ICRJ 2024

8th International Conference on Refractories, Jamshedpur

  • Mar 14-15
  • The Wave International
    Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India
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The International Conference on Refractory Jamshedpur (ICRJ) is organized by the Indian Ceramic Society, Jamshedpur Chapter in association with Tata Steel. It serves as a global hub for cutting-edge insights and advancements in refractory technology. With a legacy spanning 16 years, ICRJ has emerged as a confluence of industry titans, manufacturers, researchers, and end-users. The conference provides a dynamic stage for delving into challenges, fostering collaboration, and disseminating knowledge defining the forefront of refractory innovation. As we gear up for the 8th edition in March 2024, get ready to witness an unparalleled gathering of professionals from around the globe to share innovations in refractory, metallurgy, and related fields.

Join this exclusive forum where thought leaders converge to explore the latest developments in the field of Research, application practices, refractory recycling, energy conservation, carbon footprint reduction, raw material scenarios, and various other interesting subjects. Elevate your understanding, engage in technical exchanges, and contribute to a collective vision that shapes the trajectory of our industry.

Welcome to

ICRJ 2024

Key Highlights

Industry Insight

Gain valuable perspectives from industry leaders, foster collaboration and lead the Refractory community at large.

Cutting Edge Research

Explore the latest breakthroughs in refractory technology through insightful presentations and interactive sessions.

Networking Opportunities

Connect with professionals, build lasting relationships, and expand your professional network.

Key Speakers

Andus Buhr

Global Technical Director- Almatis , GmBH, Frankfurt, Germany

Marcus Gassman

Tech/Commercial Dir, Flow control mechanics – Vesuvius Group SA

Rolf Lamm

Consultant for Minteq International GmbH, Germany, EX-Managing Director

Kazushi Akagi

Corporate Officer & General Manager of Iron Making and Coke Oven Division of Krosaki Harima , Japan

Takayuki Matsunaga

General Manager- R&D Continuous casting, Shinagawa Refractories Co. LTD

Mr. Oliver Drees

Head of group refractory design- thyssenkrupp Uhde GmbH, Dortmund, Germany

Our Sponsors

  • Platinum
  • Gold
  • Silver
Saint Gobain
Manthab Ceramic
Orind Special Refractories
RS Refractories