Stahlinstitut VDEh – 28.05.2020

Cokemaking - 4th International Seminar

Dec 7th, 2020 – Dec 10th, 2020seminar in english

• Maintenance and operating staff

• Supervisors responsible for decisions on metallurgy, energy, purchasing and environmental protection

• Raw material and energy trading and purchasing staff

The seminar places the emphasis on quality of raw materials and on modern processes and methods of coke making. Lectures on iron and steel making, environmental aspects, refractories and by-products round off the programme.

Note: Both during lectures and discussions, as well as in the breaks of the seminar, our guidelines on adherence to cartel-law regulations shall be followed.

Directed by

Peter Liszio, KBS Schwelgern
Viktor Stiskala, thyssenkrupp Steel Europe

Cooperation Partner

VDKF – Association of German Cokemaking Experts

Registration Fee

EUR 990,00* registration fee VAT-free plus EUR 260,00 conference package (total EUR 1.250,00*)

EUR 1.190,00 registration fee VAT-free plus EUR 260,00 conference package (total EUR 1.450,00)

* for employees of member companies and individual members of the Steel Institute VDEh and for scientific staff of universities.

The conference package includes food and beverages during the seminar (incl. 19 % VAT).

A free withdrawal from the seminar is possible until two weeks prior to the start. Then, 25% of the seminar fee must be paid. The total registration amount will be charged for no show or cancellation from the first day of the event. The participant resp. his company also has to bear the cancellation costs of the seminar hotel.


Production of Iron and Steel / Blast Furnace Process / Coal Formation, Mining and Beneficiation / Coal Quality / Coal Blending / Coal to Coke Transformation / Coke Quality / Coke Oven Machine Management / Battery Heating / Coke Quenching / Coke Oven Life Prolongation / Refractory Technology – Coke Oven Lining / Shut Down Principles / Team Work: Shut down your Coking Plant! / By Product Plant Operation / Outlook – Future Aspects of Coke Making / Coking Plant Tour at KBS Schwelgern, Duisburg

Venue / Seminar Hotel

IntercityHotel Duisburg

Mercatorstraße 57

47051 Duisburg, Germany

The Steel Academy will automatically make a room booking for the participants at the art’otel Cologne from the 7th to 10th of December 2020 for a special rate of EUR 110,00 per night incl. breakfast. The hotel room bill will be settled by you upon departure. Please advise at registration, if you do not need a room or whether you would like to stay longer in the hotel.

Your contact person

Peter Schmieding

Peter Schmieding

Head of Steel Academy

Stahlinstitut VDEh
Sohnstraße 65
40237 Düsseldorf

Telefon: +49 211 6707-478