01-04 October 2019

11th International Rolling Conference - IRC 2019


Thanks to a long and successful series, the ROLLING conferences have become the premier international event for rolling practitioners worldwide. The target audience embraces the whole metals rolling community: flat and long products rolling, hot and cold rolling and ferrous and non-ferrous rolling. The forum will cover product and process topics, encompassing rolled product properties, quality and applications, in addition to design, control and management of mill assets.The Conference will bring together rolling practitioners, steel producers, plant designers and researchers and it will provide a forum for best practices and state-of-the-art technology. It will also take a look at developments in the foreseeable future. 

We are looking forward to welcoming you in São Paulo, Brazil!

Conference chairman

Pascoal José Peixoto Bordignon - CBMM 



Avenida Profª Ida Kolb, 513 - Casa Verde - São Paulo/SP

Telephone - (+55 11) 4010-5100



Secretariat / general information

Vani Nascimento - vani@abmbrasil.com.br - Tel.: +55 11 5534-4333 - ext. 116

Luciane Genzano - luciane@abmbrasil.com.br - Tel.: +55 11 5534-4333 - ext. 159


Submit your paper

Topics – Ferrous and Non Ferrous

  • Hot Strip Mills
  • Steckel Mills
  • Plate Mills
  • Rolling Mills for Long Products, including Pipes and Tubes
  • Thin Slab Rolling
  • Strip Cold Rolling, Annealing and Coating Processes
  • Thermomechanical Processes, TMCP
  • Mathematical Modeling and Simulation
  • New Rolling Processes
  • Flat Products, including Coated Products: development, properties and applications
  • Long Products, including Pipes and Tubes: development, properties and applications
  • Automation, Measurements and Control Technology


Steps for submission

Coming soon


Important dates:

Abstract submission deadline: March 1st

Notification of acceptance: March 21st / 22nd

Full paper submission: June 18th



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International organizing committee




Berger, Karl

KB.IC Consultant, Austria

Castro, Eduardo Cortes de

CSN, Brazil

Dornelas, Francisco Coutinho

ABM, Consultant, Brazil

Maia, Geraldo


Martins, Charles de Abreu 

ArcelorMittal Tubarão, Brazil

Medeiros, Iran Oliveira de

ArcelorMittal Long Products, Brazil

Noldin, José Henrique

LHOIST, Belgium

Silveira, José Herbert Dolabela da

Gerdau, Brazil

International scientific committee

Chairman - Ronaldo Barbosa - Federal University of Minas Gerais - UFMG, Brazil 

Name Company/Institution
Chang, Hee Yim  POSTECH, Korea
Shang, Chengjia Beijing University of Science and Technology, China   
Ibabe, Jose Rodriguez  CEIT, Spain 
Jonas, John J. McGill University, Canada   
Kiefer,Thomas  Dillinger, Germany 
Manohar, Murali  ArcelorMittal Global R&D Chicago, USA    
Oliveira, Tarcisio  Aperam, Brazil 
   Salinas, Jorge Ternium, Mexico
Samanta, Sandip Primetals Technologies Limited, UK
Siciliano, Fulvio  Dynamic Systems Inc., USA
Speer, John  Colorado School of Mines, USA  
Turchetto, Michele Danieli, Italy


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Institutional support