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 covers product and process topics, encompassing rolled product properties, quality and applications, in addition to design, control and management of mill assets.The Conference brings together rolling practitioners, steel producers, plant designers and researchers and it provides a forum for best practices and state-of-the-art technology. It will also take a look at developments in the foreseeable future. 

Conference chairman

Pascoal José Peixoto Bordignon - CBMM - Brazilian Metallurgy and Mining Company



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

Phone: (+55 11) 4010-5100



Secretariat / general information

Vani Nascimento - vani@abmbrasil.com.br - Phone: +55 11 5534-4333 - ext. 159

Luciane Genzano - luciane@abmbrasil.com.br - Phone: +55 11 5534-4333 - ext. 116


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



Abstract submission deadline: March 1st

Notification of acceptance: March 21st / 22nd

Full paper submission: June 18th



FEES (from January 15th to April 30th, 2019)

FEES (from May 1st to August 30th, 2019)

FEES (from September 1st to October 3rd, 2019)



FEES (from January, 15th to April, 30th 2019)
Non Member ABM US$ 705
Non Member ABM Presenter US$ 638
Member ABM US$ 493
Member ABM Presenter US$ 425


FEES (from May, 1st to August, 30th 2019)
Non Member ABM US$ 747
Non Member ABM Presenter US$ 675
Member ABM US$ 522
Member ABM Presenter US$ 450


FEES (from September, 1st to  October, 3rd 2019)
Non Member ABM US$ 830
Non Member ABM Presenter US$ 750
Member ABM US$ 580
Member ABM Presenter US$ 500



International organizing committee

Name Company/Institution
Berger, Karl KB.IC Consultant, Austria 
Dornelas, Francisco Coutinho ABM, Consultant, Brazil 
Maia, Geraldo USIMINAS, Brazil 
Martins, Charles de Abreu  ArcelorMittal Tubarão, 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


Institutional support