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Stainless Steel World Americas offers a professional platform to connect our stainless community members. Subject matter experts from across North and South America as well as other parts of the globe will join together to expand their industry network and to stay informed about the latest technologies in the field of Corrosion Resistant Alloys.

Chairman Fred Schweighardt

Chairman Fred Schweighardt invites you to attend Stainless Steel World Americas

It is my pleasure to be the incoming Chairman of the 2016 Stainless Steel World Americas Conference and Exhibition. The Stainless Steel World Americas Conference is an important event for people across a variety of industries including oil & gas, chemical & petrochemical and power generation to network, share knowledge and learn something new.

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End users, consultants, EPC companies, procurement managers, engineers, distributors, manufacturers, and suppliers will come together on November 9th & 10th, 2016 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas. The exhibition and conference will feature plenary presentations, workshops, and an action-packed exhibition floor featuring a Speakers’ Corner. Stainless Steel World Americas is relevant to attendees across various industries.
  • Oil & Gas
  • Water & Wastewater
  • Chemical Processing
  • Mining
  • Pulp & Paper
  • Petrochemical
  • Power Generation
  • Industrial Processing
  • Food & Beverage
  • Pharmaceutical


The 2016 Stainless Steel World Americas Conference will be held over two exciting days. Each program day of the Stainless Steel World Americas Conference will begin with a series of dynamic plenary lectures presented by high profile end-users, EPCs and professionals in the oil & gas, chemical & petrochemical and energy sectors. Topics will focus on hot-button issues along with always-relevant subjects such as the stainless steel selection process and CRAs’ importance in various applications.

After the last plenary lecture on each morning there will be a coffee break followed by paper sessions where a variety of topics, as selected by our highly esteemed steering committee, will be covered including welding, clad piping, new stainless steel grades, CRA innovations, etc. For those in attendance there will be lots of opportunities for collaboration and learning new things!


The conference will be further complemented by the exhibition, where manufacturers, suppliers, fabricators and distributors from around North America and the rest of the world will showcase their latest products and establish business relationships for the years ahead.
Whether you are long-time participants or are considering attending for the first time, you will encounter a high level of expertise and networking opportunities all presented in an informal, friendly and social atmosphere aimed at exchanging useful information. It is an important event not to be missed!

For more information about the conference and expo, please contact

Mr. Josh Gillen
Office: +1 416-361-7030
Mobile: +1 647-983-7030
Email: j.gillen@kci-world.com
Candace Allison
Office: +1 416-361-7030
Email: c.allison@kci-world.com

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