17th Arab Steel Summit

Arab Iron and Steel Union is organizing its annual conference, “17th Arab Steel Summit,” on 14 -15 October 2024, in Doha, Qatar, at Sheraton Doha Hotel. Which is of particular importance in light of the economic, geopolitical, and climatic changes that the world is witnessing. In addition to their ample impact on the iron and steel industry in the Arab world and globally, it is considered one of the strategic and primary industries in light of efforts to raise the contribution of the mining and the iron and steel sector level to the gross domestic product.

This industry also has a pivotal impact on economic development because it is closely linked to many other ones with high benefits, such as the automobile industry, shipbuilding, pipelines, the oil sector, food packaging, and water transport, not to mention the increase in new job opportunities that it can provide directly and indirectly.

In conjunction with the work of the conference, the Arab Iron and Steel Union is organizing the “International Iron and Steel Exhibition 2024”, which will constitute a suitable space for all actors in the iron and steel sector and modern technologies and technical solutions that help develop and diversify the iron and steel industry productivity. In addition to being the appropriate place for producers to meet institutions and companies active in the iron and steel trade field and technologists.


Why do you participate in the conference?

Meet key producers

At the conference, you will meet all the main producers in the Arab world and know about their future plans and how to overcome the difficulties.

Steel markets in Arab countries

This is your opportunity to learn about the steel markets through the participation of major Arab and international companies.

A look at the present and future of the steel industry

Know about the present and future of the iron and steel industry in the Middle East and North Africa.

Get documented production and consumption rates from AISU

Our experts will share short- and long-term trends in steel consumption and production in Arab countries.

Green Steel

Find out what's on the horizon for producing carbon-free steel using green hydrogen and clean energy.

Latest steel industry technology

You will meet with the leading steel technology producers in the world to make the best decisions for the development of your plant.

Announcing the three best Arab scientific research in the iron and steel industry


Within the framework of the objectives of the Arab Iron and Steel Union seeking to build bridges of cooperation between universities, Arab research centers and steel factories in the Arab world, the Union announces the opening of nominations for the best Arab scientific research in the field of iron and steel for the year 2024 and invites all researchers from universities, institutes, research centers and specialists from Iron and steel companies in the Arab countries to provide scientific research that works within the scope of developing the iron and steel industry in the Arab world.

First Award

Second Award

Third Award

Conference agenda

The agenda of the 17th Arab Steel Summit includes working papers from senior experts in the iron and steel industry in the Arab countries and from major Arab and international bodies and organizations.

Language of the conference is Arabic

13 October , 2024

18:00 - 21:00 Registration for the 16th Arab Steel Summit

14 October , 2024

9:00 - 10:00 Opening session

Under the patronage of H.E. the Minister of State for Energy Affairs - Qatar

H.E.Eng. Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi

Opening session

Dr. Kamel Djoudi

Secretary General of AISU

Mr. Awwad Al-Khaldi

Chairman of AISU

Mr. Abdul Rahman Al Abdullah

CEO - Qatar Steel

Opinions of participants in 16th Arab Steel Summit

Subscription fee


– Participation in the 17th Arab Steel Summit

– Participation in the International Iron and Steel Exhibition.

– A bag containing conference attachments

– Lunch and dinner invitation on October 14-15, 2024

– Coffee break during breaks on conference days

– For groups, please contact via email: [email protected]

Sponsorship and exhibition

To participate in the sponsorship or the accompanying International Iron and Steel Exhibition 2024 Please contact: [email protected]


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