Forging a Sustainable Future Together and Accelerating the Green Industrial Revolution

UK Metals Expo is the NEW event bringing the entire metals supply chain together with the engineering and manufacturing sector. From primary metal manufacture to supply chain management, processing metals, metal fabrication, machinery, engineering, surface coatings and recycling.

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Exhibitors and Partners include:

Source a wide range of materials from leading metal stockholders & distributors.
Learn about the new technology, machinery, tools, training and services.
Connect with all the market experts under one roof.
Nothing beats meeting face-to-face, seeing solutions first-hand, talking through business opportunities & making connections.

UK Metals Expo is a free to attend annual event that aims to:

  • Foster relationships and maximise opportunities across the metals supply chains.
  • Advance education, share best practices, and drive innovation in the industry.
  • Position the metals industry in the circular economy.
  • Showcase top solutions across the supply chain.

4 Topical Seminar Theatres

In addition to hundreds of exhibitors, UK Metals Expo features a conference programme with over 50 sessions across 4 seminar theatres.

The free to attend programme is a very efficient way to review best practices across sectors, identify new industrial and commercial opportunities, source new ideas and connect with more than 100 leading practitioners and experts.

2022 Speakers included:

UK Metals Expo benefits from full endorsement and collaboration from the UK Metals Council, its member trade associations and numerous other industry bodies. Under the leadership of Lord Rupert Redesdale as the conference chair, the event’s impact will be felt year-round through the in-depth discussion and presentation of major initiatives, challenges, and successes in the show floor theatres.

The conference programme includes the opportunity for you to meet with top industry experts, peers and numerous leading suppliers. They will share knowledge, experiences and best practice, and unveil the latest technology available right now.

Stephen Kinnock is the Labour MP for Aberavon
Labour MP
Mark White
Executive Director
Tim Hope, Chief Technologist – Metallics at GKN Aerospace
Chief Technologist – Metallics
GKN Aerospace
Rory Bergin, Partner, Sustainable Futures at HTA Design LLP
Partner, Sustainable Futures
HTA Design LLP
Brian Cantor - University of Bradford Vice Chancellor
Professor of Materials
Oxford and Brunel Universities
Jaimie Johnston, Head of Global Systems at Bryden Wood and Design Lead for the UK Construction Innovation Hub
Director, Head of Global Systems
Bryden Wood
Dr Pam Murrell, Chief Executive, the Cast Metals Federation
Chief Executive
The Cast Metals Federation
Nancy Badoo, Associate Director of The Steel Construction Institute (SCI)
Associate Director
Steel Construction Institute
Lee Adcock, Environment and Sustainability Director at British Steel
Environment and Sustainability Director
British Steel
Chris MacDonald, Chief Executive Officer Materials Processing Institute
Chief Executive Officer
Materials Processing Institute
Neil Glover, Head of Materials Research, Rolls-Royce
Head of Materials Research
John O'Maoileoin – Group Global Sustainability Director at CANPACK Group
Group Global Sustainability Director
Alan Banks, UK Lightweight Innovations Manager at Ford Motor Company
UK Lightweight Innovations Manager
Ford Motor Company
kunal sinha, Head of Global Recycling, Glencore
Global Head of Recycling
Alison Jones, Senior Vice President, Global Circular Economy, Stellantis
Senior Vice President, Global Circular Economy
Leighton John
Director of Operations
The Royal Mint

The UK Metals Industry is:

Metals Companies
Metals Direct Employees
Metals Jobs Supported
Metals Industry Turnover
Metals GDP
Metals Employment Cost

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