Dr. Jacques CHARLES, Ugine&ALZ (ArcelorMittal Group), France
"Nitrogen: the key element which made duplex stainless steels a success story - a question of phase stability, corrosion, welding approaches and new developed grades with Mn instead of Ni alloying"

Prof. Hannu HÄNNINEN, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
"Hydrogen embrittlement of steels"

Prof. Dr. med. Thomas KRAUS, Institute and Out-patient Clinic for Occupational Medicine, Universitätsklinikum Aachen, Germany
"Working environment and toxicology of Mn containing steel fumes"

Prof. Dag NOREUS, Department of Physical, Inorganic and Structural Chemistry, Stockholm University, Sweden
"Hydrogen storage in interstitial batteries alloys - A key to future vehicles"

Prof. Veena SAHAJWALLA, Centre for Sustainable Materials Research & Technology, School of Materials Science & engineering, University of New South Wales, Australia
"Sustanable processing of steel"

Prof. Marcel A. J. SOMERS, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark
"Surface engineering of stainless steels with interstitials"

Prof. Bo SUNDMAN, Thermo-Calc AB and Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden
IAS 2010