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BSSA Conference 2016

Wednesday 18th May 2016 to Thursday 19th May 2016

East Midlands Conference Centre

Stainless Steel in Architecture, Building and Infrastructure

18th - 19th May

East Midlands Conference Centre

University Park, Beeston, The University of Nottingham, NG7 2RJ

Save the dates for the BSSA Conference 2016, a 2 day event showcasing stainless steels in all their forms and the key roles they play in Architecture, Building and Infrastructure.

Conference Themes

  • Urbanisation - Opportunities for Stainless Steel
  • RIBA CPD - Designing Building Exteriors in Stainless Steel
  • Stainless Steel Building Exteriors
  • The Broad Use of Stainless Steel in Urban Environments
  • Resources for Architects and Lecturers
  • Stainless Steel Surface Finishes
  • Structural Stainless Steel
  • Stainless Steel in Infrastructure
  • The Sustainability of Stainless Steel

Speakers Include

  • L. William Zahner – A. Zahner Co.
  • Joern Teipel – Outokumpu
  • Hari Phillips - Bell Phillips Architects
  • Markus Moll – SMR GmbH.
  • Nancy Baddoo – Steel Construction Institute
  • Anthony Bean - Mace Group
  • Catherine Houska - TMR Stainless
  • Nicole Kinsman - IMOA (International Molybdenum Association)
  • John Rowe - ISSF (International Stainless Steel Forum)
  • Dr Stephen Jones - Outokumpu
  • Bertrand Lemoine - Aperam/ACIER Architectural Magazine
  • Mariana Perez de Oliveira - CBMM
  • Jonathan McCray - ARUP
  • Peter McDermott - Ancon Building Products
  • Nigel Ward - Nickel Institute
  • Tim Childs - Rimex Metals UK

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Who should attend?

Manufacturers, Fabricators, Processors, Distributors, Architects, Designers, Specifiers, Structural Engineers, Students & Lecturers

Spring Dinner

There will be a drinks reception & 3 course dinner on the evening of the 18th May, giving members, speakers, sponsors and delegates the chance to network and relax. The drinks reception will take place on the Mezzanine Floor of the Orchard Hotel, situated alongside the venue. Our guest speaker is Jim McClelland, a Sustainable Futurist with over 20 years’ experience of business and media in the corporate, property and built environment sectors.

Pricing as follows:


  • Delegate Fee (including lunch on both days): £250.00 (+ VAT) - Students: £150.00 (+ VAT)

Spring Dinner and Reception Drinks

  • Dinner and Reception Drinks: £75 (+ VAT)

Reception Drinks: 19:00

Dinner: 20:00

Dress Code: Lounge Suit


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For assistance please contact Kate Vale on 0114 292 2636 or email admin@bssa.org.uk.

It is regretted that after the 8th April 2016 there will be no refunds (including accommodation), but a company may arrange for an alternative person to attend.

Programme, speakers and pricing subject to change.



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