15th Annual Great Designs in Steel Seminar - May 11...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
4/28/2016 - Talk focused on advantages of steel over alternative materials.
4/20/2016 - The trend toward higher than expected use of AHSS is one indicator of the high value of steel.
2/15/2016 - SMDI's Lawrence W. Kavanagh, agrees with Christopher Grundler, EPA, in recognizing we can't look at auto regulations from "a tailpipe standard-setting point of view."
1/14/2016 - Mike Sweers, chief engineer for the 2016 Toyota Tacoma pickup, said his team turned to steel to improve body and frame rigidity and strength while reducing mass.
1/12/2016 - Awards honor champions for their innovative use of advanced high-strength steel for environmental sustainability.
1/12/2016 - Production emissions are an important environmental consideration because in addition to the widespread adoption of AHSS, OEMs are also considering alternative materials.
11/6/2015 - SMDI's Dave Anderson discusses Current Applications of FutureSteelVehicle Technologies at upcoming FABTECH in guest blog post.
11/2/2015 - AIST interview with SMDI President, Lawrence W. Kavanagh.
9/3/2015 - Presentation focused on life cycle emissions considerations in vehicle regulations.