Great Designs in Steel

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 | 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Laurel Manor Conference Center, Livonia, Michigan

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Please contact Petrina Edmondson to register.



The Steel Market Development Institute invites you to showcase your company’s latest automotive steel technologies by reserving your exhibit space at the 18th Annual Great Designs in Steel seminar, taking place Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at Laurel Manor Conference Center in Livonia, Michigan.

No other event in the world brings together the automotive and steel industries in one place like Great Designs in Steel. Comprised of more than 30 technical presentations and 25 state-of-the-art displays, Great Designs in Steel is the most respected forum for engineers on the subject of automotive steels. The call for exhibitor sponsors is your chance to be part of this exciting event.

Great Designs in Steel provides valuable insight on the latest trends and applications in new cars and trucks from engineering, design, technology, policy and academic leaders. This all-day, multi-track program will feature industry topics on advanced high-strength steels, and automotive design and manufacturing technologies while discussing the performance, value and sustainability benefits of steel.

For more information on becoming an exhibit sponsor, please contact Gary Mason at 248.945.4763.


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GDIS is sponsored by SMDI investors:

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