic Bay, is the Philippines' first successful case of a military base
converted through volunteerism into a tax- and duty-free zone similar to Hong Kong and Singapore, operated and managed by
the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority or SBMA. It covers the fenced area of the former U.S. Naval Base Subic Bay located in the
southwest of Luzon Island in the Philippines and surrounded by the municipalities of Subic and Olongapo City in Zambales and
Hermosa and Morong in Bataan.

Plant Tour: 8:00 - 18:00
Route 2: Grandspan Development Corp. & Steel Asia
Manufacturing Corp.

Grandspan Development Corp. started in 1979 at a 35 hectare compound in Binangonan, Rizal. The STEEL PLANT produces at
least 150 metric tons per day of built-up structural steel beams, trusses, conveyor and other related equipment, as well as special
tanks and vessels as per customer's specifications. Its 32,000 square meter fabrication plant produces 24,000 metric tons of
fabricated steel structures per annum.

Plant Tour: 8:00 - 18:00
Route 3: MHPS (Philippines) Inc. & Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific
Company of Manila, Inc.

Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific is an industrial process outsourcing (IPO) company providing fabrication and assembly, modularization
and asset management services to the oil & gas, mining, power and civil infrastructure sectors. The company operates
one of the largest steel fabrication and assembly yards in Southeast Asia with a capacity of 120,000 metric tons of
fabricated steel per annum.


Dress Code
Male – Long sleeve shirt with long pants
Female – Long sleeve shirt with long pants and covered flat shoes

Advertising, Sponsorship & Exhibition Opportunities

Sponsorship & Exhibition will distinguish your company from your competitors and are the perfect ways of ensuring delegates remember your company after the event. By sponsoring and exhibiting, you will have the opportunity to reach the decision makers, senior level iron & steel executives and industry analysts directly. SEAISI has a wide range of sponsorship packages that fit your
specific marketing strategy. In addition, we have also a variety of advertising opportunities including souvenir programme advertisement, conference bag insertion and banner display which offer you greater exposure and reach.

If you need further information about advertising, sponsorship and exhibition opportunities, please contact

Mr. Eric Lee at +603 55191102 or email him at



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