The Instituto Argentino de Siderurgia invites you to the 24th IAS Steel Conference which will include topics ranging from raw materials to end-products, including sessions on Safety and Environment and with a special emphasis on "Steel Industry 4.0", one of the greatest interests for the steel community.

The Conference will be enhanced with the EXPO IAS 2022 to the Steel Industry at which companies will have the opportunity to share their latest developments and products. The Exhibit area will be a key point of the Conference. The exhibition will run throughout the event.

The Conference will be held from Tuesday, 25th to Thursday 27th October 2022 in Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina.

Pre-conference courses will take place on Monday, 24th September and will be delivered by internationally renowned speakers who will deal with different aspects of the steelmaking process; and the traditional plant tours will take place on Friday 28th October.

is located in the southeast of South America. It is the country chosen to host the event. For more information about Argentina, visas and how to get from Ezeiza to Rosario, click here: Argentina

has been named host city of the event. It is located in central-eastern Argentina, in Santa Fe province and is the third most populous city. Learn more about this city by clicking here: Rosario


The 24th IAS Steel Conference 2022 is the place for speakers to share ideas, experiences and knowledge of the industry. Thus, we invite you to submit your abstracts for consideration. IAS offers two opportunities to participate in the conference. Choose the option that best suits your objectives and available resources.

- Option 1: Abstract + Technical Paper + PowerPoint
- Option 2: Abstract + PowerPoint

Both the full papers and the PowerPoint slides will be included in the Proceedings of the event.

PLEASE NOTE! Presentations without a corresponding paper will not be eligible for any IAS Awards or Recognition.

Abstracts will be organized into the following sessions:

- Ironmaking
- Steelmaking
- Rolling
- Processing, Products and Applications
- Maintenance and Automation
- Safety and Environmental Issues
- Industry 4.0

The abstract must be written in English and it must provide sufficient information for a fair assessment including the objective of the paper, the methodology used and the conclusions or results of the work.

Submit abstracts online HERE

The full paper or PowerPoint can be written in Spanish or English.

Student Papers
Undergraduate students are specially invited to present university projects or co-op experiences on any of the subjects listed above.

- Abstract submission is: 8th April 2022.
- Full paper submission is: 6th May 2022.
- PPT submission is: 13th May 2022.

All accepted papers and presentations will be published in the proceedings. Publishing rights of the written final papers and presentations are exclusively reserved to the Instituto Argentino de Siderurgia (IAS).

The official languages of the event are Spanish and English. A simultaneous translation service (Spanish/ English - English/Spanish) will be provided.