The 14th annual Great Designs in Steel seminar, hosted by SMDI, welcomed nearly 1,300 attendees and featured more than 25 presentations....more
5/19/2011 - Steel offers solutions for the challenges facing automakers today and far into the future.
5/18/2011 - John McElroy - President of Blue Sky Productions, Host of Autoline Detroit, Autoline Daily and Autoline After Hours
5/18/2011 - An overview of steel body structure designs that reduce mass by more than 35 percent and reduce total life cycle emissions by nearly 70 percent!
5/18/2011 - Steve McCallum and Monte Taylor - General Motors Company
5/18/2011 - Sean McAlinden - Center for Automotive Research (CAR)
5/18/2011 - Shawn Morgans - Ford Motor Company
5/18/2011 - Abey Abraham - Ducker Worldwide
5/18/2011 - Priya Prasad - Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers (Please contact us for a copy of the PowerPoint)
5/18/2011 - Douglas Smith - Chrysler Group LLC
5/18/2011 - DJ Zhou – Chrysler Group LLC
5/18/2011 - Mai Huang - ArcelorMittal USA LLC
5/18/2011 - Guofei Chen – United States Steel Corporation
5/18/2011 - Gang Huang - ArcelorMittal USA LLC
5/18/2011 - Joe Meyecic – Diversified Tooling Group
5/18/2011 - Ravir Bhatnagar – ArcelorMittal USA LLC
5/18/2011 - Darryl Young – Ford Motor Company Xueyuan Nie – University of Windsor
5/18/2011 - Ming Shi – United States Steel Corporation
5/18/2011 - Todd Outman - Rotaguard
5/18/2011 - Danet Suryatama – EDAG Inc.
5/18/2011 - Luiz Lopes - Maxion-Fumagalli Automotive
5/18/2011 - Timo Faath - ThyssenKrupp Steel USA, LLC
5/18/2011 - Jody Hall - General Motors Company
5/18/2011 - Albert Sedlmaier - data M Sheet Metal Solutions GmbH
5/18/2011 - Justin Hunt– AET Integration, Inc.
5/18/2011 - Mansour Mirdamadi – Dow Automotive Systems
5/18/2011 - Susan Wolf – ArcelorMittal USA LLC
5/18/2011 - Kelvin Shih – Lawrence Technological University
7/15/2015 - SMDI’s Dr. Jody Hall discusses the benefits of advanced steel in automotive manufacturing.
7/13/2015 - Social Media Campaign Highlights Steel Benefits for Consumers
7/8/2015 - SMDI's David Anderson shares his thoughts on the benefits and use of advanced high-strength steel for vehicle lightweighting.
6/15/2015 - The Nissan Murano added features and increased in size, but shed but 145 pounds thanks to high-strength steels.
6/12/2015 - SMDI's Lawrence Kavanagh and Jody Hall make a strong case for steel's continued dominance.
6/9/2015 - Conference highlights steel executives and provides forecasts and insight for the coming years
5/19/2015 - Anderson to help attendees generate insight on the automotive steel bar and rod products industry
5/13/2015 - SMDI awarded Nissan the Automotive Excellence Award for implementing AHSS to reduce mass in body-in-white structures while also reducing cost.
5/13/2015 - Statistical analysis proves efficacy of data as automotive design tool